Home Care 1 - Principles of Person Centred Care

Person centred care

This title is designed exclusively for those providing care within the Home Care setting, and introduces carers to the values that underpin person centred care. It assists them to develop their understanding of how principles of care should be reflected in their day-to-day practices by exploring the values of individuality, rights, choice, privacy, independence, dignity, respect and partnership.

Subjects covered include: 
The 6Cs • Building Relationships • Well-being • Person Centred Values • Individuality • Rights • Choice • Privacy • Independence • Dignity • Respect • Partnership • Care Plans • Summary

Format Video-based eLearning
Course Duration   
44 Minutes approximately
Course Content 12 Interactive Chapters, Assessment Quiz and a CPD Accredited Certificate
Consultant Donna Sheldon MA, MRes
 Standards   England

Care Certificate Standard 5


RQF: Implement person centred approaches in care settings (Level 2 Diploma in Care), Promote person-centred approaches in care settings (Level 3 Diploma in Adult Care, Level 3 Diploma in Healthcare Support)


All Wales Induction Framework for Health and Social Care (AWIFHSC) Sections 1, 2, 3 & 5


National Care Standards

Northern Ireland

NISCC's Induction Standards

References The Care Certificate, AWIFHSC

Client reviews:

"Very good. Clear, and easy to follow. Balances competing concepts (e.g. privacy vs care) well. Portrays a range of needs, and cultural backgrounds.”

Isaac Samuels, SCIE (Social Care Institute for Excellence)

"Concise and effective. Very good for staff training, short and to the point.”

Olawunmi Ogundipe - Springwood Healthcare Services Ltd