Understanding carers’ assessments and eligibility under the Care Act training course

CPD Standards Office accredited courseLocal authorities play an important role in the identification and support of informal carers. People attending this course will learn how to carry out assessments in a proportionate and appropriate manner and will gain an understanding of the requirements and practical application of the Care Act.

Course content

This CPD-accredited course gives attendees greater knowledge of Care Act principles, duties and rights for and in relation to carers.

Content includes:

Learning outcomes

Participants will:

Who should attend?

Social care and health staff working in voluntary organisations, care and support organisations, carer organisations and local authorities. This includes social workers, social work team leaders, care staff, registered managers, occupational therapists and nurses.


Understanding carers’ assessments and eligibility under the Care Act 2014 Course is delivered in one day.

CPD accreditation

CPD Standards Office accredited course ref no: 60036/06

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