Ethics of Care


Why take this cred?

People in need of aged or disability care are among some of the most disempowered in our society – and for anyone embarking on a career in this sector, it’s important to have the knowledge and judgement to be able to care for these people in a way that’s humane, compassionate and ethical.

This course takes you through the ethics of care, and how it applies to everyday aspects of care work. You’ll learn to distinguish between helpful and harmful support practices using an ethical framework – equipping you with an essential tool to make good ethical decisions when you’re caring for those who need it most.

How do I get this cred?

By completing a series of online scenarios and quizzes the earner of this credential demonstrated an understanding of the ethical aspects of care, including they can be applied in everyday care work, and how they can be used to distinguish harmful and helpful practices.

When can I do it?