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CQC Training – New CQC Assessment Framework & How To Be CQC ‘Outstanding’

CQC Training – New CQC Assessment Framework & How To Be CQC ‘Outstanding’


The Oxfordshire Golf Hotel & Spa

Rycote Lane, Milton Common, OX9 2PU

Milton Common, England, GB, OX9 2PU

Join our expert-led course on understanding the new CQC Single Assessment Framework, and learn how you can be an ‘Outstanding’ provider.

This event runs 9:30am-4:00pm. Your ticket includes the training day, a bank of training resources and materials to take home, plus lunch and refreshments throughout the day. See course agenda and information about our exceptional course presenters below.

Course Agenda

An introduction to the CQC who are they and what do they do

The Care Quality Commission (CQC)

The CQC’s Powers

Regulated Activities

Who are the Care Quality Commission?

An overview of why we need an inspection process & why the Regulations were put in place

Francis Recommendations: Organisational Culture

Why inspections are important for safe, high-quality care

The Inspection Regime explained

The CQC Regulations

The 5 Key Questions

The Fundamental standards

Well Led: Regulation 17 and its importance

Understanding the CQC New Strategy

The Inspection Methodology

The Inspection Process

Common Problem Areas

The CQC New Strategy explained

The New CQC Single Assessment Framework

The what and the why of the Single Assessment Framework

“I” and “We” Statements

The 5 key questions, regulations & fundamental standards

New Framework in focus; evidencing “We” statements

The Inspection & How To Be CQC Outstanding

‘Outstanding’ Best Practice

The Registered Manager should:

CQC Report Changes

CQC areas of interest

Preparation top tips

What guidance is available from the CQC & Other sources

Q&A with our course presenter, and networking opportunity

Created and delivered by expert CQC trainers

This course is created by CQC advisors, former CQC inspectors and healthcare professionals who are passionate about supporting healthcare providers to understand the complexities of the CQC.

Our incredible presenters have years of experience working within the compliance industry, and are committed to sharing their insight with service providers like you. As the New Assessment Framework launch comes close, our expert presenters will provide the trusted, comprehensive explanation that you need. They share a range of inside insight into the Care Quality Commission, the Inspection process, and how you can achieve ‘Outstanding’ in your inspections.

Course Testimonials

“In CQC words “Outstanding”! Very knowledgeable presenter with great experience. The course was inclusive and I really enjoyed it.” – Fairfield Independent Hospital

“Thank you so much for having us. The location, trainers and course were amazing and perfect for what we need. An amazing course, nothing to improve. It was also useful networking with other services we work around.” – Odessa Ambulance

“Very helpful and informative – information delivered in a way in which all sectors can easily apply to their individual sector” – Riverside Dental

“Great trainer, lead an interesting and interactive session and ensured everyone had chance and opportunity to participate in the day and to our learning into practice.” – Dorset County Hospital

“Fantastic course leaders, extensive knowledge base, friendly and approachable. Thoroughly enjoyed the day!” – Smile Stylist

“Great informative conversation provided by the trainer. Made the training environment comfortable to ask questions in the chat with in the moment responses provided” – Saint Catherine’s Hospice

Course Information

Please note tickets are limited capacity. Make sure you’re ready for your next CQC inspection. Book your place today.

If you have any queries, please contact our team on 0208 090 5346 or email