Personal Development in Health, Social Care or Children's and Young People's Settings

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Course Overview

It is important that everyone working within health, social care or children’s and young people’s settings is able to evaluate their own competence and personal development aspirations.

As a result, this course has been designed for health and social care workers operating in a wide variety of health and social care settings. It provides learners with the knowledge and skills required to promote personal development.

On completion, learners will have an increased understanding of what is required for competence in their own work role and be able to reflect and evaluate on their own practice. Learners will also learn how to make the best use of learning opportunities and reflective practice to develop their own practice.

On completion of this Virtual College course learners will be able to:

  • Know what is required for competence in your own work role
  • Be able to reflect on your own practice
  • Be able to evaluate you own practice
  • Be able to agree a personal development plan
  • Be able to make the best use of learning opportunities and reflective practice to be able to develop your own practice

The content of this course has been mapped to the underpinning knowledge within the following units on the Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF):

Engage in personal development in health, social care or children’s and young people’s settings

This unit is a mandatory unit within the following qualification: 
Level 3 Diploma in Health and Social Care (Adults) for England 
Level 3 Diploma for the Children and Young People's Workforce

Principles of personal development in adult social care settings (Level 3)

This unit is a mandatory unit within the following qualification: 
Level 3 Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care

Introduction to personal development in health, social care or children's and young people’s settings

This unit is a mandatory unit within the following qualifications:
Level 2 Diploma in Health and Social Care (Adults) for England 
Level 2 Certificate for the Children & Young People's Workforce

Principles of personal development in adult social care settings (Level 2)

This unit is a mandatory unit within the following qualifications:
Level 2 Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care

For a full list of qualifications in which these units are mandatory please click here:

For more information about this or any of our courses mapped to the QCF please contact us on the details provided below.

Course Details

Lesson Plan

Areas covered include:

  • Welcome and Learning Outcomes
  • Know What is Required for Competence in Your Work Role
  • Adopt Reflective Practice
  • Evaluate Your Own Practice
  • Agree a Personal Development Plan
  • Utilise Learning Opportunities and Reflective Practice

Accreditation

The content of this Virtual College course has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines

Certification

On completion of this course you will be able to download a Virtual College certificate.

Duration

Approximately 1 hour. The length of time taken depends entirely on how quickly you can study and absorb the material. You can proceed as quickly or slowly as you like, and there is no limit on how long you can take to do the course.

Target Audience

This course is aimed at those working within health and social care including professional care and support workers and practitioners.

Entry Requirements

There are no specific entry requirements for this course.