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Code: ESC/20/7 An Introduction to Mentoring (Cancelled)

This programme will provide an introduction to mentoring with clarification of what mentoring is, the role of the mentor and some skills development.

 

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1 24 February 2020 09:30 - 12:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map

Code: ASC/20/140 Moving & Handling for PAs who do not Undertake Personal Care Duties

This is a 1/2 day manual handling training aimed at Personal Assistants who do not undertake personal care or use moving and handling equipment within the home setting.

The session covers lower level assistance and should be attended by all PAs.

The course covers:

  • General household duties as well as assistance outside the home environment
  • Basic knowledge of legislation relating to manual handling of objects and assisting people in the community
  • General manual handling of objects such as rubbish bags and shopping
  • Assisting to stand
  • Support when walking/handling belt
  • Sitting turn aids (turntable)
  • Transfer boards (banana board)
  • Dressing aids
  • Pushing a wheelchair
  • Getting wheelchairs into and out of a car.

This course has a large practical element so participants attending should be fit, dressed appropriately and able to fully participate.

Footwear should be flat/ low heel and closed in toes. No flipflops. Failure to participate or inappropriate dress or footwear will be reported to Support With Confidence.

Some elements of this course will be undertaken outside if the weather permits.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 24 February 2020 09:30 - 12:30 Firwood House FIRS Map

Code: ASC/20/141 Moving and Handling of Objects

Introduction and overview of manual handling of inanimate objects.

Important information: For the practical element of this training participants attending should be fit, dressed appropriately and able to fully participate. Footwear should be flat/ low heel with closed in toes. Flipflops/summer sandals are not appropriate. Please note that if delegates are not wearing appropriate footwear, they may be turned away from the course by the trainer, and a charge will be made for the wasted place.

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1 24 February 2020 13:30 - 16:30 Firwood House FIRS Map

Code: ESC/20/102 Neurodiversity At Work Awareness (EVENT FULL)

This course is aimed at managers who would like to gain a better understanding of how to manage members of staff with different levels of neurodiversity.

What does the Neurodiversity Awareness Training cover?

  • How do you recognise Dyslexia, Dyspraxia, Dyscalculia, ADHD and Autistic Spectrum Condition at work?
  • How do other conditions such as anxiety and depression affect thinking and communication?
  • What causes ‘neurodiversity’?
  • Workplace implications - strengths, struggles, how to make reasonable adjustments
  • Strategies for all workplaces

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 24 February 2020 09:30 - 12:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map