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: ESC/20/29 Building Personal Resilience AM Session

Building Personal Resilience is a half day programme designed to help individuals understand and recognise their own stress and equip them to proactively build resilience by providing practical tools for dealing with stress.

The course offers a unique approach to stress training: it is guaranteed to be straight forward, practical and humorous. It offers a completely fresh approach to this often sensitive subject.

 

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1 16 March 2020 09:30 - 13:00 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map

Code: ESC/20/27 Building Personal Resilience PM Session

Building Personal Resilience is a half day programme designed to help individuals understand and recognise their own stress and equip them to proactively build resilience by providing practical tools for dealing with stress.

The course offers a unique approach to stress training: it is guaranteed to be straight forward, practical and humorous. It offers a completely fresh approach to this often sensitive subject.

 

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1 16 March 2020 13:30 - 17:00 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map

Code: ASC/20/150 Moving and Handling of People for Care Support Workers/PAs: Refresher Course

This is a ½ day course covering low to medium mobility issues and use of equipment for service users.

The course covers:
Reiteration of legislation
Dynamic risk assessment
Well-being of both carer and service users
Assisting to stand
Support when walking
The use of a handling belt
Using a transfer board
Saturn turner
Molift riser
Dressing aids
Pushing a wheelchair.

This course has a large practical element and all participants are expected to practice all manoeuvres and use all equipment.

There will be no use of hoists or standaids or any bed work during this course. For these elements please book the half day Restricted
Mobility Course.

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1 16 March 2020 09:30 - 12:30 Firwood House FIRS Map

Code: ASC/20/152 Moving and Handling of People with Restricted Mobility for Care Support Workers/PAs (Cancelled)

This half day course is for care givers who assist and provide personal care for those clients with limited mobility, i.e. clients who are non weight bearing, hoisted or spend prolonged periods in bed.

Applicants must have completed the 1 day Moving and Handling of People for Care Givers - Foundation Level prior to undertaking this training.

  • The course reflects back on legislation within care and health and safety and their relevance to moving and handling of people with complex needs
  • We teach candidates how to use a variety of equipment, including hoists and sling, various techniques for fitting slings with and without slide sheets
  • We cover the effects that immobility has on the body, in relation to posture, tissue viability, circulation etc and the importance of ensuring clients sit in a functional postural position and are repositioned appropriately
  • We look at clients who have restricted mobility within bed or who may need to spend prolonged periods within the bed, covering equipment and techniques to assist with rolling, repositioning in bed, techniques to fit slings and dress clients who have limited ability or are unable to be rolled.

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 16 March 2020 13:30 - 16:30 Firwood House FIRS Map