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St Werburghs Development Centre, Boswell Avenue, Warrington, Cheshire, WA4 6DQ.
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Upcoming Training & Events

25
25 Feb
Emergency First Aid at Work
Objectives for the session include: • To be able to describe the role of the first aider in assessing an incident and applying emergency first aid • To explain the importance of early intervention in a first aid situation • To be able to list equipment used during a first aid incident • To practice CPR and other practical first aid techniques in a safe, simulated environment
25
25 Feb
Lone Working & Personal Safety
Objectives for the session include: • To be able to identify who may be a lone worker • To examine the legislation in relation to lone working including the consequences of not having adequate measures in place. • To describe the personal safety measures that are currently in place • To list what areas should be covered by an effective risk assessment • To explain how to take responsibility for own personal safety
25
25 Feb
Dementia & Cognitive Issues Awareness
Objectives for the session include: • To identify the common types of dementia • To discuss the experiences of a person who is living with dementia • To investigate how to interpret and respond to behaviour changes as a result of the condition advancing • To analyse the barriers to communication that occur as a result of the condition
25
25 Feb
Health & Safety Awareness
Objectives for the session include: • To be able to describe the importance of health and safety in the workplace • To examine the current procedures and processes in relation to health and safety • To be able to identify the key responsibilities for themselves and their employers • To list a range of areas that are covered by HASWA 1974
26
26 Feb
Moving & Handling (Refresher) (People)
• To be able to list all legislation that is applicable when moving and handling people including H&S and a person centred guidance • To be able to identify low, medium and high risk service users • To recognise controversial techniques • To demonstrate good spinal awareness within the principles of moving and handling • To practise the use of safe techniques and equipment • To practise with equipment that has been introduced for Single-handed Care