Helping Shape Your Future

Since 1986

Helping Shape Your Future

Since 1986

Short courses

AllBusiness short coursesChildcare short coursesHealth & social care short coursesFunctional skills

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.

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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.

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Care Planning

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

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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.

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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.

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Children And Young People’s Mental Health – Level 2

Customer Service Specialist Level 3

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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.

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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.

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Dignity and Safeguarding in adult health and social care

Understanding the fundamentals of safeguarding is essential for anyone working in adult health and social care.

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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.

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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.

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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?

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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?

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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.

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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.

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Principles of Prevention and Control of infection

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.

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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.

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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.

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Understanding Behaviour that Challenges

Understanding the causes of challenging behaviour is the first step towards finding ways to support individuals and manage their behaviour.

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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.

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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.

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Understanding safe handling of medication

Having good up-to-date knowledge of the safe handling of medicines is essential for anyone working with medication.

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Understanding Safeguarding and Prevent

The purpose of this qualification is to support anyone who is responsible for the safeguarding of people and for helping prevent radicalisation.

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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.

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Understanding the care and management of Diabetes

There is an emerging global epidemic of diabetes. In the UK alone, 3.2 million people are diagnosed with the disease and an estimated 630,000 people have the condition but don't know it.

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Understanding Working with People with Mental Health Needs

The objective of this qualification is to give learners working, or intending to work in a health or social care context, an understanding of approaches to supporting those with mental health needs.

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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.

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