we offer


we offer


looking after our workforce


Careflo™ Knows that a well trained workforce is one that is confident, content and compliant. We provide a comprehensive training programme with on going assessments in line with the Care Act 2014 obtaining an accredited Care Certificate,  this will give you the skills to provide a high level of empathetic care. Our courses are available to other care providers and businesses across the south west. See 'services' at the bottom of this page.


To work effectively, safely and empathetically, all potential staff attend our tailored Careflo™ training programme. Courses are directed specifically at care in the home and comply with theCare Act 2014 which reflects the new well being principle, meeting care quality commission standards.

Moving and handling , infection control and the safeguarding of vulnerable adults are a few of the training requirements of care staff. Healthcare training professionals will work with you to ensure all training you receive is relevant and address any issues you have. 

The training programme consists;

  • Manual Handling of People
  • Infection Control Training
  • Health and Safety
  • Food Hygiene
  • First Aid
  • Safeguarding Adults at Risk : SAAR Training
  • Safe Handling of Medicines
  • Role of the Care worker
  • Communication and confidentiality

The training programme begins with 4 mandatory subjects taught over 3 days followed by shadowing an experienced trained professional in the field. This is the very beginning of a carers career journey. New carer's complete the care certificate which sets out clearly the learning outcomes, competences and standards of care. 

There are 15 Standards of care covered in the certificate which will be achieved by the carer in the field supported by a senior experienced assessor/mentor. 

We strongly believe a well trained team demonstrate beyond question care and compassion, providing a quality of service to users that is second to none. 

  Once the care certificate has been achieved to a high standard,  you can go on to embark on the care diploma which addresses training in areas of specialist care or management, helping to open doors into other career opportunities within the care sector.

Careflo™ positively invest in employees, recognising the important role they play on a daily basis to individuals requiring care and support. It's important to ensure we recruit the right individual who consistently demonstrate the highest qualities and values of care work.

You will find Careflo™ to be compassionate people, all working towards the wellbeing of their service users and their families. Empowering strength and wellness in the home and providing good health.





qualify & specialise



Our 6 day training programme is the first step to a career in care. CQC Mandatory training results in a certificate to practice. The course is listed below. You are then employable to us or indeed any care company. You may want to consider furthering your training with some CQC recommended courses. Some of the courses are listed below. If you want to qualify fully and proceed into management care, there are plenty of approved and recognised development courses we can help you with. There are two courses listed, but we can help with many more specialisms.


CQC Mandatory Training:

 The Care Certificate (6 Day)

  • MCA and DoLS
  • SOVA
  • Dementia
  • Challenging Behaviour
  • Medication
  • Moving and Handling People
  • Health and Safety
  • Risk Assessment
  • Fire Safety
  • First Aid
  • Equality and Diversity
  • Nutrition and Fluids
  • Record Keeping
  • Infection Control
  • Food Safety
  • Communication
  • Person Centered Care

CQC Recommended Courses:

  • Emergency First Aid At Work
  • Observation Skills for Carers Course
  • Confidentiality Awareness Course
  • Palliative Care Awareness Course
  • The Ageing Process Course
  • Stroke Awareness Course
  • Stress Awareness Course
  • Wound Assessment Course
  • Loss and Bereavement Awareness
  • Diabetes Awareness Course
  • Epiliepsy Awareness Course
  • Advanced Communication
  • Effective Listening Awareness Course

Career Development Courses:

 Leadership Course (2 Day)

  • Allegiance and leadership
  • Traditional leadership tips
  • Leadership behaviours, development of leadership style and skills
  • Leadership development exercises and games

Team Building Course (2 Day)

  • Goal setting: aligning around goals
  • Interpersonal-relationship management: building effective working relationships
  • Role clarification
  • Team problem solving:
  • Practical Team Building Exercises




competitive salaries offered



Care Worker

A CQC Mandatory trained Carer in the UK on average earns between £6.19 and £8.21/hour. You are able to earn up to £9.00/hour with Careflo™, making us one of the best first time employers in the south west.



dementia CARE WORKER

A CQC Mandatory trained Dementia Carer in the UK on average earns between £6.29 and £9.93/hour. You are able to earn up to £11.00/hour with Careflo™ once you are qualified to level 2 as a specialist carer.






we recognise your contribution



As a carer, you're an integral part of people's lives, often feeling challenged and vulnerable yourself. Careflo™ see the pressures of daily workload and identify employee recognition through reward. It's a great way of showing everyone in the business that achievement in high levels of care is beneficial and is used as the standard. Care can be challenging but rewarding. High standards drive our business and it guarantees good health and a great experience for the patient as a natural, effortless experience.

As a quarterly winner you can choose from:

  • Spa days
  • Short European breaks
  • Dinner reservations
  • High street vouchers
  • Supermarket vouchers
  • Gym membership



win great quarterly prizes





Train your staff the right way


We are pleased to be able to offer you an exciting range of courses. There's a mixture of half and full day courses/workshops, supplemented throughout the year by additional learning as the need arises. In-house training sessions are available to purchase to suit your needs or as single packages hosted at our Thornbury Training Facility.

  • Our in-house training service is aimed at organisations that have a group of staff who all need training on the same topic. 
  • This is a cost effective approach, particularly if you have 10 or more participants.
  • All event materials, professional training services, refreshments, and a certificate of attendance are all included in our Hosted Events accredited by advantage.

  • Prices are competitive. As a domiciliary care service, we know how hard it is to find good training at reasonable prices.
  • A 10% discount is available when you book 3 or more places on our hosted events/courses.
  • To make a booking please complete the 'book here' link after each course listed. We will be in touch via email return to arrange a time to discuss your needs, to outline a course of action and to confirm your booking.

If there is a particular area we have not identified on our course listings please do not hesitate to contact us, as it is possible we may be able to deliver other courses not included in this programme. Many of our courses are offered 'tailor made' on specific needs basis.


for advice & further information

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