Norfolk & Suffolk Care Support Ltd

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.

20th Oct

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 : nwccg.careprovidernurses@nhs.net with IPC Winter Resilience in the subject line. You will then be sent the meeting link. 

Start

2:00am
20th Oct

End

3:30pm

Venue

Online vis MS Teams,

Booking Details

Provider Name
Norfolk & Waveney CCG

Contact Name
-

Email
Click To Email Course

Telephone
-


20th Oct

Moving and Handling One Day Induction

Posture and Ergonomics

Basic biomechanics

Assisting movement to correct position in a chair plus sit to stand

Unconscious casualty from a chair

Equipment available at our Bowthorpe site:

Slide sheets
Standaid
Rotastand
Hoist and slings
Handling belts
Handling sling
Turntables


Price Information

Prices exclude VAT. Also suitable for a half-day refresher, ask for details.

Start

9:00am
20th Oct

End

4:00pm
20th Oct

Venue

Norvic Training (Uk) Ltd.,
Bowthorpe Hall, Bowthorpe hall Road,
Norwich,
Norfolk,
NR5 9AA

Cost

£80

Booking Details

Provider Name
Norvic Training (UK) Ltd.

Contact Name
Andy Swain

Email
Click To Email Course

Telephone
01603-343534

Website
www.norvictraining.co.uk


21st Oct

First Aid Awareness

All courses will cover

  • Resuscitation
  • Control of bleeding
  • Choking
  • The unconscious casualty
  • Use of AED

 


Price Information

Courses exclude VAT

Start

12:30pm
21st Oct

End

4:30pm
21st Oct

Venue

Norvic Training (Uk) Ltd.,
Bowthorpe Hall, Bowthorpe hall Road,
Norwich,
Norfolk,
NR5 9AA

Cost

£45

Booking Details

Provider Name
Norvic Training (UK) Ltd.

Contact Name
Andy Swain

Email
Click To Email Course

Telephone
01603-343534

Website
www.norvictraining.co.uk


21st Oct

Food Safety Awareness

Anyone who handles food as part of their role in the workplace could benefit from food safety training. This could mean working in a kitchen or simply handling sandwiches at lunchtime in an office environment.


Price Information

Prices exclude VAT

Start

9:00am
21st Oct

End

12:00pm
21st Oct

Venue

Norvic Training (Uk) Ltd.,
Bowthorpe Hall, Bowthorpe hall Road,
Norwich,
Norfolk,
NR5 9AA

Cost

£45

Booking Details

Provider Name
Norvic Training (UK) Ltd.

Contact Name
Andy Swain

Email
Click To Email Course

Telephone
01603-343534

Website
www.norvictraining.co.uk


23rd Oct

Fire Safety Awareness, Infection Control, Health and Safety and Risk Assessment

Various, please ask for details


Price Information

Prices exclude VAT

Start

9:00am
23rd Oct

End

1:00pm
23rd Oct

Venue

Norvic Training (Uk) Ltd.,
Bowthorpe Hall, Bowthorpe hall Road,
Norwich,
Norfolk,
NR5 9AA

Cost

£45

Booking Details

Provider Name
Norvic Training (UK) Ltd.

Contact Name
Andy Swain

Email
Click To Email Course

Telephone
01603 343534

Website
www.norvictraining.co.uk


23rd Oct

Person-centred Dementia

To give care staff an understanding of what dementia is and how to work effectively with sufferers of the various diseases that lead to dementia.


Price Information

Prices exclude VAT

Start

1:30pm
23rd Oct

End

4:30pm
23rd Oct

Venue

Norvic Training (UK) Ltd.,
Bowthorpe Hall, Bowthorpe hall Road,
Norwich,
Norfolk,
NR5 9AA

Cost

£45

Booking Details

Provider Name
Norvic Training (UK) Ltd.

Contact Name
Andy Swain

Email
Click To Email Course

Telephone
01603-343534

Website
www.norvictraining.co.uk


5th Nov

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.


Price Information

£30.00 per person.

Start

9:30am
5th Nov

End

1:00pm
5th Nov

Venue

Via Microsoft Teams,
MicroSoft Teams,
NR7 0WG

Cost

£30

Booking Details

Provider Name
Arden and Gem CSU

Contact Name
Sandra Parnell-Cook

Email
Click To Email Course

Telephone
07867 528610


17th Nov

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 : nwccg.careprovidernurses@nhs.net with IPC Winter Resilience in the subject line. You will then be sent the meeting link. 


Price Information

Free

Start

2:00pm
17th Nov

End

3:15pm

Venue

Online vis MS Teams,

Booking Details

Provider Name
Norfolk & Waveney CCG

Contact Name
-

Email
Click To Email Course

Telephone
-


8th Dec

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.


Price Information

£30.00 per person.

Start

9:30am
8th Dec

End

1:00pm
8th Dec

Venue

Via Microsoft Teams,
NR7 0WG

Cost

£30

Booking Details

Provider Name
Arden and Gem CSU

Contact Name
Sandra Parnell-Cook

Email
Click To Email Course

Telephone
07867 528610


15th Dec

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 : nwccg.careprovidernurses@nhs.net with IPC Winter Resilience in the subject line. You will then be sent the meeting link. 

Start

2:00pm
15th Dec

End

3:15pm

Venue

Online vis MS Teams,

Booking Details

Provider Name
Norfolk & Waveney CCG

Contact Name
-

Email
Click To Email Course

Telephone
-


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