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Code: ASC/22/13 Visual Impairment Awareness

This ½ day course is designed and delivered by ROVIs (Rehabilitation Officers for the Visually Impaired), and is an opportunity for staff to increase their understanding of the range of issues affecting people who are visually impaired. It provides a chance to explore and test out best practice through a series of practical exercises and learning.

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1 09 March 2022 13:00 - 16:00 Faraday House Map

Code: CWA453A-B Adopting a Whole Family Approach to Domestic Abuse and Promoting Safety - Professional Level Workshop (Virtual)

This live interactive virtual classroom is delivered through Microsoft Teams.

This popular course is essential for practitioners from Children's Services and Adult Social Care, education, early help, the police and health, to review, update and consolidate core knowledge about domestic abuse.

This two day ‘professional level’ workshop is part of the domestic abuse thematic learning pathway and will give an overarching and updated view on current research, theory and practice in the field. It is relevant for all East Sussex Children's Services practitioners working with children, young people and families assessed as level 3 or 4 on the Continuum of Need.

Important note: You will need to have undertaken all three foundation level domestic abuse e-learning modules prior to attending this course (see additional information under full details and links) or you may be turned away. You will also need to attend the full two days in order to get your certificate.

Important. Please see "Additional Information" via the Full details tab for joining instructions.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 10 March 2022 09:30 - 16:30 Virtual Classroom Map
2 17 March 2022 09:30 - 16:30 Virtual Classroom Map

Code: ESC/22/130 Asbestos Awareness and Duty to Manage

Please note that this session will be delivered remotely via MS Teams. Once your place is confirmed take note of the joining instructions below, in Additional Information.

There will be ample allowance for comfort/coffee breaks.

The aim of the training is to inform delegates of the legal requirements for the safe management of asbestos.

This course will provide information on the risks associated with asbestos, and enable delegates to implement suitable and sufficient management systems, to ensure compliance with the Control of Asbestos Regulations 2012.

There is particular reference to the duty holder and who that could be, the surveys available, what to expect in a survey and the asbestos management plan and its use and requirement.

If you work in a school then can we please redirect you to the Health and Safety: Asbestos Awareness and Duty to Manage training on the Children's Workforce channel, which is directed to your specific needs. Bookings for this session on the Corporate channel cannot be processed. 

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1 10 March 2022 09:00 - 16:30 Remote Corporate Training Map

Code: ESC/22/21 OneNote 2016 (EVENT FULL)

Please note - this is a "remote" session, and if applying, you should note the additional information in “full details” regarding joining the session.

Is this course for you?

You want to create an electronic Notebook to store and organise notes you create or collect from the web, or from other documents in your filing system 

You may wish to share your Notebook with others so you can collaborate on a project, or easily share information.

This course uses material from the OneNote classroom-based course.

Pre-requisites
This course assumes that delegates are familiar with: basic Windows operations, such as using a mouse and opening and saving files other Microsoft Office programs, in particular Word and Outlook
To take part in this course, delegates will need an internet-connected device with camera and microphone, and an internet connection which can stream video in reasonable quality.

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1 10 March 2022 10:00 - 11:30 Remote Corporate Training Map

Code: ASC/22/110 Posture and Seating: An Integral Component of Good Moving and Handling for Clients with Restricted Mobility - Covid19 Interim Training Programme

This course is aimed at those assessing and caring for adults with restricted mobility who struggle to re-adjust or move their position when seated.

The course covers:

  • Normal posture and how function relates to posture
  • Anatomy of the pelvis and spine
  • The effects that immobility has on the body, in relation to posture, tissue viability, circulation etc
  • An awareness of postural issues and how to correct them or support them
  • The importance of ensuring that clients sit in a functional postural position and are repositioned appropriately
  • Appropriate hoisting techniques into a chair
  • Ensuring the client's seat provides suitable support for them.

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 flipflops or open toe sandals.

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1 11 March 2022 13:30 - 16:30 Firwood House FIRS Map

Code: ASC/22/379 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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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 11 March 2022 09:30 - 12:30 Virtual Classroom Map
2 18 March 2022 09:30 - 12:30 Virtual Classroom Map
3 25 March 2022 09:30 - 12:30 Virtual Classroom Map

Code: ASC/22/245 Autism Awareness - Covid 19 Interim Training Programme

This 2 hour session provides an introduction to autism and is suitable for anyone who may come into contact with people with autism.

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

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.

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 14 March 2022 10:00 - 12:00 Microsoft Teams Webinar Map

Code: ASC/22/136 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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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 14 March 2022 00:00 - 00:00 Distance Learning Map

Code: ASC/22/399 Deaf and Hard of Hearing Awareness

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.

You will receive an email with full instructions by 10am on the day of the training (including all resources and links).  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 14 March 2022 00:00 - 00:00 Distance Learning Map

Code: ASC/22/57 Managing Key Issues in Health and Safety - Covid Interim Training Programme

This course is for First Line Managers e.g. Practice, Centre and Unit Managers and Resource Officers responsible for Health and Safety as part of their role.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 14 March 2022 09:30 - 16:30 Faraday House Map

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