08th October 2018

An update to the Statutory/Mandatory CSTF (v1.5) has just been released, ensuring the CSTF continues to reflect current legislation and guidance.

Key changes in this update (Version 1.5) are as follows:

  • Subject 1: Equality, Diversity and Human Rights – updated to include reference to statutory guidance to support the autism strategy.
  • Subject 8: Safeguarding Adults – learning outcomes at levels 1 and 2 amended to align with Adult Safeguarding: Roles and Competencies for Health Care Staff (2018), including the addition of a Level 3.
  • Subjects 11, 12 and 13 Information Governance – updated to reflect current guidance for data security.

Organisations which align their training to the Statutory/Mandatory CSTF are advised to download the current guidance, available from the CSTF web page here.

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