Progress and Specialise

european union logo Upskill and enhance your experiences with a variety of job specific training courses that can suit your professional growth.

You can specialise in a whole range of topics including mental health awareness, nutrition support, dementia awareness, clinical skills and many more. This is just a selection of courses, click on the links to explore more.

Featured courses

Caring Careers
Advanced programme
CMI Level 3


Introduction to coaching Skills

Ascentis Level 2 Award in Food Safety

The Care Certificate Programme: Includes Level 3 Emergency First Aid at Work

Level 2 Award in Medical Terminology

Level 3 Award in Awareness of Dementia

Online two x two-hour sessions –

Communication in Care & Mental Capacity and DoLS

Skin Care & Incontinence Care

Introduction to Medication & Medical Terminology

Level 1 Sensory Awareness

Level 1 Award in Mental Health Awareness

Level 2 Prevention and Control of Infection

Level 2 Understanding Personal Care Needs

Level 2 Certificate in Principles of Dementia Care

Level 2 Award in Suicide Awareness

Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Mental Health First Aid

Complex care courses

Level 2 Clinical Skills

Level 2 Award in End of Life Care

Level 2 Award Independent Advocacy

Level 2 Certificate in Counselling Skills

Level 2 Award Awareness of Dementia

Level 2 Understanding Specific Learning Disabilities,

Level 3 Certificate in Mental Health

The oral health improvement team are offering free training to all care workers.

Funded eLearning for providers in the Devon catchment area (excluding Torbay and Plymouth). Including regulated, unregulated, private, independent and personal assistants. To sign up for an account, please contact the Grey Matter Learning team. Select access training and then complete the contact us page that you would like an account under the Devon County Council funding. The team will be in touch with you to set up your account.