Care Induction

Mandatory for new staff and update training for experienced workers

Why is this training important? This two day course meets the mandatory, and basic requirements for induction to the Care sector. Covering Health and Safety, Basic Life Support, Safe Moving and Handling, Medication Training and Safeguarding. It is delivered in a relaxed, supportive environment to promote professional and confident practices. Who needs this training? Those new to the Care sector and staff needing yearly update training. Learning outcomes

  • Introduction to the Role of the Carer
  • Safeguarding Adults and Children
  • Safe Moving and Handling in the Care setting
  • Medication Awareness
  • Introduction and awareness of an Automated External Defibrillator (AED)
  • Fire Safety
  • Basic Life Support
  • Health and Safety in the Care Environment
  • Dementia and Mental Health Awareness

If you are hoping to start a carer in the Care sector, please follow this link to the Skills for Care website for more information

How long is the course?
The course is run over two days, each starting at 0930 and finishing at 1630.
Are there any entry requirements?
No, just a willingness to join in and learn.
How is the course assessed?
There is no formal assessment on this course. Theory is covered for parts of the Care Certificate and you may need to complete this for your employer.
Do I need to bring anything?
You will need to wear comfortable clothing suitable for practical activities around Moving and Handling and First Aid. We supply tea, coffee and biscuits but not lunch. There is an on-site cafe or local shops if you wish to purchase lunch.
What is the cost?
The cost is £160 (plus VAT) per person. Group discounts are available for 6 or more people. The subjects taken separately would cost £360 per person

Tuesday 6th & Wednesday 7th

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These courses are now held in the training room of Deben Willow Care in Melton. This enables us to deliver an improved practical experience for our learners. Full details are sent on booking.

To book a place please click on the links above or, for more information, please email or phone 01473 407330.