Following government advice, ESCC have made the decision to postpone or cancel some face to face training.
This decision has been made in light of the national concerns about the spread of the coronavirus (COVID - 19). Please see individual courses for more information.

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162 courses found

Code: ASC/20/358 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 11 May 2020 09:45 - 16:30 Firwood House FIRS Map
2 20 May 2020 09:45 - 16:30 Firwood House FIRS Map
3 22 May 2020 09:45 - 16:30 Firwood House FIRS Map
4 26 May 2020 09:45 - 16:30 Firwood House FIRS Map

Code: ASC/20/270 Combined Diabetes & Multiple Sclerosis (Cancelled)

Please note the new start time of 1pm for this training.

This course is suitable for staff supporting people with diabetes or multiple sclerosis.

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1 12 May 2020 13:00 - 16:30 The Pelham, Bexhill; Map

Code: ASC/20/269 Combined Stroke & Epilepsy (Cancelled)

Please note the new start time of 9am for this training.

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

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1 12 May 2020 09:00 - 12:30 The Pelham, Bexhill; Map

Code: ASC/20/218 Mental Capacity Act 2005: An Introduction (Cancelled)

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

Code: ASC/20/219 Safeguarding Adults: Basic Awareness (Cancelled)

This introductory level course 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.

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1 13 May 2020 09:30 - 16:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map

Code: ASC/20/220 Dignity in Care (Cancelled)

This course is suitable for all care/support workers wishing to make a difference by supporting the rights of adults to dignity and respect when using health and social care services.

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1 14 May 2020 09:30 - 12:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map

Code: ASC/20/241 Falls Prevention (Cancelled)

A half day course for staff working with people who are at risk of falls.

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1 14 May 2020 09:30 - 13:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map

Code: ASC/20/115 Posture & Respiratory Care (Cancelled)

This course is suitable for support workers and carers who work with adults who have learning and complex physical disabilities.

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1 14 May 2020 09:30 - 13:30 Millbrook Healthcare Ltd Map

Code: ASC/20/169 Domestic Abuse, DASH and Safety Planning (Cancelled)

This training is aimed at all ASC staff who work directly with victims and families who may be experiencing domestic abuse.

As a result of a recent LGSCO decision, and the SAR of Adult B and Child T, this 3 hour workshop is offered as an opportunity for staff to refresh and update their knowledge of domestic abuse. We will explore what we understand about the use of professional curiosity in assessing risk, and the importance of recording and checking information when safety planning.

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1 15 May 2020 09:30 - 12:30 The Pelham, Bexhill; Map

Code: ASC/20/221 Dementia: Communication and Positive Interaction (Cancelled)

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

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 18 May 2020 09:30 - 13:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map