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Code: ESC/22/39 Website & Intranet CMS Training - Umbraco v8 (EVENT FULL)

This short course gives a general introduction on using Umbraco to update East Sussex County Council's external, public-facing website for residents and businesses: www.eastsussex.gov.uk 

It also covers some features on the staff intranet.

This course is for users of Umbraco version 8 only. Not all teams are using v8 yet, if you’re not sure what version of Umbraco your team is using, please contact the Webteam at      webstaff@eastsussex.gov.uk

You will also have to complete the Writing for the Web Training

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1 20 January 2022 09:30 - 11:30 Remote Corporate Training Map

Code: ASC/22/112 Completing Individual Risk Assessing for the Moving and Handling of Adults - Covid19 Interim Training Programme (Cancelled)

This one day course is aimed at key individuals within organisations that complete individual Moving and Handling risk assessments and plans for adult patients or carers. The course aims to further develop their role as Manual Handling Risk Assessors and ensure that risk assessments completed are balanced, person centred, fit for purpose, optimise clients' abilities, and demonstrate clear reasoning of the risks that have been identified and how and why decisions have been reached to reduce them.

The course does not cover generic moving and handling risk assessments of objects

Staff should not have attended the ESCC 4 day Moving and handling train the trainer, as this course covers Moving and Handling Risk Assessment.

It covers:

  • Legislation that impacts and frames the manual handling risk assessments
  • Good practice in assessing risks, demonstrating a balanced risk assessment approach
  • How to write a risk assessment and a concise MH plan.

There will be some case scenarios to work through.

 

 

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1 21 January 2022 09:30 - 16:00 Firwood House FIRS Map

Code: ESC/21/571 Managing Your Time Effectively (EVENT FULL)

This session will be remotely delivered via MS Teams. Please check the joining instructions under Additional Information.

 

Time pressures impact our work and personal lives as we aim to achieve higher levels of performance with less resource (time) to achieve it. The ability to manage time is an essential skill for effective people. Time management is not about cramming more work into your day, it is about doing better work, with less stress and knowing you have achieved what you set out to do. We will address how to manage your time when working from time.

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1 21 January 2022 10:00 - 13:00 Remote Corporate Training Map

Code: ASC/22/368 The Care Act: An Introduction and Overview - Covid19 Interim Training Programme

This course is designed to give Adult Social Care staff an overview of the key duties of the Care Act and an understanding of how this is applied in East Sussex.

The course is suitable for: Contact and Assessment Teams; Occupational Therapy Teams; Neighbourhood Support Teams; Mental Health and Learning Disability Teams; Transition Teams, Hospital Teams, Sensory Teams, Reviewing teams, Health and Social Care Connect (HSCC), Occupational Therapy Teams (OT), Neighbourhood Support Teams (NST), Crisis Response Nurses (CR Nurses).

Once your place on this event has been confirmed, you will receive a separate email with a link to the Microsoft Teams meeting. Please note this email will be sent from the East Sussex Learning Portal. please make sure you check your Spam/Junk folders for this email.

The link to join the training will be sent one week before the day of the event.

Please read the attached document "Attending Online Training" before joining the course.

This is a remotely delivered course and delegates should therefore ignore any map or venue information.

 

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1 21 January 2022 09:30 - 12:30 Distance Learning Map

Code: ASC/22/217 The Personal Assistant in Health and Social Care - Covid19 Interim Training Programme

This is a three-session course. You will be expected to complete worksheets.

You must attend all three dates to complete the course unless a special request is sent to the trainer. 

This course is open to anyone interested in the role of the Personal Assistant (PA) or who is considering becoming a PA in health and social care, and will be delivered via Microsoft Teams.

It is required training for anyone joining the Support with Confidence accreditation scheme as a Personal Assistant.

The course will introduce:

  • The difference between a regulated care assistant and the PA role
  • The importance of a values-based approach to the role
  • Key legislation that PAs should abide by
  • Issues that may arise as a PA such as friend vs professional, conflicts in duty of care and scenarios you may need to face as a lone working PA
  • An introduction to Stop, Look, Care Guidance.

 You will be sent a workbook to complete after attending this training.

This workbook will need to be returned to Renee.Jasper-Griffiths@eastsussex.gov.uk for assessment prior to receiving a certificate of completion. Please complete and return your workbook within 7 days.

Important: This training is part of the COVID19 interim training programme and is suitable for new and existing PAs.

It is recommended that PAs attend face to face training when available.

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.

 

 

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1 21 January 2022 09:30 - 12:30 Distance Learning Map
2 28 January 2022 09:30 - 12:30 Distance Learning Map
3 04 February 2022 09:30 - 12:30 Distance Learning Map

Code: ASC/22/129 Basic First Aid (specific with no practical element) – certificate valid for one year - Covid19 Interim Training Programme

IMPORTANT: THIS TRAINING IS PART OF THE COVID-19 INTERIM TRAINING PROGRAMME AND IS SUITABLE FOR NEW AND EXISTNG STAFF.

PLEASE NOTE THIS IS AN ONLINE SESSION AND YOU DO NOT NEED TO ATTEND PHYSICALLY. THIS TRAINING IS DELIVERED USING VIDEOS AND USEFUL RESOURCES IN CONJUNCTION WITH A WORKBOOK YOU WILL NEED TO COMPLETE. PLEASE IGNORE THE START AND FINISH TIMES OF THIS TRAINING ON THE LEARNING PORTAL.

IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT NEW STAFF ATTEND FACE TO FACE TRAINING WHEN AVAILABLE.

You will be sent a First Aid manual and 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 reading the First Aid manual, please complete the Microsoft forms workbook by no later than the 10 am Thursday after you receive the manual.

Submissions received after this time will not be marked and your training record will not be updated to show completion of this course. Please only submit once as only the first submission will be looked at.
Ann will assess your submission and send summative feedback to you.

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 distance learning course which does not involve attendance at a training venue or a virtual meeting. You will be sent a First Aid manual and links for the workbook via Microsoft forms via email closer to the date of the course. Delegates should therefore ignore any map or venue information.

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1 24 January 2022 00:00 - 00:00 Distance Learning Map

Code: ASC/22/227 BIA Legal Refresher

This session will be facilitated by Simon Foster, who has worked both as a Local Authority solicitor and as legal head of MIND.

This session will update BIAs on changes to case law, as well as aspects of the law that have changed because of the impact of Covid-19. Simon will also update BIAs about progress on the implementation of LPS. There will also be an opportunity for individual BIAs to discuss practice legal dilemmas they have encountered and obtain feedback from Simon and their peers.

Please note, this session is intended to be a repeat of the sessions delivered in October 2021. 

The Brighton University will send delegates an email link to the online platform prior to the course starting.

 

Please read the attached document "Attending Online Training" before joining the course.

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1 24 January 2022 10:00 - 13:00 Virtual Classroom Map

Code: ESC/22/11 Coaching for Managers

This focussed programme aims to develop manager’s knowledge, skills and confidence to enable them to fully integrate a coaching approach into the daily management of staff and projects in order to operate effectively, promote a culture of empowerment and engagement and to support creativity in a challenging business environment.
 
A coaching approach is increasingly well evidenced across the business community and public sector as an appropriate and successful leadership style, creating a ‘win-win’ effect, where staff are motivated and engaged, and work can be successfully devolved, freeing up valuable management time and resources.
 
This course will be remotely delivered via MS Teams, over 3 x half Day sessions. Please see Additional Information below for fuller timings.
 

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1 24 January 2022 09:30 - 12:30 Remote Corporate Training Map
2 25 January 2022 09:30 - 12:30 Remote Corporate Training Map
3 10 February 2022 09:30 - 12:30 Remote Corporate Training Map

Code: ASC/22/71 Module 5: The Use of Medication for Clients who have Dementia (Tier 2)

This is an online training course aimed at frontline staff who are working directly with people who are experiencing Dementia. (Tier 2 - linked to Dementia Training Standards Framework 2018).

You will receive an email with full instructions by 10am on the day of the training (including all resources and links)

*NOTE: It is recommended that you have completed Module 1: Dementia Awareness (Tiers 1 and 2) prior to taking this course to optimise your learning. These courses run regularly each month*

 

  • This course looks at what medications are used to treat people with Dementia including cognitive enhancers, psychotropics and pain management.
  • The course is delivered via a Recorded PowerPoint presentation which has been uploaded on the ESCC YouTube Channel. The Course can be accessed over a 5-day period providing flexibility for the learner. There are various activities and case studies to engage the learner. The course requires the completion of an online assessment. This serves to consolidate and evidence learning.
    The video (YouTube) can be viewed on all digital platforms (including mobile phone) and can be viewed independently or as a small group (dependant on organisational social distancing policy) so please ensure you have YouTube installed.
  • This is a remotely delivered course and delegates should therefore ignore any map or venue information.
  • 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.

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1 24 January 2022 00:00 - 00:00 Distance Learning Map

Code: ASC/22/260 Positive Approaches to Providing Support Module 1: Understanding Behaviour - Covid19 Interim Training Programme (for ESCC DPS Staff only)

PLEASE NOTE THIS IS NOT AN ONLINE SESSION AND YOU DO NOT NEED TO ATTEND PHYSICALLY. THIS TRAINING IS DELIVERED USING A PRE-RECORDED PRESENTATION IN CONJUNCTION WITH A WORKBOOK YOU WILL NEED TO COMPLETE AND THEN REVIEW WITH YOUR MANAGER DURING SUPERVISION. PLEASE IGNORE THE START AND FINISH TIMES OF THIS TRAINING ON THE LEARNING PORTAL.

Module 1: Understanding behaviour.

This is a recording of a PowerPoint presentation, accessed through YouTube. The recording is 30 minutes and can be accessed from any device with an internet connection at any time.

You will be sent a link to the recording, and a workbook which you can fill out as you go through the session.

A week after the session you will be sent an online quiz to complete and submit.

You will need to do this before booking on Module 2.

Important: This training is part of the COVID19 interim training programme and is suitable for new and existing staff.

It is recommended that new staff attend face to face training when available.

This is a remotely delivered course and delegates should therefore ignore any map or venue information.

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.

 

 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 24 January 2022 00:00 - 00:00 Distance Learning Map

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