Participate on training to develop industry skills which will assist participants to secure employment in the Care sector; specifically care homes, support work or domiciliary care.

Course Content:

  • Dignity, respect & equality in providing care
  • Caring skills for people with dementia
  • Health and safety aspects of care
  • Importance of a balanced diet for vulnerable groups
  • Safeguarding for vulnerable groups

Qualifications achieved:

  • Elementary H&S
  • Elementary Food Hygiene
  • Moving & Handling Awareness
  • Elementary Cleaning & Disinfection
  • Elementary Food & Nutrition for service users
  • Elementary Infection Control
  • Emergency First Aid at Work

Employability skills:

  • CV creation and revision
  • Job searching
  • Interview skills
  • Responsibilities of employment

Work Placements will be offered, subject to performance on course and a successful disclosure check.



tarts: Monday 4th November

Timetable: Course runs for 8 weeks, 5 days each week (Monday to Friday) from 9.30am to 4.30pm

Duration: 8 weeks

Venue: Ladywell Business Centre, 94 Duke Street, Dennistoun, G4 0UW

Suitable for: Glasgow City Council residents who are unemployed and aged over 18*

Additional Info: Travel expenses will be provided for the duration of course

*Participants must be registered with Jobs & Business Glasgow in advance of training, to do this please call us free on 0300 123 2898.


Ref: Access to Care