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.
Medicines Management in Care Homes
Attendees will gain the competencies required for giving medication to care home residents in accordance with the relevant standards and guidelines as set out by the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE), the Care Quality Commission (CQC), the Royal Pharmaceutical Society and the Care Certificate.
Our experienced team of pharmacists and pharmacy technicians have an in-depth knowledge of care home policy, CQC medication requirements, NICE guidance and local policy. We conduct medicines management reviews, audit current service, undertake reviews of medication in conjunction with GPs and provide support and guidance for all residential and nursing homes.
Our training courses are comprehensive and suitable for staff from all care homes, including those registered to accommodate people with dementia and learning difficulties. As well as nursing and residential care home staff, the courses are also suitable for all care agency staff.
£30.00 per person.
Via Microsoft Teams,
Arden and Gem CSU
Infection prevention and control winter resilience
Norfolk & Waveney CCG are offering regular sessions on infection prevention and control (IPC) to help you over winter.
These free sessions will cover outbreak control and other essential information for winter resilience, including:
what to do if a home has a suspected case of COVID-19, flu or norovirus
who will arrange testing and manage any outbreaks
recap current PPE requirements for these infections
recap hand hygiene and environmental cleaning
importance of flu vaccination for staff
Each session will cover the same content. The sessions will be run via Microsoft Teams on the following dates:
- Friday 2 October - 2:00-3:30pm
- Tuesday 20 October - 2:00-3:30pm
- Tuesday 17 November - 2:00-3:30pm
- Tuesday 15 December - 2:00-3:30pm
These sessions are aimed at seniors or above, or those who can dissemintae the information.
If you wish to book places, please email : email@example.com with IPC Winter Resilience in the subject line. You will then be sent the meeting link.
Online vis MS Teams,
Norfolk & Waveney CCG