Short-Term Courses

Are you looking at updating yourself or updating your staff as an employer;
we have a wide variety of short courses that will meet your needs.

Our courses are:

  • There are three levels to giving medication:

    Level 1 – prompting and assisting
    Level 2 – administering
    Level 3 – administering in specialist areas after receiving further training…

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  • The aim of the course is to give care workers a comprehensive induction in the core elements of their role. There are eight components spread over two full days…


  • This basic Food Hygiene course includes the following elements:

    • The principles of HACCP (Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Points)
    • Protecting food against the risk of contamination
    • Foods most likely to be vehicles of food poisoning organisms…

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  • The purpose of this course is to give participants knowledge on Health and Safety procedures, including Fire Safety. They will be able to identify a hazard and understand the difference between a hazard and a risk…

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  • This training course is meant for staff who wish to work in the community, supporting people to maintain their independence at home and giving them access to their local community...

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  • The United Kingdom has a high number of people with dementia. More than half of long-term care residents have dementia. Candidates trained specifically in dementia care have been shown to provide a better quality of life for people in residential and domiciliary care...

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  • This training course teaches candidates about seizures, in particular epileptic seizures. Candidates will learn how to recognise early warning symptoms and what action should be taken.

    Candidates will learn:

    • Types of seizures
    • What to do if someone has an epileptic seizure…

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  • This training course explains:

    • Why and how the Act came about
    • Who is affected by it
    • The five core principles
    • Symptoms which cause confusion

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  • The United Kingdom has over 2 million people diagnosed with diabetes and it’s estimated that a further 750,000 have it without being aware of it.

    Candidates attending this course will gain knowledge of:

    • Types of diabetes
    • Signs and symptoms
    • Causes and risk factors

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  • The purpose of this course is to enable all participants take charge of a situation when a person is injured or becomes ill – until more appropriate assistance arrives.

    The course is a combination of theoretical and practical elements. The course includes:

    • The role of the First Aider/ Appointed Person
    • Legislation – including Health & Safety at Work Act…

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  • Infection control is about preventing the spread of infectious diseases within the health care setting.

    Participants will learn:

    • How their actions could spread or prevent infection
    • The routes of infection into the body
    • The mode of spread…

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  • This course utilises both practical and theoretical elements of Moving and Positioning and meets the requirements for mandatory training for all health and social care workers. The theoretical element includes:

    • Legislation
    • Anatomy & the Spine
    • Ergonomics

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  • This training course is designed for those providing care services and will raise awareness of the importance of Safeguarding Vulnerable People. Participants completing this course will be in a better position to implement their company adult protection policy and the procedures they should follow.

    On completion of the course, delegates will understand:

    • Definition of Safeguarding
    • Understanding what makes an adult vulnerable and open to abuse...

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  • This training course is necessary for all health and social care workers in order that they understand the importance of good nutrition and hydration for the people they support. The course includes:

    • Why good nutrition and hydration are essential
    • The Eatwell Plate
    • Fortifying Foods

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  • This course has been prepared for health and social care staff who may have to deal with the death of a service user during the course of their duties, and also those who are supporting people who have been bereaved. The course includes the following elements:

    • Attitudes to Death
    • Reactions to Death
    • Expected Death…

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