4 courses found

Code: ASC/22/217 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.

 

 

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue
1 21 January 2022 09:30 - 12:30 Distance Learning
2 28 January 2022 09:30 - 12:30 Distance Learning
3 04 February 2022 09:30 - 12:30 Distance Learning

Code: ASC/22/93 Moving and Handling of People for Care Support Workers, Volunteers and PAs - Foundation Level Part 2 (practical face to face session) pm session - Covid19 Interim Training Programme

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 is 2.5 hours long and 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.

 

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue
1 28 January 2022 13:30 - 15:30 Firwood House FIRS

Code: ASC/22/102 Moving and Handling of People with Restricted Mobility for Care Givers: Part 2 (face to face practical training) - Covid 19 Interim Training Programme

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 is 2.5 hours long and will cover practical elements of:

  • LOLER check requirements of carers
  • Caring for and assisting clients with restricted mobility
  • Choosing and fitting slings, in bed and in a seated position, with and without slide sheets
  • Hoisting clients from the bed and from a seated position
  • Safe use of slide sheets to reposition clients
  • In situ slide sheets, techniques and applications
  • The use of stand aids
  • Moving and handling plans
  • Using dressing aids for a client in bed.

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue
1 28 January 2022 09:30 - 12:00 Firwood House FIRS

Code: ASC/22/371 The Care Act: Support Planning and Personal Budgets - Covid19 Interim Training Programme

A half day course designed to explore the Support Planning procedures in line with the Care Act legal requirements. Staff will have an opportunity to complete support planning tools with case studies or examples from your own practice.

The course is suitable for: Contact and Assessment Teams; Occupational Therapy Teams; Neighbourhood Support Teams; Mental Health and Learning Disability Teams; Transition Teams, Hospital Teams, Sensory Teams, Reviewing teams, Health and Social Care Connect (HSCC), Occupational Therapy Teams (OT), Neighbourhood Support Teams (NST), Crisis Response Nurses (CR Nurses).

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.

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

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue
1 28 January 2022 09:30 - 12:30 Distance Learning