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Code: ASC/19/288 Nutrition & Hydration

A half day training session covering nutrition and hydration.

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1 11 October 2019 09:30 - 13:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map

Code: ASC/19/657 Posture and Seating: an Integral Component of Good Moving and Handling for Clients with Restricted Mobility

This course is aimed at those assessing and caring for adults with restricted mobility who struggle to re-adjust or move their position when seated.

This half day course covers:

  • Normal posture and how function relates to posture
  • Anatomy of the pelvis and spine
  • The effects that immobility has on the body, in relation to posture, tissue viability, circulation etc
  • An awareness of postural issues and how to correct them or support them
  • The importance of ensuring that clients sit in a functional postural position and are repositioned appropriately
  • Appropriate hoisting techniques into a chair
  • Ensuring the client's seat provides suitable support for them
  • Ensuring candidates are aware when to refer for a specialist OT seating assessment.

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 flipflops or open toe sandals.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 11 October 2019 09:45 - 13:00 Firwood House FIRS Map

Code: ESC/19/161 Leading Change Effectively - 2 day workshop

This 2 day workshop will help you understand how the brain processes and responds to change.  To be more aware of your own and other people’s typical reactions to externally driven change and to plan how you will lead and manage change; so as to maximise the likelihood of making this a positive and successful experience.

 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 11 October 2019 09:30 - 16:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map
2 23 October 2019 09:30 - 16:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map