Using the Framework
Assessment has three stages: Initial training; Assessment in practice; Verification by line manager.
2. Assessment in practice
Assessment in practice will take place once sufficient competence has been shown under supervised practice.
3. Competency rating scale
This scale identifies the progression from novice (level1) to expert (level 6). It defines level 3 as the minimum standard for competence. Find out more about the competency scale.
4. Framework documents
Read the Clinical competencies for Integrated Community Services
Read the Clinical competencies for Mental Health Staff