Care Planning

Principles of Care Planning is a nationally accredited qualification which provides an understanding of care plans and how to evaluate plans and processes.

Course Content

  • Understand care plans and how to evaluate plans and processes
  • Investigate cleaning principles and how they are applied
  • Cover a variety of topics fundamental to working in care
  • Focus person-centred care, safe working practices, duty of care and safeguarding

Care workers play a key role in ensuring their residents/patients are treated with a friendly and caring approach. Care workers have the ability to relate to people from a variety of backgrounds. After an investigation from the Care Quality Commission revealed that 424 out of 1,357 services in England are rated ‘inadequate’, the need for high-quality trained care workers has never been greater.


  • Achieve a nationally recognised Level 2 qualification
  • Evidence your competency to employers
  • Further your personal and professional development
  • Learn at a time that suits you without the need to attend college
  • Ensure you understand the principles and practice of person-centred thinking, planning and reviews

What You Will Learn

  • Unit 1 – Understanding Person-Centred Thinking and Planning
  • Unit 2 – Care Planning for the Care Worker
  • Unit 3 – Understanding Nutrition and Hydration in Health and Social Care Settings
  • Unit 4 – Principles of Supporting an Individual to Maintain Personal Hygiene
  • Unit 5 – Understanding Continence Care
  • Unit 6 – Principles of Supporting Sleep

Eligibility Criteria

  • Learners must be aged 19 years or over (born before 1 September 1998)
  • A minimum number of 8 learners MUST be present for the induction (there is no maximum)
  • All learners must have been residing in the UK for the past three years and non EU/UK citizens must have documentary proof.


If you require any further information or would like to book a course please contact or telephone our office on 01429 874530

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