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Code: ASC/22/1088 Assisting Clients with Swallowing Difficulties Level 1 Part 2 (09:30am to 10:30am) (Cancelled)

This course will be delivered via In-Person Classroom training. You will be expected to attend a specific venue on the date(s) of the training. Please see the course full details and attached map for further information.

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.

This course is for staff who may have to assist a client who has been prescribed a texture modified diet or has difficulty in swallowing with both food and drinks.

Delegates must have already undertaken Level 1, Part 1 (theory) before applying for this course.

The course takes approximately 1 hour for the face to face use of the thickening powders and undertaking the drip test, to show correct texture.

The practical covers:

• A reiteration of the need for correct textures for clients with dysphagia
• Introduction to the thickeners prescribed
• How to mix the thickeners into a drink
• How to test for correct thicknesses
• Complications if the prescription is not followed correctly.

This venue has a current Covid19 risk assessment. Any delegates showing Covid19 symptoms must not attend the training venue.

 

 

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 18 August 2022 09:30 - 10:30 Firwood House FIRS Map

Code: ASC/22/1089 Assisting Clients with Swallowing Difficulties Level 1 Part 2 (11:00am - 12:00pm) (Cancelled)

This course will be delivered via In-Person Classroom training. You will be expected to attend a specific venue on the date(s) of the training. Please see the course full details and attached map for further information. 

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.

This course is for staff who may have to assist a client who has been prescribed a texture modified diet or has difficulty in swallowing with both food and drinks.

Delegates must have already undertaken Level 1, Part 1 (theory) before applying for this course.

The course takes approximately 1 hour for the face to face use of the thickening powders and undertaking the drip test, to show correct texture.

The practical covers:

• A reiteration of the need for correct textures for clients with dysphagia
• Introduction to the thickeners prescribed
• How to mix the thickeners into a drink
• How to test for correct thicknesses
• Complications if the prescription is not followed correctly.

 This venue has a current Covid19 risk assessment. Any delegates showing Covid19 symptoms must not attend the training venue.

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 18 August 2022 11:00 - 12:00 Firwood House FIRS Map

Code: ASC/22/1090 Assisting Clients with Swallowing Difficulties Level 1 Part 2 (13:00 - 14:00)

This course will be delivered via In-Person Classroom training. You will be expected to attend a specific venue on the date(s) of the training. Please see the course full details and attached map for further information.

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.

 

This course is for staff who may have to assist a client who has been prescribed a texture modified diet or has difficulty in swallowing with both food and drinks.

Delegates must have already undertaken Level 1, Part 1 (theory) before applying for this course.

The course takes approximately 1 hour for the face to face use of the thickening powders and undertaking the drip test, to show correct texture.

The practical covers:

• A reiteration of the need for correct textures for clients with dysphagia
• Introduction to the thickeners prescribed
• How to mix the thickeners into a drink
• How to test for correct thicknesses
• Complications if the prescription is not followed correctly.

 

 This venue has a current Covid19 risk assessment. Any delegates showing Covid19 symptoms must not attend the training venue.

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 18 August 2022 13:00 - 14:00 Firwood House FIRS Map

Code: ASC/22/1091 Assisting Clients with Swallowing Difficulties Level 1 Part 2 (14:30 to 15:30) (Cancelled)

This course will be delivered via In-Person Classroom training. You will be expected to attend a specific venue on the date(s) of the training. Please see the course full details and attached map for further information.

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.

 

This course is for staff who may have to assist a client who has been prescribed a texture modified diet or has difficulty in swallowing with both food and drinks.

Delegates must have already undertaken Level 1, Part 1 (theory) before applying for this course.

The course takes approximately 1 hour for the face to face use of the thickening powders and undertaking the drip test, to show correct texture.

The practical covers:

• A reiteration of the need for correct textures for clients with dysphagia
• Introduction to the thickeners prescribed
• How to mix the thickeners into a drink
• How to test for correct thicknesses
• Complications if the prescription is not followed correctly.

This venue has a current Covid19 risk assessment. Any delegates showing Covid19 symptoms must not attend the training venue.

 

 

 

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 18 August 2022 14:30 - 15:30 Firwood House FIRS Map

Code: ASC/22/673 Basic Epilepsy Awareness Training - for Learning Disability Services (non ESCC) ONLY (c) (EVENT FULL)

This course will be delivered via In-Person Classroom training. You will be expected to attend a specific venue on the date(s) of the training. Please see the course full details and attached map for further information.
To maintain the safety of all participants on this training, delegates are asked to wear a face mask for the duration of the course.

In addition, the trainers request that each delegate completes a lateral flow test before attending. If the result of this test is either positive or inconclusive, please DO NOT ATTEND the course and instead re-book yourself for an alternative date.
 
This training is ONLY suitable for those working in a Learning Disability service.  ESCC staff should not attend this training but should refer to the ESCC DPS ONLY programme.
 
  •  At the end of the training, a Community Learning Disability Nurse will demonstrate how to administer emergency medication used in epilepsy and you will watch a DVD of safe administration of Buccal Midazolam. You will also have the opportunity to practice the administration of rectal diazepam.

If you require the rectal Diazepam training, please contact the Adult Social Care training team at asct@eastsussex.gov.uk to confirm this. There is specific equipment needed that will only be brought on courses where delegates have confirmed a need for rectal Diazepam training. 

  • Your manager will be responsible for providing ongoing support in the workplace but it will be your responsibility to highlight any concerns you have regarding administration of the medication.
  • A certificate of attendance will be provided; this is not a certificate of competence.

This venue has a current Covid19 risk assessment. Any delegates showing Covid19 symptoms must not attend the training venue.

 

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 18 August 2022 10:00 - 13:00 The Pelham, Bexhill; Map

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