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173 courses found

Code: ASC/19/264 Falls Prevention: Residential Care

A half day course for staff working with people who are at risk of falls in a residential care setting.

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1 12 November 2019 09:30 - 12:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map

Code: ASC/19/470 Combined Parkinson's Disease & Motor Neurone Disease

A course suitable for staff supporting people with Parkinson’s disease or Motor Neurone disease.

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1 13 November 2019 09:30 - 13:00 Heathfield Community Centre Map

Code: ASC/19/471 Combined Stroke & Epilepsy

This course is suitable for staff supporting people who have had a stroke or who have epilepsy.

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1 13 November 2019 13:30 - 17:00 Heathfield Community Centre Map

Code: ASC/19/382 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.

 

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1 13 November 2019 09:30 - 12:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map

Code: ASC/19/380 Mental Capacity Act 2005: An Introduction (EVENT FULL)

This course is suitable for any staff working with clients who have or may develop issues with capacity to make decisions (e.g. clients with dementia /learning disability/alcohol abuse/drug abuse etc.).

The course provides an overview of the Act covering assessing capacity, making best interest decisions, lasting powers of attorney, IMCAs and advanced decisions.

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1 13 November 2019 09:30 - 12:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map

Code: ASC/19/761 Moving & Handling & Risk Assessment of People: Train the Trainer (Cancelled)

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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1 08 November 2019 09:45 - 16:30 Firwood House FIRS Map
2 13 November 2019 09:45 - 16:30 Firwood House FIRS Map
3 15 November 2019 09:45 - 16:30 Firwood House FIRS Map
4 19 November 2019 09:45 - 16:30 Firwood House FIRS Map

Code: ASC/19/324 Basic First Aid (EVENT FULL)

This course is suitable for those who do not need to attend an Ofqual accredited First Aid at Work or Emergency First Aid at Work course.

  

Note. This course requires a demonstration of competency in administering CPR, which involves kneeling on the floor beside an anatomical dummy. If you are unable to work on the floor to perform CPR you will not be permitted to undertake this course.

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1 14 November 2019 09:30 - 12:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map

Code: ASC/19/385 Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (DoLS) Under the Mental Capacity Act 2005: An Introduction & Update

 


This introduction & update to the DoLs safeguards is suitable for all staff directly or indirectly involved in registered accommodation (public or
independent sector) or hospital wards and for staff working in adult social care in respect of ‘Community Dols’

 


PLEASE NOTE: The legal system for DoLS is planned to change to ‘Liberty Protection Safeguards’ (LPS) in late 2020. This current training WILL NOT include in any detail, the new legislation. Additional training on the new Law will be provided in the near future.

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1 14 November 2019 09:30 - 12:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map

Code: ASC/19/294 Emergency First Aid at Work (c) (EVENT FULL)

If you are a lone worker (as a PA) you may find it useful to have this accreditation in order to deal with First Aid situations that may arise when you are in someone’s home or accompanying clients in public places.

 
The Health and Safety (First-Aid) Regulations 1981 require employers to provide adequate and appropriate equipment, facilities and personnel to enable first-aid to be given to employees if they are injured or become ill at work. These regulations apply to all workplaces including those with five or fewer employees and to the self-employed.

Note: This course requires a demonstration of competency in administering CPR, which involves kneeling on the floor beside an anatomical dummy. If you are unable to work on the floor to perform CPR you will not be permitted to undertake this course.
 

 

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1 15 November 2019 09:30 - 16:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map

Code: ASC/19/200 Induction to being a Personal Assistant (EVENT FULL)

This course covers the knowledge base information of the Care Certificate. It is also a required course if you are applying to be an accredited PA by Support with Confidence (SWC) if you do not have a suitable qualification.

It is also open to people who are either employed as a PA or are thinking of taking on this role in the near future. If you wish to achieve the Care Certificate you will also need to undertake homework and be able to be assessed in your workplace by either volunteering to shadow one of our services or have agreement to be assessed in your workplace (as a PA).

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1 08 November 2019 10:00 - 15:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map
2 15 November 2019 10:00 - 15:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map
3 22 November 2019 10:00 - 15:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map