Care Courses

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Care Courses

We offer a variety of short and mandatory care courses covering all aspects of offering best practice in all health and social care. Whether you are thinking of care change or you already working in the care sector and would like to improve your existing skills.

Flexlearn provides relevant Health and Social Care courses, ranging from Dementia Awareness to Mental Health Care to help you in your care roles. Our Care Courses are designed to equip Carers with all the skills needed for them to work within the health and social sector. 

If you are looking to work in the health care or social care, Flexlearn courses are great for you. Many of our students progress to university to study Nursing, Environmental Health, Social Policy, Criminology, Welfare Studies and Nutrition at the degree level

Health Care
Assistant Course

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This is a one/two day intensive course designed for people looking to work in the care setting

  1. Understand your role
  2. Your personal development
  3. Duty of care
  4. Equality and diversity
  5. Work in a person centred way
  6. Communication
  7. Privacy and dignity
  8. Fluids and nutrition
  9. Awareness of mental health, dementia and learning disabilities
  10. Safeguarding adults
  11. Safeguarding children
  12. Basic life support
  13. Health and safety
  14. Handling information
  15. Infection prevention and control
  16. Manual Handling (Bonus Unit)

2 Days. However, it can be completed in 1 day if you are able to complete your assignment online.

Classroom, however some of the ‘lighter’ units may be covered online prior to the Course dates

NVQ 2 Diploma in Health and Social Care – most of the elements on the course can count towards core underpinning knowledge further NVQ studies.

The total fee for this training is £250.00. This price includes DBS, you will need to do a new one except you have registered it online, and professional references for up to two years.

For further information please call 020 8555 6207 or click make a payment and complete the booking form below:

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Mental Health
Care Course

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This qualification is designed for people to work as a Mental Health Care Assistant

  1. Role of Mental Health Care Assistant:
  2. Communication Skills
  3. Equality and Inclusion
  4. Health & Safety
  5. Infection Control
  6. Mental Health Care Act 1983 & 2005
  7. Mental Illnesses:
  8. Anxiety Disorder
  9. Clinical Depression
  10. Bipolar Disorder
  11. Schizophrenia
  12. Dementia and Alzheimer
  13. Stroke and Mental Illness
  14. Epilepsy
  15. Basic First Aid Awareness in Mental Health Care

1 Day – you have the option to take voluntary work for 70 hours as a mental health care assistant in a Care/ Nursing Home which can be arranged after you have received your DBS Disclosure.

Workshops, Online and Tutor Support

NVQ 2 Diploma in Health and Social Care – most of the elements on the course can count towards core underpinning knowledge further NVQ studies.

The total fee for this training is £250.00. This price includes DBS, you will need to do a new one except you have registered it online, and professional references for up to two years.

For further information please call 020 8555 6207 or click make a payment and complete the booking form below:

Click here to register an interest

Moving & Handling
Course

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This course is for any person who is involved in manual handling in the workplace.

  1. Anatomy of the spine
  2. Causes of back pain
  3. Returning back to work
  4. Moving & Handling Assessments
  5. Manual Handling Legislation
  6. Principles of safer Moving & Handling
  7. Unsafe systems of work
  8. Equipment demonstrations & practice
  9. Manual Handling Risk Assessment
  10. Evaluation

3-4 hours (short day)

NVQ 2 Diploma in Health and Social Care – most of the elements on the course can count towards core underpinning knowledge further NVQ studies.

The total fee for this training is £100.00. This is an accredited qualification

For further information please call 020 8555 6207 or click make a payment and complete the booking form below:

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Level 2 Course
in Infection Control

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This course is aimed at individuals working/volunteering in, or seeking to work in the care sector

  1. Ensures compliance with responsibilities under the Reporting of Injuries, Diseases and Dangerous Occurrences Regulations 2013, the Public Health Act 1984 and the Public Health Regulations 1998
  2. Accredited by CPD and RoSPA
  3. Fully online course and assessment with no time limits
  4. Full audio voiceover
  5. Approximate duration: 1 hour
  6. On completion, certificate is posted the next working day

3 – 4 hours

NVQ 2 Diploma in Health and Social Care

The total fee for this training is £20.00

For further information please call 020 8555 6207 or click make a payment and complete the booking form below:

Click here to register an interest