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Care Act – Assessment and Eligibility

This two-module Care Act 2014 guidance course forms part of our suite of online courses developed to support part one of the Care Act 2014 guidance and based on Skills for Care training materials. You’ll learn about things like the national eligibility and carers’ eligibility framework and the Care Act eligibility criteria.

On completion of the course you will automatically get a certificate with your name, CPD hours earned, the date and learning objectives covered. You’ll also have access to additional resource materials, useful links and handy refresher guides for future use.


Once you’ve completed this course, you’ll have a full working knowledge of:

  • What a good Care Act Assessment example looks like
  • Care Act eligibility criteria and how they work
  • Appropriate and proportionate assessments
  • Preventing needs
  • Taking a holistic, strengths-based approach
  • Supporting a person’s involvement in their care
  • Roles, responsibilities and expertise
  • The national eligibility framework
  • The carers’ eligibility framework


  • Assessment and Eligibility – Principles and Practice
  • Assessment and Eligibility – Carers Assessment
£20.00 Exc VAT
  • Duration: 1 hour
  • PDF certificate
  • Unlimited replays
  • 12 months access

Group discounts for organisations

To access multiple courses, or to purchase multiple licences for your organisation or local authority, contact us directly at or 01273 091 301, for information on group discounts.

Annual Solutions

We provide cost-effective annual solutions allowing up to 5, 10, 20 or a whole library of digital courses starting from £12 per learner, subject to requirement. Contact for more information.

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6 reviews for Care Act – Assessment and Eligibility

This is a very interesting course and has given me good knowledge.

Heather Sim

I enjoyed the course and thought it was interesting.

Heather Sim

The course was interesting and engaging.
Interesting course.

Heather Sim

I have learned a lot of information about carers and advocates.
Informative course giving an overview of the first contact and identifying need with regards to the introduction of the Care Act..

Heather Sim

This has been an interesting course and explained this area well.
I was pleased with the information given on this course. It was shown clearly with graphs and information and was easy to follow.

Heather Sim

It was interesting and informative.
Quite enjoyed the fact that the quiz questions made you think.

Heather Sim

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