View Details

Course Code
Course Types

How do you embed the principles of dignity, choice, control and empowerment into delivering care and support?

This course aims to assist participants' understanding of the ways that the principles of dignity, choice, control and empowerment can run through the provision of all aspects of care and procedures.

It also looks at how to keep the individual service user at the centre of care planning, and guard against institutional practices.

This course will assist service providers to stay at the forefront of providing services in line with the current commissioning dignity priority.
Start Date
Wednesday 29 June 2022
End Date
Wednesday 29 June 2022
09:30 - 13:00
Number of Sessions
Learning outcomes
By the end of this course you will be able to:

  • describe the 10 dignity challenges and how you can contribute to meeting them

  • describe impact of vulnerability and empowerment and the power of authority in the professional role

  • describe the impact of environments on the individual and recognise inadvertent institutional abuse

  • identify ways to empower through communication, environment and procedures 

  • explain the impact of the workers’ use of self

  • recognise the need for upholding rights and the individual’s dignity using feedback from service users to improve quality of service

Additional information
Target Audience
Adult Social Care Providers / Care Homes / Carers / Home Care Providers / Learning Disability Services / Nursing Homes
target audience
Course pre-requisites
Microsoft Teams, online learning session
Event Trainers
Sara Fulford
Pricing Bands
Tier 1
Tier 2
Tier 3
Tier 4
Tier 5