Personalisation and the assessment process

By the end of this online course you will:

  • Understand what we mean by personalisation.
  • Appreciate the ways in which it can change lives.
  • Have insight into the pitfalls.
  • Have an overview of the assessment process.

The course consists of short sections containing case studies and videos. Each section has a simple multiple choice test at the end.

It should take an hour or two, but you don't have to complete it in one go. Your progress is saved as you go along, and you can pick up at any time.

When finished you will receive a certificate of completion. You can print this off for your records.

It is entirely free to take the course. All you need is an email account. Simply sign in or create an account here to unlock the modules below.

Module 1 History
Unit 1 Introduction
Unit 2 Life before support
Unit 3 A bit of history
Unit 4 The importance of language
Module 2 Personalisation
Unit 1 What is Personalisation?
Unit 2 Terminology
Module 3 Community Care Assessment Process
Unit 1 The community care assessment process: Introduction
Unit 2 Step 1: Referral
Unit 3 Step 2: Enablement Programme
Unit 4 Step 3: Financial Assessment
Unit 5 Step 4: Community Care Assessment
Unit 6 Step 5: Resource Allocation System
Unit 7 Step 6: Support Plan
Unit 8 Step 7: Review
Module 4 The benefits of PAs
Unit 1 Why choose to have PAs?
Unit 2 Experiences
Unit 3 Things to consider as an employer
Module 5 Assessment and Completion
Unit 1 Summary and Assessment
Unit 2 Course Completion