PA Academy

PA Academy Learning Resources

Download and view materials from the PA Academy courses.

For help please call 01582 470 900 or send us an email

Download Support Materials

Click the links below to download support materials from ‘Skills for Care’.


Fire Safety Materials

Click the links below to download Fire Safety materials.

Firesafety

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Malcolm

Maisie

Betty

Abigail


Government Briefing

Click the link below to download a 2013 Government briefing on employment.


Code of Conduct Document

Click the links below to download the Code of Conduct Document. 

CodeofConduct


Toolkits

Click the links below to download toolkits.

Employing-personal-assistants-toolkit

FindersKeepers

 

National Occupational Standards Materials

Click the links below to download National Occupational Standards materials.

A-Managers-guide-to-developing-strategic-uses-of-National-Occupational-Standards

HSC-2012—National-Occupational-Standards-status-document


Government Briefing

Click the link below to download a 2013 Government briefing on employment.


 Visit Useful Websites

Standards:

Skills for Care   http://www.skillsforcare.org.uk/Home.aspx
The National Minimum Date Set for Social Care   http://www.skillsforcare.org.uk/NMDS-SC-intelligence-research-and-innovation/NMDS-SC/NMDS-SC.aspx
The Care Act   http://www.skillsforcare.org.uk/Standards/Care-Act/Care-Act.aspx
The Care Certificate  http://www.skillsforcare.org.uk/Standards/Care-Certificate/Care-Certificate.aspx
Common Induction Standards  http://www.skillsforcare.org.uk/Standards/Common-Induction-Standards/Common-Induction-Standards.aspx
Managers Induction Standards   http://www.skillsforcare.org.uk/Standards/Manager-Induction-Standards/Manager-Induction-Standards.aspx
Code of Practice  http://www.skillsforcare.org.uk/Standards/Codes-of-practice/Codes-of-practice.aspx
National Minimum Training Standards http://www.skillsforcare.org.uk/Standards/National-minimum-training-standards/National-minimum-training-standards.aspx
National Occupational Standards  http://www.skillsforcare.org.uk/Standards/NOS/National-Occupational-Standards.aspx
Care Quality Commission Regulations http://www.skillsforcare.org.uk/Standards/Care-Quality-Commission-regulations/Care-Quality-Commission-regulations.aspx

Support for Individual Employers:

Emploing Support staff: http://www.skillsforcare.org.uk/Employing-your-own-care-and-support/Employing-your-own-care–support-staff.aspx
Recruitment Toolkit http://www.skillsforcare.org.uk/Employing-your-own-care-and-support/Support-for-individual-employers/Employing-personal-assistants-toolkit.aspx
Individual Employer Funding   http://www.skillsforcare.org.uk/Funding/Individual-employer-funding/Individual-employer-funding.aspx
Values Based Recruitment  http://www.skillsforcare.org.uk/Finding-and-keeping-workers/Values-based-recruitment/Value-based-recruitment-tool.aspx
Direct Payments/Personalisation http://www.drcbeds.org.uk/personalisation/
The Care Act   http://www.skillsforcare.org.uk/Standards/Care-Act/Care-Act.aspx
Practical Toolkits http://www.skillsforcare.org.uk/Finding-and-keeping-workers/Practical-toolkits/Practical-toolkits.aspx

Further Learning:

http://www.skillsforcare.org.uk/Qualifications-and-Apprenticeships/Qualifications-and-Apprenticeships.aspx

Health and Social Care Qualifications:

http://qualifications.pearson.com/en/qualifications/nvq-and-competence-based-qualifications/health-and-social-care/health-and-social-care-adults-for-england-l2.html


http://www.cityandguilds.com/qualifications-and-apprenticeships/health-and-social-care/care/4222-health-and-social-care#tab=information

College Courses:

Central Bedfordshire College  http://www.centralbeds.ac.uk/courses/health-social-care.html

Barnfield College http://college.barnfield.ac.uk/Area_HealthAndSocialCare.aspx
Bedford College  http://www.bedford.ac.uk/our-courses/subjects/care-child-care
Northampton College http://www.northamptoncollege.ac.uk/courses/full-time/list.aspx?CourseCatID=18

Apprenticeships  https://www.gov.uk/health-and-social-care-apprenticeships

Skills Development:

Skills for Care   http://www.skillsforcare.org.uk/Skills/Skills.aspx

For help please call 01582 470 900 or send us an email

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