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Code: ASC/19/364 Managing Medicines for Care Workers (C) (EVENT FULL)

The course covers the safe administration of medicines within Social Care Settings.

The first part of the course will cover the knowledge required to administer medicines and refers to medicines legislation, professional standards and guidance.

The second part of the day covers the basic practical skills required in order to be assessed as competent to administer medicines under the good practice guidance

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 30 October 2019 09:30 - 16:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map

Code: ASC/19/664 Moving and Handling of People for Care Support Workers/PAs - Foundation Level

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 training that can only be completed when the full day foundation course is completed. These 2 courses replace the previous Domiciliary and Residential Courses.

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 30 October 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Firwood House FIRS Map

Code: ASC/19/377 Understanding Challenging Behaviour: An Introduction (Cancelled)

This course is an introduction to understanding challenging behaviour. Please note this training does not cover SCIP (Strategies for Crisis Intervention and Prevention).

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 30 October 2019 09:30 - 12:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map