Shropshire Council

Accredited training

All our accredited courses are on the Skills for Care Qualification Credit Framework and are City and Guilds or ProQual certificated.

The City and Guilds assessment and accreditation are provided through County Training.

Each course includes a registration session, training days (number dependant on the course) and mentoring sessions to enable you to achieve your award/certificate. These are aimed at all health and social care workers.

End-of-life care qualifications

Working in partnership with Severn Hospice, we offer end-of-life care awards.

We cover a range of topics throughout the courses, including communication, advanced care planning and understanding loss and grief.

  • Level 2 award in awareness in end-of-life care (unit EOL 201, credits 3)
  • Level 3 award in awareness in end-of-life care  (units EOL 201, 301 & 306, credits 10)

MAPA® qualifications

We also offer award options for our dementia capable care: behaviours and MAPA® foundation course:

  • Level 4 award in managing risk behaviour whilst supporting individuals with age-related cognitive decline
  • Level 4 award in managing aggressive and challenging behaviour in the workplace