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  • Sale! Medication Management Training

    Medication Management course

    £9.47 £11.36 Inc VAT

    The Medication Management course is designed for staff working within a caring environment. This course is in line with the National Minimum Standards Requirements and recent CQC guidelines. Candidates will gain an understanding of the legislation involved with administration of medication, along with being able to follow procedures set for safe administration of medication. Candidates will also gain an understanding of the importance of confidentiality and security in all procedures of drug administration. Candidates will also obtain under-pinning knowledge of the above issues and therefore will be able to put this into practice where necessary.

    Learning Outcomes:

    • Introduction to medication
    • Storage and dispensing
    • Documentation, confidentiality and record keeping
    • Administration of medication
    • Reducing and eliminating medication errors
    • Accountability and responsibility
    • Legislation and requirements
    • Regulating bodies
  • Sale! Mental Capacity Act Course

    Mental Capacity Act and Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards DOLS course

    £9.47 £11.36 Inc VAT

    The Mental Capacity Act (MCA) came into force in 2007 and was designed to strengthen the protection of vulnerable adults. This was followed by The Deprivation of Liberties Safeguards (DOLS) being implemented in 2009. This care course provides background to the MCA and its relationship to DOLS and how those working within the care sector can ensure compliance whilst carrying out their job role. Candidates will also gain an understanding of how to keep the best interests of those that they care for who may or may not be able to consent.

    Learning Outcomes:

    • Understand the key principles of the Mental Capacity Act 2005 and Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards
    • Define capacity
    • When to Assess
    • Principles of Assessment
    • Carer Liability
    • Recording Your Practice
    • Advance Decision
    • What is Deprivation of Liberty?
    • Deprivation of Liberty Assessment

    The certificate is immediately available upon completion online.

  • Sale! Mental Health Awareness Training

    Mental Health Awareness (NHS Health & Social Care) course

    £9.47 £11.36 Inc VAT

    This Mental Health Awareness course is for health and social care workers, as well as those who work alongside such patients with mental health issues. It is designed to raise awareness and understanding about the symptoms of the condition, and treatments available, as well as what information is available for both sufferers and their families.

    Learning Outcomes:

    • Have knowledge and understanding of the symptoms associated with mental health conditions, be it a personality disorder, anxiety, depression, psychosis and another.
    • Understand how healthcare staff, and social care staff, can provide support
    • Understand the way in which care can be adjusted in accordance with someone’s mental health condition
    • Understand how diagnosing mental health conditions early can help improve the quality of care and support that is delivered
    • Have knowledge and understanding of the policies, legislation and information regarding human rights and other areas of consent

     

  • Sale! Mental Health Awareness course

    Mental Health Awareness course

    £9.47 £11.36 Inc VAT

    This course is aimed at staff working within a Care environment. This course aims to build the capacity of health care workers in the field of mental health so that they are able to effectively respond to the mental health needs of their service users. Candidates will gain an understanding how to recognise the symptoms of mental disorders and how to understand that people experiencing possible mental disorders require appropriate services.

    Learning Outcomes:

    • Defining Mental Health
    • Recognising symptoms of a Mental Health Disorder
    • Responding appropriately
    • Referring a person with a Mental Health Disorder
    • Support and caring for a person with a Mental Health Disorder
    • Discrimination and stigma
    • Medication and side effects
  • Sale! Mentoring for Mentors Training

    Mentoring for Mentors course

    £9.47 £11.36 Inc VAT

    This course helps people to clarify their own thoughts on the process and develop a model of mentoring that suits their specific context. The course also provides opportunities to tune up the necessary interpersonal skills that are essential for successful mentoring.

    Learning Outcomes:

    • Define the concept on mentoring
    • Differentiate mentoring from other forms of staff support
    • Explain the importance of contracting
    • List the essential skills needed to be a mentor
    • Give effective feedback
    • Discuss the pros and cons of offering advice and guidance
    • Demonstrate common methods of problem-solving
    • Understand what makes mentoring relationships work well
    • List the common errors of helping
    • State the value of being non-judgemental
    • Explore the value & danger of self-disclosure
    • Challenge in a respectful way
  • Sale! Moving and Handling of People Online Course

    Moving and Handling of People course

    £9.47 £11.36 Inc VAT

    This moving and handling of people training programme is designed to provide students with the essential knowledge and understanding of the safe process of moving people to prevent injury to themselves and the person being moved, whilst also covering the legal requirements regarding the handling of people.

    Learning Outcomes:

    • Health and Safety at Work 1974
    • Manual Handling Regulations 1999
    • Duty of care
    • Moving and handling assessments
    • Basic principles of safer handling
    • Company handling policy
    • Anatomy
    • Unsafe moves
    • Working with equipment
    • Moving and transferring
  • Sale! Online Nutrition Awareness Training Course

    Nutrition Awareness course

    £9.47 £11.36 Inc VAT

    The Nutrition Awareness course is designed to provide candidates with an introduction to Nutrition awareness and how best to enable service users to choose and consume food and drink by mouth. The actual support required by the service user will be dependent on their individual needs. Candidates will look at the effect of food on the body and general heath, how to make changes to supplement illness and how to identify the key minerals and nutrients required by the body. Candidates will gain an understanding about malnutrition and the implications of malnutrition on the individual.

    Learning Outcomes:

    • What does nutrition mean?
    • Nutrients
    • Fruit and Vegetables
    • Nutrition and the Elderly
    • What are the implications of Malnutrition?
    • Factors leading to Malnutrition
    • Screening Tools
  • Sale! Oral Care For Adults

    Oral Care for Adults Course

    £9.47 £11.36 Inc VAT

    This oral health care for adults course will help you to recognise the importance of mouth care, improve your knowledge and enable you to care for someone’s mouth. All healthcare professionals including nurses and care staff have a vital role in promoting good oral health, supporting and enabling effective mouth care and preventing discomfort and inadequate nutrition. Please note: You are not expected to diagnose problems in the mouth but to recognise when an individual may need support or referral to a dental team.

    • Why taking care of the mouth is important
    • Basic mouth care
    • Recognise the need to take care of someone else’s mouth
    • Causes of dental disease
    • Conduct a Mouth Check
    • Recognise the need to report any oral health concerns.
  • Sale! oral-care-for-children

    Oral Care for Children Course

    £9.47 £11.36 Inc VAT / 1 Credit

    This Oral Health Care for Children Course will help you to improve your knowledge regarding children’s oral health. Tooth development and problems including tooth decay, erosion and trauma will be discussed and evidence based preventive advice will be provided.

    • Identify the main causes of tooth decay
    • Explain ways of preventing tooth decay
    • Describe the causes and prevention of tooth erosion
    • Basic management of a knocked out tooth
  • Sale! Oral Care for People with Additional Needs Course

    Oral Care for People with Additional Needs Course

    £9.47 £11.36 Inc VAT

    Oral Health Care for Adults with Additional Needs Course

    This course will help you to recognise the importance of mouth care, improve your knowledge and enable you to care for someone’s mouth. All healthcare professionals including nurses and care staff have a vital role in promoting good oral health, supporting and enabling effective mouth care and preventing discomfort and inadequate nutrition. Please note: You are not expected to diagnose problems in the mouth but to recognise when an individual may need support or referral to a dental team.

    • Why taking care of the mouth is important
    • Basic mouth care
    • Recognise the need to take care of someone else’s mouth
    • Causes of dental disease
    • Conduct a Mouth Check
    • Recognise the need to report any oral health concerns
    • Identify people who require assistance with mouth care, including those who need a nurse or carer to clean their mouth for them
  • Sale! Online Paediatric First Aid Level 3 Course

    Paediatric First Aid Level 3 (Theory) course

    £14.90 £17.88 Inc VAT

    This Paediatric First Aid (Level 3) course has been developed for those who are working/wish to work with children and infants. This accredited course provides theoretical training in first aid techniques that are specific to infants aged under 1, and children aged from 1 year old to the onset of puberty.

    It will especially be of interest to parents, teachers, childminders, crèche assistants, playgroup personnel and anyone else who has a responsibility for their welfare whilst in your care. It is ideal for individuals who are responsible for children and infants, who wish to gain awareness or refresh in this field.

    This course is split into two units:

    Unit 1 Emergency Paediatric First Aid Learning Outcomes:

    • Understand the role and responsibilities of the paediatric first aider
    • Be able to assess an emergency situation safely
    • Understanding of first aid for an infant and a child who is unresponsive and breathing normally
    • Understanding of first aid for an infant and a child who is unresponsive and not breathing normally
    • Understanding of first aid for an infant and a child who has a foreign body airway obstruction
    • Understanding of first aid to an infant and a child with external bleeding
    • Awareness of how to provide first aid to an infant and a child who is suffering from shock
    • Awareness of how to provide first aid to an infant and a child with anaphylaxis

    Unit 2 Managing Paediatric Illness, Injuries and Emergencies:

    • Understanding of first aid to an infant and a child with injuries to bones, joints and muscles
    • Understanding of first aid to an infant and a child with head and spinal injuries
    • Understand how to administer first aid to an infant and a child with conditions affecting the eyes, ears and nose
    • Understand how to administer emergency first aid to an infant and a child with a chronic medical condition or sudden illness
    • Understand how to administer first aid to an infant and a child who is experiencing the effects of extreme heat or cold
    • Understand how to administer first aid to an infant and a child who has sustained an electric shock
    • Understand how to administer first aid to an infant and a child with burns or scalds
    • Understand how to administer first aid to an infant and a child who has been poisoned
    • Understand how to administer first aid to an infant and a child who has been bitten or stung
    • Understand how to administer first aid to an infant and a child with minor injuries
    • Understand how to complete records relating to illnesses, injuries and emergencies

    (Please note this course does not provide practical training.)

  • Sale! Palliative and End of Life Care Certificate Course

    Palliative and End of Life Care course

    £9.47 £11.36 Inc VAT

    The Palliative care awareness course is for candidates working within the caring role for those who have a life-limiting illness. This course will enable candidates to undertake the carers role with confidence applying the understanding of palliative care providing dignity, comfort and empathy.

    Learning Outcomes:

    • To have a clear understanding of palliative care
    • Learn how to cope with palliative care.
    • Learn about all of the different types of complimentary therapies.
    • How to support people and their emotions
  • Sale! Online Person Centred Care Level 2 Training Course

    Person Centred Care Level 2 course

    £9.47 £11.36 Inc VAT

    Person Centred planning is crucial to providing quality care and support. It helps professional care and support workers find out what is important to the person they support and enables services to be built around what matters most to that individual.

    This module has been designed to provide learners with the knowledge and skills required to promote and implement person-centred approaches in adult social care settings. On completion, learners will have an increased understanding of person-centred approaches including the importance of consent and the role of risk assessment.

    Learning Outcomes:

    • Explain person-centred approaches in adult social care
    • Describe how to implement a person-centred approach in adult social care setting
    • Recognise the importance of establishing consent when providing care and support
    • Implement and promote active participation
    • Explain how to support an individuals right to make choices
    • Describe how to promote an individuals wellbeing
    • Explain the role of risk assessment in enabling a person-centered approach
  • Sale! Preparing to Work in Care Level 2 Course

    Preparing to work in care Level 2 course

    £9.47 £11.36 Inc VAT

    Understanding Care And Its Delivery

    The content of this course will be of great benefit should you want to:

    • consider a change of career into care work
    • develop enough knowledge to help you with interviews for jobs in the care sector or
    • start a working career in care after full-time education

    This course is designed for anyone who wants to learn the basics of being a carer. It will help individuals to understand all that is involved in being a carer, as well as providing an introduction to the knowledge and learning required for work in the care sector.

    The course explores:

    • what is care and how it is delivered
    • the various carer roles available across the care sector
    • the rules relating to care delivery
    • the principles relating to equality, diversity, vulnerability and the protection of adults
    • communication skills and the importance of confidentiality
    • the role of the care worker and the importance of team working
    • basic principles of health and safety, manual handling and infection control

    The course consists of four modules, which are:

    • Understanding Care and its Delivery
    • Equality, Diversity and Vulnerability
    • Skills for Care
    • Health and Safety

    The course will equip newcomers to the role of carer with:

    • appropriate information for you to decide on your suitability to be a carer
    • key information, knowledge and facts to increase greatly the chances of being successful in gaining paid or voluntary employment within the care sector

    Learning Outcomes:

    • Understanding Care And Its Delivery
    • Explain what is meant by the term care and the role of the carer
    • Explain the principles of care
    • Equality, Diversity and Vulnerability
    • Explain the terms values, beliefs, diversity and equal opportunities and how they are promoted for all individuals
    • To Identify the issues linked to prejudice, stereotyping, adult vulnerability and protection
      skills For Care
    • Identify good communication skills and explain the importance of confidentiality
    • Define the role of the care worker in being dependable and maintaining professional relationships
    • Health And Safety In Care
    • Explain the basic principles relating to health and safety and manual handling
    • Explain the basic principles relating to infection control
    • Understanding Care And Its Delivery
    • Equality, Diversity and Vulnerability
    • Skills For Care
    • Health And Safety In Care
  • Sale! Pressure Ulcer Management

    Pressure Ulcer Prevention (Acute) course

    £9.47 £11.36 Inc VAT

    The aim of this module is to provide you with a good basic knowledge of pressure ulcer management, including:

    • The causes of pressure ulcers: how and why they occur, and which types of patients are most vulnerable to them
    • Current best practice in preventing the development of pressure ulcers
    • How to treat a pressure ulcer when it first appears.

    Course Content:

    • Introduction
    • What is a ‘pressure ulcer?
    • What causes pressure ulcers?
    • Assessing pressure ulcers
    • Repositioning techniques
    • Managing a Category 1 ulcer

    By the end of this module, you will be able to:

    • State when and why pressure ulcers can occur
    • Describe the category scheme for pressure ulcers and the implications of that scheme
    • Describe the types of people most vulnerable to pressure ulcers
    • List the possible consequences of failing to treat a pressure ulcer effectively at the earliest opportunity
    • Describe various means of preventing the development of pressure ulcers
    • Describe the most effective means of treating a pressure ulcer as soon as it is identified.

    This module is intended for all those working in a clinical/hospital setting, and particularly for nurses/doctors who are in day-to-day contact with their services users.

    It is not intended to deal with the wounds caused by pressure ulcers at categories II, III and IV.

  • Sale! Pressure Ulcer Management Course

    Pressure Ulcer Prevention (Community Setting) course

    £9.47 £11.36 Inc VAT

    The aim of this module is to enable learners to obtain detailed knowledge of pressure ulcer management, including identifying the main causes of pressure ulcers, as well as the most effective means of preventing them and, if necessary, treating them. Acute and Community Versions Available

    Learning Outcomes:

    • What is a pressure ulcer?
    • What causes pressure ulcers?
    • Assessing pressure ulcers
    • Repositioning techniques
    • Managing a grade 1 pressure ulcer