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Code: ESC/21/265 Appraisal and Supervision (EVENT FULL)

This workshop looks at the skills needed by managers to get the most from these discussions, including how to tackle poor performance and how to further motivate high performers.

It will consist of 2 x half day, interactive, virtual classroom sessions, spaced 1 week apart. The course will use a case study to explore specific issues, particularly around dealing with staff who are struggling to perform well.

Each session will have trainer input, group work discussion and practice.

After day one, delegates will plan actions that they will undertake between day one and day two.

It is essential that you complete the "Maximising Performance" elearning module & pre-course work prior to attending this workshop.

Any specific questions regarding supervision and appraisal can be sent to the trainer up to five days before the course, to help contextualise the sessions. There will be a case study, the first part of which will need to be read before day one.

 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 14 September 2021 09:00 - 12:30 Remote Corporate Training Map
2 21 September 2021 09:00 - 12:30 Remote Corporate Training Map

Code: ASC/21/1078 Assisting Clients with Swallowing Difficulties – Covid19 Interim Training Programme (Cancelled)

IMPORTANT: THIS TRAINING IS PART OF THE COVID19 INTERIM TRAINING PROGRAMME AND IS SUITABLE FOR NEW AND EXISTNG STAFF.

IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT NEW STAFF ATTEND FACE TO FACE TRAINING WHEN AVAILABLE.
You will be sent links to resources and a 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 completing the workbook please 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 Friday after you receive the workbook.

Workbooks received after this time will not be marked and your training record will not be updated to show completion of this course.

Please don’t hesitate to email Ann with any questions about assisting clients with swallowing difficulties.
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 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 September 2021 00:00 - 00:00 Distance Learning Map

Code: ASC/21/1138 Assisting Clients with Swallowing Difficulties Level 1 Part 1 - Covid19 Interim Training Programme (c)

This is part 1 of a two part blended learning training program to be used to reduce face to face training time in accordance with COVID 19 regulations.


This must be completed and the workbook assessed prior to undertaking Part 2 of Level 1 or other levels of training in this topic.

Part 1 of the training can be completed as a standalone course for theory only.

The course takes approximately 1 hour to complete the viewing of the presentation from YouTube and the completion of a workbook.

The workbook will be assessed and returned the following week. 

The presentation covers:

  • What dysphagia is
  • Clients most likely to be diagnosed
  • Introduction to the different textures prescribed
  • Introduction to the thickeners used
  • How to test for correct thicknesses
  • Complications if the prescription is not followed correctly.

 

 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 14 September 2021 00:00 - 00:00 Distance Learning Map

Code: ASC/21/811 Assisting the Fallen Person Train the Trainer (JCR only)

The Course is aimed at Senior staff who have undertaken the full First Aid at Work (3 day course) or a minimum of the 1 day Emergency First Aid at Work (1 day course) and Train the Trainer in Moving and Handling of People.

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, also hoisting from the floor in various situations.

This will give additional information for senior staff to enable to check staff are confident in the use of the decision making check sheet and to practically use the Elk.

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 first aid training
Pain assessment
Body checks
History taking
Practical in scenario style for body checking
Decision making for self-help or equipment use
Practical use of Mangar Elk and different ways the Elk can be used and a person assisted onto the cushion

This course is mainly practical so participants attending should be fit, dressed appropriately and able to fully participate. Footwear should be flat/ low heel and closed in toes. No flipflops. Failure to participate or inappropriate dress or footwear will be reported to managers.

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1 14 September 2021 09:30 - 12:30 Firwood House FIRS Map

Code: ASC/21/673 Autism and Communication

This session focuses on the differences and difficulties experienced by autistic people in communicating with others.

This session will be delivered via Zoom, so delegates need to have access to that virtual platform.


Once your place on this event has been confirmed, you will receive a separate email with a link to the Zoom meeting. Please note this email will be sent from the East Sussex Learning Portal. please make sure you check your Spam/Junk folders for this email.

The link to join the training will be sent one week before the day of the event.

Please read the attached document "Attending Online Training" before joining the course.

 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 14 September 2021 10:00 - 12:00 Distance Learning Map

Code: ESC/21/377 Excel 365 Level 2 Presenting Information

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

Is this course for you?

You are familiar with basic Excel techniques, such as entering data, writing simple formulas and applying basic formatting. You now want to find different ways of presenting your data, so it is effective and eye-catching.
This course includes topics from the Excel Presenting Information course

Pre-requisites

The course assumes that delegates are familiar with: entering data and simple formulas in Excel.
To take part in this course, delegates will need an internet-connected device with camera and microphone, and an internet connection which can stream video in reasonable quality.

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1 14 September 2021 10:00 - 11:30 Remote Corporate Training Map

Code: ESC/21/393 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 14 September 2021 13:30 - 16:30 Remote Corporate Training Map

Code: ASC/21/756 Moving and Handling of People for Care Support Workers, Volunteers and PAs - Foundation Level Part 2 (practical face to face session) - Covid19 Interim Training Programme (Cancelled)

When requesting a place on this course, you must allow 3 weeks between the dates of Part 1 and Part 2 to allow for the workbook to be completed, returned to the Trainer and marked. When you book Part 2 please provide us with the date Part 1 was completed in the Special Requirements field on your booking form. If Part 1 has not been completed, your place on Part 2 will not be confirmed.

To adhere to Covid19 regulations this face to face course will be small groups with PPE masks, aprons and gloves provided.

The course is 2.5 hours long and will cover practical elements of:

  • LOLER check requirements of carers
  • Caring for and assisting clients with restricted mobility
  • Choosing and fitting slings, in bed and in a seated position, with and without slide sheets
  • Hoisting clients from the bed and from a seated position
  • Safe use of slide sheets to reposition clients
  • In situ slide sheets, techniques and applications
  • The use of stand aids
  • Moving and handling plans
  • Using dressing aids for a client in bed.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 14 September 2021 13:30 - 15:30 Firwood House FIRS Map

Code: ESC/21/385 Personal Impact and Assertiveness Training (EVENT FULL)

This course will discuss your impact on others and developing your personal brand – described as “what people say about you when you leave the room” (Jeff Bezos) and how we can come across in order for people to buy in to you and your ideas.

The course introduces trusted techniques in how to deal with difficult situations and handle conflict in a direct, calm and controlled manner (“Assertiveness”), in order to recognise and appreciate the different communication needs of people.
The course will be highly interactive, please bring your specific examples of having to deal particular situations.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 10 September 2021 09:30 - 12:00 Remote Corporate Training Map
2 14 September 2021 09:30 - 12:00 Remote Corporate Training Map

Code: ASC/21/1014 Wellbeing and Resilience for the Mental Health Service (Cancelled)

This workshop is aimed at all ESCC staff working in the Mental Health Service.

In response to Covid 19 and the extra stress and strain this has put on Mental Health services, we are offering 12 workshops specifically for you.

The workshops will explore the impact of the past 12 months and give you the opportunity for some space to think and reflect.

We will explore how hard it is to remain positive during this prolonged period of uncertainty and consider how neuroscience can help.

It will also be a time to share with colleagues and learn from each other about tips and tricks for sustaining your wellbeing.

Finally, there will be a chance to consider your own self-care and explore a range of resources available.

Once your place on this event has been confirmed, you will receive a separate email with a link to the Microsoft Teams meeting. Please note this email will be sent from the East Sussex Learning Portal. please make sure you check your Spam/Junk folders for this email.

The link to join the training will be sent one week before the day of the event.

Please read the attached document - Attending Online Training.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 14 September 2021 13:00 - 16:00 Virtual Classroom Map

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