Understanding Your Role ( Care Cert) Skills for Health Certified

This online training course covers a wide range of topics relating to understanding your role within the healthcare industry, such as professional boundaries, duty of candour and working with others. The course will take approximately one hour to complete, and at the end of the training there are a number of multiple choice questions based on the course content, which must be answered correctly to pass the course.

Train Healthcare are fully aligned with Skills For Health and have been awarded the Skills for Health ‘Quality Mark’ for our face to face and e-learning training courses.

Course Content:

Understanding your role

Principles of delegation


Vicarious liability

Professional Boundaries

How to escalate concerns


Duty of Candour

Working with others

Responsibility for the patients we care for

Patient Rights

Learning Outcomes:

On completion of this course, candidates will be able to:

Understand how to gain the right information to be able to define their job role within their own organisation.

Understand the principles that underpin the tasks delegated by qualified nurses to unregistered staff.

The accountability that healthcare staff have towards their patients whilst upholding professional boundaries.

State how to escalate concerns appropriately

Define what whistleblowing is.

Understand the importance of effective team working in person centred care planning.


Online assessment