The United Kingdom’s Mental Health Awareness Week is an annual week to raise awareness of mental health and mental health problems and inspire action to promote the message of good mental health for all. Taking place every May, the theme for the year 2020 was kindness. In today’s increasingly knowledgeable and tolerant society, the fact…
Training for Children's Homes, Mental Health, Foster Care & Schools
Courses are suitable for social workers, foster care, schools, children's homes and other groups and organisations that support children. We offer a range of courses for those working with children, ranging from first aid to physical intervention, health and safety and managing challenging behaviour. We are continually adding new courses and have a team of specialists including child psychologists, counsellors, social workers and nurses that can tailor courses to meet your training needs.
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Able Training, specialists in managing aggression and violence and all workplace training for social care, health, education and the commercial sector
A three-day course that meets the statutory requirements of the Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981 with a course covering an extensive range of first aid emergencies and how to deal with them.
An essential course qualified First Aiders to update their practical skills and knowledge and renew their First Aid at work certificate.
This course acts as both an introduction to the principles of first aid and as a refresher for trained first aiders.
Theoretical and practical training in First Aid techniques suitable for infants, children and teens, designed to meet standard 6.7 of the National Minimum Standards for Fostering Services.
Giving parents and other care givers, theoretical and practical skills in first aid techniques suitable for infants, children and teens.
This course helps develop an understanding of food safety that is suitable to a home setting and also addresses good nutrition for young people.
The varying effects of alcohol have been observed by human civilization for thousands of years. Its use is often varied, having a place in all levels of society and utilised consistently in medicine, religion, and social ritualism. The eternal contradiction between alcohol as essential for pleasure yet being a catalyst for pain and societal evil, is found throughout much…
This month plays host to the worldwide celebration of Autistic Pride Day. The 18th June saw organisations and people across the globe come together to connect with one another through various events, with the aim to celebrate autistic diversity and to demonstrate to allistic (non-autistic) people that those with autism are unique individuals, and not…
The 13th May see’s the start of this year’s Mental Health Awareness Week. In today’s increasingly knowledgeable and tolerant society, there’s still a whole lot of social stigma surrounding mental health. Mental health is conventionally defined by a person’s level of psychological well-being or the absence of mental illness – mental illness referring collectively to…
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