Training

We are very committed to development of our staff so as to ensure the best possible service for our clients and their service users. To achieve this we provide training to our staff with many providers so as to offer as many training opportunities as possible. On occasions we are also able to offer training to other establishments.

All our staff are required the following mandatory training sessions. We also offer staff the opportunity of developing knowledge and skills in different specialists such as Learning Disabilities, Epilepsy, Mental Health, Palliative Care and Childcare Development.

Medication Awareness Training

The medication training course is aimed at staff working in the care environment. It is in line with the National Minimum Standards Requirements and recent CQC guidelines. The learner will have an understanding of the legislation involved with drug administration, along with being able to follow procedures set for safe administration. The learner will also have an understanding of the importance of confidentiality and security in all procedures of drug administration. Attendees of this safe administration of medication training courses will gain under-pinning knowledge of the above issues and therefore will be able to put this into practice where necessary.

Safeguarding Of Vulnerable Adults (SOVA) Training

This SOVA (formerly POVA) training course is aimed at raising awareness of the importance of Safeguarding Vulnerable People including elderly. Staff completing this course will be in a better position to implement their company adult protection policy and the procedures they should follow.

Dementia Awareness Training

This dementia training course is aimed at all staff working in the care environment who work with older people with dementia. A general understanding of the issues associated with Dementia will be established. Attendees of this dementia course will gain under-pinning knowledge of the below issues and therefore will be able to put this into practice where necessary.

Staff Training

All our staff must complete the following training sessions

  • Introduction to Advanced care bureau
  • Principles of Care
  • Moving and Handling
  • Emergency First Aid
  • Basic Food Hygiene
  • Fire Safety Awareness
  • Health and Safety
  • Infection Control
  • Safeguarding of Vulnerable Adults
  • Dementia Awareness
  • Medication
  • NVQ 2 and 3
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