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Health and Safety Level 1

Suitable for...

  • candidates new to Health & Safety
  • candidates wishing to refresh knowledge

Course Content

  • What is Health and Safety
  • Legal overview
  • Responsibilities
  • Reporting and recording
  • RIDDOR
  • COSHH
  • Hazard identification

Assessment

  • Questionning

Health and Safety Level 2

Suitable for...

  • candidates with some prior knowledge of Health & Safety.
  • candidates wishing to build on knowledge

Course Content

  • What is Health and Safety
  • Legal overview
  • Responsibilities
  • Reporting and recording
  • RIDDOR
  • COSHH
  • Hazard identification
  • Fire safety
  • Manual handling
  • Infection control

Assessment

  • Oral and written questionning

Food Safety Level 1

Suitable for...

  • candidates new to food safety
  • candidates wishing to refresh knowledge

Course content

  • Introduction to food safety
  • The law
  • Food safety hazards
  • Storage
  • Cooking
  • Cleaning

Assessment

  • Questionnning

Food Safety Level 2 (CIEH accreditation available)

Suitable for...

  • candidates with a previous knowledge of food safety
  • candidates wishing to develop knowledge

Course content

  • Introduction to food safety
  • The law
  • Food safety hazards
  • Taking temperatures
  • Refrigeration
  • Cooking
  • Food handlers
  • Principles of safe storage
  • Cleaning
  • Food premises and equipment

Assessment

  • Questionnning

Fire Safety Awareness

Suitable for...

  • all staff as part of basic staff training/induction as required by HASAWA 1974

Course content

  • Good house keeping methods
  • Fire action awareness
  • Fire fighting equipment
  • Compartmentation
  • Fire safety in the workplace

Assessment

  • Questionning

Infection Control Level 1

Suitable for...

  • All staff working in health and social care must recieve infection control training annually according to infection prevention and control minimum standards 2005

Course Content

  • Legislation
  • Micro-organisms
  • Minimum standards
  • Hand hygiene
  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Safe handling and disposal of sharps
  • Safe handling and disposal of clinical waste
  • Managing blood and body fluids
  • Linen and laundry

Assessment

  • Questionning

Manual Handling - Object Handling

Suitable for..

  • all staff in line with HASAWA 1974

Course content

  • Employers and employees responsibilities
  • Anatomy and physiology
  • Rules of manual handing
  • Risk assessment
  • Moving a load from waist height
  • Moving a load from the floor

Assessment

  • Questionning
  • Practical physical skills assessment

Manual Handling - Object and People Handling

Suitable for...

  • all staff who are responsible for people handling in line with HASAWA 1974

Course content

  • Employers and employees responsibilities
  • Anatomy and physiology
  • Rules of manual handing
  • Risk assessment
  • Moving a load from waist height
  • Moving a load from the floor
  • Sit to stand
  • Guided walking
  • Laying to sitting
  • Use of mobility aids
  • Use of handling aids

Assessment

  • Questionning
  • Practical physical skills assessment

Positive & Safe / Physical Interventions

Positive & Safe / Physical Interventions

Level 1: Non-physical strategies for preventing and managing challenging behaviour in a positive way

 To provide learners with the essential knowledge to:

  • Work within local and National policies and guidelines
  • Identify and develop methods of positively supporting service users with challenging behaviour
  • Define challenging behaviour and identify the causes and triggers to challenging behaviour
  • Manage challenging behaviours using a person centred approach
  • Identify strategies for defusing incidents and to support safe practice before, during and after an incident
  • To understand how people can be affected during and after an incident and to monitor your own response
  • To deal with the post incident issues

 

Level 2: Responding and supporting positively to low risk physically challenging behaviour

 To provide learners with the essential knowledge and skills to:

  • Work within policies and guidelines
  • Identify and develop methods of positively supporting service users with physically challenging behaviour
  • Respond in a positive way to physically challenging behaviour

 

Level 3: Responding and supporting positively to higher risk physically challenging behaviour

To provide learners with the essential knowledge and skills to:

  • Work within policies and guidelines
  • Identify and develop methods of positively supporting service users with physically challenging behaviour
  • Respond in a positive way to physically challenging behaviour

 

Level 4: Positive Behavioural Support with Physical intervention and safe holding

To provide Learners with the essential knowledge and skills to:

  • Work within policies and guidelines
  • Identify and develop methods of positively supporting service users with physically challenging behaviour
  • Respond in a positive way to physically challenging behaviour
  • Physically intervene in a situation whereby failure to do so would result in injury or harm to those involved
First Aid

First Aid Courses

We can offer basic and refresher first aid as well as accredited level 2 Emergency First Aid at Work or level 3 First Aid at Work (we are accredited through the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health)

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Safety, Health & Hygiene Courses

From accredited Food Safety through to Moving & Handling, Infection Control, Fire Safety and Health & Safety, we have your safety training covered.

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Specialist Courses

From Autism and Epilepsy to PEG Feeding and Dementia, we can provide specialist courses to suit your needs - if you don't see what you want, give us a call!

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The Care Certificate

We have developed a 3-day and 5-day Care Certificate training package designed to get your staff compliant with the Skills for Care requirements.

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NEWS

Options Training are now officially endorsed by Skills For Care, and became a recognsied provider in November 2016 - congratulations to everyone involved in the assessment process!

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