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Understanding Safeguarding

The course helps you to safeguard the people in your care by helping you recognise the types of abuse that can happen within a health and social care setting.

The course consists of:

  • Recognising abuse indictors
  • Definition and types of abuse
  • What to do if abuse is occurring.

Contact us

Your training could be funded, please contact us to find out if you or your staff are eligible 01923 698 449 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Understanding Challenging Behaviour

Why train your staff?

On a day to day basis your staff may face challenging behaviour from the people they look after. The course looks at the environment, perspective and proactive strategies available to support your staff.

The course consists of:

  • Defining what is challenging behaviour
  • Understanding the environment in which the behaviour occurs
  • Understanding the person
  • Person centred approach
  • Causes and impacts of behaviour
  • Current legislation
  • Coping strategies

Contact us

Your training could be funded, please contact us to find out if you or your staff are eligible 01923 698 449 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Introduction to Mental Capacity Act and DoLS

Why train your staff?

The Mental Capacity Act was designed in 2005 by the government to protect and restore power to vulnerable people who lack capacity, and supports people who have capacity to be able to make decisions and plan their future; this is everyone who is 18 and over.

It is also relevant to everyone who is involved in the treatment, care and support of people aged 16 and over who are unable to make all, or some decisions by themselves.

The course consists of:

  • Understanding duty of care
  • Five key principles of mental capacity
  • When to test
  • How to test mental capacity
  • What is deprivation of liberty safeguards (DoLS)
  • DoLs assessment

Contact us

Your training could be funded, please contact us to find out if you or your staff are eligible 01923 698 449 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

Introduction to Mental Capacity Act and DoLS

Why train your staff?

The Mental Capacity Act was designed in 2005 by the government to protect and restore power to vulnerable people who lack capacity, and supports people who have capacity to be able to make decisions and plan their future; this is everyone who is 18 and over.

It is also relevant to everyone who is involved in the treatment, care and support of people aged 16 and over who are unable to make all, or some decisions by themselves.

The course consists of:

  • Understanding duty of care
  • Five key principles of mental capacity
  • When to test
  • How to test mental capacity
  • What is deprivation of liberty safeguards (DoLS)
  • DoLs assessment

Contact us

Your training could be funded, please contact us to find out if you or your staff are eligible 01923 698 449 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

Care Sector Training

Social Care Training to suit your needs

As the social care sector grows it is important to retain your staff as competition in the sector increases. Keeping your staff up to date with the latest skills and training is essential in the health and social care industry.

Training can be prohibitive in a business where margins are tight, however there is funding for training available for social care staff.

We can offer a range of courses funded through the Education and Skill Funding Agency and European Social Fund.

Short courses

These programmes will lead to progressions to full QCF units that can be partially funded.

Apprenticeships

We can offer Apprenticeships in health and social care, and may be able to fund some credits towards this through our Skills Support for the Workforce programme. Otherwise normal Apprenticeship funding applies.

  • L2 Health & Social Care
  • L3 Health & Social Care
  • L5 Leadership and Management in Health and Social Care

A wide range of other training for social care is available please call to find out how we can help you.

Find out more

If you would like to find out if you and your staff are eligible, or more about the wide range of training we have available in health and social care, call 01923 698 449 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.