Stress awareness

According to the Mental health Foundation 74% of UK adults have felt so stressed at some point over the last year they felt overwhelmed or unable to cope. April is National Stress Awareness Month. Stress Awareness Month is held each April, to increase public awareness about both the causes and cures of stress.

LGBTIQ+ and Mental Health

Video game addiction (VGA), also known as gaming disorder or internet gaming disorder, is generally defined as the problematic, compulsive use of video games that results in significant impairment to an individual’s ability to function in various life domains over a prolonged period of time.

Functional skills – Maths

Are you looking to improve your skills in Maths? Do you need to achieve a Level 2 or equivalent for a new role or course?

Functional skills – English

Are you looking to improve your skills in English? Do you need to achieve a Level 2 or equivalent for a new role or course?

Gaming addiction

Video game addiction (VGA), also known as gaming disorder or internet gaming disorder, is generally defined as the problematic, compulsive use of video games that results in significant impairment to an individual’s ability to function in various life domains over a prolonged period of time.

Working with Individuals with Learning Disabilities

A good knowledge of legislation and the healthcare system, as well as an understanding of signs and symptoms of various conditions, is essential for anyone working with individuals with learning disabilities.

Awareness of Mental Health Problems

While many elements of mental health are still not understood, having a good knowledge of the information that is available is essential in the care sector.

Understanding Specific Learning Difficulties

It is important for those working in healthcare, social care and education to have knowledge of different Specific Learning Difficulties such as ADHD, dyslexia and dyscalculia.

Understanding Autism

Having a clear understanding of the misconceptions, diagnoses and support surrounding autism are just some of the essential skills needed when working in mental health.

Falls Prevention Awareness

This course is ideal for anyone working in health and social care and those who have contact with older people who are more susceptible to falls.

Understanding nutrition and Health

Insufficient nutrition can lead to a variety of health-threatening conditions; understanding the benefits of a balanced diet and the role of nutrition in the prevention and treatment of disease is fundamental.

Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care

With around 1.5 million people working in adult social care in England, care workers need up-to-date support and guidance in order to provide adequate person-centred care.

End of life care

The problems faced and support needed by people nearing the end of life is wide-ranging and a good understanding of pain management, support and quality of life is essential for all carers.

Principles of Dementia care

Every hour, someone in the UK is told they have Parkinson’s disease, there are approximately 152,000 strokes in the UK every year (more than one every five minutes), and one in six of the UK population have some form of hearing loss.

Common health conditions

Every hour, someone in the UK is told they have Parkinson’s disease, there are approximately 152,000 strokes in the UK every year (more than one every five minutes), and one in six of the UK population have some form of hearing loss.

Care Planning

Care workers play a key role in ensuring their residents/patients are treated with a friendly and caring approach.

Understanding Common childhood illnesses

The purpose of this qualification is to increase learners’ knowledge and understanding of common childhood illnesses to enable them to support the development and wellbeing of infants and children they port/care for.

Children and Young people’s mental health

Mental health problems affect around 1 in 10 children and young people. These issues include depression, anxiety and conduct disorder and can often be a direct response to occurrences in their lives.

Caring for Children and young people

All children and young people deserve to be safe and well cared for within a safe and protective family. However, unfortunately this is not always the case.

Principles of Team Leading

Strong team leadership is essential for providing guidance, direction and instruction within a and inevitably leads to more effective teamwork and more motivated employees.

Customer Service

In order to have a truly successful business, you need to provide good customer service. It is believed that 96% of unhappy customers don’t ever complain; however, 91% of those simply leave and never come back.

Business Administration Knowledge

There were an estimated 5.5 million private sector businesses in the UK at the start of 2016. Despite the recent economic difficulties, the trend has been steadily increasing in the business population.