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: CWA328AB Adopting a Whole Family Approach to Domestic Abuse and Promoting Safety - Professional Level Workshop (EVENT FULL) (Cancelled)

This popular course is essential for practitioners from Children's Services and Adult Social Care, education, early help, the police and health, to review, update and consolidate core knowledge about domestic abuse. 

This two day ‘professional level’ workshop is part of the domestic abuse thematic learning pathway and will give an overarching and updated view on current research, theory and practice in the field. It is relevant for all East Sussex children's services practitioners working with children, young people and families assessed as level 3 or 4 on the Continuum of Need.

Important note: You will need to have undertaken all three foundation level domestic abuse e-learning modules prior to attending this course (see additional information under full details) or you may be turned away.  You will also need to attend the full two days in order to get your certificate.

 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 05 May 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Lansdowne Hotel Map
2 12 May 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Lansdowne Hotel Map

Code: ASC/20/270 Combined Diabetes and Multiple Sclerosis (Cancelled)

Please note the new start time of 1pm for this training.

This course is suitable for staff supporting people with diabetes or multiple sclerosis.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 12 May 2020 13:00 - 16:30 The Pelham, Bexhill; Map

Code: ASC/20/269 Combined Stroke and Epilepsy (Cancelled)

Please note the new start time of 9am for this training.

This course is suitable for staff supporting people who have had a stroke or who have epilepsy.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 12 May 2020 09:00 - 12:30 The Pelham, Bexhill; Map

Code: ESC/20/211 First Aid at Work (3 Day) (EVENT FULL) (Cancelled)

The First Aid at Work course, covered over 3 days, will qualify you as a First Aider and will enable you to deal with an accident or injury in the workplace. It will qualify you to diagnose a variety of possible illnesses and injuries and will enable you to assess the need to seek further medical attention.

At the end of the course there is a written exam and trainees must demonstrate the skills and knowledge learnt during the course, when there will be some hands on floor work. Trainees will receive a certificate at the end of the course and the qualification lasts for three years.

 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 12 May 2020 09:00 - 17:00 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map
2 13 May 2020 09:00 - 17:00 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map
3 14 May 2020 09:00 - 17:00 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map

Code: ESC/20/194 LAS (Liquid Logic Adults) Search and View


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.

 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 12 May 2020 13:30 - 16:30 Room 505 St.Mary's House Map

Code: ASC/20/218 Mental Capacity Act 2005: An Introduction (Cancelled)

This course is suitable for any staff working with clients who have or may develop issues with capacity to make decisions (e.g. clients with dementia /learning disability/alcohol abuse/drug abuse etc.).

The course provides an overview of the Act covering assessing capacity, making best interest decisions, lasting powers of attorney, IMCAs and advanced decisions.

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

Code: ASC/20/524 Moving and Handling of People and Objects for Care Support Workers/Volunteers and PAs - Foundation Level (Covid19 Skype session)

IMPORTANT: THIS TRAINING IS PART OF THE FAST TRACK DISTANCE LEARNING DURING THE COVID-19 CRISIS AND IS SUITABLE FOR NEW AND EXISTNG STAFF. TRAINING WILL BE DELIVERED VIA A SKYPE MEETING AND YOU WILL BE SENT AN INVITE TO IT A COUPLE OF DAYS BEFORE IT IS DUE. IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT NEW STAFF ATTEND FACE TO FACE TRAINING WHEN IT IS
AVAILABLE. Please look out for an email to complete session evaluation. We would appreciate your time in completing this so we can evaluate this temporary process. You will then be able to access your certificate.


This course provides delegates with knowledge of safe moving and handling techniques and a basic knowledge of equipment they may need to use to safely move and handle a client. This course does not cover clients with restricted mobility issues, i.e. those who need hoisting or are cared for in bed. During the COVID 19 restrictions, This is covered in an additional 2 hour skype training session called Moving and Handling of People with Restricted Mobility for Care Support Workers/PAs. 

Due to the practical nature of moving and handling of people, it is recommended when accessible, candidates complete the face to face training available through East Sussex. 

The course covers:

  •  A basic knowledge of key legislation affecting the moving and handling and care of objects and people 
  •  Anatomy of the spine and how to reduce the risk of spinal injury by mplementing safe handling principles
  •  The importance of good sitting posture
  •  Knowledge of a range of safe moving and handling assisted mobility techniques, i.e. assisted standing techniques
  •  Techniques to assist someone getting in and out of a bed.

 

 

 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 12 May 2020 10:00 - 12:00 Distance Learning Map

Code: ASC/20/510 Safe Handling of Medication (Covid-19 Fast-Track)

On the date of your Safe Handling of Medication training, you will receive an email from tania.hudson@eastsussex.gov.uk with a link to a recorded presentation and a workbook. 

The link is on the ESCC YouTube channel and is by invitation only, so please don’t forward to colleagues. 

  • After viewing the 30 minute presentation, please complete the workbook and return for marking to tania.hudson@eastsussex.gov.uk IF POSSIBLE ON THE SAME DAY
  • The workbook has additional information and helpful links which may be useful to refer back to
  • Please don’t hesitate to email Tania with any questions about safe handling of medication
  • Tania will mark and return your workbook
  • Please look out for an email to complete session evaluation. We would appreciate your time in completing this so we can evaluate this temporary process. You will then be able to access your certificate.

IMPORTANT: THIS TRAINING IS PART OF THE FAST-TRACK DISTANCE LEARNING DURING THE COVID-19 CRISIS AND IS SUITABLE FOR NEW AND EXISTNG STAFF. 

YOU MUST UNDERTAKE COMPETENCY ASSESSMENTS WITHIN THE WORKPLACE BEFORE CARRYING OUT MEDICATION DUTIES.

IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT NEW STAFF ATTEND FACE TO FACE TRAINING WHEN AVAILABLE.

 

 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 12 May 2020 09:00 - 17:30 Distance Learning Map