GDPR for Care Workers

This video course explores the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which came into force in May 2018. The information of individuals receiving support must be recorded, stored and shared appropriately in line with the new legislation. The video course highlights what is expected of care staff in regard to confidentiality and handling personal information correctly. This knowledge is essential for any organisation that wishes to fully adhere to data protection law.

Subjects covered include: 
Principles and Practices of Confidentiality • Understanding the Need for Policies and Legislation regarding the Recording, Storing and Sharing of Information • Understanding the Need to Record and Store Information Correctly



Format Video-based eLearning
Course Duration   
10 Minutes approximately
Course Content 3 Interactive Chapters, Assessment Quiz and a CPD Accredited Certificate
Consultant Jacqui Ramus CPsychol Dementia Lead at St Monica Trust
 Standards   England

Care Certificate Standard 6

NOS: GEN97, SCDHSC0031, SCDHSC00243, SCDLDSS1, SCDCCLD0201

RQF: Handle information in care settings (Level 2 Diploma in Care), Promote effective handling of information in care settings (Level 3 Diploma in Adult Care, Level 3 Diploma in Healthcare Support)

Wales

All Wales Induction Framework for Health and Social Care (AWIFHSC) Sections 1, 4 & 5

Scotland

National Care Standards

Northern Ireland

NISCC's Induction Standards

References The Care Certificate, AWIFHSC

Client reviews:

"We have found the videos to be of a very high standard and very professional.”

Brian Hilton, CIC (Community Integrated Care)