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Code: ESC/21/615 Managing for Best Performance

This course is to enhance managers skills around raising the performance of staff who report to them. Managers are asked to come to the event having agreed their learning objectives with their line manager.

 

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1 23 August 2022 09:30 - 16:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map

Code: ASC/22/548 Assisting Clients with Swallowing Difficulties Level 1 Part 1 (Cancelled)

This course will be delivered via Online Recorded Video, and you will not be expected to attend a specific venue.

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 part 1 of a two part blended learning training program to be used to reduce face to face training time in accordance with COVID 19 regulations.

This must be completed and the workbook assessed prior to undertaking Part 2 of Level 1 or other levels of training in this topic.
Part 1 of the training can be completed as a standalone course for theory only.

The course takes approximately 1 hour to complete the viewing of the presentation from YouTube and the completion of a workbook.

The workbook will be assessed and returned the following week.

The presentation covers:

• What dysphagia is
• Clients most likely to be diagnosed
• Introduction to the different textures prescribed
• Introduction to the thickeners used
• How to test for correct thicknesses
• Complications if the prescription is not followed correctly.

You will be sent a link to a resource and also a link for the workbook on Microsoft forms 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.

Links are not to be shared between colleagues; each person who wishes to complete this training MUST book their own place on it. The Microsoft form must be completed.

Your completed workbook/Microsoft form should be submitted no later than 10 am of the Friday after you receive the course information.
Submissions received after this time will not be marked and your training record will not be updated to show completion of this course. Only the first submission will be looked at. Please do not submit more than once. Ann will assess your submission and send summative feedback.

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.

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

Code: ESC/22/526 Sharepoint 2013 (Cancelled)

Sharepoint 2013 training  is a 2 hour remote hands on session for East Sussex County Council users to familiarise themselves with the Sharepoint and OneDrive platform. This course is for anyone joining an ESCC team that uses Sharepoint libraries to store team information and who has not used Sharepoint before. The course will also cover managing your own OneDrive site used for storing personal documentation.


Training sessions are conducted via Microsoft Teams, please reserve the time in your diary.


You should assure yourself of the suitability of the learning environment from which you will access the online course. In order to focus on the learning content, you will need to access the session from a quiet location where you will not be disturbed. If it is not possible to do this within the office then you should select an alternative location/room that is more suitable, by agreement with your manager.


In order for you to be able to attend you will need to ensure that you are using an ESCC device that has a microphone and video capabilities.

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1 24 August 2022 10:00 - 12:00 Remote Corporate Training Map

Code: ASC/22/1080 Moving and Handling for People with Dementia

This course will be delivered via In-Person Classroom training. You will be expected to attend a specific venue on the date(s) of the training. Please see the course full details and attached map for further information.

This course is aimed at those who care and provide moving and handling assistance for people with dementia. The course looks at the challenges and issues that can arise when helping someone with dementia to move and transfer.

The course covers:

* Symptoms of dementia that affect mobility and movement
* The differences between violence, aggression, anxiety and fear and factors influencing the above
* Behaviour in dementia, focusing on non verbal, verbal and physical. Possible reasons and triggers for such behaviour
* Triggers that can be linked to behaviour specific to moving and handling techniques and strategies; and interventions that can be utilised to reduce distress, including equipment and handling techniques

* Risk assessing for those with dementia and fluctuating ability.

Part of the course is practical 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.

This venue has a current Covid19 risk assessment. Any delegates showing Covid19 symptoms must not attend the training venue.

 

 

 

 

 

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1 25 August 2022 13:30 - 15:30 Firwood House FIRS Map

Code: ASC/22/1079 Moving and Handling of People for Care Support Workers, Volunteers and PAs - Foundation Part 2 (practical face to face session)

This course will be delivered via In-Person Classroom training. You will be expected to attend a specific venue on the date(s) of the training. Please see the course full details and attached map for further information.

When requesting a place on this course, you must allow 3 weeks between the dates of Part 1 and Part 2 to allow for the workbook to be completed, returned to the Trainer and marked. When you book Part 2 please provide us with the date Part 1 was completed in the Special Requirements field on your booking form. If Part 1 has not been completed, your place on Part 2 will not be confirmed.

To adhere to Covid19 regulations this face to face course will be small groups with PPE masks, aprons and gloves provided.

The course will cover practical elements of:

  • Mobility testing
  • Sit to stand techniques
  • Assisting from chair to chair
  • Assisting in and out of bed, including the use of bed levers, bed pulls, non-slip slide sheets, leg lifters, utilising the profiling mattress
  • Walking aids
  • Assisting to walk techniques
  • Handling belts
  • Assisting clients on steps and stairs
  • Sliding boards
  • Turning aids
  • Dressing aids
  • Wheelchairs, including placing a wheelchair into a car.

Please specify on your application if you are new to care work and haven’t completed a practical moving and handling training, so priority can be given to your application.

This venue has a current Covid19 risk assessment. Any delegates showing Covid19 symptoms must not attend the training venue.

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1 25 August 2022 09:30 - 11:30 Firwood House FIRS Map

Code: ASC/22/334 Deaf and Hard of Hearing Awareness (Cancelled)

This course will be delivered via Online Recorded Video, and you will not be expected to attend a specific venue

This online training course is aimed at all frontline staff to increase their awareness, knowledge and skills in relation to working with people who are deaf or hard of hearing. 

The course is designed to raise awareness of the barriers facing people who are deaf or are hard of hearing. It also highlights how practitioners can adjust their behaviour and create conducive environments to improve communication with people who are deaf or are hard of hearing.

The course is delivered via a pre-recorded (voice over) Powerpoint presentation which can be viewed multiple times. There are also various activities and a case study to engage the learner. The course requires the completion and return of a workbook which serves to foster a deeper level of learning. 

The video (YouTube) can be viewed on all digital platforms (including mobile phone) and can be viewed independently or as a small group (dependent on organisational social distancing policy) so please ensure you have YouTube installed.

The course also contains video links to the internet; thus, internet access is required. 

The workbook comes in a Word document format so access to Microsoft Word is required.

Handouts are provided in PDF format which are accessible via a screen reader if required.

Course links and materials will be sent by midday on the day of your course.

Ideally each delegate should have their own personal/work email address on their East Sussex Learning Portal user account. Where this is not possible, please be advised that it is the responsibility of each training delegate’s line manager to forward these documents to them, so they have them in time for their training.

The course can be accessed from 9.30am on the date scheduled. Delegates can complete the course at any time during the week but must submit the workbook by 5pm on the Friday after the scheduled course date.

Allocate approx. 2-4 hrs to complete the course. Speed of course completion depends on the learner.

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1 29 August 2022 00:00 - 00:00 Distance Learning Map

Code: ASC/22/515 Assisting the Fallen Person (Part 1)

This course will be delivered via Online Recorded Video, and you will not be expected to attend a specific venue

This is a Distance Learning Course via presentation on YouTube and a Microsoft Form Quiz and takes approximately 2 hours to complete. 

For those without access to Microsoft forms a hard copy can be sent by special request. Please add this to the special requirements box on the portal when signing onto the course.

The course is the theory (Part 1), covering Assessment of the Fallen Person using a decision-making tool/check sheet to assess for injury and is there a need to call for an ambulance. The check sheet can also be used for information gathering prior to an ambulance arrival for the injured person.
For the uninjured or minor injury the course covers how to assist with self-help from the floor or when to call for and the use of a Elk lifting cushion, Felgains Lifting Chair or a Hoist.

This course has a no practical element.

The course covers:

• Fallen person check sheet
• Additional information relating to fractures which may not have been covered in basic first aid training
• Pain assessment
• Body checks
• History taking
• Practicals in scenario style for body checking included in the workbook
• Decision making for self-help or equipment use.

 

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1 30 August 2022 00:00 - 00:00 Distance Learning Map

Code: ASC/22/481 Basic First Aid (Theory with No Practical Element) – Certificate Valid for One Year - Covid19 Interim Training Programme (Cancelled)

This course will be delivered via Online Recorded Video and you will not be expected to attend a specific venue.


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


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 10am the 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.


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 30 August 2022 00:00 - 00:00 Distance Learning Map

Code: ESC/22/516 LAS (Liquid Logic Adults) Safeguarding Recording (Cancelled)

LAS Safeguarding Recording is hands on LiquidLogic training for East Sussex County Council staff. During the course you will record an Adults Social Care Safeguarding from beginning to end within LiquidLogic. . It will also give you an overview of recording Organisational Safeguarding.

This course is for anyone who will be required to record any part of a safeguarding case.

This training is systems training, not practice training.

Training sessions are conducted via Microsoft Teams, please reserve the time in your diary.

You should assure yourself of the suitability of the learning environment from which you will access the online course. In order to focus on the learning content, you will need to access the session from a quiet location where you will not be disturbed. If it is not possible to do this within the office then you should select an alternative location/room that is more suitable, by agreement with your manager.

In order for you to be able to attend you will need to ensure that you are using an ESCC device that has a microphone and video capabilities. The person who will be delivering the session will send you a Microsoft Teams calendar invitation just before the training is scheduled to run

 

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1 30 August 2022 13:30 - 16:30 Remote Corporate Training Map

Code: ASC/22/894 Positive Approaches to Providing Support Module 1: Understanding Behaviour - Covid19 Interim Training Programme (for ESCC DPS Staff only) (Cancelled)

This course will be delivered via Online Recorded Video, and you will not be expected to attend a specific venue.

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.

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 30 August 2022 00:00 - 00:00 Distance Learning Map

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