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Code: PCC/22/355 Dementia - Supporting physical and psychological health of people with dementia (Virtual Online)

Supporting physical & Psychological health of people with dementia delivered by Dementia Trainer Buz Loveday

 

This one-day course split over two consecutive days provides guidance on how to support people with dementia with basic care needs, how to recognise common medical issues and how to enable people with dementia to experience good psychological well-being

Who should attend?


Anyone with an understanding of dementia and person-centred care who is involved in the care or support of people with dementia in any setting

This course is a virtual course run via Zoom or Teams - joining instructions will be sent to via diary invite a week before the course date.


Please note, this course will have regular breaks for participants so please ensure you take yourself away from the screen. The course is aimed to be interactive.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 16 June 2022 09:30 - 13:00 Zoom Meeting Map
2 17 June 2022 09:30 - 13:00 Zoom Meeting Map

Code: PCC/22/486 Elected Members Training -Mental Health Awareness (Personal Wellbeing Training) Liberal Democrats Group Session (Cancelled)

Who is this course for?


All members are welcome to attend this course.


Who is running this course?


This course will be facilitated by members of PCC's by Health Development Officers
Housing, Neighbourhood and Building Services.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 17 June 2022 13:00 - 16:00 Microsoft Teams Meeting Map

Code: PCC/22/115 Emergency First Aid at Work (1 day)

This course will provide a three year qualification in Emergency First Aid at Work (EFAW) for staff who are either coming to the end of their existing EFAW qualification or for staff who do not have a EFAW qualification and require it for their job role.

PCC STAFF
Please note there is now a £20 nominal charge to book this course - please enter your services cost code when booking (not applicable for Children's or Adult's Social Care staff).

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 17 June 2022 09:30 - 16:30 Excellent Training Room (formerly called Nelson) Map

Code: PCC/22/589 FOUNDATION COURSE IN MEDICINES ADMINISTRATION & VMR – ONLINE

The Medication Training Foundation Course in Medicines Administration is available as an online module.

It teaches medicines administration as a 12-step process (based on our years of research as a company into why medication errors occur). This ensures medicines are given in a safe and systematic way, thereby reducing the risk of mistakes made through complacency. Delegates will also complete a Virtual Medicines Round module that tests a person’s competence at selecting the correct medicine.

 

Audience: Nurses and care staff working in all settings (both new and experienced staff)

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 17 June 2022 09:00 - 12:30 Virtual Learning Platform Map

Code: PCC/22/585 Handling of People Course for informal carers and non-agency staff (personal assistants)

1. Theory
• Posture Awareness: Anatomy and physiology of the back to explain occurrence of back pain and significance of the 5 principles of handling to maintain spine in line (posture, head, elbows, knees, feet)
• Information about the manual handling legislation, manual handling risk assessment processes and documentation
• The definition of core, controversial, condemned techniques

2. Practical
• Demonstrations and practice of handling techniques


1. The morning session (09.30 - 12.30) will provide basic handling skills to transfer a person from one seated position to another seated position and to get a person off the floor.
The theory will be covered and then the following techniques, involving minimal assistance will be demonstrated, with opportunity to practice:

a. Transferring from one seated position to another
• Independently with verbal prompting
• Physical assistance with a variety of standing aids for example Rotundas and Stedys.

b. Getting off the floor
• Independently with verbal prompting
• Using the Mangar Elk (inflatable cushion

2. Those requiring more complex handling skills can stay for the afternoon session (13.00 - 16.00); this will include techniques to reposition in bed and using hoists

 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 17 June 2022 09:00 - 09:30 Mountbatten Gallery Map

Code: PCC/22/464 Housing Needs Advice and Support (Elected Members Priority Training)

Who is this course for?


All councillors need to attend this training every year


Who is running this course?


This session will be delivered by Teresa O'Toole (Head of Housing Needs Advice and Support) and Shane Galvin (Housing Policy and Quality Manager) and Lauren Taylor (Rough Sleeping Manager).

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 17 June 2022 10:00 - 11:30 Microsoft Teams Meeting Map

Code: PCC/22/591 Medication - (VMR On-line) Practical competencies in medicines administration refresher

THE VIRTUAL MEDICINES ROUND


This medication training online module fulfills the requirement from CQC and NICE for staff to have an annual update of the skills and knowledge required to administer medicines.

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 17 June 2022 14:00 - 16:30 Virtual Learning Platform Map

Code: PCC/22/442 NRPF and Human Rights Assessments for Children & Families

This training is for practitioners working in Children's Services undertaking human rights assessments for children and families with No Recourse to Public Funds.

• Part 1: Introduction to 'no recourse to public funds' (NRPF)
• Part 2: Assessing need and providing support under section 17 of the Children Act 1989
• Part 3: Exit pathways and case resolution

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 17 June 2022 09:30 - 15:30 Virtual Learning Platform Map