Moving and Handling

Upon successful completion of this course you will be able to: ·       List legal responsibilities with regard to moving and handling ·       Explain the consequences of poor moving and handling practice ·       Explain body anatomy in relation to moving and handling ·       Describe the principles of safe moving and handling ·       Demonstrate safe moving and … Continue reading Moving and Handling

Food Hygiene

 Food Hygiene Upon successful completion of this course you will be able to: ·       Describe the legal requirement with regard to food hygiene and safety ·       Explain the results of poor food hygiene practices at work and at home ·       Recognise the causes of food poisoning ·       Recognise food poisoning symptoms ·       Understand the importance … Continue reading Food Hygiene

Medication Administration

Upon successful completion of this course you will be able to: ·       Understand the legislation that affects the administration of medicines ·       Describe how medication should be stored and recorded ·       Understand the different types of medication and how they work ·       Follow protocols and policies when receiving, storing and recording medicines ·       Describe common … Continue reading Medication Administration

First Aid and AED Training

Upon successful completion of this course you will be able to: ·       List Actions to be taken in the event of an emergency occurring at work ·       Use cardiopulmonary resuscitation methods, including use of an AED ·       Provide first aid to an unconscious casualty ·       Provide first aid to a choking casualty ·       Describe the … Continue reading First Aid and AED Training

Safeguarding Children

SAFEGUARDING CHILDREN Upon successful completion of this course you will be able to: ·       Explain how to identify child maltreatment in its different forms and possible signs ·       Explain what to do if there are concerns about child maltreatment and the importance of sharing information ·       Describe where to seek appropriate advice and report concerns … Continue reading Safeguarding Children

Safeguarding Adults

SAFEGUARDING ADULTS Upon successful completion of this course you will be able to: ·       Explain what is meant by the term ‘vulnerable adult‘ ·       List forms abuse may take ·       Recognise signs and symptoms of abuse ·       Understand how to respond appropriately to disclosures of abuse ·       Understand roles & responsibilities towards vulnerable adults ·       … Continue reading Safeguarding Adults