Online Induction Training

With a mix of course reading, video demos, live virtual training, quizzes and a practical session you will be assigned a Trainer who will guide you through the training journey and beyond. The Consultus Induction course allows carers to qualify as a Consultus carer and move forward into a booking.


  • Part 1:  You will begin by reading our Carer Best Practice Guide and short induction presentation which covers the role of a live-in carer. You will complete two online courses: Medication for Domiciliary Care & the Care Certificate. Details of each course will be available once you begin the training.
  • Part 2: Carers will then begin the virtual elements of the course, which includes the following assignments:         – Topic 1: basic life support and first aid
    – Topic 2: infection control, urinary tract infection, and pressure area care
    – Topic 3: your role, communication, handling information, medication, and food hygiene
    – Topic 4: safeguarding adults, duty of care, Mental Health Act, equality and diversity and mental health and dementia
    – Topic 5: moving & positioning, health & safety, and fire safety
    – Personal Care (live virtual session)
  • Part 3: You will attend a four hour, socially distanced practical training session at our training centre
    in Tonbridge, where you will practice moving & positioning and basic life support techniques.

You’ll also receive a complimentary training package from our award-winning centre worth over £200, plus a £50 further education voucher to use in our training centre*.

*Training needs to be completed within 10 days, including a half-day practical training session. Training certificates received after 42 days’ worth of bookings.

What happens in your first booking?

  • Your dedicated Care Consultant will ensure you are given a detailed and lengthy handover by the departing carer, making sure you are fully confident with how to use any equipment
  • Your assigned trainer will contact you in the first couple of days of your booking to provide support and advice where required

If you are interested in becoming a Live-in Carer with Consultus Care & Nursing please get in touch with us today on 01732 355231 or contact the training team for more information on the above via

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