Care Skillsbase

How to use the Skills Checks

To work safely and meet quality standards, we need to communicate and use information effectively.

That’s why communication and number skills matter.

Skills Checks help you explain this to staff – and check they have the skills for the job that you are asking them to do.

How to guidance

What is a Skills Checks?

  • Short, paper-based, learning activity
  • Simple – for you and the member of staff
  • Friendly – it’s a conversation
  • Quick – 10 to15 minutes
  • Suitable for UK and overseas staff

Finding Skills Checks

You can find Skills Checks the following ways: