Care Act: Commissioning and market shaping training course

The Care Act establishes duties for local authorities in relation to commissioning of services and market shaping. These duties include and link to the provision of information and advice, prevent, reduce and delay, integration, cooperation and partnership and the production of a market position statement.

Course content

This course shows how commissioners can take an effective approach to commissioning and market shaping in line with the Care Act.

Content includes insight into:

Learning outcomes

In terms of the Care Act 2014, course attendees will:

Who should attend?

Staff working in local authorities, health and provider organisations, including commissioners and heads of commissioning.


Care Act – Commissioning and market shaping course is delivered over one day.

Book now

Ask about in-house courses

This is a sample training course outline. It is based on approximately 25 delegates, trained at your premises. It can be adapted to your organisation’s training and CPD requirements.

Contact us to arrange an in-house customised course.