By the end of the course, participants 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 homes
By the end of the course, participants will be able to: Recognise and Understand equality and diversity at work Explore key anti-discrimination legislation Understand the impact of discrimination on individuals and the community Recognise legal rights and responsibilities Understand the benefits that a diverse workforce can bring to an organisation
By the end of the course, participants will be able to: Understand the role of the carer when providing personal care Understand incontinence and its control Describe the importance of personal hygiene procedures Understand pressure sores and how they can be avoided.
By the end of the course, participants will be able to: Understand child maltreatment in its different forms Identify the relevance of parental, family and carer factors such as domestic abuse, mental and physical ill-health, substance and alcohol misuse Understand what to do if there are concerns about child maltreatment Recognise the importance of sharing information Understand what to do if they feel that their concerns are not being taken seriously
By the end of the course, participants will be able to: Understand the principles of hydration, nutrition and food safety Support individuals to have access to fluids in accordance with their care plan Support individuals to have access to food and nutrition in accordance with their care plan.
By the end of the course, participants will be able to: Explain what is meant by the term ‘an adult at risk' List the forms abuse may take Recognise signs and symptoms of abuse Understand how to respond appropriately to disclosures of abuse Understand the legislation and guidance concerning safeguarding adults at risk.
By the end of the course, particpants will be able to: Describe what moving and handling is Name some key pieces of legislation relating to moving and handling Identify your company policy on moving and handling Understand different types of injuries and accidents in the workplace Describe the risk assessment process Learn or refresh key skills for moving and handling Practice moving and handling tasks frequently used in your workplace
By the end of the course, participants 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
By the end of the course, participants will be able to: State the actions to be taken in the event of an emergency occurring at your place of work Use cardiopulmonary resuscitation methods, including use of an AED Deliver first aid to an unconscious casualty Provide first aid to a choking casualty Describe the correct actions to take with regard to control of wounds and bleeding Describe the correct actions to take with regard to a range of other first aid situations.