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Code: BH/18/0652 Emergency First Aid - Adult Social Care (EVENT FULL)

The course, for Adult Social Care Staff, enables first aiders to give emergency first aid to someone who is injured or becomes ill. It includes both theory and practical sessions and is designed to boost confidence. There is no final exam however delegates are assessed throughout the course and certificates, valid for three years, are issued to those who have reached the required standard.

Each delegate will be provided with a first aid manual.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 23 April 2018 09:30 - 16:30 Montague House Manual Handling Training Room Map

Code: BH/18/0525 First Aid at Work 2 Day Recertification (very important: please see eligibility information within course details before requesting a place)

This two day recertification course is solely for those who currently hold a First Aid at Work Certificate, which is nearing expiry, they last three years, in order to renew their qualification for a further three years without the need to complete the full course again.

This course will enable candidates to revisit their responsibilities and the essential skills needed to be a designated lead First Aider at work. Eligibility - Important: If you do not have a current (in date) full First Aid at Work Certificate at the time the course is run this course is not for you. If your certificate does not expire for another 6 months or more please, where possible, book onto a later date. Contact for additional support.

It is strongly recommended that requests are made between three and six months prior to your First Aid at Work Certificate expiring.

NB: Suitable clothing taking some physical activity into account should be worn.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 23 April 2018 09:30 - 16:30 Hove Town Hall - Training Room G107 Map
2 24 April 2018 09:30 - 16:30 Hove Town Hall - Training Room G107 Map

Code: BH/18/0259 Makaton - Foundation (2 days)

This course is suitable for staff and carers working with people with learning disabilities who want to develop skills in using makaton. This is the professional route.

Schools staff should contact the Language and Literacy Support Service at Carden Primary School in the first instance on 01273 293672.

Makaton is a language programme involving speech, manual signs and graphic symbols developed to help people with communication difficulties, especially people with learning disabilities.

By the end of this 2 day workshop participants will have improved and developed their skills using makaton signs and symbols from stages 1-4 and additional stage.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 23 April 2018 09:30 - 16:30 Brighton Town Hall - Volks Room Map
2 24 April 2018 09:30 - 16:30 Brighton Town Hall - Volks Room Map

Code: BH/18/0359 Medicines Management Training for Care Workers

This 3-hour interactive course is for private and independent care homes/domiciliary carers.  The course will look at the critical aspects for medicines management using a practical approach. The course is delivered by pharmacists and technicians from the local Clinical Commissioning Group who have a wealth of experience in both hospital and the community. The course has been developed locally based on local training needs and links into the Brighton and Hove City Council and Clinical Commissioning Group medicines management policies.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 23 April 2018 09:30 - 12:30 Hove Town Hall - Training Room G106 Map

Code: BH/18/0561 Mental Capacity Act Briefing (EVENT FULL)

The Mental Capacity Act Briefing provides an overview of the Act. The Mental Capacity Act Briefing will be relevant to staff supporting adults who may at times lack the capacity to consent.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 23 April 2018 09:30 - 13:00 Hove Town Hall - Training Room G108 Map

Code: BH/18/1000 Personal Safety Awareness - Housing Options Staff Only

Please note: this is a bespoke training course for Housing Options Staff only.

Personal Safety training is highly recommended for all staff that deal with the public and potentially confrontational situations at work.

The training covers a range of topics such as: the various forms of violence and aggression, tolerance levels, potential triggers, early warning signs, personal safety tips, effective risk management and methods to dliffuse/calm confrontational situations.

Information will also be provided on topics such as planning for safety, the reporting of incidents relating to violence and aggression, threat response and support for staff affected by these situations.

 

 

 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 23 April 2018 09:30 - 16:30 Housing Centre - Ground Floor Training Room Map

Code: BH/18/0707 Emergency First Aid - Adult Social Care (EVENT FULL)

The course, for Adult Social Care Staff, enables first aiders to give emergency first aid to someone who is injured or becomes ill. It includes both theory and practical sessions and is designed to boost confidence. There is no final exam however delegates are assessed throughout the course and certificates, valid for three years, are issued to those who have reached the required standard.

Each delegate will be provided with a first aid manual.

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 24 April 2018 09:30 - 16:30 Montague House Manual Handling Training Room Map

Code: BH/18/0664 Food Safety, Nutrition and Hydration (EVENT FULL)

This course covers the essential elements of food safety to enable you to safely prepare and handle food and to support people with their nutrition and hydration needs.

Course attendees will be given a certificate of attendance. There is a multiple choice assessment at the end of the course which will be marked and given to participants to discuss with their manager upon return to work. The Workforce Development Team will contact the managers of participants who do not pass the assessment.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 24 April 2018 09:30 - 16:30 Hove Town Hall - Training Room G106 Map

Code: BH/18/0988 Leadership Development Programme - Risk Management - By Invitation Only - AM

By Invitation Only - For Orbis and Non-Orbis managers

This training is essential for managers to be aware of risk management approach in Brighton & Hove City Council and to be able to apply that in their day to day work. 

Risk Management is a key part of the statutory requirement on the council to demonstrate effective corporate governance. Risk management helps the council avoid costly mistakes, better protect our reputation and contribute to keeping the council safe. 

The course will include:

  • an introduction to risk
  • the various types of risks which affect our ability to achieve the Council’s objectives as outlined in the Corporate Plan
  • our corporate approach to managing risk using the ‘three lines of defence’
  • roles, responsibilities and reporting lines
  • a practical session on how to identify, assess, record and treat risk
  • links to the risk requirements in the Behaviour Framework.

 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 24 April 2018 09:30 - 12:30 Brighton Town Hall, Bloomsbury Room Map

Code: BH/18/0989 Leadership Development Programme - Risk Management - By Invitation Only - PM

By Invitation Only - For Orbis and Non-Orbis managers

This training is essential for managers to be aware of risk management approach in Brighton & Hove City Council and to be able to apply that in their day to day work. 

Risk Management is a key part of the statutory requirement on the council to demonstrate effective corporate governance. Risk management helps the council avoid costly mistakes, better protect our reputation and contribute to keeping the council safe. 

The course will include:

  • an introduction to risk
  • the various types of risks which affect our ability to achieve the Council’s objectives as outlined in the Corporate Plan
  • our corporate approach to managing risk using the ‘three lines of defence’
  • roles, responsibilities and reporting lines
  • a practical session on how to identify, assess, record and treat risk
  • links to the risk requirements in the Behaviour Framework.

 

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 24 April 2018 13:30 - 16:30 Brighton Town Hall, Bloomsbury Room Map