Meeting the Care Certificate Standards in Adult Social Care

Getting Started with the Care Certificate Distance Learning Pack and Workbook

The Care Certificate is a key component of the overall induction, which an employer must provide, in order to meet the fundamental standards set out by the Care Quality Commission.

Use our training pack to help your staff complete the Care Certificate Induction. This is an essential for all staff new to the Health and Social Care sector.

Care-Cert-cover-websiteThe 15 Care Certificate Standards are:

1.Understand Your Role
2.Your Personal Development
3. Duty of Care
4. Equality and Diversity
5. Work in a Person Centred Way
6. Communication
7. Privacy and Dignity
8. Fluid and Nutrition
9. Awareness of Mental Health, Dementia and Learning Disability
10. Safeguarding Adults
11. Safeguarding Children
12. Basic Life Support
13. Health and Safety
14. Handling Information
15. Infection Prevention and Control

The pack contains comprehensive learning materials and a workbook, which is mapped throughout to the required knowledge outcomes for each standard in the Certificate.

The workbook also contains a sign-off sheet at the end of each standard making assessment and progress easy to track and evidence, also highlighting what needs to be covered as an *’observation’.

Cost (excluding assessment):

  • £49 for ARC members
  • £60 for non members 

 Visit our online shop here to order yours now!


ARC England also can assess the workbook once the staff member has completed it which offers an extra layer of quality assurance. *Assessment of the workbook, including feedback, starts from £30 (for up to 2 hours of assessment time).  

Please note that assessment will need to be purchased separately so please contact us or on 01246 555 043.

(*NB the observations will need to be completed by yourselves and you will sign off the full certificate as required.)

If you would like to place an order or if you want to know more about either the learning pack or training available, please do not hesitate to contact us at or on 01246 555 043.

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