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Domiciliary Care Refresher Course

Package Price (incl. VAT)£19.95



Domiciliary Care Refresher Course: Module 1 (Keywords)

This module is designed to refresh the readers’ understanding of keywords related to domiciliary care, including:
- Equality
- Diversity
- Inclusion
- Discrimination
- Respect
- Dignity
- Duty of Care
- Record Keeping

Domiciliary Care Refresher Course: Module 2 (Health & Safety)

This module covers key legislation and procedure related to:
- Health and Safety
- Risk assessments
- Lone Worker Policy
- Fire safety
- First Aid
- Basic Life Support (Including CPR)
- Falls Prevention

Domiciliary Care Refresher Course: Module 3 (Hygiene)

This module covers key food hygiene, personal hygiene and infection control matters related to domiciliary care, including:
- Employer/ employee duties and legislation
- Who is vulnerable to food poisoning?
- Four C’s of Food Safety
- How can we promote cleanliness?
- Safe cooking
- Chilling/ storing
- Cross-contamination
- Difficulties faced in clients’ homes
- Personal hygiene
- Key principles of infection control
- Chain of infection
- Common bad practice

Domiciliary Care Refresher Course: Module 4 (Dementia and Challenging Behaviour)

This module is designed to refresh the readers’ ability to manage challenging behaviour in dementia sufferers.
This module includes:
- Introduction to dementia
- Nutrition and hydration
- Behaviour that challenges
- Violence and aggression
- The Mental Capacity Act (MCA)
- Positive Behaviour Support (PBS)
- Person-centred care
- Effective communication

Domiciliary Care Refresher Course: Module 5 (Safeguarding)

This module aims to refresh the reader’s understanding of their role in the safeguarding procedure of vulnerable adults and children.
It includes:
- Definition of Safeguarding
- Who is at risk of abuse?
- Definition of abuse
- Types of abuse
- Signs of abuse in adults and children
- Your responsibilities
- Responding to disclosures
- Reporting concerns
- Documentation
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