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Code: ASC/20/15 Fundamentals of Food Hygiene Refresher

This refresher course is for staff who have already obtained the Royal Society for Public Health Level 2 Food Safety in Catering qualification, and should be undertaken 3 years after qualifying.

 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 02 March 2020 09:30 - 13:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map

Code: ASC/20/144 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 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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1 02 March 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Firwood House FIRS Map

Code: ASC/20/62 Autism - Higher Basic Level: Introduction to Autism

This course is suitable for staff working in adult social care services who have some contact with people with autism and QCF learners completing LD310.
 
 

 

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1 03 March 2020 09:30 - 16:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map

Code: ASC/20/104 Lone Workers - Personal Safety Training (C) (Cancelled)

This course is for staff in assessment and directly provided Adult Social Care services who undertake lone working.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 03 March 2020 09:30 - 16:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map

Code: ASC/20/145 Moving & Handling & Risk Assessment of People: Train the Trainer

This is a course for moving and handling trainers who directly train staff in safe moving and handling of people techniques and how to complete moving and handling of people risk assessments.

The course is an in-depth 4 day course, spread over 2-5 weeks.  Please note: not all days will necessarily be the same day of the week.

This course is specifically for the moving and handling training of people, NOT LOADS. 

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 toe sandals.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 03 March 2020 09:45 - 16:30 Firwood House FIRS Map
2 04 March 2020 09:45 - 16:30 Firwood House FIRS Map
3 10 March 2020 09:45 - 16:30 Firwood House FIRS Map
4 13 March 2020 09:45 - 16:30 Firwood House FIRS Map

Code: ASC/20/72 Safeguarding Adults: Refresher (EVENT FULL)

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

Code: ASC/20/68 Dementia: Walking in their Shoes - Understanding Behaviour (EVENT FULL)

This is the third in a series of six workshops exploring dementia and how we can support people to live as well as possible with the condition. They do not have to be attended in order.

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1 05 March 2020 09:30 - 13:30 Wellshurst Golf Club Map

Code: ASC/20/146 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 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 06 March 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Firwood House FIRS Map

Code: ASC/20/148 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 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 09 March 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Firwood House FIRS Map

Code: ASC/20/52 Epilepsy & Emergency Medication

This course is suitable for all ESCC DPS support workers who support people who have epilepsy.

Please note:

This session includes an assessment of competence in a training environment (measuring a 1ml dose and administering to the buccal cavity on a colleague).

Following this training and BEFORE administering Buccal Midazolam:

It is the manager’s responsibility to ensure that the staff member understands each individual client’s care plan /support profile regarding the administration and use of Buccal Midazolam. The manager needs to sign the attendance certificate to show this part of the competency assessment has been carried out.

 

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 10 March 2020 09:30 - 12:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map