Mandatory Training (Independent Focused)

This is a two-day training course suitable nurses, carers and support workers.


The NHS ‘Skills for Health’ UK Core Skills Training Framework aligned version covers all topics to the depth required for agency nurses and carers working under the current NHS Frameworks (HTE, CSS and CPP) while our Independent version is geared specifically towards independent care settings, giving experienced nurses and carers the vital refreshers, updates and further tools to work effectively within a care environment. This course is not suitable to those brand new to care.

Course Contents

  • Mental Health Awareness
  • Data Protection and Confidentiality (including GDPR and the Data Protection Act)
  • Equality, Diversity, Inclusion and Anti-Discrimination
  • Mental Capacity Act and Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (MCA and DoLS)
  • Whistleblowing Procedures
  • Complaints Handling
  • Safeguarding Adults, including Recognising and Reporting Suspected Abuse
  • Health and Safety, including Risk Assessments, CoSHH and RIDDOR 
  • Fire Safety and the Regulatory Reform Act (Fire Safety) 2005
  • Food Safety and Hygiene Principles
  • Infection Prevention
  • Practical Basic Life Support in line with principles directed by the Resuscitation Council UK, including Heart Attack, Choking and Anaphylaxis
  • People and Inanimate Object Moving & Handling – Refresher 

Course Outcomes

On successful completion of this course learners will receive a CPD training certificate covering the above topics

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