In light of continuing Government advice regarding the spread of coronavirus (Covid-19) and social distancing, the majority of our face to face courses remain cancelled. Alternatively, we are pleased to offer an increasing range of online and virtual courses. Please see individual courses for details.

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Code: ESC/20/643 All Staff Records Management Training

This short, focussed training session is intended to help staff develop a basic understanding of records management, as well as what resources, policies and support are in place at ESCC to help gain better control over your records. This will help staff in their everyday work, as well as aid compliance with legislation and service requirements.

This session will focus on records management at ESCC and will cover:

  • What records are and what format these might be found in.
  • An overview of the records lifecycle.
  • What records management is and its benefits.
  • The risks of not managing our records well.
  • Resources available at ESCC including the Records Management Policy, Records Retention & Disposal Schedule, and the Records Centre.

There will be opportunities to raise and discuss solutions to your records management issues and concerns throughout

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 22 September 2020 10:00 - 12:00 Remote Corporate Training Map

Code: ASC/20/624 Assisting the Fallen Person – Covid19 Interim Training Programme (EVENT FULL)

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 a link to a resource and also 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.
Please don’t hesitate to email Ann with any questions about assisting the fallen person.
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 22 September 2020 09:00 - 09:30 Distance Learning Map

Code: ASC/20/413 Combined Diabetes and Multiple Sclerosis (Cancelled)

Please note the new start time of 9am for this training.

This course is suitable for staff supporting people with diabetes or multiple sclerosis.

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1 22 September 2020 09:00 - 12:30 The Pelham, Bexhill; Map

Code: ASC/20/414 Combined Parkinson's Disease and Motor Neurone Disease (Cancelled)

A course suitable for staff supporting people with Parkinson’s disease or Motor Neurone disease.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 22 September 2020 13:00 - 16:30 The Pelham, Bexhill; Map

Code: ESC/20/624 Excel 365 Level 3 Tables and Pivot Tables

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 work with tables of data which you need to summarise and analyse.
This course includes topics from the Excel Analysing Data 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 22 September 2020 10:00 - 11:30 Remote Corporate Training Map

Code: ASC/20/412 Falls Prevention (Cancelled)

A half day course for staff working with people who are at risk of falls.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 22 September 2020 09:30 - 13:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map

Code: ESC/20/235 First Aid at Work Recertification (Cancelled)

This 2 day course will re-qualify you as a First Aider in the workplace. The course is for those who wish to renew their First Aid at Work qualification. First aiders should attend the training up to 3 months before the expiry date of their certificate or within 28 days of the expiry date.
 
 
Please note your certificate will be valid from the date of achievement and not from your previous expiry date.
 
 
Anyone unable to renew their qualification during that period will need to attend a full First Aid at Work 18 hour course. 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 21 September 2020 09:00 - 17:00 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map
2 22 September 2020 09:00 - 17:00 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map

Code: ESC/20/661 First Aid at Work Recertification (EVENT FULL)

This 2 day course will re-qualify you as a First Aider in the workplace. The course is for those who wish to renew their First Aid at Work qualification. First aiders should attend the training up to 3 months before the expiry date of their certificate or within 28 days of the expiry date.
 
 
The Health and Safety Executive have extended all First Aid certificates that were due for expiry from 21st March 2020 to 30th September. We should point out that no further extensions are expected, so if you do not requalify before 30th September, you will need to take the full 3 day First Aid course to requalify as a First Aider. 
 
It is essential that you read, understand, and comply with the Covid19 instructions provided by Freedom Leisure - see Additional Information (below)
 
And please click this link for directions to Uckfield Civic Centre   and there are ample car parks in the area. Luxford Fields appears to be among the best options.
 
 
 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 21 September 2020 09:00 - 17:00 Uckfield Civic Centre Map
2 22 September 2020 09:00 - 17:00 Uckfield Civic Centre Map

Code: ESC/20/560 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 22 September 2020 13:30 - 16:30 Remote Corporate Training Map

Code: ESC/20/443 Mental Health First Aid in the Workplace (Cancelled)

Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) in the Workplace is a two day accredited training course which teaches people how to identify, understand and help their ESCC colleagues who may be experiencing a mental health issue.

You’ll learn to recognise warning signs of mental ill health, and develop the skills and confidence to approach and support someone whilst keeping yourself safe.

What managers are agreeing to when approving their staff member’s attendance on this course:

  • To releasing your staff member for the two day training course and any post support sessions (approx. 2 sessions lasting a maximum of 3 hours each).
  • To releasing your staff member for related meetings (approximately 1 or 2 per year).
  • Allowing time to support colleagues when needed (often at short notice).


What you are committing to:

  • Undertaking the accredited training and any additional training (where required) to acquire and maintain your MHFA certificate.
  • Becoming part of the pool of accredited MHFAers and providing mental health first aid within your workplace as needed, at your level of competence and training.
  • Being able to be called away from your normal duties at short notice if required.
  • Acting as a Mental Health Champion and partaking in ad-hoc wellbeing events (when required and dependent on needs of the service).
  • Partaking in post training support as required/directed.

 

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 22 September 2020 09:30 - 17:00 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map
2 23 September 2020 09:30 - 17:00 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map