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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

April 2018

Dignity Awards 2018

12 April - 25 May 2018

Do you know someone who has dignity at the heart of all they do? Take the time to nominate them for a Dignity Award The National Dignity Council campaign's core values are about having dignity in our hearts, minds and actions. Staffordshire County Council has a vision that Staffordshire will be a place where everyone has the opportunity to prosper, be healthy and happy and to improve quality of ... [more]

Development Programme for Care Workforce cohort two and three

Course will be run at 2 venues between 23 April - 04 May 2018

Development Programme for Care Workforce: Project Target Audience: Domiciliary Care Workers and Home Care Carers. Others with a need will be invited to attend a cohort. Priority will be given to Supervisory / Care Coordinator workers who are supporting their front line colleagues working in home care and in domicillary settings. Residential establishments with a need will be invited ... [more]

May 2018

Dignity Awards 2018

12 April - 25 May 2018

Do you know someone who has dignity at the heart of all they do? Take the time to nominate them for a Dignity Award The National Dignity Council campaign's core values are about having dignity in our hearts, minds and actions. Staffordshire County Council has a vision that Staffordshire will be a place where everyone has the opportunity to prosper, be healthy and happy and to improve quality of ... [more]

Development Programme for Care Workforce cohort two and three

Course will be run at 2 venues between 23 April - 04 May 2018

Development Programme for Care Workforce: Project Target Audience: Domiciliary Care Workers and Home Care Carers. Others with a need will be invited to attend a cohort. Priority will be given to Supervisory / Care Coordinator workers who are supporting their front line colleagues working in home care and in domicillary settings. Residential establishments with a need will be invited ... [more]

Safe Administration of Medicines Training

08 May 2018

  Do you need some of your team to be trained or refreshed in the Safe Administration of Medicines but you don't have enough staff to run a course in house?   Then this course is for you!   Open courses in this topic where you can send as few or as many of your staff as you need are few and far between, especially one run by a pharmacist who is an expert in medicines ... [more]

Certificate in Customer Service for Health and Social Care Settings

09 May 2018

QCF Level 2 15 credits Enrolment and Classroom Dates: Wednesday 25th April and Wednesday 9th May 2018, 9.30am – 4.30pm. Final Date for Workbook Hand In: 13th June 2018 Location: St Giles Hospice, Whittington. Course Overview and Objectives This course is designed to help learners develop positive working relationships with customers in a health and social care setting, using ... [more]

Development Programme for Care Workforce cohort four

14 - 18 May 2018

Development Programme for Care Workforce: Project Target Audience: Domiciliary Care Workers and Home Care Carers. Others with a need will be invited to attend a cohort. Priority will be given to Supervisory / Care Coordinator workers who are supporting their front line colleagues working in home care and in domicillary settings. Residential establishments with a need will be invited ... [more]

Infection Control Update for All Care Home Staff

15 May 2018

  CARE HOME TRAINING - 2018 /2019 Infection Control Update for All Care Home Staff      Come along to one of our informal Infection Control Study sessions. All are welcome.  All sessions are free of charge. ... [more]

Frailty Training " improving the care and management’ of the Frail Older person" Two day course 16th and 17th May 2018

16 - 17 May 2018

Midlands Frailty Academy is holding the following training Two Day Course Date: 16 & 17 May 2018 @ The Academy – FF1/2, University Hospital of North Midlands, Royal Stoke University Hospital, Newcastle Road, Stoke on Trent, ST4 6QG. (Register 8:45am – 16:30pm), (Coffees & Teas provided throughout the day, please bring your own pack lunch or you can use ... [more]

Catheterisation Update for NURSES - FULLY BOOKED

24 May 2018

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 ( ... [more]

Infection Control Update for All Care Home Staff

30 May 2018

CARE HOME TRAINING - 2018 /2019 Infection Control Update for All Care Home Staff      Come along to one of our informal Infection Control Study sessions. All are welcome.  All sessions are free of charge. ... [more]

June 2018

Development Programme for Care Workforce cohort five and six

Course will be run at 2 venues between 04 - 22 June 2018

Development Programme for Care Workforce: Project Target Audience: Domiciliary Care Workers and Home Care Carers. Others with a need will be invited to attend a cohort. Priority will be given to Supervisory / Care Coordinator workers who are supporting their front line colleagues working in home care and in domicillary settings. Residential establishments with a need will be invited Development ... [more]

Fire Marshall Training (June date fully booked).

Course will be run at 3 venues between 05 June - 27 November 2018

Tuesday 5/6/18        9.30-12.30 - FULLY BOOKED Tuesday 13/11/18    9.30-12.30 Tuesday 27/11/18     9.30-12.30     Fire safety in care establishments is critically important; it can be matter of life and death where there are vulnerable occupants concerned. In the event of fire, it is far more difficult to ... [more]

Registered Managers Network Meeting

05 June 2018

  “Being a Care Manager is a really challenging, yet highly rewarding role. Having supportive and collaborative relationships with other managers in the local area will only help in our roles and better serve our staff teams and people we support. I am really excited at the prospect of forming such relationships as part of a mutually supporting network.”       ... [more]

Infection Control Update for All Care Home Staff

13 June 2018

CARE HOME TRAINING - 2018 /2019 Infection Control Update for All Care Home Staff      Come along to one of our informal Infection Control Study sessions. All are welcome.  All sessions are free of charge. ... [more]

Adult Safeguarding Awareness

13 June 2018

This is intended for all staff who have direct or indirect contact with an adult who has care and support needs. These half day briefings will equip operational staff with a basic understanding of: • Current guidance on Safeguarding (issued under the Care Act 2014) that replaces No Secrets 2000 • The categories of abuse and how to recognise signs and indicators of that abuse • ... [more]

Infection Control Update for All Care Home Staff

19 June 2018

CARE HOME TRAINING - 2018 /2019 Infection Control Update for All Care Home Staff      Come along to one of our informal Infection Control Study sessions. All are welcome.  All sessions are free of charge. ... [more]

Continence and Catheter Care Support - FULLY BOOKED

21 June 2018

 This is an essential course for all health & care professionals, nurses, team leads, senior carers and carer workers.    This FREE programme discusses local and national guidelines relating to good continence care. The course is based on the Good Continence Care DOH (2000), National Audit of Continence Care Royal College of Physicians (2010), NSF Older People (2001), Essence ... [more]

July 2018

Fire Marshall Training (June date fully booked).

Course will be run at 3 venues between 05 June - 27 November 2018

Tuesday 5/6/18        9.30-12.30 - FULLY BOOKED Tuesday 13/11/18    9.30-12.30 Tuesday 27/11/18     9.30-12.30     Fire safety in care establishments is critically important; it can be matter of life and death where there are vulnerable occupants concerned. In the event of fire, it is far more difficult to ... [more]

Dignity Awards

18 July 2018

Venue: Newcastle College Further details to follow. ... [more]

August 2018

Fire Marshall Training (June date fully booked).

Course will be run at 3 venues between 05 June - 27 November 2018

Tuesday 5/6/18        9.30-12.30 - FULLY BOOKED Tuesday 13/11/18    9.30-12.30 Tuesday 27/11/18     9.30-12.30     Fire safety in care establishments is critically important; it can be matter of life and death where there are vulnerable occupants concerned. In the event of fire, it is far more difficult to ... [more]

September 2018

Fire Marshall Training (June date fully booked).

Course will be run at 3 venues between 05 June - 27 November 2018

Tuesday 5/6/18        9.30-12.30 - FULLY BOOKED Tuesday 13/11/18    9.30-12.30 Tuesday 27/11/18     9.30-12.30     Fire safety in care establishments is critically important; it can be matter of life and death where there are vulnerable occupants concerned. In the event of fire, it is far more difficult to ... [more]

Registered Managers Network Meeting

04 September 2018

“Being a Care Manager is a really challenging, yet highly rewarding role. Having supportive and collaborative relationships with other managers in the local area will only help in our roles and better serve our staff teams and people we support. I am really excited at the prospect of forming such relationships as part of a mutually supporting network.”   Run by registered ... [more]

MQNF

19 September 2018

Details to follow ... [more]

October 2018

Fire Marshall Training (June date fully booked).

Course will be run at 3 venues between 05 June - 27 November 2018

Tuesday 5/6/18        9.30-12.30 - FULLY BOOKED Tuesday 13/11/18    9.30-12.30 Tuesday 27/11/18     9.30-12.30     Fire safety in care establishments is critically important; it can be matter of life and death where there are vulnerable occupants concerned. In the event of fire, it is far more difficult to ... [more]

November 2018

Fire Marshall Training (June date fully booked).

Course will be run at 3 venues between 05 June - 27 November 2018

Tuesday 5/6/18        9.30-12.30 - FULLY BOOKED Tuesday 13/11/18    9.30-12.30 Tuesday 27/11/18     9.30-12.30     Fire safety in care establishments is critically important; it can be matter of life and death where there are vulnerable occupants concerned. In the event of fire, it is far more difficult to ... [more]

December 2019

Registered Managers Network Meeting

04 December 2018

“Being a Care Manager is a really challenging, yet highly rewarding role. Having supportive and collaborative relationships with other managers in the local area will only help in our roles and better serve our staff teams and people we support. I am really excited at the prospect of forming such relationships as part of a mutually supporting network.”   Run by registered ... [more]

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