Following government advice, ESCC have made the decision to postpone or cancel some face to face training.
This decision has been made in light of the national concerns about the spread of the coronavirus (COVID - 19). Please see individual courses for more information.

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Code: ASC/20/353 Assisting the Fallen Person (Cancelled)

This course is aimed at all levels of care and support workers who may find a person who has fallen.

The course is ½ day covering assessment of the fallen person using a series of checks to assess for injury. The questions can also be used for information gathering prior to an ambulance arrival for the injured person. This is in line with the I-stumble protocols and app.

For the uninjured person, the course covers how to assist with self-help from the floor and the use of a lifting cushion, lifting chair or a hoist.

This course has a large practical element.

The course covers:

  • Fallen person checks
  • Additional information relating to fractures which may not have been covered in basic first aid training
  • Pain assessment
  • Body checks
  • History taking
  • Practicals in scenario style for body checking
  • Decision making for self-help or equipment use
  • Practical use of Mangar Elk and hoisting from floor.

 

Important information: For the practical element of this training participants attending should be fit, dressed appropriately and able to fully participate. Footwear should be flat/ low heel with closed in toes. Flipflops/summer sandals are not appropriate. Please note that if delegates are not wearing appropriate footwear, they may be turned away from the course by the trainer, and a charge will be made for the wasted place.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 01 May 2020 09:30 - 12:30 Firwood House FIRS Map

Code: ESC/20/209 First Aid at Work Annual Refresher (Cancelled)

The Annual First Aid at Work Refresher is covered over 3 hours and is designed to update and refresh the knowledge and skills of anyone with the First Aid at Work or the Emergency First Aid at Work qualification. First Aid Refresher training is strongly recommended by the HSE and First Aid Awards and is ideally completed one year and then two years after qualification (ie two Annual First Aid Refreshers should be completed during the three years of qualification).

 

Please bring your First Aid at Work certificate with you on the day

 

 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 01 May 2020 09:30 - 12:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map

Code: ASC/20/208 Infection Control (Cancelled)

This course is for staff who wish to enhance their knowledge beyond basic level (Care Certificate) Infection Control training.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 01 May 2020 13:30 - 16:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map

Code: ASC/20/207 Nutrition and Hydration (Cancelled)

A half day training session covering nutrition and hydration.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 01 May 2020 09:30 - 12:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map