Ideal for apprentices studying Part of the Level 3 Diploma for Children’s Care, Learning and Development (Wales), this module focuses on implementing duty of care in health, social care or children and young people’s settings.
The Principles for Implementing Duty of Care in Health, Social Care or Children and Young People's Settings (Wales) course will also benefit anyone wishing to know more about the safe practice of duty of care.
A ‘duty of care’ is a requirement to exercise a reasonable degree of attention and caution to avoid negligence which would lead to the harming of other people.
This module will introduce learners to duty of care and how it contributes to safe practice; conflicts or dilemmas that may arise between an individual’s rights and the duty of care; and complaints which may be received and how to respond to them.
On completion of this module, learners will:
- Understand how duty of care contributes to safe practice;
- Know how to address conflicts or dilemmas that may arise between an individual’s rights and the duty of care; and
- Know how to respond to complaints.
Areas covered include:
- Understand How Duty of Care Contributes to Safe Practice
- Conflicts between Individual Rights and Duty of Care
- Responding to Complaints
This Principles for Implementing Duty of Care in Health, Social Care or Children and Young People's Settings (Wales) course is primarily aimed at apprentices; however, it will benefit anyone wishing to know more about the safe practice of duty of care.
Approximately 30 minutes. 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.
On completion of this course you will be able to print a Virtual College certificate.
There are no specific entry requirements for this course.