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: ASC/20/517 Basic First Aid (Covid19 specific with no practical element) – certificate valid for one year (EVENT FULL)

IMPORTANT: THIS TRAINING IS PART OF THE FAST-TRACK DISTANCE LEARNING DURING THE COVID-19 CRISIS 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 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
  • After reading the First Aid manual, please complete the workbook and return it 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.

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1 18 May 2020 09:00 - 17:30 Distance Learning Map

Code: ASC/20/221 Dementia: Communication and Positive Interaction (Cancelled)

This is the second in a series of six workshops exploring dementia and how we can support people to live as well as possible with the condition. These do not have to be attended in order.

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1 18 May 2020 09:30 - 13:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map

Code: ASC/20/222 Epilepsy and Emergency Medication (Cancelled)

This course is suitable for all ESCC DPS support workers who support people who have epilepsy.

Please note:

This session includes an assessment of competence in a training environment (measuring a 1ml dose and administering to the buccal cavity on a colleague).

Following this training and BEFORE administering Buccal Midazolam:

It is the manager’s responsibility to ensure that the staff member understands each individual client’s care plan /support profile regarding the administration and use of Buccal Midazolam. The manager needs to sign the attendance certificate to show this part of the competency assessment has been carried out.

 

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1 18 May 2020 09:00 - 09:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map

Code: ESC/20/195 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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1 18 May 2020 13:30 - 16:30 Room 505 St.Mary's House Map

Code: ASC/20/526 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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1 18 May 2020 13:30 - 15:30 Distance Learning Map

Code: ESC/20/212 Project Management Course (1 day) (Cancelled)

This 1 day interactive workshop will introduce delegates to the core skills they require to manage projects. It is case-study based with attendees working in groups to deliver worked examples of the tools and techniques provided.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 18 May 2020 09:30 - 17:00 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map