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Code: CWA426A-B Adopting a Whole Family Approach to Domestic Abuse and Promoting Safety - Professional Level Workshop (Virtual)

This live interactive virtual classroom is delivered through Microsoft Teams.

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 and links) or you may be turned away. You will also need to attend the full two days in order to get your certificate.

Important. Please see "Additional Information" via the Full details tab for joining instructions.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 16 November 2021 09:30 - 16:30 Virtual Classroom Map
2 23 November 2021 09:30 - 16:30 Virtual Classroom Map

Code: ASC/21/1082 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 16 November 2021 00:00 - 00:00 Distance Learning Map

Code: ASC/21/1143 Assisting Clients with Swallowing Difficulties Level 1 Part 1 - Covid19 Interim Training Programme

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 16 November 2021 00:00 - 00:00 Distance Learning Map

Code: ESC/21/441 Communication Skills (EVENT FULL)

Effective communication techniques are vital for anyone who needs to manage or influence other people to achieve desired results.

This half day course will help participants gain a greater understanding of communication, message management and will also learn how to enhance their natural communication skills.

In order to aid your learning, please complete the pre-course work (will be sent to you via email) and ensure you bring it with you on the day of the training session

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 16 November 2021 09:30 - 12:30 Remote Corporate Training Map

Code: ASC/21/966 End of Life Care: Embedding Excellence within Care Homes: for Managers and Senior Staff (Cancelled)

An interactive session for managers/senior care home staff who are responsible for leading on best practice and for ensuring that excellence in end-of-life care is embedded within their organisation.

It is recommended that new staff attend face to face training when available.

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

Once your place on this event has been confirmed, you will receive a separate email with a link to the Microsoft Teams or 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.

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.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 16 November 2021 11:00 - 13:00 Microsoft Teams Webinar Map

Code: ASC/21/850 Mental Capacity Act for Assessors & those making Best Interest Decisions - Covid 19 Interim Training Programme (Cancelled)

Once your place on this event has been confirmed, you will receive a separate email with a link to the Microsoft Teams or 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.

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

This course is designed for those who may need to complete Mental Capacity Act (MCA) assessments and make best interest decisions. This is an advanced course - participants will have done a basic awareness course or suitable online training first.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 16 November 2021 09:30 - 12:00 Distance Learning Map

Code: ASC/21/1125 Moving and Handling and Risk Assessment of People - Train the Trainer - Covid19 Interim Training Programme (EVENT FULL)

Once your place on this event has been confirmed, you will receive a separate email with a link to the Microsoft Teams meeting. The link to join the training will be sent one week before the day of the event. 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.

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

This is a 4 day Moving and Handling and Risk Assessment Train the Trainer Course. There are 4 sessions held as follows:

* 2 sessions are via MS TEAMS (Days 1 and 3)
and
* 2 are face to face (Days 2 and 4)

Session 1 - Theory, legislation, lifting principles etc 4 hour session via MS TEAMS
Session 2 - Face to face – equipment familiarisation and techniques face to face 7 Hours
Session 3 - Risk assessment theory 3 hours via MS TEAMS
Session 4 - Equipment and techniques, test and presentations, face to face 7 hours
This course is specifically for the manual handling training of people, not loads. It is geared to people who supervise, induct and/ or train staff in moving and handling of clients.

The course covers:

• Key legislation affecting the manual handling of people, anatomy of the spine and how to reduce the risk of spinal injury including Biomechanics principles
• The importance of individual client centred risk assessments, how to complete them and moving and handling plans
• A range of safe manual handling manoeuvres and techniques
• Ability testing
• Manual handling equipment including assisted standing equipment, hoists and slide sheets
• The learning styles and principles to become an effective teacher and assess staff competencies in the work place.

The course requires candidates to complete a risk assessment, deliver a teaching presentation and pass a written test.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 10 November 2021 09:30 - 13:30 Microsoft Teams Webinar Map
2 16 November 2021 09:30 - 15:30 Firwood House FIRS Map
3 24 November 2021 09:30 - 13:30 Virtual Classroom Map
4 30 November 2021 09:30 - 15:30 Firwood House FIRS Map

Code: ASC/21/998 Safe Handling of Medication - DPS - Covid19 Interim Training Programme (EVENT FULL)

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 COVID19 INTERIM TRAINING PROGRAMME 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 16 November 2021 00:00 - 00:00 Distance Learning Map

Code: ESC/21/511 Sharepoint 2013


SharePoint is a half day of training for East Sussex County Council users to familiarise themselves with the SharePoint platform.
This course is for anyone joining an ESCC team that uses Sharepoint libraries to store team information and who has not used Sharepoint before. The course will also cover managing your own Onedrive site used for storing personal documentation.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 16 November 2021 10:00 - 12:00 Remote Corporate Training Map

Code: ASC/21/211 The Care Act: Support Planning and Personal Budgets - Covid19 Interim Training Programme

A half day course designed to explore the Support Planning procedures in line with the Care Act legal requirements. Staff will have an opportunity to complete support planning tools with case studies or examples from your own practice.

The course is suitable for: Contact and Assessment Teams; Occupational Therapy Teams; Neighbourhood Support Teams; Mental Health and Learning Disability Teams; Transition Teams, Hospital Teams, Sensory Teams, Reviewing teams, Health and Social Care Connect (HSCC), Occupational Therapy Teams (OT), Neighbourhood Support Teams (NST), Crisis Response Nurses (CR Nurses).

Once your place on this event has been confirmed, you will receive a separate email with a link to the Microsoft Teams or 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.

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

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 16 November 2021 09:30 - 12:30 Distance Learning Map

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