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: ASC/20/66 Dementia: Nutrition and Hydration (C) (Cancelled)

This is the fifth 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 need to be attended in order.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 26 March 2020 13:30 - 16:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map

Code: LSC627 ESSCP : Child Protection in a Multi-Agency Context (Cancelled)

The aim of this course is to enable staff to learn about the structure, roles and responsibilities of the statutory agencies involved in child protection.

Important note: It is essential that you have undertaken the Safeguarding Children e-learning prior to coming on this course (see additional information under full details), or you may be turned away.

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1 26 March 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Horntye Park Sports Complex Map

Code: LSC634 ESSCP : Gangs, Youth Violence, Knives and Criminal Exploitation Awareness Training - AM Session (EVENT FULL) (Cancelled)

This course will address gang crime and youth violence. This has been identified as a national priority and this course will enable frontline staff and those working with children and young people to identify individuals at risk of gang involvement and to provide timely support and interventions to support them.

This course will be delivered by Excelsior Safeguarding CIC, a ‘not for profit’ organisation established to provide effective help and support to vulnerable young people and adults.

The sessions are relevant for colleagues who work with children and young people as well as vulnerable adults

Important note: It is essential that you have undertaken the Safeguarding Children (or an equivalent Safeguarding/ Child Protection Awareness course within your own organisation, and Child Sexual Exploitation e-learning courses prior to coming on this course, see additional information under full details), or you may be turned away.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 26 March 2020 09:00 - 12:45 Wellshurst Golf Club Map

Code: LSC635 ESSCP : Gangs, Youth Violence, Knives and Criminal Exploitation Awareness Training - PM Session (Cancelled)

This course will address gang crime and youth violence. This has been identified as a national priority and this course will enable frontline staff and those working with children and young people to identify individuals at risk of gang involvement and to provide timely support and interventions to support them.

This course will be delivered by Excelsior Safeguarding CIC, a ‘not for profit’ organisation established to provide effective help and support to vulnerable young people and adults.

The sessions are relevant for colleagues who work with children and young people as well as vulnerable adults

Important note: It is essential that you have undertaken the Safeguarding Children (or an equivalent Safeguarding/ Child Protection Awareness course within your own organisation, and Child Sexual Exploitation e-learning courses prior to coming on this course, see additional information under full details), or you may be turned away.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 26 March 2020 13:15 - 17:00 Wellshurst Golf Club Map

Code: ASC/20/154 Moving and Handling of People for Care Support Workers/PAs - Foundation Level (Cancelled)

This one day course provides delegates with knowledge of safe Moving and Handling techniques and a basic knowledge of equipment they may encounter and need to use to safely move and handle a client. This course does not cover clients with minimal mobility, i.e. those who need hoisting or are bed-bound. This is covered in an additional half day course called Moving and Handling of People with Restricted Mobility for Care Support Workers/PAs, that can only be completed when the full day foundation course is completed.

The course covers:

  • A basic knowledge of key legislation affecting the moving and handling and care of people
  • Anatomy of the spine and how to reduce the risk of spinal injury by implementing safe handling principles
  • The importance of good sitting posture
  • Risk assessment and moving and handling plans
  • Knowledge of a range of safe moving and handling assisted mobility techniques, i.e. assisted standing and walking techniques
  • Techniques and equipment to assist someone getting in and out of a bed
  • Basic ability testing in a chair
  • Familiarisation of a range of moving and handling equipment including walking aids, turn tables, handling belts, assisted standing equipment, wheelchairs including getting it into a car safely
  • Assistance with dressing and dressing aids.

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 flip-flops or open toed shoes.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 26 March 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Firwood House FIRS Map

Code: ASC/20/28 Safeguarding Adults: Basic Awareness (Cancelled)

This introductory level course is aimed at staff who work with adults with care and support needs, and who need to know the basics of safeguarding, legal responsibilities and good practice.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 26 March 2020 09:30 - 16:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map

Code: ASC/20/73 Safeguarding Adults: Refresher (Cancelled)

This half day refresher workshop is aimed at staff who work with adults with care and support needs, and who need to know the basics of safeguarding, legal responsibilities and good practice. It is designed to update knowledge and skills of staff who have already completed the introductory level 1 Safeguarding Awareness course in line with the Care Act 2014 and the Sussex Multi Agency Policy and Procedures.

 

 

 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 26 March 2020 09:30 - 12:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map