Mrs O’s Caring Hands Homecare is proud to be able to offer accredited and recognised training for those working in the Health and Social Care Sector. Our training academy delivers courses in Blyth, Northumberland by an experienced trainer who has a background in care.
When you make a career out of caring, you spend your working life making a difference to other people’s lives. These courses will give you a sound footing in how to care well for people and will increase your confidence as an independent care giver.
We offer training in:
Safe Administration of Medication
In compliance with current standards, this course will help you to confidently assist and/or administer different types of medication safely and to recognise side effects.
The Care Certificate
Covering the 15 standards that health and social care workers must adhere to, this course will enable you to provide a high level of quality care and support.
The 15 standards in the Care Certificate are:
- Understand your role.
- Your personal development
- Duty of care
- Equality and diversity
- Work in a person centred way
- Privacy and dignity
- Fluids and nutrition
- Awareness of mental health, dementia and learning disability
- Safeguarding adults
- Safeguarding Children
- Basic Life Support
- Health and Safety
- Handling information
- Infection prevention and control
These courses will enable you to develop crucial skills that will improve your career prospects and give you an insight into what you can expect within your care role.