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Defensible Documentation

Delivered in partnership with training2care this virtual session aims to increase your knowledge of defensible documentation.

It begins by explaining what is "defensible documentation" and types of documents.

This course is ideal for all Health and Social Care staff.

Learning method

The course is a virtual session over 2 hours, at the end of the session you will complete a short assessment to evidence the learning which will take you approximately 1 hour to complete.

You will learn Caldicott Principles.

What you will learn

By completing this course, you will gain an understanding of defensible documentation and the types of documents, which will develop and improve your skills in a health and social care setting.

You will cover

  • Introduction - Defensible Documentation.
  • Data Protection - Caldicott Principles.
  • Record Keeping. Good practice guidelines.


  • Understand what is meant by defensible documentation and the types of documents. You will learn good practice guidelines for record keeping and what should be documented with the use of "plain English".
  • Course delivered via virtual session to give you flexibility of study.

Virtual sessions

The session(s) available are as listed below (you only need to attend one)  

  • Thursday 28 July 2022 - 2.30pm - 4.30pm

How to book

To book this course, please contact us.

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