Risk Assessment & Support Planning About
This training is ideal for those working in the care sector; it provides an understanding of the government National Minimum Standards, which should be complied with when undertaking risk assessments and creating care support plans. Learners who complete this course will incorporate risk assessment into their support plans and apply Specific, Measurable, Attainable, Realistic and Time-bound (SMART) principles.
How long will this course take?
This course is 3 hours and spread across 1 day.
Who needs this training?
This training is best suited for those in a senior or management position within health and social care; if you are responsible for the safety of your staff and/or service users and implementing health and safety policies and/or support plans, this course is for you.
What are the main points covered?
Learn what is classified as a risk or hazard, the short and long-term effects of incidents and how to carry out risk assessments. Understand and learn how to develop support plans, apply SMART principles and more…
How is it delivered?
Courses are delivered in-house or online via webinar/e-learning for up to 12 people. We also hold open courses across the UK.
How do you get Certified?
This course is available via an in-house group course for up to 12 delegates. Choose for the course to be delivered either face to face or by a blended learning option, at a time and place convenient to you. Alternatively, learn through one of our scheduled courses at centres located across the UK. Upon completion of this course, a certificate will be awarded.
Risk Assessment & Support Planning Outline
- What is risk assessment?
- What are support plans?
- Benefits of care risk assessment.
- Process of risk assessment and creating support plans.
- Implementing support plans.
- Including risk-assessment in support plans.
- Understanding National Minimum Standards.
- Applying SMART principles to support plans.
- Keeping confidential information secure.
Risk Assessment & Support Planning FAQs
What is Risk Assessment?
Risk assessment is a term used to describe the overall process or method where you Identify hazards and risk factors that can cause harm (hazard identification).
What is Supporting Planning?
To summarise, a support plan is a detailed document setting out what services will be provided, how they will meet needs, when they will be provided and who would give them.
How will this course help me?
Not only will learners on this course gain a broad range of risk-assessment and support planning skills, but we also work to bestow a good understanding of critical thinking for use in day-to-day work.
Who is this Course For?
This course is ideal for those working in the care sector. Any member of management or senior staff that is responsible for planning support and health and safety at work will benefit from this training.