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Code: BH/20/0480 Practical Foundation Course in Medicines Administration (Children's Services)

This interactive workshop is for those working in children’s services, including early years and childcare, schools, CVS practitioners, volunteers, carers and support staff. This course is particularly relevant for children's disability residential staff, Barnardos Link Plus carers and nursery practitioners. 

It is a practical course, teaching how to administer medicines (in original packs) in a systematic way to reduce the chance of errors. It covers the care certificate, CQC and OFSTED requirements for medication training.

This is an all day course which has an in-depth module on record keeping and includes a competence test (simulated medicines rounds) with a follow-on assessment if learners fail this.

Delegates receive a comprehensive workbook with a theory test that can be completed with their manager. Model answers are available on the 'Assessing Staff Competence to Administer Medicines' workshop.

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1 14 September 2020 10:00 - 16:00 Hove Town Hall - Meeting Room G90 Map

Code: BH/20/0548 Safer People Handling - Basic Awareness

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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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 14 September 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Montague House Manual Handling Training Room Map

Code: BH/20/0811 Self Neglect - Basic Awareness for Customer Facing Staff

This half day course introduces self neglect as part of the Sussex Safeguarding Adults Policy and Procedures and the multiagency approach to supporting people who self neglect. It is aimed at people requiring a knowledge of self neglect, its signs and causes and ways to positively engage.

This half day course is primarily for staff in customer facing roles in adult social care and council services and who may come across adults who are believed to be self neglecting and putting themselves at risk of harm.

 
Participants will have an opportunity to consider examples and to meet with colleagues from other disciplines to help develop an understanding of different approaches to working with this complex issue.

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1 14 September 2020 13:00 - 16:30 Hove Town Hall - Training Room G70 Map

Code: BH/20/0172 BHSCP - Safeguarding Children 1: Developing a Core Understanding

This is the first of three core courses to provide staff from all agencies, (within the statutory and voluntary sectors), with an introduction to how agencies work to keep children and young people within the city of Brighton & Hove safe.

This safeguarding training is implicit in keeping children and young people safe from all aspects of abuse, be they sexual, physical, neglect or emotional.

It will develop your understanding of how the inter-agency working arrangements are put in place and how early help interventions can be utilised within safeguarding procedures. It will also raise your awareness of the issues with regard to all elements of abusive behaviour toward children and young people.

It is recommended that anyone new to safeguarding undertakes this training in conjunction with the other two days of “working together”, and that all three days are completed, before moving on to attending any of the more specialised training provided by the BHSCP

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1 15 September 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Great Hall, Moulsecoomb Hub North Map

Code: BH/20/0492 DSE Assessor (Morning Session) - for council employees and schools ONLY

This course focuses on the hazards associated with the use of display screen equipment (DSE) and the need for suitable (DSE) risk assessments in line with the Display Screen Equipment  Regulations 1992 and Council Policy.
 
This course aims to equip participants with the skills, knowledge and confidence to carry out DSE risk assessments and be a point of contact for queries.

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1 15 September 2020 09:30 - 13:00 Brighton Town Hall - Revs and Bens Training Room (1st Flr) Map

Code: BH/20/0299 Person Centred Risk & Minimising Restrictive Practices for front line staff

Working with risk and supporting service users to live their chosen lifestyles can feel difficult. Getting the balance right in respecting individual rights whilst also fulfilling our duty of care is important. 

This course will look at the principles of person centred risk and care and will help people support and promote good risk assessment and care planning.  The course will also look at how to work with restrictive practices procedures to ensure that people are not unnecessarily restricted in our desire to manage risks.

This course is for frontline staff including those new to adult social care.

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1 15 September 2020 09:30 - 13:00 Brighton Town Hall - Volks Room Map

Code: BH/20/0689 Safeguarding Adults - Basic Awareness

This course looks at the main principles of adult safeguarding in line with the Care Act and the Making Safeguarding Personal approach. It explores practice issues regarding abuse or neglect to adults, including the responsibilities of staff in preventing and reporting. This course is aimed at customer facing staff who support adults. 

If you require refresher training, please book a place on Safeguarding Adults Update instead.

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1 15 September 2020 09:30 - 13:00 Brighton Town Hall - Bloomsbury Room Map

Code: BH/20/0930 Safeguarding Adults: Being Caused to Undertake a Safeguarding Enquiry

This course is for Adult Social Care Managers and Senior Staff who may be “caused to” carry out a Section 42 Safeguarding Enquiry. This includes Provider Services in the local authority, private and voluntary sector. It is also relevant to others who may be “caused to” enquire eg. Occupational Therapists and Care Managers who work for BHCC.

This course looks at your role and responsibilities as a senior person in your organisation, and explores good practice in relation to planning and implementing a safeguarding enquiry. It includes recognising what abuse and neglect is, and what you can do to prevent it, as well as clarifying what a safeguarding concern is and applying the 3 key tests. It also looks at safeguarding requirements with reference to legislation and local procedures, including the Care Act and Making Safeguarding Personal.

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1 15 September 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Hove Town Hall - Training Room G90 Map

Code: BH/20/0349 Safer Lifting & Handling of Loads

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 15 September 2020 09:30 - 12:30 Hove Town Hall - Meeting Room G70 Map

Code: BH/20/1080 Safer People Handling Refresher Afternoon session (please see course details for eligibility before requesting a place)

This course is aimed at staff involved in the manual handling of adults, including the use of hoists and other support equipment, who have completed the Safer People Handling Basic Awareness training course or a Safer People Handling refresher course within the last 12 months. Important Eligibility Applies - if you last completed training outside of the last 12 month period (30 days beyond this, absolute maximum is acceptable) or you have not completed training in this area before please do not book onto this refresher event, you must complete the bascic awareness event.

It is a National/local directive that staff refresh and update their knowledge and skills regularly. This half-day course will update staff on the possible injuries to themselves and enable them to carry out transfer operations safely.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 15 September 2020 13:30 - 16:30 Montague House Manual Handling Training Room Map