Dignity in Care - In House - Antser
  • Health

Dignity in Care

This highly specialised course supports participants in developing an understanding of Dignity in Care in practice, including clarity of the legal responsibility they have to maintain dignity and respond to the poor practice of others
1 day
up to 22 people face to face
up to 15 people remotely

Learning outcomes


  • To develop an understanding of dignity and respect and how this applies to the people who are in receipt of support;
  • To understand the principles of essential lifestyle planning and how this should be applied to the delivery of care;
  • To develop an understanding of privacy and dignity in care;
  • To be able to list the 6 ‘C’s’ – Compassion in practice and to list the 7 common core principles to support dignity in adult social care – Skills for Care;
  • To learn the difference between the social model and medical model and how to use the integrated model to support best practice;
  • To use principles of person centred planning in order to promote dignity when providing care;
  • Understand legislation that provides duties for care to be provided with dignity in mind at all times.


This one day course is aimed at social care professionals both within social work and in the health care sector.

The course will explore the legislation that requires everyone to be treated with dignity.

It will also promote effective discussion and reflection in order to consider how we incorporate treating people with dignity into our routine practice.

This is a one day course suitable for professionals/practitioners working across all social care and health services including the registered provider sector. It would also be suitable for informal carers.

This course is delivered by our expert facilitators who will bring their first hand experience and tailor the course to suit your learning needs.

Our course covers the following topics:

  • Introduce self and aims for today
  • Legislation
  • Skills for care: 7 key principles
  • Privacy and how this impacts on dignity
  • Essential lifestyles
  • Person centred intervention
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This course includes:

  • Case studies
  • Safeguarding practice reviews
  • Group work
  • Resources

Benefits of the course:

  • Up-to-date and in line with the key legislation and guidance in the UK
  • No pre requisites needed to join this course
  • Delivery from professional and expert facilitators in the field

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