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Specialised Training & Medical Emergency Courses

The following courses have all been designed to help train a wide variety of specialised training and medical emergency topics. Please select the course titles to see more information about each specific training module.​

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Duration: 3 hours

Certificate: Valid for 1 year

Maximum number of participants: 12

Entry requirements: Learners must be at least 16 years old on the first day of the training.

This qualification is for individuals who have a specific interest or a responsibility at work, at home or in voluntary and community activities, in being able to provide BLS  and manage anaphylaxis when dealing with an emergency.

The qualification and learning outcomes are based on the recommendations of:

  • Resuscitation Council (UK)
  • Skills for Health Assessment Principles for First Aid Qualifications

Learning outcomes:

  • Know how to recognise a casualty with anaphylaxis
  • Identify the common triggers for anaphylaxis
  • Recognise the signs and symptoms of anaphylaxis
  • Be able to manage a casualty with anaphylaxis
  • Summoning appropriate emergency assistance
  • Prepare appropriate medication for administration during anaphylaxis treatment
  • Demonstrate the safe use of an adrenaline auto-injector using training device
  • State how to safely dispose of sharps

Assessment method

This qualification is assessed by practical demonstrations and written test.

Related Courses:

Should you wish to further your knowledge, the following courses are available:

  • Emergency First Aid at Work – Level 3 (1 day)
  • First Aid at Work – Level 3 (3 days)
  • Automated External Defibrillator
  • Safe Handling & Administration of Medication
  • Diabetes Awareness
  • Epilepsy Advanced (Buccal Midazolam administration)
  • Fire Safety Level 2 (Accredited)
  • Health & Safety Awareness
  • Infection Control Awareness

Duration: 3 hours

Certificate: Valid for 1 year

Maximum number of participants: 15

This course is designed for those who work or live with individuals (children or adults) who are diabetic. It aims to provide the essential knowledge and understanding of responsibilities to staff at all levels.

Learning outcomes:

  • Explain what is diabetes
  • Describe the types of diabetes
  • Identify the co-morbidities associated with diabetes
  • Explain the principles of a healthy balanced diet
  • Identify signs and symptoms of hypo and hyper glycaemia
  • Explain how to manage hypo and hyperglycaemic crisis
  • Prevent complications associated with diabetes

Assessment:

Throughout the course, learners will be expected to participate in group activities. On successful completion of this course, delegates will be issued with a certificate.

Related Courses:

Should you wish to further your knowledge, the following courses are available:

  • Safeguarding of Vulnerable Adults
  • Dignity in Care
  • Equality & Diversity
  • Managing Challenging Behaviour
  • Safe Handling & Administration of Medication
  • Mental Capacity & Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards
  • Record Keeping & Report Writing Awareness
  • First Aid (including Emergency First Aid at Work, Paediatric First Aid, Automated External Defibrillation)

Duration: 3 hours

Certificate: Valid for 1 year

Maximum number of participants: 12

The aim of this course is to provide awareness of epilepsy and understand the particular physical, emotional and social challenges individuals affected may face.

Learning outcomes:

  • Recognise the characteristics of epilepsy
  • Recognise the types of seizure
  • Identify the triggers of seizure
  • Identify strategies for managing epilepsy

Assessment method

This qualification is assessed by written/oral questioning.

Related Courses

Should you wish to further your knowledge, the following courses are available:

  • Epilepsy Advanced (Buccal Midazolam administration)
  • First Aid (including Emergency First Aid at Work, Paediatric First Aid, Automated External Defibrillation)
  • Anaphylaxis Awareness
  • Automated External Defibrillator
  • Safe Handling & Administration of Medication
  • Diabetes Awareness
  • Fire Safety Level 2 (Accredited)
  • Health & Safety Awareness
  • Infection Control Awareness

Duration: 3.5 hours

Certificate: Valid for 1 year

Maximum number of participants: 12

Course aim: The aim of this epilepsy awareness course is to provide awareness of epilepsy and understand the particular physical, emotional and social challenges individuals may face.

Learning outcomes:

  • Recognise the characteristics of epilepsy
  • Recognise the types of seizure
  • Identify the triggers of seizure
  • Identify strategies for managing epilepsy
  • Administering Buccal Midazolam
  • Safety Issues for Patients with Epilepsy

Assessment method

This qualification is assessed by a practical demonstration and written/oral questioning.

Related Courses

Should you wish to further your knowledge, the following courses are available:

  • First Aid (including Emergency First Aid at Work, Paediatric First Aid, Automated External Defibrillation)
  • Anaphylaxis Awareness
  • Automated External Defibrillator
  • Safe Handling & Administration of Medication
  • Diabetes Awareness
  • Fire Safety Level 2 (Accredited)
  • Health & Safety Awareness
  • Infection Control Awareness

Duration: 3 hours

Certificate: Valid for 1 year

Maximum number of participants: 15

This course is designed for those who work in a health care environment. It will enable them to care for individuals who are at risk of pressure ulcers but who are not required to classify or treat pressure damage.

Learning outcomes:

  • Understand what pressure ulcers are, and how they happen
  • Understand the factors which may increase the risk of pressure ulcer
  • Establish who is a greater risk of pressure ulcers
  • Explain how carers can help to reduce the risks of pressure ulcer occurring
  • Explain how to maintain good hygiene practices
  • Understand your responsibilities in recording and reporting pressure area damage

Assessment:

Throughout the course, learners will be expected to participate in group activities. On successful completion of this course, delegates will be issued with a certificate.

Related Courses:

Should you wish to further your knowledge, the following courses are available:

  • Dignity in Care
  • Person Centred Care
  • Safeguarding of Vulnerable Adults
  • Palliative Care Awareness
  • Mental Capacity & Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards
  • Managing Challenging Behaviour
  • Health & Safety Awareness
  • Falls Prevention
  • Infection Control Awareness
  • Food Safety Level 2
  • Fire Safety Level 2 (Incl. fire extinguisher practice)
  • Moving & Handling of People
  • First Aid (including Emergency First Aid at Work, Paediatric First Aid, Automated External Defibrillation)
  • Anaphylaxis Awareness
  • Professional Boundaries
  • Record Keeping & Report Writing Awareness

Duration: 3 hours

Certificate: Valid for 1 year

Maximum number of participants: 15

This qualification is designed for those who support individuals with Autism.

Learning outcomes:

  • Explain Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)
  • Understand the difficulties with social interaction and communication
  • Describe strategies for support and intervention
  • Recognise the importance of recognising a person with Autism as a unique individual
  • Understand associated conditions

Assessment:

Throughout the course, learners will be expected to participate in group activities. On successful completion of this course, delegates will be issued with a certificate.

Related Courses:

Should you wish to further your knowledge, the following courses are available:

  • Safeguarding of Vulnerable Adults
  • Dignity in Care
  • Equality & Diversity
  • Managing Challenging Behaviour
  • Safe Handling & Administration of Medication
  • Mental Capacity & Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards
  • Professional Boundaries
  • Record Keeping & Report Writing Awareness
  • Epilepsy Awareness

Duration: 3 hours

Certificate: Valid for 1 year

Maximum number of participants: 15

This qualification is designed for those who support individuals with Autism.

Learning outcomes:

  • Explain Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)
  • Understand the difficulties with social interaction and communication
  • Understand an autistic person’s communication
  • Describe stages of communication
  • Describe strategies for support and intervention
  • List strategies for supporting autistic individuals to develop communication skills

Assessment:

Throughout the course, learners will be expected to participate in group activities. On successful completion of this course, delegates will be issued with a certificate.

Related Courses:

Should you wish to further your knowledge, the following courses are available:

  • Safeguarding of Vulnerable Adults
  • Dignity in Care
  • Equality & Diversity
  • Managing Challenging Behaviour
  • Safe Handling & Administration of Medication
  • Mental Capacity & Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards
  • Professional Boundaries
  • Record Keeping & Report Writing Awareness
  • Epilepsy Awareness

Duration: 3 hours

Certificate: Valid for 1 year

Maximum number of participants: 15

This course is designed for those who work with individuals who live with Asperger’s Syndrome. It aims to provide the essential knowledge and understanding of responsibilities to staff at all levels.

Learning outcomes:

  • Define the term ‘Autism’
  • Identify signs of Autism and explain how these signs may be associated with other conditions or circumstances
  • Explain the benefits of early diagnosis
  • Describe the impact of Asperger’s Syndrome on individuals, their families and social interactions and integration
  • Describe ways of communicating effectively with individuals with Asperger’s Syndrome

Assessment:

Throughout the course, learners will be expected to participate in group activities. On successful completion of this course, delegates will be issued with a certificate.

Related Courses:

Should you wish to further your knowledge, the following courses are available:

  • Autism Awareness
  • Safeguarding of Vulnerable Adults
  • Dignity in Care
  • Equality & Diversity
  • Managing Challenging Behaviour
  • Safe Handling & Administration of Medication
  • Mental Capacity & Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards
  • Professional Boundaries
  • Record Keeping & Report Writing Awareness
  • Epilepsy Awareness

Duration: 3 hours

Certificate: Valid for 1 year

Maximum number of participants: 15

This course is designed for those who work with individuals who live with Dyslexia & Dyspraxia. It aims to provide the essential knowledge and understanding of responsibilities to staff at all levels.

Learning outcomes:

  • Define the terms ‘Dyslexia’ & ‘Dyspraxia’
  • Identify signs of Dyslexia & Dyspraxia and explain how these signs may be misinterpreted
  • Describe the impact of Dyslexia & Dyspraxia on individuals their social interactions and integration
  • List strategies for support and intervention

Assessment:

Throughout the course, learners will be expected to participate in group activities. On successful completion of this course, delegates will be issued with a certificate.

Related Courses:

Should you wish to further your knowledge, the following courses are available:

  • Autism Awareness
  • Safeguarding of Vulnerable Adults
  • Dignity in Care
  • Equality & Diversity
  • Managing Challenging Behaviour
  • Safe Handling & Administration of Medication
  • Epilepsy Awareness
  • Mental Capacity & Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards
  • Professional Boundaries
  • Record Keeping & Report Writing Awareness

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