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.Essential Information
The Manual Handling Operations Regulations 1992 require employers to make suitable and sufficient assessments of all manual handling operations and to take appropriate steps to reduce the risk of injury to the lowest level reasonably practicable. This course will provide assessors with the necessary information and skills to undertake assessments of manual handling needs.
Participants will receive an attendance certificate to show that they have received training under the Manual Handling Operations Regulations 1992.Essential Information
Equalities and Diversity Training for Adult Social Care staff is provided in two forms, either as e-learning or as a one day course. The one day course is intended for staff who find it difficult to access e-learning or who would prefer to spend more time discussing the topics.Essential Information
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.Essential Information
The seminar covers a wide range of issues relevant to planning your financial affairs both now and for your future. Looking at your finances now at the mid-career stage can give you enough time to make a significant difference to your future financial goals
The session is delivered by Planned Futures and covers:
This session is intended for those who are retiring imminently, or those who are planing to retire within the next 2 years. This seminar will provide you with an introduction to the issues affecting your retirement. It can help you to plan both financially and emotionally, for the next phase of your life.
Research has shown that both financial considerations and social and emotional impacts are important when planning for retirement. This seminar includes modules on:
This course is for those that will be acting as lead first aiders and will provide candidates with a recognised first aid at work qualification.
Upon completion of the course, First Aiders will be able to take control and provide assistance in an emergency situation at their workplace Candidates will be able to respond to an accident or illness promptly, effectively and safely.
Topics covered include: resuscitation and CPR, dealing with wounds, bleeding, burns, scalds, heart conditions and minor injuries.
Attendees will undertake a practical and written assessment on the final day of the course. On successful completion, you will be a recognised First Aider for 3 years; you are not required to attend the one day emergency first aid training as well.
NB: Suitable clothing taking some physical activity into account should be worn.Essential Information