Welcome to the Learning Zone - Supporting CPD throughout your career

Whatever your role and level of experience, we have a range of digital resources and information to help you develop your knowledge and skills to supplement and support your CPD throughout your career. These resources are completely free and you can work through them at your own pace.

Click here to find out more about the aims of the Learning Zone and how to use the resources.

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Featured Resources

See below for resources to support you during COVID-19

This resource has been designed specifically to provide social care workers with tools and approaches for developing their own resilience and wellbeing during COVID-19. It is also relevant to social workers and other health and social care professionals.

The resource is relevant to everyone including: social care workers, social workers, other health professionals, community groups, voluntary sector, churches who are all trying to support people at this crucial time.

This resource provides a guide on how to prevent loneliness during COVID-19 as our lives, routines and connections change beyond recognition.

This page includes a link to Supporting Good Infection Control digital learning resource and links to other DoH/PHA/HSC guidance and learning resources to support good infection control during COVID-19.

Health and Social Care organisations in Northern Ireland have partnered with ORCHA (The Organisation for the Review of Care and Health Apps), to create a library of health and wellbeing apps for everyone, including social care and social work professionals - that have been reviewed for clinical assurance, data privacy and user experience.