Mandatory Training

OneWorkforce offer a range of mandatory training sessions which can be booked individually, or by combining a number of categories. Sessions can be facilitated at your workplace or off site at a location of your choice.

We have supported practices, walk in centres and health care service providers nationwide to comply with NHS mandatory training standards. Our trainers are Level 3 accredited in all of the modules listed below. These sessions assist with compliance of the Care Certificate theory training requirements developed jointly by Skills for Care, Health Education England and Skills for Health and in meeting with regulating / inspecting body training requirements.

For more details, or to discuss availability, please contact enquiries@oneworkforce.co.uk or complete the form on our contact page.


Mental Capacity Act & DOLS Trainer Course (Level 1)

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Assists with meeting Care Certificate theory requirements

Course Summary: 

  • Current legislation
  • Policy and procedures
  • The assessment procedure
  • What is meant by ‘Best Interests’
  • What protection is available for decision makers
  • Understand the limits of restraint issues
  • Understand the roles of various people involved

Course Outcomes:

Upon successful completion of this course you will be able to;

  • List the functions of the Mental Capacity Act
  • Describe the groups that will be affected by the legislation
  • Explain what is meant by the functional test
  • Explain the role of Lasting Power of Attorneys
  • Describe the function of the Court of Protection
  • Explain the Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards
  • Train others in Mental Capacity Act and DOLS requirements within their healthcare working environment

Equality & Diversity (Level 1)

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Assists with meeting Care Certificate theory requirements

Course Summary:

  • Equality and diversity at work
  • Key anti-discrimination legislation
  • The impact of discrimination on individuals and the community
  • Legal rights and responsibilities and the benefits a diverse workforce can bring to healthcare organisations

Course Outcomes:

Upon successful completion of this course you will be able to:

  • Understand what is meant by equality and diversity at work
  • List key anti-discrimination legislation
  • Understand the impact of discrimination on individuals and the community
  • Understand legal rights and responsibilities
  • Describe the benefits a diverse workforce can bring to healthcare settings
  • Train others in equality and diversity measures within their healthcare working environment

Infection Prevention and Control (Level 1)

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Assists with meeting Care Certificate theory requirements

Course Summary:

  • Legal aspects
  • Disease transmission
  • Hand washing & glove use
  • Housekeeping
  • Needles & sharps
  • Waste disposal, etc.

Course Outcomes:

Upon successful completion of this course you will be able to:

  • Understand legal obligations with regard to infection control
  • Describe the consequences of poor infection control practice
  • Explain the infection control requirements put in place at their workplace
  • Identify a range of different infection control situations
  • Explain the importance of using universal precautions
  • Train others in infection control requirements within their healthcare working environment

Safeguarding Adults (Level 1)

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Assists with meeting Care Certificate theory requirements

Course Summary:

  • Understanding what is meant by the term ‘vulnerable adult’
  • Knowing the forms abuse may take
  • Recognising signs and symptoms
  • Knowing what to do and what not to do

 

Course Outcomes:

Upon successful completion of this course you will be able to:

  • Explain what is meant by the term ‘vulnerable adult‘
  • List forms abuse may take
  • Recognise signs and symptoms of abuse
  • Understand how to respond appropriately to disclosures of abuse
  • Understand roles & responsibilities towards vulnerable adults
  • Understand the legislation and guidance concerning safeguarding adults at risk
  • Train others in safeguarding adults at risk controls within their healthcare working environment

Safeguarding Children (Level 1)

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Assists with meeting Care Certificate theory requirements

Course Summary:

This course was developed for delivery at Level 1 in line with the competency requirements as set out in “Safeguarding Children and Young people: roles and competencies of health care staff.” (Intercollegiate Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health 2014) and therefore is fully compliant with Care Certificate Standard 11 for Health Care Workers.

  • Child maltreatment in its different forms (physical including Fabricated and induced illness, emotional and sexual abuse, and neglect) including  child trafficking, FGM and radicalisation including prevalence and impact
  • The relevance of parental, family and carer factors such as domestic abuse, mental and physical ill-health, substance and alcohol misuse
  • What to do if there are concerns about child maltreatment, including local policies and procedures around who to contact, where to obtain further advice and support, and have awareness of the referral process
  • The importance of sharing information (including the consequences of failing to do so)
  • What to do if concerns are not being taken seriously or any other barriers to referring a child/family
  • Risks associated with the internet and online social networking
  • What the term ‘Looked after child’ means
  • Ability to recognise possible signs of child maltreatment relating to the healthcare workers role
  • Ability to seek appropriate advice and report concerns, and feel confident that concerns have been listened to

Course Outcomes:

Upon successful completion of this course you will be able to:

  • Explain how to identify child maltreatment in its different forms and possible signs
  • Explain what to do if there are concerns about child maltreatment and the importance of sharing information
  • Describe where to seek appropriate advice and report concerns
  • Train others in safeguarding children requirements within their working environment

Fire Safety & Fire Marshal (Level 1)

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Assists with meeting Care Certificate theory requirements

Course Summary:

  • Principles of fire safety
  • Fire safety in the workplace
  • Domestic fire safety
  • Fire prevention
  • Fire risk assessment process
  • Duties and responsibilities of the fire marshal

 

Course Outcomes;

Upon successful completion of this course you will be able to:

  • List their obligations and that of their employer with regard to fire safety
  • Describe actions to be taken in the event of a fire occurring at work
  • Identify the correct fire extinguisher for use on a range of different fires
  • Describe how fires occur and spread
  • Describe how they can reduce the risk of fire occurring
  • Understand how they may reduce the threat of fire in their home
  • Understand the duties that are undertaken by the fire marshal
  • Train others in fire safety and fire marshal duties within their healthcare working environment

Dementia Awareness (Level 1)

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Assists with meeting Care Certificate theory requirements

Course Summary:

  • Knowledge on how to improve care delivered to people with dementia
  • Knowledge on how to support relationships of people with dementia
  • Understanding of the reasons for behaviour we may find difficult
  • Knowledge of the different types of dementia
  • Understanding of what it may be like to have dementia, etc.

Course Outcomes:

Upon successful completion of this course you will be able to:

  • Understand how to improve care delivered to people with dementia
  • Understand how to support relationships of people with dementia
  • List the reasons for behaviour we may find difficult
  • List the different types of dementia
  • Understand what it may be like to have dementia
  • Train others in dementia care measures within their healthcare working environment

Control of Substances Hazardous to Heath (COSHH) (Level 1)

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Assists with meeting Care Certificate theory requirements

Course Summary:

  • Delegate’s obligations and that of their employers with regard to chemicals and substances
  • The consequences of poor practice when working with chemicals and substances
  • The actions to be taken in the event of work with chemicals and substances being required within the working environment
  • Some of the problems associated with the use of chemicals and substances in the home environment, etc.

Course Outcomes:

Upon successful completion of this course you will be able to:

  • Understand legal obligations with regard to chemicals and substances
  • State consequences of poor chemicals and substances controls
  • Work safely with chemicals and substances within their working environment
  • Identify problems associated chemicals use in their home environment
  • Train others in COSHH measures required within their healthcare working environment

Health and Safety (Level 1)

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Assists with meeting Care Certificate theory requirements

Course Summary:

  • Health & Safety Law
  • Fire Safety
  • Electricity
  • Manual Handling Awareness
  • Falls from Height
  • Chemical Safety
  • Display Screen Equipment
  • Accidents & First Aid
  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Alcohol
  • Drugs
  • Lone Work & Violence, etc.

Course Outcomes:

Upon successful completion of this course you will be able to:

  • List relevant Health and Safety legislation
  • Explain the stages of risk assessment and hazard identification
  • Describe importance of safe manual handling techniques
  • Describe good practice associated with Fire Safety
  • Recognise a range of hazards in the workplace and their controls
  • Train others in health and safety requirements within their healthcare working environment

Risk Assessment (Level 1)

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Assists with meeting Care Certificate theory requirements

Course Summary:

  • Health & safety law
  • Identification of hazards
  • Risk assessment rating
  • Evaluation of risk
  • Hierarchy of remedial action, etc.

Course Outcomes:

Upon successful completion of this course you will be able to:

  • Understand the importance of businesses managing safely
  • Describe legal requirements associated with health & safety
  • Recognise common hazards in the workplace
  • Understand how the risk assessment process is undertaken
  • Describe measures to ensure risks can be controlled
  • Train others in risk assessment requirements within their healthcare working environment

 


Effective Communication (Level 1)

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Assists with meeting Care Certificate theory requirements

Course Summary:

  • The importance of effective communication at work
  • How to meet communication and language needs, wishes and preferences of individuals
  • How to promote effective communication
  • The principles and practices relating to confidentiality
  • The importance of handling information correctly

Course Outcomes:

Upon successful completion of this course you will be able to:

  • Describe the importance of effective communication at work
  • Explain how to meet the communication and language needs, wishes and preferences of individuals
  • Explain how to promote effective communication
  • Describe the principles and practices relating to confidentiality
  • Explain the importance of handling information correctly
  • Train others in effective communication requirements within their healthcare working environment

 


 

For more details, or to discuss availability, please contact enquiries@oneworkforce.co.uk or complete the form on our contact page.