Specialist

More in depth and specialist courses for those looking to increase their professional knowledge, skills and perspective.

DURATION

1 Days plus
Virtual Supported Study

This programme covers the main aims and principles of end of life care & the various ways to communicate with someone about it. The programme provides learners with ways to develop their understanding of the different views of death and dying in our society and how these views may affect an individual’s thoughts and feelings about death. It will discuss how you might get help and support from a range of services. 

Skills for Care Endorsed certificate from Social Works Ltd – Awareness of Working in End of Life Care.

Fully Funded*

DURATION

3 Days plus
Virtual Supported Study

This care training course is aimed at care workers who work with service users who have Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD), including Aspergers. Candidates will gain a good, solid understanding of what ASD is as well as the effect it has on an individual and their support needs. This is a fantastic course for all working with people who have learning disabilities/difficulties and adds significantly to a worker’s confidence in the support they provide to people who use services.

Outcome – HABC Level 2 Certificate in Introduction to Autistic Spectrum Conditions (RQF).

Fully Funded*

DURATION

1 Day plus
Virtual Supported Study

This course is suitable for all those working in a care environment where they are supporting people with dementia and is aligned to the National Dementia Strategy. The course covers types, causes & theoretical models of dementia, an individual’s experience of dementia, the person-centred approach to the care and support of individuals with dementia, communication and interaction with individuals who have dementia and effective ways of working with a range of individuals who have dementia

Outcome – HABC Level 2 Award in Awareness of Dementia (RQF).

Fully Funded*

Level 2 Certificate in Principles of Medication Handling and Administration for Care Settings (RQF)

DURATION

2 Days plus
Virtual Supported Study

This nationally accredited and recognised qualification is designed specifically for staff working in a care environment. It is based on units developed by Skills for Care, the sector skills council for people working in adult social care in the UK and gives a much more detailed understanding of medication than more usual basic introductory courses.

Outcome – HABC Level 2 Certificate in Principles of Medication Handling and Administration for Care Settings (RQF)

Fully Funded*

Level 3 Award in Awareness of the Mental Capacity Act 2005 (RQF)

DURATION

1 Day plus
Virtual Supported Study

This is essential for experienced and senior staff who work with adults who may lack capacity. The course gives learners the core information they need to work effectively and legally within the remit of the Mental Capacity Act 2005, the Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards that accompany it and the Mental Capacity Act Code of Practice.

Outcome – TQUK Level 3 Award in Awareness of the Mental Capacity Act 2005 (RQF)

Part Funded*

Basic Awareness of the Mental Capacity Act 2005 and Deprivation of Liberty Standards

DURATION

½ Day
Virtual Supported Study

This is essential for all who work with adults in a social care capacity. The basic awareness training gives learners the core information they need about the Mental Capacity Act 2005 and the Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards that accompany it.

Outcome – Certificate of attendance by Social Works Ltd

£40 + VAT per learner

Basic Awareness of Autism

DURATION

½ Day
Virtual Supported Study

This care training course is aimed at care workers who work with service users who have Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD), including Aspergers. Candidates will gain a better understanding of what ASD is and the effect it has on an individual and their support needs.

Outcome – Certificate of attendance by Social Works Ltd

£40 + VAT per learner

*To access Skills for Care Workforce Development Funding you will need to engage with the ASC Workforce Data Set (previously known as the NMDS-SC) and join a local employer partnership.

These are just our most popular courses, for anything not listed here please contact us and look at our Management, New & Essential and Diplomas, training pages