Care Planning Course for Health Care and Support Workers in Scotland

Care Planning Training

Welcome to our comprehensive Care Planning Course designed specifically for health care and support workers in Scotland. In the dynamic landscape of healthcare, effective care planning is crucial for providing high-quality, person-centered care that meets the standards set by the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC), National Care Standards, and the Care Inspectorate. This course aims to equip you with the knowledge and skills necessary to navigate the intricacies of care planning, ensuring the well-being and satisfaction of the individuals you support.

Learning Objectives

  • Understanding Person-centred Care
  • Compliance with Regulatory Standards
  • Creating Effective Care Plans
  • Differences in Individual Care Plans
  • Stages of Care Planning
  • Importance of Regular Updates and Reviews
  • Assessment of Care Plans

By the end of this course, you will be well-equipped to navigate the complexities of care planning, adhere to regulatory standards, and provide person-centred care that enhances the overall well-being of the individuals under your care.

Course Format

The Care Planning course will be delivered in an interactive face-to-face classroom environment. This session will include a combination of theoretical presentations, practical demonstrations, group discussions, case studies, and hands-on activities. Experienced instructors will guide participants, allowing ample opportunities to practice skills in a safe learning environment.

Assessment Methods & Certification

Participants will undergo continuous assessment during the course, which includes practical demonstrations and knowledge-based evaluations. Successful completion of the assessments will result in certification. The certification provided by our company is valid for 3 years, and participants can renew it through further training or recertification.

Additional Information

Length: The course duration is approximately 3 hours, which includes a break.

Prerequisites: No prerequisites are required for participants to enrol in this course.

Required Materials: No materials are required for attending this course.


We offer onsite training, accommodating both large and small organisations. Our experienced trainers can deliver the course at your organisation's premises, ensuring convenience and relevance to your specific care environment.

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For group bookings, please use the “book now” button below. If you prefer personalised assistance, reach out to us via phone or email, and our dedicated team will ensure your training session is tailored to your organisation's requirements and availability. For individual bookings, please check our upcoming courses.

Meeting Your Training Needs

The training offered will change over different periods of the year and in relation to changes in practice, we need to keep this fresh & up to date.