Start your career in the care sector

Providing care is about providing physical, emotional and social support to help people live their lives. For various reasons and at different stages in their lives, some people need support to develop and maintain their independence, dignity and control. More information on working in this sector is available here.

What will the course cover?

  • Introduction to Care
  • Infection Prevention and Control
  • Equality Awareness
  • Hand Hygiene
  • Medicine Administration
  • Dementia Awareness
  • Communication Skills
  • Managing Challenging behaviours
  • End of Life and Palliative Care
  • Care Planning/Person-Centred Care
  • Care Values and Procedures
  • The Role of the care worker
  • Adult Support and Protection
  • Governance (National Standards)

What certificates will I achieve?

  • Emergency First Aid at Work
  • Elementary Food Hygiene

When does it take place?

Those taking part must be available from 9.30am to 4.30pm, on the following days:

  • Monday 5th February
  • Tuesday 6th February
  • Wednesday 7th February
  • Thursday 8th February
  • Friday 9th February

Where does it take place?

  • Jobs & Business Glasgow, Ladywell Business Centre, 94 Duke Street, Glasgow, G4 9YH

How do I take part?

Speak to our Customer Service Team to let them know you are interested in taking part. You can contact them by:


Freephone telephone: 0300 123 2898