Courses and workshops

We publicise a range of courses and workshops of interest to the local care sector. Please browse or use the search facility below.

If you are running a course or workshop you would like publicised, or have spare spaces on some training you are holding, please submit it using the tab on the left.

22nd Jan

Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (RQF) - Initial (3 day)

To provide delegates with the required level of training, skills and knowledge in First Aid, and comply with the requirements of the Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981.

Suitable for any person selected by the employer to be a first aider in the work place, who has the aptitude and ability to absorb new knowledge and skills.


Price Information

£150 plus VAT per delegate

Start

9:00am
22nd Jan

End

4:00pm
24th Jan

Venue

Norvic Training, Bowthorpe Hall,
Bowthorpe Hall Road,
Norwich,
NR5 9AA

Booking Details

Provider Name
Norvic Training

Contact Name
Andy Swain

Email
Click To Email Course

Telephone
01603 343534

Website
http://www.norvictraining.co.uk/first-aid/hse-first-aid-at-work---initial/


22nd Jan

Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (RQF) - Initial (3 day)

To provide delegates with the required level of training, skills and knowledge in First Aid, and comply with the requirements of the Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981.

Suitable for any person selected by the employer to be a first aider in the work place, who has the aptitude and ability to absorb new knowledge and skills.


Price Information

£150 plus VAT per delegate

Start

9:00am
22nd Jan

End

4:00pm
24th Jan

Venue

Norvic Training, Bowthorpe Hall,
Bowthorpe Hall Road,
Norwich,
NR5 9AA

Booking Details

Provider Name
Norvic Training

Contact Name
Andy Swain

Email
Click To Email Course

Telephone
01603 343534

Website
http://www.norvictraining.co.uk/first-aid/hse-first-aid-at-work---initial/


22nd Jan

Social Care Worker Induction Training (2 Day)

Extra Hands provide comprehensive training for individuals and companies across Norfolk.

Extra Hands Social Care Worker Training equips staff with the knowledge and understanding of the role of the worker, communicating effectively, empowering Service User’s and their independence and employment related matters.

Attendees will gain an understanding of the needs of individuals and different Service User groups.

Topics covered include:

  • Understanding the effects of the service setting on service provision
  • Principles of Care
  • Code of Conduct
  • Care plans
  • Confidentiality
  • Continuity and reliability of the service
  • Care & Respect – death and dying
  • Risk Assessing
  • Dementia Awareness
  • Abuse & Neglect
  • Health & Safety in a Care Setting

This is an interactive training session where attendees are given training manuals to take away and a certificate of attendance issued.

Two full days in office 9.30 am to 4.30 pm

Refreshments will be provided through the day, however lunch is not provided


Price Information

Two full days in office 9.30 am to 4.30 pm
Refreshments will be provided through the day, however lunch is not provided

Start

9:30am
22nd Jan

End

4:30pm
23rd Jan

Venue

Suite B,
Abbey Farm Commercial Park, Southwell Road,
Horsham St Faith,
Norfolk,
NR10 3JU

Cost

£150

Booking Details

Provider Name
Extra Hands of Heacham Ltd

Contact Name
Tyrnaia McGinn

Email
Click To Email Course

Telephone
01485 570 611

Website
https://extrahandshomecarenorfolk.co.uk/recruitment/training-support


22nd Jan

Train the Trainer: Moving & Handling (3 day)

This high quality and robust course will offer providers cost-effective, local training, and the opportunity to develop senior care staff to support your staff teams working across the health and social care sector.

The course includes use of a wide range of practical moving & handling equipment, aids and Assistive Technology.


Price Information

£595 plus VAT per delegate

Start

9:00am
22nd Jan

End

4:00pm
24th Jan

Venue

N-able, Burton Road,
Norwich ,
NR6 6AX

Booking Details

Provider Name
Training and Assessment in Healthcare Ltd

Contact Name
Tracey Buchan

Email
Click To Email Course

Telephone
01603 611107

Flyer
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23rd Jan

Emergency First Aid at Work (1 day)

I day Emergency First Aid at Work - run in compliance with First Aid Regulations 1981.

Start

9:00am
23rd Jan

End

4:00pm
23rd Jan

Venue

Norwich Family Golf,
Norwich,
NR9 5GA

Cost

£50

Booking Details

Provider Name
BLS Safety and Training

Contact Name
Justin Cowles

Email
Click To Email Course

Telephone
01603 261768

Website
www.blstraining.co.uk


23rd Jan

Fire Marshal Open Course (Norwich)

Norfolk Safety CIC is a Community Interest Company established by Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service to operate as the commercial trading arm of the Fire Service. Established as a CIC  the company’s profits are ring fenced with all profits to be reinvested in community interest projects such as youth engagement/development and fire prevention activities for the vulnerable.

The delegate will be able to:

Understand and recognise the hazards posed by small fires.
Implement the correct emergency procedure.
Select the appropriate extinguisher and operate it correctly.
Recognise unsafe practices with regard to means of escape, fire warning and fire fighting equipment.

Course Content:

Training subjects covered:

  • Extinguishers (practical)
  • Fire blankets (practical)
  • Basic first aid (burns)
  • Process of fire and fire development
  • When and how to fight a fire
  • Door opening procedure
  • Identifying fire hazards
  • Control measures Fire legislation
  • Induction procedure
  • Evacuation Procedures

Includes an outdoor practical session – delegates extinguishing fires using different types of extinguishers and a fire blanket.

Recommended For: Trainee Fire Marshals with responsibility of evacuations and advisable for all staff as part of their fire training requirements ensuring cover is maintained and employee awareness.

Duration: Approximately 3.5 hours

Certification: A certificate of completion will be awarded


Price Information

£64.30 +VAT

Start

9:30am
23rd Jan

End

1:00pm

Venue

Norfolk Fire and Rescue Fire Training Centre, Barnard Rd,
Norwich,
NR5 9JB

Cost

£77.16

Booking Details

Provider Name
Norfolk Safety CIC

Contact Name
-

Email
Click To Email Course

Telephone
01603 964833

Website
https://norfolksafety.org/open-course-dates/

Map
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23rd Jan

Train the Trainer: Moving & Handling one-day update

Supporting trainers to update their knowledge and skills annually/bi-annually.

The course includes use of a wide range of practical moving & handling equipment, aids and Assistive Technology.


Price Information

£175 plus VAT per delegate

Start

9:00am
23rd Jan

End

4:30pm

Venue

N-able, Burton Road,
Norwich,
NR6 6AX

Booking Details

Provider Name
Training and Assessment in Healthcare Ltd

Contact Name
Tracey Buchan

Email
Click To Email Course

Telephone
01603 611107


24th Jan

First Aid at Work (3 day)

3 day First Aid at Work - in compliance with First Aid Regulations.


Price Information

Group pricing available.

Start

9:00am
24th Jan

End

4:00pm
26th Jan

Venue

Norwich Family Golf,
Norwich,
NR9 5GA

Cost

£130

Booking Details

Provider Name
BLS Safety and Training

Contact Name
Justin Cowles

Email
Click To Email Course

Telephone
01603 261768

Website
www.blstraining.co.uk


24th Jan

Infection, Prevention and Control Training

Infection, Prevention and Control

Extra Hands provide comprehensive training for individuals and companies across Norfolk.

Our Infection Prevention and Control Training has been sourced by Residential Care Homes and other community professionals.

Extra Hands Infection Control training equips staff with the knowledge of how to identify risks associated with infection, define and recognise what infection is and when it may be present.

Attendees will learn how to prevent the spread of infection and safe practices.

Other topics included in this training:

  • Legislation that governs infection
  • Identifying risks
  • Defining infection
  • Recognising when infection is present
  • Types of infection
  • Understanding policies and procedures

This is an interactive training session where attendees are given training manuals to take away and a certificate of attendance issued.


Price Information

per person

Start

2:00pm
24th Jan

End

4:30pm
24th Jan

Venue

Units 13/14 Heacham Hall Ind Units,
Hunstanton Road,
Heacham,
Norfolk,
PE31 7JT

Cost

£50

Booking Details

Provider Name
Extra Hands of Heacham Ltd

Contact Name
Tyrnaia McGinn

Email
Click To Email Course

Telephone
01485 570 611

Website
https://extrahandshomecarenorfolk.co.uk/recruitment/training-support


25th Jan

Moving and Handling Training

Extra Hands provide comprehensive training for individuals and companies across Norfolk.

Our Moving and Handling Training has been sourced by Residential Care Homes and other community professionals.

This training is delivered as a full day, with the aim to give staff a full understanding of the potential risks of injury to themselves and their Service Users, giving knowledge of how to eliminate unsafe practices and implement safe techniques.

Extra Hands Moving and Handling Training covers relevant legislation, along with risk assessments and the following:

  • Anatomy of the spine
  • Causes of back pain
  • Assessing and reducing risks
  • Basic principles of biomechanics
  • Ergonomics
  • Unsafe lifting practices
  • Small handling aids
  • Hoist and sling practical work

This is an interactive training session with practical involvement. Attendees are given training manuals to take away and a certificate of attendance issued.


Price Information

9.30 am to 4.30 pm
Refreshments provided throughout day, however lunch is not included

Start

9:30am
25th Jan

End

4:30pm
25th Jan

Venue

Suite B,
Abbey Farm Commercial Park, Southwell Road,
Horsham St Faith,
Norfolk,
NR10 3JU

Cost

£110

Booking Details

Provider Name
Extra Hands of Heacham Ltd

Contact Name
Tyrnaia McGinn

Email
Click To Email Course

Telephone
01485 570 611

Website
https://extrahandshomecarenorfolk.co.uk/recruitment/training-support


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