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Calendar

Below is a list of upcoming events and training courses for Staffordshire care workers. Please note that the following training courses are only available to those currently working within the social care sector and all nomination forms will need to be agreed by the manager of the worker applying for the training.

CareMatch does not endorse training providers and recommends all Care Managers follow the selection guidelines provided via Skills For Care: http://www.skillsforcare.org.uk/Learning-development/Choosing-the-right-learning/Choosing-the-right-learning.aspx

November 2017

CQC Regulation 14: Meeting Nutritional & Hydration Needs

Course will be run at 4 venues between 15 September 2017 - 23 February 2018

A FREE training session delivered by your local dietetic team * Certificate provided for your portfolio*   CQC Regulation 14: Meeting Nutritional & Hydration Needs   What Care Workers Need to Know!     Content of Session     · How to tell if someone is underweight.   · How to tell if someone is at risk of malnutrition. ... [more]

Catheterisation Update for NURSES

21 November 2017

This FREE full day update is for qualified nurses who have had some experience of catheterisation previously.    It gives practitioner up to date information relating to the principles of catheterisation and on-going management of the person with a catheter which can then be applied to the clinical setting. This session will be based on the RCN catheter Guidelines (2012), Essence of ... [more]

Malnutrition and dysphagia full day workshop

Course will be run at 8 venues between 22 November 2017 - 28 February 2018

  Malnutrition and Dysphagia 1 Day Workshop for;             Care home managers             Catering leads             Cooks   Limited Places available at various venues.   Training links to CQC Regulation 14 - Meeting ... [more]

Free Training - Ostomy Care (Stoma Care) for Nurses

24 November 2017

This FREE session is for qualified nurses and gives the practitioner up to date information relating to the principles in Ostomy Care. The content will include some basic information on anatomy and physiology relating to surgical procedures around bowel resection. It will incorporate lifestyle 'top tips' for ostomy management and troubleshooting guides for ostomy care. A practical session on the ... [more]

FREE - Ostomy Care (Stoma Care) for Care Workers

24 November 2017

Hello Gale Tew, This FREE session is for carers who require up to date information relating to the principles in stoma care. The content will include brief description of the anatomy and physiology relating this to bowel surgical procedures. It will incorporate lifestyle 'top tips' for stoma management and troubleshooting guides for ostomy care. A practical session on the application for ... [more]

Caring for Care Courses

24 November 2017

Few places remaining: Person Centred Planning Staffordshire County Council Care Market Development Team are very pleased to announce a partnership, running training courses with Caring for Care. This face to face course has been selected to help improve quality of front line care. Course will be held at The Kingston Centre, Fairway, Stafford ST16 3TW and are prices ... [more]

December 2018

CQC Regulation 14: Meeting Nutritional & Hydration Needs

Course will be run at 4 venues between 15 September 2017 - 23 February 2018

A FREE training session delivered by your local dietetic team * Certificate provided for your portfolio*   CQC Regulation 14: Meeting Nutritional & Hydration Needs   What Care Workers Need to Know!     Content of Session     · How to tell if someone is underweight.   · How to tell if someone is at risk of malnutrition. ... [more]

Malnutrition and dysphagia full day workshop

Course will be run at 8 venues between 22 November 2017 - 28 February 2018

  Malnutrition and Dysphagia 1 Day Workshop for;             Care home managers             Catering leads             Cooks   Limited Places available at various venues.   Training links to CQC Regulation 14 - Meeting ... [more]

January 2018

CQC Regulation 14: Meeting Nutritional & Hydration Needs

Course will be run at 4 venues between 15 September 2017 - 23 February 2018

A FREE training session delivered by your local dietetic team * Certificate provided for your portfolio*   CQC Regulation 14: Meeting Nutritional & Hydration Needs   What Care Workers Need to Know!     Content of Session     · How to tell if someone is underweight.   · How to tell if someone is at risk of malnutrition. ... [more]

Malnutrition and dysphagia full day workshop

Course will be run at 8 venues between 22 November 2017 - 28 February 2018

  Malnutrition and Dysphagia 1 Day Workshop for;             Care home managers             Catering leads             Cooks   Limited Places available at various venues.   Training links to CQC Regulation 14 - Meeting ... [more]

Diabetes Awareness and the Administration of insulin (FULL)

25 January 2018

A session for Nurses and care workers who support people with Diabetes.   At the end of the training session you will be able to:  -  Describe what diabetes is and how it affects the body  -  List the forms of diabetes and how they are managed  -  Explain the differences between hypo & hyper (glycaemia) and your role in spotting the extremes  - ... [more]

Managing your teams with Simplicity – Workshop

25 January 2018

Managing your teams with Simplicity – Workshop   Care Market Development Team, Staffordshire County Council works in partnership with training provider, Evergreen HR Limited.     Target Audience: Registered Managers, Deputies and Senior Workers who manage/supervise other workers.     As a result of this training, participants will:    ... [more]

Managing your teams with Simplicity – Workshop

25 January 2018

Managing your teams with Simplicity – Workshop   Care Market Development Team, Staffordshire County Council works in partnership with training provider, Evergreen HR Limited.   Target Audience: Registered Managers, Deputies and Senior Workers who manage/supervise other workers.   As a result of this training, participants will:   Recruitment As a result of this ... [more]

February 2018

CQC Regulation 14: Meeting Nutritional & Hydration Needs

Course will be run at 4 venues between 15 September 2017 - 23 February 2018

A FREE training session delivered by your local dietetic team * Certificate provided for your portfolio*   CQC Regulation 14: Meeting Nutritional & Hydration Needs   What Care Workers Need to Know!     Content of Session     · How to tell if someone is underweight.   · How to tell if someone is at risk of malnutrition. ... [more]

Malnutrition and dysphagia full day workshop

Course will be run at 8 venues between 22 November 2017 - 28 February 2018

  Malnutrition and Dysphagia 1 Day Workshop for;             Care home managers             Catering leads             Cooks   Limited Places available at various venues.   Training links to CQC Regulation 14 - Meeting ... [more]

Managers Quality Networking Forum - 28th Feb 2017

28 February 2018

Managers Quality Networking Forum - 28th February 2018 Venue: Staffordshire County Show Ground Time: 09:00am - 16:00pm (08:30 open for registration) A FREE event providing social care professionals, managers, owners, nurses etc a forum to gain updates on the latest social care issues and networking opportunities with likeminded peers and service related opportunities. Speakers ... [more]

March 2018

Dementia and Continence Care

08 March 2018

  This 3 hr session is aimed at carers.       The session will include the symptoms of the condition and how this can then impact on bladder and bowel dysfunction.       The session will give you information on a range of ideas about how we can promote continence in individuals with dementia and appropriately manage incontinence in ... [more]

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