Training Courses

Below are some of the courses we cover if you cannot see a course listed below that you require please do not hesitate to contact us where we will be only to pleased to assist and support you with your training needs.

SKILLS FOR CARE

Skills for Care Workbooks

CARE CERTIFICATE

  • Standard 1 Understand your role
  • Standard 2 Your personal development
  • Standard 3 Duty of care
  • Standard 4 Equality and diversity
  • Standard 5 Work in a person centred way
  • Standard 6 Communication
  • Standard 7 Privacy and dignity
  • Standard 8 Fluids and nutrition
  • Standard 9 Awareness of mental health, dementia and learning disabilities
  • Standard 10 Safeguarding adults
  • Standard 11 Safeguarding children
  • Standard 12 Basic life support
  • Standard 13 Health and safety
  • Standard 14 Handling information
  • Standard 15 Infection prevention and control

Each standard contains a number of areas of knowledge that care workers need to know about before they can work unsupervised. Managers have a duty to ensure new staff know enough to meet the required outcomes in each knowledge area.

If carried out in depth, they can provide excellent evidence of underpinning knowledge towards the diploma at level 2 or level 3.

MANDATORY

  • Moving and Positioning
  • Moving And Positioning Update
  • Medication
  • Basic First Aid
  • Basic First Aid Residential Care
  • Carer's Response to Emergency Situations Training (C.R.E.S.T)
  • Fire Safety
  • Health and Safety Act C.O.S.H.H & R.I.D.D.O.R
  • Infection Control Act & Effective Hand Hygiene
  • Food Hygiene
  • Safe Guarding of Vulnerable Adults Awareness (S.O.V.A)
  • Safe Guarding of Vulnerable Adults - Intermediate
  • Raising concerns & Whistle blowing
  • Mental Health Capacity Act and Deprivation
  • Equality and Diversity
  • Dignity and Respect

SPECIALISM

  • Palliative Care
  • Bereavement & Loss
  • Pressure Ulcer Prevention
  • Continence Care
  • Understanding Diabetes
  • Communication Awareness
  • Sexuality
  • Mental Health Awareness
  • Dementia awareness
  • Assessment and Diagnosis of Dementia
  • Dementia care in the Domiciliary Setting
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Epilepsy awareness
  • Autism and Aspergers Syndrome
  • Different Types of Seizures
  • Stroke Awareness & Challenging Behaviour

MANAGEMENT

  • Care Planning
  • Risk Assessments
  • Risk Management
  • Record Keeping and Planning
  • Supervision and Appraisal
  • Effective Management

COMMUNICATION

  • Makaton Beginners workshop
  • Makaton Enhancement workshop
  • Symbols
  • Deaf Awareness
  • Effective Communication 1
  • Effective Communication 2

Remember if you can't see your course just contact us on 01255 424245 or 01255 476107