Storing, Handling, and Disposing of Medications

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Medications training is required in many sectors including the care industry to ensure that all staff have a basic understanding of the important rules when handing medications.  This course gives you the knowledge to understand the legal framework and how the organisation’s policies and procedures reflect the legal framework, for safe handling of medicines, to understand the importance of noting and reporting any changes to individuals following administration of medicines; and managers’ responsibilities and the implementation of ongoing monitoring of the care worker.

The information on this course has to be used alongside the policies and procedures of your workplace to ensure that correct action is taken at all times. This is also ideal for anyone who looks after a family member and is responsible for ensuring they are given the correct dose as well as understanding contra-indications of a medication.

The content of this and all our courses has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines and come with a Certified CPD Statement as well as a ProTrainings Certificate and for online courses an Evidence Based Learning statement.

This course comes with 3.0 hrs (4.0 class) of CPD, although the time to complete the course online may be less than this. Total course time includes 51 minutes of video training as well as knowledge reviews, final test, remedial help and reviewing downloaded material.

Occupations that can use this course:

  • Care workers
  • At home carers
  • Nurses
  • Special needs schools

Curriculum:

  • Introduction, Aims & Objectives
  • Legislation
  • Classification of Medication
  • Types of Medication
  • Prescribing
  • Storing Medication Safely
  • Safe Disposal of Medication
  • Supporting Service Administration
  • Supporting Self Administration
  • Contra-Indications, Allergies, Overdoses
  • The Monitored Dosage System
  • Reporting Mistakes
  • Maintaining Medication Records
  • Recognising & Reporting Changes to the Individual
  • Further Learning & Summary

Security Dog First Aid

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This course is approved by NASDU for the requirement of pet first aid in their standards.  First aid is important to know for your security dog not only to comply with associations and local authorities but also for animal welfare and to help a dog in need.  The nature of working with dogs will pose a risk that they may be harmed in the course of their work or transport.

We have designed this course to meet the NASDU learning outcomes and added a few extra modules to ensure full understanding.

The content of this and all our courses has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines and come with a Certified CPD Statement as well as a ProTrainings Certificate and for online courses an Evidence Based Learning statement.

This course comes with 4.0 hrs (6.0 class) of CPD, although the time to complete the course online may be less than this. Total course time includes 2 hours and 3 minutes of video training as well as knowledge reviews, final test, remedial help and reviewing downloaded material.

Occupations that can use this course:

  • Dog handlers
  • Police
  • Security guards
  • Customs

Curriculum:

  • Introduction
    • The vet and your role in first aid
    • Keeping your pet safe in an emergency
    • Car Accidents
    • Pet proofing your home
    • How pets show pain
    • Checking your pet’s health
  • Pet Accidents and First Aid
    • Breathing and respiratory problems including choking
    • Dog CPR
    • Drowning
    • Shock
    • Broken Bones
    • Spinal injury and moving an injured pet
  • Tending to your pet
    • Controlling Bleeding
    • Dressings and Bandages
    • Paw Problems
    • Ears, Eyes, and Mouth
    • Bandaging the Ear
    • Bandaging the Tail
    • Illnesses
    • Poisoning, Bites, and Stings
    • Burns and temperature related problems
    • Seizures and Epilepsy
  • Different types and sizes of animals
    • The older dog
    • Small dog care
    • Puppies and young animals
  • Summary of Pet First Aid
    • Pet First Aid Kits
    • Summary

Safe Moving and Handling Level 2

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Moving / lifting objects alone, with a partner, or with lifting aids

This course is aimed at anyone who requires a course in manual handling and is ideal for all workplace requirements. The course is designed to meet the requirements and recommendations of the HSE Manual Handling Regulations 1992.

Correct manual handling training will reduce the risk of accidents occurring by identifying and preventing them. Manual handling is not difficult to learn but can save a lot of problems for employers and employees. This course covers the moving of objects, but we also have online and classroom courses for the Moving and Positioning of People.

Please note that learners undertaking a ProTrainings Trainings Course have the option to chose to take a regulated qualification.

ProTrainings Europe are proud sponsors of Backcare who aim to significantly reduce the burden of back pain by providing information and advice to all people and organisations affected by back pain.

The content of this and all our courses has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines and come with a Certified CPD Statement as well as a ProTrainings Certificate and for online courses an Evidence Based Learning statement.

This course comes with 4.0 hours of CPD, although the time to complete the course online may be less than this. Total course time includes 1 hours and 20 minutes of video training as well as knowledge reviews, final test, remedial help and reviewing downloaded material.

Occupations that can use this course:

  • Factory workers
  • Office workers
  • Care workers
  • Shop staff
  • Anyone who’s job involves any type of lifting

Curriculum:

  • Introductory Manual Handling Training
    • Manual Handling Regulations
    • LOLER Regulations
    • PUWER Regulations
    • Guidelines in Manual Handling
    • How and Why we Lift Correctly
    • Manager’s Duties
  • Lifting Safety
    • Assessing Risks
    • Assessing the Individual Move
    • Your Spine
    • Anatomy of an Injury
    • When an Accident Occurs
    • Slips, Trips, and Falls
    • Workstation and VDU safety
  • Moving and Lifting Objects
    • Intro to Box Lifting
    • Single Person Lift
    • Two Person Lifting
    • Working Together
    • Moving Unusual Objects
    • Odd-Shaped Objects
    • Pushing and Pulling
  • Lifting Aids
    • Using Lifting Aids
    • Motorised Lifting Aids
    • Conveyor Belts
    • Pallet Truck
    • Sack Truck
    • Trolley

Learning Outcomes
1      Understand the reasons for safe manual handling
1.1   Outline the potential injuries and ill health associated with incorrect manual handing
1.2   Outline employers and employees duties relating to manual handling at work
1.3   Outline the consequences for non-compliance with health and safety requirements at work
2     Understand how manual handling risk assessments contribute to improving health and safety
2.1  Explain the terms ‘hazard’ and ‘risk’ in the context of manual handling work
2.2  Outline the process for carrying out a manual handling risk assessment
2.3  Describe the principle of the risk control hierarchy when applied to manual handling
3     Understand the principles, types of equipment and testing requirements associated with manual handling safety
3.1  Describe safe movement principles associated with manual handling
2.2  Outline the types of equipment designed to be used for manual handling tasks
2.3 Outline the requirements for the testing, servicing and examination of manual handling and lifting equipment
4    Be able to apply safe manual handling principles
4.1 Demonstrate efficient and safe manual handling principles when;
a. applying effort to, or moving a load or object manually on their own
b. when using manual handling aids and equipment
c. when undertaking a manual handling task as part of a team

Risk Assessment Level 2

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Training for Performing Risk Assessment in the Workplace

Risk Assessment is a trainer led course that is delivered over a full day or as a video online course on our risk assessment site.. The course aims are to give an understanding of the importance of risk assessment and current applicable legislation, to promote awareness and understanding of what constitutes a hazard, to promote understanding of the 5 steps of carrying out a risk assessment, and to give an understanding of different control measures and how these might be implemented. By the end of this session, candidates will understand the importance of risk assessment and current applicable legislation, understand what constitutes a hazard, understand the hierarchy of controls, and be able to carry out a risk assessment.

This qualification is designed to be an introduction to the principles of Risk Assessment. It covers why risk assessments are necessary, the legal requirements relating to risk assessments and simple processes for carrying out a risk assessment.  It is suitable for learners working in any environment who need to be more risk aware by raising their knowledge of risk in the workplace and basic things they can do to control it.

Please note that learners undertaking a ProTrainings Trainings Course have the option to chose to take a regulated qualification.

The content of this and all our courses has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines and come with a Certified CPD Statement as well as a ProTrainings Certificate and for online courses an Evidence Based Learning statement.

This course comes with 4.0 hours of CPD, although the time to complete the course online may be less than this. Total course time includes 1 hours and 0 minutes of video training as well as knowledge reviews, final test, remedial help and reviewing downloaded material.

Occupations that can use this course:

  • Health and Safety representatives
  • Employers
  • Managers
  • Employees to gain knowledge of the importance of risk assessing

Curriculum:

  • Introduction
    • What is a risk assessment
    • Why do we need them
    • Accident reduction
    • Reasonably Practical
  • Risk Assessment
    • What is a hazard
    • What causes Accidents
    • Lone Worker emergency plan and risk assessment
  • How to risk assess
    • 5 stages of risk assessing
    • Identify the Hazard
    • Identify those who may be harmed
    • Evaluate the risks and decide on precaution
    • Record your findings and implement them
    • review you assessment and update if necessary
  • Manual Handling risk assessing
    • Assessing Risks
    • Assessing the individual move
    • Assessing and controlling Risks using TILE
    • T in TILE
    • I in TILE
    • L in TILE
    • E in TILE
    • Manual handling risk assessing exercise
  • Ways to reduce Risk
    • Personal Protective Equipment
    • COSHH Control Measures
    • Ensuring Risks Stay Controlled
    • Emergency Procedures
  • Summary

Presentation Skills

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Presentation skills are important in most business sectors and in all forms of training.  Whether you are presenting a business case, sales, presenting to other colleagues or delivering a training course if you have the key skills and plan your presentation you will get results.  This presentation skills course covers the key aspects of giving an effective and memorable presentations giving you confidence skills.

If you do not plan a presentation correctly, you will not give an effective presentation. However, if you plan ahead, you will increase the impact and get better feedback.

This course comes with 2.0 hrs (5.0 class) of CPD, although the time to complete the course online may be less than this. Total course time includes 40 minutes of video training as well as knowledge reviews, final test, remedial help and reviewing downloaded material.

Occupations that can use this course:

  • Sales
  • Instructors
  • Teachers
  • Business owners
  • Marketting
  • Healthcare sectors
  • Education

Curriculum:

  • Introduction
    • Introduction to Presentation Skills
    • Creating a first impression
  • Presentation Skills
    •   Overcoming Nerves
    •   Dealing with your class
  •   Presentation Skills Principles
    •   Principle 1 considered Content
    •   Principle 2 Resources
    •   Principle 3 Preparation
    •   Principle 4 Participation
    •   Principle 5 Assessments
    •   Principle 6 Delivery
    • Principle 7 Feedback and CPD

Instructor Preparation

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Prepare for your instructor training and refresh your skills

This course will not on its own allow you to become an instructor but it is used as a preparation course before attending a first aid instructor course to give background information on adult, child and infant first aid.  The course also includes modules to prepare you for the AED instructor course. To complete your instructor training you will need to also attend our first aid instructor courses with our sister company, ITG Instructor Training Ltd. The instructor rating is subject to completing the full course and completing the First Aid at Work course unless you are exempt.  To fully set up with ProTrainings, you will need to complete centre application and pay the fee.

This online course is free to instructors attending a ProTrainings or ITG instructor course to prepare you for your training.  To set up a ProTrainings centre, the cost is £250 plus VAT, which will then credit your account with £175 plus VAT in certificate credit.  Therefore, you do not pay for the first £175 plus VAT of certificates.

The content of this and all our courses has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines and come with a Certified CPD Statement as well as a ProTrainings Certificate and for online courses an Evidence Based Learning statement.

This course comes with 7.0 hours of CPD, although the time to complete the course online may be less than this. Total course time includes 6 hours and 42 minutes of video training as well as knowledge reviews, final test, remedial help and reviewing downloaded material.

Occupations that can use this course:

  • First aid instructor candidates
  • AED instructor candidates
  • Refresher for existing instructors

Curriculum:

  • Introduction to your course
  • Adult First Aid
  • Child First Aid
  • Infant First Aid
  • AED

Oxygen Provider

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Oxygen Provider Course

This course is aimed at anyone who requires a course in oxygen for first aid. The certificate is valid for 3 years and a recommended annual refresher. This course covers the basics of how to deliver oxygen in a first aid emergencies. Oxygen within first aid by trained rescuers can provide an effective way of saving a life or just promoting recovery. On this course you will learn the basics of how to assemble, use and disassemble an oxygen kit. Oxygen is simple skill but there are safety concerns, and these are also covered in full on the course.

Added to the course also is the use of bag valve masks (BVM) to deliver breaths without direct mouth contact as well as being able to deliver the breaths using 100% oxygen. This online course also covers the use of automatic or demand systems but neither versions cover medical gasses training like Entonox.

All our first aid courses fully meet the UK and European Resuscitation Council Guidelines 2015 as per the HSE requirements.

The content of this and all our courses has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines and come with a Certified CPD Statement as well as a ProTrainings Certificate and for online courses an Evidence Based Learning statement.

This course comes with 3.0 hrs (5.0 class) of CPD, although the time to complete the course online may be less than this. Total course time includes 2 hours and 3 minutes of video training as well as knowledge reviews, final test, remedial help and reviewing downloaded material.

Occupations that can use this course:

  • First Aiders
  • Hospital workers
  • Aviation
  • SCUBA diving
  • Confined spaces
  • Military
  • Outdoor pursuits
  • Water sports
  • FPOS students
  • Workplaces needing Oxygen training
  • Care workers
  • Councils
  • Fire service

Curriculum:

  • Basic Life Support
    • Barriers and gloves
    • How to use face shields
    • Initial assessment
    • Adult CPR Introduction
    • Adult CPR
    • CPR hand over
    • Compression only CPR
    • Child CPR
    • Infant CPR
  • Oxygen and Why we Need it
    • Contra Indication of Oxygen
    • Hazards of using oxygen
    • When oxygen is used
    • Hypoxia
  • Oxygen Equipment
    • Storage of oxygen
    • transport of cylinders
    • Standard Oxygen cylinder
    • PIN INDEX cylinder
    • Oxygen regulators
    • BOC Oxygen Kit
    • Portable Suction Units
  • Providing Oxygen
    • Pock Mask
    • Non rebreather Mask
    • Demand Valves and MTV’s
    • Nasal Cannula
    • Adult Bag Valve Mask
    • Oxygen and Anaphylaxis

Moving and Assisting of People Level 2

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Procedures for Moving Objects and Positioning People

This course is ideal for all workplace requirements, as it includes safer moving and positioning of people as well as manual handling of objects. The course is designed to meet the requirements and recommendations of the HSE Manual Handling Regulations 1992 as well as other relevant regulations and guidelines. It also includes a module on slips, trips and falls.

It can be taken as a online, blended or classroom course by one of our approved instructors. The online course also acts as a good refresher course for those who just need their skills to be refreshed.

This qualification is intended as a further development qualification for those working in areas where the assistance and movement of people is an essential part of their role.Individuals gaining this qualification will learn that any moving and handling must be carried out correctly and recognise the importance of this in ensuring a safer working environment for all. Learners will develop their knowledge and skill in relation to moving and handling, including:

  • The reasons for safe moving and handling
  • The importance of risk assessment
  • The principles of safe manual handling
  • The safe application of manual handling skills

Learners will also develop the specialist knowledge and skills related to moving people safely, including:

  • The personal safety, health and dignity issues relating to the movement of people
  • The importance of risk assessment and handling plans to reduce the risk of injury
  • The principles of use of different types of equipment
  • The safe application of moving people skills

ProTrainings Europe are proud sponsors of Backcare who aim to significantly reduce the burden of back pain by providing information and advice to all people and organisations affected by back pain.

The content of this and all our courses has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines and come with a Certified CPD Statement as well as a ProTrainings Certificate and for online courses an Evidence Based Learning statement.

This course comes with 4.0 hrs (6.0 class) of CPD, although the time to complete the course online may be less than this. Total course time includes 2 hours and 23 minutes of video training as well as knowledge reviews, final test, remedial help and reviewing downloaded material.

Occupations that can use this course:

  • Care workers
  • Nurses
  • Doctors
  • Child care workers
  • Families
  • Dental workers
  • First aiders

Curriculum:

  • Introductory Manual Handling Training
    • Manual Handling Regulations
    • Guidelines in Manual Handling
    • How and Why we Lift Correctly
    • Manager’s Duties
  • Lifting Safety
    • Assessing Risks
    • Assessing the Individual Move
    • Your Spine
    • Anatomy of an Injury
    • When an Accident Occurs
    • Slips, Trips, and Falls
    • Workstation and VDU safety
  • Moving and Lifting Objects
    • Intro to Box Lifting
    • Single Person Lift
    • Two Person Lifting
    • Working Together
    • Moving Unusual Objects
    • Odd-Shaped Objects
    • Pushing and Pulling
  • Moving and Positioning People
    • Moving and Positioning People
    • Childcare Lifting Technique
    • One Person Moving People Manually
    • Non-Urgent Person Moving
    • Urgent Person Moving
  • Moving People with a Mechanical Device
    • Moving People with a Mechanical Device
    • Walking Frames
    • Wheelchairs
    • Moving Belts
    • Hoist
    • Sling
    • Rotunda
  • Lifting Aids (optional)
    • Using Lifting Aids
    • Motorised Lifting Aids
    • Conveyor Belts
    • Pallet Truck
    • Sack Truck
    • Trolley

Lone Workers

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Lone worker safety in the workplace

Working alone is not in itself against the law, and it will often be safe to do so, however the law requires employers and others to think about and deal with any health and safety risks and or hazards of the work before people should be allowed to work alone.  Employers have responsibility for the health, safety and welfare at work of all of their employees. They are also responsible for the health and safety of those affected by work activities, for example any self-employed people they engage and visitors such as contractors.

Lone worker training ensures that lone workers have knowledge to keep safe at work and employers understand their responsibilities.

The content of this and all our courses has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines and come with a Certified CPD Statement as well as a ProTrainings Certificate and for online courses an Evidence Based Learning statement.

This course comes with 3.0 hours of CPD, although the time to complete the course online may be less than this. Total course time includes 1 hours and 6 minutes of video training as well as knowledge reviews, final test, remedial help and reviewing downloaded material.

Occupations that can use this course:

  • Construction
  • Plant installation
  • Maintenance and cleaning work
  • Electrical repairs
  • Lift repairs
  • Painting and decorating
  • Vehicle recovery
  • Agricultural and forestry workers
  • Service workers for such as rent collectors
  • Postal staff
  • Social workers
  • Home helps
  • Doctors
  • District nurses
  • Pest control workers
  • Drivers
  • Engineers, architects, estate agents and or sales representatives
  • Professionals visiting domestic and commercial premises

Curriculum:

  • The lone worker
    • Is it legal to work alone and is it safe?
    • What is a risk assessment
    • Lone worker risk assessment
    • High risk environments for lone workers
    • What problems affect lone workers
    • Learn your workplace policies
    • Training and Supervision for Lone Workers
    • Personal safety tips for lone workers
    • home visit safety
    • Driving and travelling alone
    • Working Alone
    • Defusing potentially dangerous situations
    • Dealing with Aggression
    • Recognising Danger Signs
    • Verbal and Non Verbal Communication Skills
    • Employers’ liability insurance

Information Governance

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Information governance, or IG, is an emerging term used to encompass the set of multi-disciplinary structures, policies, procedures, processes and controls implemented to manage information at an enterprise level, supporting an organisation’s immediate and future regulatory, legal, risk, environmental and operational requirements.

This course covers the basics to enable learners to understand the policies required to implement or understand Information Governance.

The content of this and all our courses has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines and come with a Certified CPD Statement as well as a ProTrainings Certificate and for online courses an Evidence Based Learning statement.

This course comes with 3.0 hours of CPD, although the time to complete the course online may be less than this. Total course time includes 34 minutes of video training as well as knowledge reviews, final test, remedial help and reviewing downloaded material.

Occupations that can use this course:

  • Hospital workers
  • Doctors
  • Nurses
  • Care workers

Curriculum:

  • Introduction
    • Introduction to information governance
    • Caldicott Protocols
  • Acts and regulations
    • Data protections
  • Information Governance
    • Information Governance
    • Guidance and writing records
    • Information Security
    • Information sharing and consent
    • Principles, Law and confidentiality
    • record Keeping, Management and an individuals rights
    • Why we keep records and what responsibilities are there
  • Summary