Health and Social Care
"Carers … play a huge role in delivering health and social care and need to have a central place, with patients, in the new system.”
(Parkinson’s Report Oct 2010)
The Extended Certificate Course combines the basics of caring for illness and developing a health plan for an individual with evaluating your communication skills in a group and one-to-one situation and knowledge of the law. You learn to take someone’s blood pressure and your own Peak Flow. You are encouraged to share your knowlege and understanding and take every opportunity to be with people who may need care in some form.