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Code: PCC/21/190 First Aid at Work Requalification (2 days) (EVENT FULL)

The First Aid at Work Requalification (FAWR) is suitable only for those delgates who have an in date First Aid at Work qualification and it is approaching expiry.

Please only book on this course if your certificate is due to expire with 3-4 months of the date of this course.

If your certificate has expired and it is less than one month since your expiry date please contact the course administrator to discuss your options.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 16 September 2021 09:15 - 17:00 Nelson Training Room Map
2 17 September 2021 09:15 - 17:00 Nelson Training Room Map

Code: PCC/21/905 FOUNDATION COURSE IN MEDICINES ADMINISTRATION & VMR – ONLINE

The Medication Training Foundation Course in Medicines Administration is available as an online module.

It teaches medicines administration as a 12-step process (based on our years of research as a company into why medication errors occur). This ensures medicines are given in a safe and systematic way, thereby reducing the risk of mistakes made through complacency. Delegates will also complete a Virtual Medicines Round module that tests a person’s competence at selecting the correct medicine.

 

Audience: Nurses and care staff working in all settings (both new and experienced staff)

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 16 September 2021 09:00 - 12:30 Virtual Learning Platform Map

Code: PCC/21/907 Handling of People Course for informal carers and non-agency staff (personal assistants)

1. Theory
• Posture Awareness: Anatomy and physiology of the back to explain occurrence of back pain and significance of the 5 principles of handling to maintain spine in line (posture, head, elbows, knees, feet)
• Information about the manual handling legislation, manual handling risk assessment processes and documentation
• The definition of core, controversial, condemned techniques

2. Practical
• Demonstrations and practice of handling techniques


1. The morning session (09.30 - 12.30) will provide basic handling skills to transfer a person from one seated position to another seated position and to get a person off the floor.
The theory will be covered and then the following techniques, involving minimal assistance will be demonstrated, with opportunity to practice:

a. Transferring from one seated position to another
• Independently with verbal prompting
• Physical assistance with a variety of standing aids for example Rotundas and Stedys.

b. Getting off the floor
• Independently with verbal prompting
• Using the Mangar Elk (inflatable cushion

2. Those requiring more complex handling skills can stay for the afternoon session (13.00 - 16.00); this will include techniques to reposition in bed and using hoists

 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 16 September 2021 09:30 - 12:30 Paulsgrove Housing Office (Discovery Training Room) Map

Code: PCC/21/554 Handling of People: Local Back Care Link course (Cancelled)

The role of the Local Back Care Link is to do manual handling risk assessment and give guidance to work colleagues so they can avoid back injury at work. To facilitate this role the LBCL will receive support from the People Handling and Back Care Advisor. This 2 day course will give knowledge and skills to undertake manual handling assessment and to competency assess staff handling people

Who Should Attend?
Staff who have been nominated into the role of Local Back Care Link by the unit manager

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 15 September 2021 09:30 - 16:30 Paulsgrove Housing Office (Discovery Training Room) Map
2 16 September 2021 09:30 - 16:30 Paulsgrove Housing Office (Discovery Training Room) Map

Code: PRI/21/55 Loss and Bereavement

 

This workshop is made  up of 2 parts:

1: Prior to the workshop taking place you will be sent a recording of a training sessions on loss and bereavement. We would like you to make notes on the questions and bring them to the workshop.

2. The workshop will enable you to discuss in more depth the questions posed in the training video. This will enhance your knowledge and understanding of loss and the impact this can have on young people and support you to help the young people in your care.

This workshop will be run by CAMHS

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 16 September 2021 13:00 - 14:30 Virtual Learning Platform Map