Roles & Responsibilities of a Carer Course for Health Care and Support Workers in Scotland

Roles & Reponsibilities in Care

Welcome to the Roles & Responsibilities of a Carer course designed specifically for health care and support workers in Scotland. As caregivers, you play a pivotal role in ensuring the well-being of those in your care. This comprehensive course aims to equip you with the essential knowledge and skills to navigate the complexities of your role effectively.

Learning Objectives

  • Defensible Documentation
  • Safe and Professional Work Policies and Procedures
  • Care Standards as a Working Document
  • Confidentiality
  • Employer's Rights
  • Employee's Responsibilities and Conduct
  • Effective Record Keeping
  • Accident, Incident, and Complaint Writing

By the end of this course, you will be well-versed in these key areas, enabling you to provide care that is not only compassionate but also adheres to best practices, professional standards, and legal requirements, ultimately benefiting both the individuals in your care and the healthcare system as a whole.

Course Format

The Roles & Responsibilities of a Carer 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. This course is certified by The CPD Group and is worth 4 credits.

Additional Information

Length: The course duration is approximately 7 hours, which includes breaks and a lunch period.

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.

Ready to book your training session?

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.