The course provides the opportunity for understanding and recognising the different types of dementia and enables trained staff to build relationships and offer practical help through person centred care.
Elderly Care Overview:
Elderly care courses provide the knowledge and skills to provide effective and compassionate care to the elderly. Caregivers of the elderly are encouraged to participate in formal training, to ensure that their patients receive the highest quality of care.
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For medium risk settings Module 3 provides training in restrictive and non-restrictive physical intervention skills including; positive handling, guiding/shepherding techniques, restraint or clinical holding. For those experience hazardous behaviours that poses physical risk to staff or service users, where non-restrictive breakaway skills may not always be adequate to manage the risk and restrictive physical skills or manual restraint may be required.
This course covers the physical and emotional aspects of safeguarding adults.
This 3 hour course is for care staff involved in palliative care or who may be likely to care for those approaching the end of their life.
This course enables attendees to better understand dementia and to build relationships with and offer practical support to those with dementia.
This course raises awareness of Equality & Diversity in the workplace, encourages candidates to reflect on their values, attitudes and opinions and explores how prejudices develop.
This course is an ideal refresher course for those working in areas where the assistance and movement of people is a prerequisite part of their role.
This course provides an effective means of ensuring that employees are aware of their responsibilities and have understood the principles of the safe moving and lifting of loads.
For low risk settings. Module 1 covers Positive Behavioural Support & De-escalation training for those that experience behaviour of concern but there is little or physical risk to staff or service users. It is also suitable for those who want to better support individuals to prevent behaviours from escalating.
For medium to high risk settings, Module 4 provides advanced physical skills training to manage high risk situations where the level of risk poses a significant physical risk to staff or service users, and restrictive physical skills or manual restraint are required regularly. The level of risk posed may require the need for higher level techniques including floor or safety pod holds, seclusion, or rapid tranquillisation.
For low to medium risk settings Module 2 provides personal safety strategies, non-restrictive physical skills including responsive interventions to manage big emotions and breakaway training for those who experience hazardous behaviour that poses a physical risk to staff or service user. Staff need training in personal safety, breakaway or separation techniques but should not be required to use manual restraint. (this is the maximum level for lone workers)
A 6 hour Moving and Handling of People course, ideal for those working in areas where the assistance and movement of people is a prerequisite part of their role.
An advanced, 6 hour course designed for those who have some previous knowledge and experience in safeguarding.
An awareness course delivered over a half or full day, useful for anyone with an interest or a need to better understand, support, or treat someone with epilepsy.
This course explores the six stages of managing aggression and challenging behaviour including physical and non-physical defence strategies and will be tailored to your workplace setting.
This course explores the drivers of dignity in care, relevant legislation, the National Dignity in Care Challenge and how dignity in care should be applied to practical issues.
This course is recommended for first aiders in the workplace environment who have access to a defibrillator.
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