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Understand medication and prescriptions

This e-learning course provides an introduction to the types of medicines learners are likely to encounter in a work environment. It introduces some of the legislation about medication and sources...

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Supply, storage and disposal of medication

This e-learning provides an understanding of the roles and responsibilities of staff in relation to these procedures. Also available as a level 2 accredited unit.

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Introduction to personalisation in social care

This e-learning provides an understanding of how personalisation affects the provision of social care services, the systems, skills and support needed.

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Understanding dementia (dementia awareness)

This e-learning has been developed to support government strategies to increase knowledge, understanding and skills of caring for individuals with dementia. Also available as a level 2 accredited unit.

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Understand the requirements for the safe administration of medication

This e-learning provides an understanding of the safe administration of medication. It covers the process, routes and methods of administration and some of the more common side-effects and adverse reactions...

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Support effective communication with individuals with a sensory loss

This e-learning is designed to provide learners with the knowledge and skills required to support effective communication with individuals with sensory loss. Also available as a level 2 accredited unit.

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Introduction to the Mental Capacity Act

This e-learning training course provides an introduction to the Mental Capacity Act (MCA), its relationship to DoLS and how front line staff can ensure compliance whilst carrying out their job...

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Reablement

This e-learning training course has been designed to provide front line staff with the knowledge and skills required to support individuals in the tasks of daily living and promote their...

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Health and safety roles, responsibilities and risk assessment

Keeping the workplace as free from hazards and associated risks means you are preventing potential injury to yourself, colleagues and individuals.

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Supporting equality and diversity in care

This e-learning should be used by any care professional to gain an understanding of equality and diversity and how it applies to them, their organisation and the people they support....

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Introductory awareness of sensory loss

This e-learning is designed to provide health and social care workers with an introductory knowledge about sensory loss. Also available as a level 2 accredited unit.

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Needlestick awareness

This short e-learning course is designed to raise awareness of the risks associated with discarded needles and syringes.

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Communication and interaction with individuals who have dementia

This e-learning provides the knowledge and understanding required to develop awareness of differing communication needs and abilities of individuals with dementia in order to enhance positive interaction. It maps to...

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Support person-centred thinking and planning

This e-learning is aimed at those who work in a range of health and social care settings. Also available as a level 2 accredited unit.

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Introductory awareness of the models of disability

This e-learning provides health and social care workers with introductory knowledge about the medical and social models of disability. Also available as a level 2 accredited unit.

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Workplace security

This short e-learning explains the importance of workplace security and that following the correct security procedures in your workplace means you and the individuals you support will be safer.

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Contribute to supporting individuals in the use of Assistive Technology

Assistive Technology (AT) can include devices such as wheelchairs and hearing aids. It can also be quite simple devices such as walking sticks, or a calendar clock.

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Supporting individuals at the end of life

This e-learning is aimed at all front line staff and provides the learner with the knowledge and skills required to support end of life care. Also available as a level...

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Managing challenging behaviour in care

This e-learning explains what challenging behaviour is,  how to identify risks and how to apply risk assessment procedures at work.

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Working with medication and healthcare tasks

This e-learning course explains the limits of your role and responsibilities when working with medication.

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