Care Act

Listed below are a range of courses we deliver on the Care Act. If you want more information on any course listed, please email: admin@edgetraining.org.uk and we will send you the full course outline with further details including costings. All courses are tailored to the specific needs of the staff group or service commissioning it. If you don’t see the exact course you need, please email us as we deliver numerous other bespoke courses on the Care Act.


Introduction to the Care Act 2014

This interactive training day is aimed at adult social care practitioners, managers and decision-makers and will cover the key provisions of the Care Act, highlighting the changes to the legal framework and how these will affect practice. Delegates should have some existing knowledge of adult social care assessments and service provision.


Care Act Legal Update

This interactive training day is aimed at adult social care practitioners, managers and decision-makers who already have a working knowledge of the Care Act and need a refresher. Delegates should have some existing knowledge of adult social care assessments and service provision.


The Care Act for AMHPs

The Care Act 2014 impacts significantly upon the way that local authorities assess care needs and arrange services, both for individuals ‘in need of care and support’ and for their carers. This course sets out the most important aspects of the Care Act for AMHPs and, through case studies and discussion, reviews the approach required of practitioners.