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Training Academy

Here at Thornton Manor Care Centre we are passionate about supporting our service users to achieve their maximum potential.

Training can take place in our training centre or we can come to you affording you more flexibility.

Group courses are charged at £200 per 3 hour course and £300 per 6 hour course. Individual places can be booked at an individual rate on pre-booked community courses.

Training Courses

Below is a list of training courses that we offer at Thornton Manor Care Centre Training Academy Courses can all be tailored to meet your individual requirements ensuring your local policies and procedures are included.

First Aid Awareness

To ensure that candidates are trained in adult emergency first aid techniques, including practical application.

Duration: 3 Hours

First Aid at Work Level 3

To provide learners with the knowledge and expertise to qualify as a first aider in the workplace and anyone who is identified as the ‘appointed person’ for first aid in a relatively small or low risk workplace.

Duration: 6 Hours

Moving, Assisting & Hoisting Level 2

To ensure that healthcare support workers and adult social care workers recognize the principles of safe moving and assisting and the safe use of equipment such as hoists.

Duration: 6 Hours

Mental Capacity Act & Deprivation of Liberties Level 2

To provide learners with an overview of the Mental Capacity Act and DoLS, to ensure they have the knowledge and skill to deal with situations relating to mental capacity.

Duration: 3 Hours

Infection Control Level 2

Those working in settings who require information and training regarding infection control in order to assist them to fulfill their role in the workplace.

Duration: 3 Hours

Safeguarding Adults Level 2

Those working in health and social care in order for them to have an understanding of the requirements around safeguarding, identifying abuse, being able to respond appropriately in situations where abuse is likely to occur and recognising the importance of reporting any suspected incidents.

Duration: 3 Hours

Safeguarding Children Level 2

For those working with children in any role. in order for them to have an understanding of the requirements around safeguarding, identifying abuse, being able to respond appropriately in situations where abuse is likely to occur and recognising the importance of reporting any suspected incidents.

Duration: 3 Hours

Dementia Awareness

To enable learners to understand dementia and help improve the quality of life for people living with a dementia.

Duration: 3 Hours

Managing Behaviours that Challenge

To introduce delegates to types of challenging behaviour and explain possible reasons and solutions.

Duration: 3 Hours

Health, Safety & Fire Level 2

Those working in various settings who require information and training around their health and safety responsibilities in all areas of their work.

Duration: 3 Hours

Food Safety, Nutrition & Hydration Level 2

Those working in various in order for them to understand the importance of food safety, including hygiene, in the preparation and handling of food and the importance of nutrition and hydration in maintaining health and wellbeing.

Duration: 3 Hours

Autism Spectrum

To ensure learners have the knowledge and confidence to provide support for people with autism and Asperger syndrome.

Duration: 3 Hours

Equality, Diversity & Inclusion Level 2

To introduce learners to equality, diversity and inclusion so that they can be promoted and discrimination reduced.

Duration: 3 Hours

Handling & Recording Information Level 2

Those working in health and social care in order for them to explore and understand the principles of good record keeping.

Duration: 3 Hours

Person Centered Care & Support Level 2

To make healthcare support workers and adult social care workers aware of person centred planning/thinking/care and their role in implementing person centred approaches.

Duration: 3 Hours

Effective Communication

Those working in various settings in order for them to communicate effectively and understand communication needs to help improve outcomes for individuals they support.

Duration: 3 Hours

Pressure Care Management

To provide healthcare support workers and adult social care workers with information on the cause, prevention and care of pressure areas.

Duration: 3 Hours

Promoting Dignity in Care

To provide healthcare support workers and adult social care workers with an awareness of dignity in care and how it can be promoted and maintained.

Duration: 3 Hours

End of Life Awareness

To introduce healthcare support workers and adult social care workers to the end of life care principle, which will enable them to understand the delivery of palliative care to assist a person to live well until the end of their life.

Duration: 3 Hours

Care Planning

To ensure that care planning by healthcare support workers and adult social care workers places the best interests of individuals at the centre of care, whilst enabling them to make and communicate their own decisions.

Duration: 3 Hours

Managing Cardiac Arrest

This is a bespoke course designed to advance on First Aid Training. Managing Cardiac Arrest explores the full process of a resuscitation attempt. It is scenario based training and includes managing the casualty airway and using an AED.

Duration: 3 Hours

Writing Risk Assessments

This is another bespoke course suitable for staff working in any industry. The course explores the process of risk assessment, including identifying hazards, analysing the risk, Completing a formal risk assessment and managing said risk.

Duration: 3 Hours

Managing Behaviours that challenge through Therapy & Occupation

This Bespoke course focuses on our experience of managing challenging behaviour in a care setting without the need for PRN drugs. The course challenges preconceived ideas around behaviour management and aims to provide carers with the knowledge and tools to enable a reduction in using PRN medication.

Duration: 3 Hours

Leadership Skills

This bespoke course looks at those in a supervisory position and aims to provide them with the tools needed to be an effective leader. The course includes managing responsibility, Dealing with difficult situations, decision making and key theories of leadership.

Duration: 3 Hours

Can’t find what your looking for?

Get in touch. Our fantastic team of trainers will work with you to develop a training course that meets your requirements.

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