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Code: ASC/20/714 Basic First Aid (specific with no practical element) – certificate valid for one year - Covid19 Interim Training Programme (c)

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

PLEASE NOTE THIS IS NOT AN ONLINE SESSION AND YOU DO NOT NEED TO ATTEND PHYSICALLY. THIS TRAINING IS DELIVERED USING VIDEOS AND USEFUL RESOURCES IN CONJUNCTION WITH A WORKBOOK YOU WILL NEED TO COMPLETE. PLEASE IGNORE THE START AND FINISH TIMES OF THIS TRAINING ON THE LEARNING PORTAL.

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

  • You will be sent a First Aid manual and workbook via email, so it’s vital that you give us your correct email address if it differs from the one on your East Sussex Learning Portal user account
  •  Workbooks are not to be shared between colleagues; each person who wishes to complete this training MUST book their own place on it. Workbooks returned to the trainer by delegates who have not booked a place will NOT be marked
  • After reading the First Aid manual, please complete the workbook and return it (via an email with answers typed or completed in PDF, saved and returned) for marking to ann.holland@eastsussex.gov.uk by no later than the Thursday after you receive the manual.
  • Please don’t hesitate to email Ann with any questions about Basic First Aid.
  • Ann will mark and return your workbook.
  • Your East Sussex Learning Portal user account will be updated to show completion of this training once your workbook has been marked.
  • 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 online.


This is a distance learning course which does not involve attendance at a training venue or a virtual meeting. You will be sent a First Aid manual and workbook via email closer to the date of the course. Delegates should therefore ignore any map or venue information.

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1 14 December 2020 09:00 - 17:30 Distance Learning Map

Code: ASC/20/803 Deaf and Hard of Hearing Awareness

This online training course is aimed at all frontline staff to increase their awareness, knowledge and skills in relation to working with people who are deaf or hard of hearing. 

The course is designed to raise awareness of the barriers facing people who are deaf or are hard of hearing. It also highlights how practitioners can adjust their behaviour and create conducive environments to improve communication with people who are deaf or are hard of hearing.

The course is delivered via a pre-recorded (voice over) Powerpoint presentation which can be viewed multiple times. There are also various activities and a case study to engage the learner. The course requires the completion and return of a workbook which serves to foster a deeper level of learning. 

The video (YouTube) can be viewed on all digital platforms (including mobile phone) and can be viewed independently or as a small group (dependant on organisational social distancing policy) so please ensure you have YouTube installed.

The course also contains video links to the internet; thus, internet access is required. 

The workbook comes in a Word document format so access to Microsoft Word is required.

Handouts are provided in PDF format which are accessible via a screen reader if required.

Delegates on this training will be emailed all necessary resources by the trainer. Ideally each delegate should have their own personal/work email address on their East Sussex Learning Portal user account. Where this is not possible, please be advised that it is the responsibility of each training delegate’s line manager to forward these documents to them, so they have them in time for their training.

The course can be accessed from 9.30am on the date scheduled. Delegates can complete the course at any time during the week but must submit the workbook by 5pm on the Friday after the scheduled course date.


Allocate approx. 2-4 hrs to complete the course. Speed of course completion depends on the learner.

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1 14 December 2020 00:00 - 00:00 Distance Learning Map

Code: LSC651 ESSCP: Understanding Safeguarding in a Digital World (Virtual) (EVENT FULL)

This FREE course will enable professionals to explore current research and practice in relation to children and young people’s use of mobile technologies. This course is aimed at all front line professionals, including managers from East Sussex County Council Children’s Services Social Care, Early Help, Children’s Services Education, Schools, Adult Services, and Youth Offending Team. East Sussex Police, Health, Probation and the Voluntary and Independent sectors.

Important note: It is essential that you have undertaken the Safeguarding Children e-learning prior to coming on this course (see additional information under full details), or you may be turned away.

Joining Instructions: This live, interactive training will be delivered via Microsoft Teams. Full joining instructions, including links and guidance will be attached to your confirmation email. Please read these prior to the course start date and keep them in a safe place.

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1 14 December 2020 10:00 - 13:00 Virtual Classroom Map

Code: ESC/20/271 Facilitation Skills (Cancelled)

Build skills in Solution Focused Facilitation to promote a constructive atmosphere.

Learn how to generate creativity and learning, manage conflict, support change and innovation.

 

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1 14 December 2020 09:30 - 16:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map

Code: ESC/20/788 Facilitation Skills (Cancelled)

Build skills in Solution Focused Facilitation to promote a constructive atmosphere.

Learn how to generate creativity and learning, manage conflict, support change and innovation.

This course will delivered via Microsoft Teams, across two half day sessions. 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 07 December 2020 09:30 - 12:00 Remote Corporate Training Map
2 14 December 2020 09:30 - 12:00 Remote Corporate Training Map

Code: ASC/20/830 Fundamentals of Food Hygiene Refresher - Covid19 Interim Training Programme

This refresher course is for staff who have already obtained the Royal Society for Public Health Level 2 Food Safety in Catering qualification, and should be undertaken 3 years after qualifying. 

Delegates should print a copy of the attached Workbook before each course so that they can be used during the training. 

Once your place on this event has been confirmed, you will receive a separate Outlook calendar invite with a link to the Zoom meeting. Please note this invite will be sent close to the day/time of the event. Please read the attached document "Online Training Guidance Version 2" before joining the course.

This is a remotely delivered course and delegates should therefore ignore any map or venue information.

 

 

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1 14 December 2020 10:00 - 12:30 Distance Learning Map

Code: ESC/20/720 Managing Stress Through Crises and Beyond (EVENT FULL)

Please note - this is a "remote" session, and if applying, you should note the additional information in “full details” regarding joining the session.

The world is in a time of massive upheaval; with so much outside of our control, stress appears to have grown exponentially. Constant adaptation and uncertainty is challenging our sense of self and ability to cope.

This concise one day course will provide time to reflect on the impact of recent events and gain insight into how to respond, recover and thrive beyond crises.

The trainer is an experienced psychotherapist, de-briefer and coach.

Due to the participatory nature of the course, the maximum number of participants is 10.

 

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1 14 December 2020 10:00 - 15:00 Remote Corporate Training Map

Code: ASC/20/795 Moving and Handling of People and Objects for Care Support Workers/Volunteers and PAs - Foundation Level - Covid19 Interim Training Programme

IMPORTANT: THIS TRAINING IS PART OF THE COVID-19 INTERIM TRAINING PROGRAMME 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.

This is a remotely delivered course and delegates should therefore ignore any map or venue information.

 

 

 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 14 December 2020 10:00 - 12:00 Distance Learning Map

Code: ASC/20/813 Safeguarding Introduction and refresher - Covid 19 Interim Training Programme (EVENT FULL)

This 2.5 hrs virtual refresher workshop will be delivered via Microsoft Teams and is aimed at staff who work with adults with care and support needs, 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 Safeguarding Basic Awareness E-learning course in line with the Care Act 2014 and the Sussex Multi Agency Policy and Procedures.

IMPORTANT: THIS TRAINING IS PART OF THE COVID-19 INTERIM TRAINING PROGRAMME AND IS SUITABLE FOR NEW AND EXISTNG STAFF. TRAINING WILL BE DELIVERED VIA A SKYPE / MICROSOFT TEAM MEETING AND YOU WILL BE SENT AN INVITE TO IT A COUPLE OF DAYS BEFORE IT IS DUE. IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT ALL STAFF ATTEND FACE TO FACE TRAINING WHEN IT IS AVAILABLE.
Please look out for an email to complete the 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 via the learning portal.

This course will be delivered live via Skype or Microsoft Teams so participants will need to be able to use both systems
The training course is in line with the Care Act 2014 and the Sussex Multi Agency Policy and Procedures

 

 

 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 14 December 2020 09:30 - 12:00 Distance Learning Map