Dignity & Respect

Course Outline

The course will cover Legislation

– Definition of Dignity and Respect

– What can individuals expect from staff

– Impact of poor practice

– What is best practice

– Change

– Advice and support

Who is the course aimed at?

All staff who work in the field of Health and Social Care

How long is the course?

Half day

What will you learn?

– Staff are aware of legislation surrounding dignity and respect

– Staff are aware of what dignity and respect mean

– Staff are aware of how residents feel when they are not treated with dignity and respect

– Staff know what constitutes best practice when providing services with dignity and respect and ensure they employ these practices

– Staff understand the reasons why unacceptable staff attitudes and practices must be replaced where they exist


“Glad I came on this course. I found it very interesting” – Support Worker, Yorkshire


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