According to Skills for Health, the benefits of statutory/mandatory training which is CSTF Aligned are:
- "Provides a national ‘benchmark’ for the content of statutory/mandatory training.
- Sets out minimum learning outcomes, frequency of refresher training and links to relevant legislation or expert guidance.
- Can be used by any healthcare employer in the UK including NHS, independent healthcare providers and educational organisations.
- Standardises the interpretation and delivery of statutory/mandatory training.
- Applicable across all four UK countries.
- Linkages between the Framework, E-Learning and WIRED compliance reporting puts all the right information in the hands of employers in a new and powerful way."