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Code: BH/18/0369 COSHH (EVENT FULL)

This course will provide candidates with an overview of COSHH. The training will focus on the potential hazards associated with chemicals, substances and biological hazards in the workplace and how to control the risks.

Candidates will be provided with the necessary skills and knowledge to extract key information from safety data sheets and complete suitable and sufficient COSHH risk assessments, in-line with legal requirements, (the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH) Regulations 2002).

 
 

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1 01 March 2019 09:30 - 13:00 Brighton Town Hall - Volks Room Map

Code: BH/18/0446 Dementia - Advanced Skills

This course will provide participants the opportunity to reflect on their practice and to produce actions to develop their skills.

This course is aimed at staff working in provider services.

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1 01 March 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Hove Town Hall - Training Room G107 Map

Code: BH/18/1294 Domestic Violence and Abuse: Safety Planning (EVENT FULL)

This one day workshop will explore how Domestic Violence and Abuse (DVA) can affect people's lives and the role of professionals in intervening safely. Attendees will consider how to respond to disclosure of domestic abuse with empathy and how to assess someone's immediate safety, build an initial safety plan, refer to and liaise with specialist services.  

This course is primarily for frontline workers looking to increase their knowledge of DVA and who have a role in building support plans with a client who may have experienced domestic abuse. Typically this level of training is for nurses, accident and emergency doctors, adult social care staff, ambulance staff, children's centre staff, children and family social care staff, GPs, mental health professionals, midwives, health visitors, paediatricians, health and social care professionals in education (including school nurses), prison staff and alcohol and drug misuse workers. In some cases, it will also be relevant for youth workers.

This course is delivered by RISE.

 

 

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1 01 March 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Hove Town Hall - Training Room G108 Map

Code: BH/18/1074 Medicines Management Training for Care Workers (EVENT FULL)

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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1 01 March 2019 13:30 - 16:30 Hove Town Hall - Training Room G106 Map

Code: BH/18/1674 ru-ok? Substance Use and Young People, Recognition, Response and Referral

This course will provide delegates with a greater awareness and understanding of substances and their effects on young people.

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1 01 March 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Brighton Town Hall, Committee Room 1 Map

Code: BH/18/0378 Safer Lifting & Handling of Loads (EVENT FULL)

This course will help you to identify any manual handling issues within your area of work. You will be shown the correct way to move, lift and carry loads in order to reduce your risk of injury.  
 
The course will show you how to carry out a risk assessment for load handling activities and teach you about the anatomy of the body and the mechanics of the back and spine, with a practical session to suit the delegates.
 
Duration: 1 x half day session
Refresher? Recommended 3 yearly.

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1 01 March 2019 13:30 - 16:30 Brighton Town Hall - Volks Room Map

Code: BH/18/1112 Safer People Handling - Basic Awareness (EVENT FULL)

This one day course is designed to increase staff awareness of the possible injuries to themselves and to enable them to carry out transfer operations safely. The course includes informal discussions and practice in transfer techniques.
Numbers on the course are strictly limited to allow time for all participants to practice the various transfer techniques and use of the transfer aids.

Participants will receive an attendance certificate to show that they have received training under the Manual Handling Operations Regulations 1992
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1 01 March 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Montague House Manual Handling Training Room Map

Code: BH/18/1157 CPD Module - Authentic Leadership, Management and Reflective Supervision for Change

A new 30 credit module at University of Sussex for new and experienced managers in Social Work Teams wanting to develop and demonstrate practice as laid out in Practice Supervisor and Practice Leader Knowledge and Skills Statements.

This module aims to develop skills in reflective supervision as a vehicle for ensuring best practice and leading change in Social Work, social care, health and community settings for service users of all ages.

To apply for this module please request a place by 30th June 2018. Expressions of interested will be shortlisted and, if successful, a University of Sussex application form will be sent with your confirmation email.

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1 04 February 2019 09:30 - 16:30 University of Sussex Map
2 04 March 2019 09:30 - 16:30 University of Sussex Map
3 01 April 2019 09:30 - 16:30 University of Sussex Map
4 13 May 2019 09:30 - 16:30 University of Sussex Map
5 03 June 2019 09:30 - 16:30 University of Sussex Map
6 24 June 2019 09:30 - 16:30 University of Sussex Map

Code: BH/18/1086 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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1 04 March 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Montague House Manual Handling Training Room Map

Code: BH/18/0386 Emergency First Aid at Work (EVENT FULL)

This course aims to train delegates to be an initial point of contact in taking immediate action to deal with a casualty at work.

Candidates will be provided with the knowledge and skills required to preserve a life until more qualified personnel arrive to take over. If however, you are taking a lead in first aid in your workplace the three day First Aid at Work course may be more appropriate for you.

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 04 March 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Brighton Town Hall - Volks Room Map