Here you will find a full list of our courses. Can't see the course you require? Please don't hesitate in getting in touch with us to see if we are able to accommodate your specific learning needs.
Autism is a hidden disability and people on the autistic spectrum are often at risk of being isolated. The National Autistic Society reports that there are around 700,000 people in the UK on the Autistic Spectrum - that's more than 1 in 100 people.Developing your knowledge of Autism is key in ensuring that the needs of those on the autistic spectrum are understood.
Workers in health and social care carry out a wide variety of moving and handling activities. To reduce the risk of injury, to both the worker and client, it is important to ensure that all workers have thorough manual handing training. This course provides workers with the knowledge of safe manual handling techniques.
Health, Safety and Fire training is a Statutory Requirement under the Health & Safety at Work Act 1974 and the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005. This courses is aimed at those working in the health and social care sector.
Positive Behaviours Support is an approach to supporting people who may display behaviours which challenge in a person centred way. It is vital that health and social care workers have the right skills and knowledge to use the Positive Behaviours Support approach. This course equips workers with the knowledge and skills they require.
A lone worker is someone that works by themselves without direct supervision. In health and social care, workers often work alone. This course provides workers with tips for reducing the risks that are associated with lone working.
Dignity in health and social care ensures that the people we support are able to make choices about the care they receive. Workers should respect the views of those they support and avoid making assumptions about how someone would like to be treated.
Infection prevention and control is key to delivering safe and effective care. It is important that health and social care workers know the role they play in infection prevention and control. This course provides workers with a good understanding of the subject and how this will apply in their field of work.
Everyone has the right to be safe and live without the fear of abuse, neglect or exploitation and this course aims to teach you how to recognise the signs of abuse and neglect and what actions you can take to stop this from happening and occuring again in the future.
If risks relating to moving and handling are to be managed safely, all workers must receive appropriate training. This course covers the principles of safe moving and assisting as well as the safe use of equipment such as hoists.
Everyone working in social care must have an awareness of the Mental Capacity Act (MCA) 2005. The act aims to protect those that may not be able to make some decisions for themselves.
Skills for Care recommend that home care workers are able to recognise and respond to potential environmental risks (which include fire risks) in the homes of the people that they provide care and support for. This course teaches workers the key elements of fire safety as well as what to do in an emergency fire situation.
What we eat and drink is very important to our health and well-being. Our Food Safety, Nutrition and Hydration courses ensures that health and social care workers are aware of the importance of food safety and supporting good nutrition.
Information relating to an individuals care and support is often personal and sensitive. It is very important that workers know how to handle this information carefully to ensure that it remains confidential. This course will provide you with an understanding of good principles of recording and handling information.
Health and social care providers have a responsibility to ensure that any staff responsible for the management and administration of medication are appropriately trained. This course covers how medicines can be handled in a safe manner.
Diabetes is a lifelong condition that causes a person's blood sugar level to become too high. With the right treatment and care people with diabetes can live a healthy life with reduced risks of serious complications. This course will provide you with a good understanding of how to support someone in the management of their diabetes.
People should be at the heart of their care. A Person Centred approach to care and support gives the client the opportunity to take control and ownership over their care plan. Workers should understand the role they play in implementing this approach.
This one day, interactive course has been created for those who have an interest in child and infant basic life support. This course is designed to build your knowledge and confidence in assisting children and infants that require first aid.
This comprehensive course covers a wide range of first aid emergencies, enabling all participants to deal with emergency situations with confidence in a prompt, safe and effective way. This course will give participants a qualification to the highest level of First Aid.
This three hour course is perfect for people who are looking to gain some basic first aid knowledge. This course will train you in what steps to take when you are presented with an unresponsive casualty. You will also learn CPR and perfect your technique on one of our state of the art manikins.
Heart and circulatory disease claims around 200,000 lives each year. Many could have been saved if a defibrillator was made available. A casualty's rate of survival will dramatically increase if an AED is available and if you have appropriately qualified personnel to use it.