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Sheila Scott OBE has now retired and therefore is no longer available to answer your social care questions. However, you might still find the answer you’ve been searching for down below.

09th August 2018

What training is required to become an CQC Inspector?

Hi Sheila, I am currently a team leader for 16 bed bus units for people with Dementia and I am looking to have a career change. What training is required to be CQC Inspector?


Dear P,


Thank you for your question.


I cannot tell you exactly what training is required to be a CQC inspector.


If you go to the CQC website you can read about becoming an inspector.


You can also see CQC job opportunities.


I hope you find the information you require on the CQC website.


Best wishes.



*All information is correct at the time of publishing.

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