TRAINING

At Precedo Healthcare we take training and development very seriously. As standard all our care workers have the following training on an annual basis:

 

Food Hygiene

During this session the following areas will be addressed:

-Why food hygiene is especially important in Social care

-What is Food Safety?

-The Science of Food Safety – How does Food Poisoning occur

-It is the Law! We will examine the key legal aspects concerned with food handling

-What steps you and your organisation should take?

 

Manual Handling

The goals and outcomes of the session are:

-The participants will be able to state they have an increased/renewed awareness of manual handling

-The participants will be able to state they are aware of their role and the role of others in relation to manual handling

-The participants will be able to state that due to their increased/renewed awareness of the issues surrounding manual handling they can make a safer contribution when manual handling, thus make a significant contribution to health and safety.

 

Safeguarding (POVA)

The session will address the following areas:

-Roles and Boundaries

-Danger Harm and Abuse

-Social norms, values and perceptions

-Legislation and guidance in relation to safeguarding of vulnerable adults

-Each area is further broken down into further sections

-The parts of the section will relate to outcomes that you will achieve as you progress through the session.

-Roles and Boundaries

 

COSHH

The goals and outcomes of the session are:

-The participants will be able to state they have an increased/renewed awareness of COSHH.

-The participants will be able to state they are aware of their role and the roles of others in relation to COSHH.

-The participants will be able to state that due to their increased/renewed awareness of COSHH they can fulfill their roles in the control of hazardous substances thus make a significant contribution to health and safety.

 

Fire Safety

The goals and outcomes of the session are:

-The participants will be able to state they have an increased/renewed awareness of fire safety and procedures

-The participants will be able to state they are aware of their role and the roles of others in relation to Fire Safety and Procedure

-The participants will be able to state that due to their increased/renewed knowledge of Fire Safety and Procedure they are safer health care workers

 

RIDDOR

The goals and outcomes of the session are:

-The participants will be able to state they have an increased/renewed awareness of RIDDOR.

-The participants will be able to state they are aware of their role and the roles of others in relation to RIDDOR.

-The participants will be able to state that due to their increased/renewed awareness of RIDDOR they can fulfill their roles in the control of hazardous substances thus make a significant contribution to health and safety.

 

Health and Safety

The goals and outcomes of the session are:

-The participants will be able to state they have an increased/renewed awareness of the relevant Health and Safety legislation

-The participants will be able to state they are aware of their role and the roles of others in relation to Health and Safety

-The participants will be able to state that from the statistics and survey examined they have an increased/renewed awareness of the health and safety risks they may face

-The participants will be able to state they have an increased/renewed awareness of the risks of ‘buying in new danger’ and an increased/renewed awareness of the risk assessment process

-The participants will be able to state that due to their increased/renewed awareness of Health and Safety knowledge they are safer health care workers.

 

Infection Control

The goals and outcomes of the session are:

-The participants will be able to state they have an increased/renewed awareness of infection control

-The participants will be able to state they are aware of their role and the roles of others in relation to infection control

-The participants will be able to state that due to their increased/renewed awareness of infection control their nursing and caring practice will take account of the principles of infection control included in this training session.

 

In addition we also provide the following training:

 

Breakaway

The goals and outcomes of the session are:

-The participants will be able to state they have an increased/renewed awareness of infection control

-The participants will be able to state they are aware of their role and the roles of others in relation to infection control

-The participants will be able to state that due to their increased/renewed awareness of infection control their nursing and caring practice will take account of the principles of infection control included in this training session.

 

Basic Life Support

The goals and outcomes of the session are:

-The participants will be able to state they have an increased/renewed awareness of BLS

-The participants will be able to state they are aware of their role and the role of others in relation to BLS

-The participants will be able to state that due to their increased/renewed awareness of BLS they can make a competent and confident contribution where BLS is required.

 

Rest assured, as an NHS Framework Agency we do our utmost to ensure that all of our staff are up-to-date and 100% compliant.