Training in 2021

This year will hopefully see our collaboration with Knowle Haven resume & we will include a number of training sessions at the Haven, especially in the warmer months. Most sessions will be held here at Shedfield Lodge & some will be held at Shedfield Reading Rooms in our continued commitment to our community.


Training Schedule 2021


September 2021


Thursday 16th - All-In-One Mandatory Training

Wednesday 22nd - Pressure Care & Sepsis

Wednesday 29th - First Aid


October 2021


Wednesday 6th - Dementia

Thursday 7th - Dementia

Wednesday 13th - Fire Safety

Wednesday 20th - Moving & positioning people

Monday 25th - TBC

Tuesday 26th - TBC


November 2021


Tuesday 2nd - TBC


Thursday 25th - TBC

December 2021

Wednesday 1st - TBC

Thursday 9th - TBC



All Training Sessions will be held at Shedfield Lodge until further notice


Dementia Care

Course Content

  • Principles of Dementia Care

  • The Person Centred Approach To The Care And Support Of Individuals Living With A Dementia

  • Understand The Factors That Can Influence Communication And Interaction With An Individual Who May Be Living With A Dementia

  • Understand Equality, Diversity And Inclusion In Dementia Care

  • Understand The Administration Of Medication To An Individual Living With A Dementia Using A Person Centred Approach

  • Understand Behaviour In The Context of Dementia

  • Understand The Benefits Of Engaging In Activities In Social Care

All-In-One Mandatory

Course Content - Each Topic Is Also Covered Individually Seperately

  • Health & Safety, Employee & Employer Responsibilities, Laws covering Health & Safety at work.

  • RIDDOR, Risk Assessments & COSHH

  • Fire Safety

  • Accident Reporting

  • Infection Control & Effective Hand Washing

  • Food Hygiene

  • Safe Guarding Vulnerable Adults

  • Mental Capacity Act

  • Deprivation Of Liberties Safeguarding

  • Complaint Handling & Know How & Who To Report To

  • Dignity & Respect

  • Person Centred Approach To Care

  • Equality & Diversity

First Aid

Course Content

  • Primary Search

  • Airway

  • Breathing

  • Response

  • Resuscitation

  • Secondary Search

  • Recovery Position

  • Bleeding (including nose bleed)

  • Fractures

  • Minor Burns (Dry, Wet & Chemical Burns)

  • Shock (Fluid Loss & Anaphylactic)

  • Choking

  • Medical Emergencies including Signs & Treatments

  • First Aid Kits & Completion of Accident Forms

  • Perform The Recovery Position

  • Practice & Use Defibrillator to Perform Effective CPR

  • Assessment on delivering correct depth & rate to deliver CPR


Course Content

  • Be able to state your obligations & that of your employer in regard to the documentation of medication.

  • Have knowledge about the storage of medications.

  • Have knowledge of the different types of medication & how they work.

  • Know about adverse reactions.

  • Know the 7 rights & guidelines of administration.

  • Have understanding about controlled drugs & oxygen.

  • Have understanding about drug errors.

  • Have understanding about the disposal of medications.

  • NMC Code of Conduct - Checking the MAR Sheet, Name of Service User, Name of Medication, Strength of Dose, Time To Be Given, Any Specific Instructions, Expiry Date (if displayed)

Moving & Positioning of a Person

Course Content

Fire Safety

Course Content

Mental Health Awareness

Course Content

The Principles Of End Of Life Care

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Course Content

Pressure Care

Course Content

Safe Guarding Vulnerable Adults

Course Content

Infection Control

Course Content

Healthy & Safety

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Food Hygiene

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Equality & Diversity

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