Being Your Best Knowing Your Worth (EVENT FULL)
We can often be our worst saboteurs, not recognising that the language and behaviours we use can send out unhelpful messages about our confidence and sense of worth. At times of change and uncertainty, it is important we remain confident and send positive messages about our skills and knowledge and what we can offer to new or existing employers and customers.
LAS (Liquid Logic Adults) Search and View (EVENT FULL)
LAS Search and View is a half day of training for East Sussex County Council users to familiarise themselves with the Adults Liquid Logic platform. This course is designed to show you how to navigate Liquid Logic, find clients and view case data and includes viewing scanned images held within ECaseFile
This course is for anyone joining an ESCC team that uses LAS whether to view client data or input data into the system
As a new staff member your manager must request that a Liquid Logic account is created for you before attending this course. When the account is created you will receive an e-mail invitation to book onto this course. Existing users are welcome to book if they wish to refresh their skills.
You must complete this training in order to be able to access the LIVE system. The trainer will activate your account on attendance.
Moving and Handling of People for Care Support Workers/PAs - Foundation Level (C) (EVENT FULL)
This one day course provides delegates with knowledge of safe Moving and Handling techniques and a basic knowledge of equipment they may encounter and need to use to safely move and handle a client. This course does not cover clients with minimal mobility, i.e. those who need hoisting or are bed bound. This is covered in an additional half day training that can only be completed when the full day foundation course is completed. These 2 courses replace the previous Domiciliary and Residential Courses.
The course covers:
A basic knowledge of key legislation affecting the Moving and Handling and care of people
Anatomy of the spine and how to reduce the risk of spinal injury by implementing safe handling principles
The importance of good sitting posture
Risk assessment and Moving and Handling plans
Knowledge of a range of safe Moving and Handling assisted mobility techniques, i.e. assisted standing and walking techniques
Techniques and equipment to assist someone getting in and out of a bed
Basic ability testing in a chair
Familiarisation of a range of Moving and Handling equipment including walking aids, turn tables, handling belts, assisted standing equipment, wheelchairs including getting it into a car safely
Assistance with dressing and dressing aids.
For the practical element participants attending should be fit, dressed appropriately and able to fully participate. Footwear should be flat/ low heel and closed in toes. No flip-flops or open toed shoes.
This half day refresher workshop is aimed at staff who work with adults with care and support needs, and who need to know the basics of safeguarding, legal responsibilities and good practice. It is designed to update knowledge and skills of staff who have already completed the introductory level 1 Safeguarding Awareness course in line with the Care Act 2014 and the Sussex Multi Agency Policy and Procedures.