Online Health & Social Care Training

Online - Dementia Awareness

4.2/5 rating (6 votes)

Dementia AwarenessDementia is used to describe the symptoms that occur when the brain is affected by specific diseases and conditions. Dementia is a chronic progressive problem of cognition - which is failure of the brain’s functions. IT affects people at different stages of life, it affects different parts of the brain and it affects it at different speeds

Online - Dignity and Privacy

5.0/5 rating (2 votes)

Dignity and PrivacyThere are two crucial attributes you must have when working with people in a caring, supportive environment. First, all service users must be treated with dignity and the second crucial attribute is privacy.

Online - End of Life Care

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End of Life CareEnd of life care should be several things, compassionate, cost effective, holistic and effective. There are usually a number of people involved in the care of people at the end of their life and it can be a difficult process to be part of

 

 

Online - Handling Information in a Care Setting

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Handling Information in a Care SettingAt the end of this course you will be able to understand the need for secure handling of information in social care settings and you will know how to access support for handling information in those settings.

Online - Infection Prevention Control

4.3/5 rating (6 votes)

Infection ControlInfection prevention and control measures aim to ensure the protection of those who might be vulnerable to acquiring an infection…. Ok but why is this important?

Online - Introduction to Safe Handling of Medicines

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Introduction to Safe Handling of MedicinesThis Introduction to the Safe Handling of Medicines course will start by explaining the key terminology used when handling medicines. It then goes into detail about the roles of the people involved, some of the different groups of medicines, providing different levels of support to patients, infection control, label interpretation and much more

 

Online - Learning Disability Awareness

4.5/5 rating (2 votes)

Learning Disability AwarenessLearning disabilities, however they are acquired, are lifelong. They are neurological disabilities and as such affect how an individual understands and remembers information, how they learn and communicate. People can be born with learning disabilities or they may acquire them later in life.

Online - Mental Capacity Act and Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (MCA and DoLS)

4.5/5 rating (6 votes)

Mental Capacity Act Deprivation of Liberty SafeguardsThis course describes in detail the many facets and procedures of the Mental Capacity Act. This includes who the act affects, when it applies, how to assess capacity and the procedures that can be put in place in the home or workplace to ensure best practices are followed and people are treated fairly at all times.

Online - Mental Health Awareness

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Mental Health AwarenessPeople often equate the words mental health with mental illness and there are many definitions of what mental health actually is. Mental health issues can happen to anyone despite social background, intelligence, gender or other factors

Online - Nutrition & Hydration

5.0/5 rating (2 votes)

Nutrition and HydrationIf you are part of a team responsible for people’s nutrition and hydration, it’s important that you understand the terms that are being used, the nutritional requirements of the service users and the possible consequences of getting it wrong.

Online - Person Centred Care

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Person Centred CareWhat do we mean by Person Centred Care, well the term originated in the 1940s and proposed taking a holistic view of service users in care settings. This means getting to know the person and then tailoring their care as much as possible to meet their specific needs.

Online - Positive Handling in Schools

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Positive Handling in SchoolsPositive Handling is a very serious subject. Knowing when and how to act in a difficult situation can be the difference between a positive outcome and a potentially career ending prosecution.

Online - Prevent Duty

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Prevent DutyIntelligence indicates that further terrorist attacks in our country are ‘highly likely’. Experience tells us that the threat comes not just from foreign nationals, but from terrorists born and bred in Britain.

Online - Principles of Communication

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Principles of CommunicationWhen working in the adult social care sector, communicating is essential to develop your understanding of a service user's needs, so you can provide them with the support they require.

Online - Principles of Personal Development

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Your personal DevelopmentA key part of your progression within the adult social care sector will be focused on your personal development.