Adult Social Care e-Learning courses

These free online Adult Social Care courses are for staff, carers and volunteers who are living and or working in the London Borough of Richmond Upon Thames.

Current courses

How do I take a course?

For all Me Learning courses, you will need to first log-in.

If you have not been provided with your login details, please self-register.

You will be prompted to provide user details such as your name, email address and job title. You will be able to access your course(s) once your details have been validated. Please allow up to 48 working hours for your details to be checked.

An email with your username and temporary password will be sent to you once you have validated your account. Use these details to log-in to your Me Learning account.

For more information, view the Me Learning Self Registration Guide(pdf, 2262KB).

Current courses

Adult Safeguarding Level 1

The course will give you the skills and knowledge required to identify and respond to concerns, disclosures and allegations of abuse and substandard practice.

View course overview.(pdf, 2088KB)

Adult Safeguarding Level 2

The course will help you learn about local authority duties and about outcomes-focused, person-centred safeguarding practice.

View course overview(pdf, 329KB)

Care Act Introduction

This course provides an introduction to, and an overview of, part one of the Care Act 2014 and its statutory guidance.

View course overview(pdf, 2124KB)

Mental Capacity Act (MCA)

This course provides information about the Mental Capacity Act, its principles and its implications for vulnerable adults.

View course overview(pdf, 147KB)

Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (DoLS)

This course provides an introduction to DoLS to prevent unlawful deprivation of liberty occurring to particular vulnerable people living in hospitals or care homes.

View course overview(pdf, 133KB)


This course provides a general introduction to dementia and the experience of living with it.


This course is for anyone who wants to learn more about Autism Spectrum Conditions.

Classroom-based training

Find out how to book classroom-based courses.

Updated: 11 May 2017