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Adult Safeguarding and First Aid Training (Support Worker / Adult Nursing)

2 Courses Bundle With Certificates I CPD Certified I RoSPA approved member |Audio visual training


Training Express Ltd

Summary

Price
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£12 inc VAT (was £90)
Offer ends 06 April 2020
Study method
Online, self-paced
Duration
7 Hours
Access to content
1 Year
Qualification
No formal qualification
CPD
7 CPD hours / points
Additional info
  • Exam(s) / assessment(s) is included in price
  • Tutor is available to students
  • Certificate of completion available and is included in the price

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Overview

This comprehensive bundle training course has been specially designed to provide our learners with an in-depth knowledge of safeguarding and first aid principles, practices and procedures. By combining these related courses, learners will be able to take their professionalism to the next level and ensure that quality care is provided in accordance with UK laws and legislation.

Safeguarding Vulnerable Adults Training

This course is an introductory safeguarding training course, designed to provide those who work with vulnerable adults with a solid understanding of safeguarding procedures, policies and best practices. In this course, you will learn about your legal requirements, know how to recognise when an adult is at risk, understand the legal framework surrounding safeguarding and much more.

First Aid Training

This introductory first aid training course will provide learners with all the practical skills and knowledge to know how to act accordingly in the case of any work-related accident. It includes practical training on how to perform life-saving procedures, treat wounds and assess the severity of a casualty, meeting the standards to comply with health and safety (first aid) regulations.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Demonstrate a solid understanding of safeguarding legislation
  • Recognise the signs of abuse and understand the different forms of abuse
  • Know how to respond to disclosure and how to report your safeguarding concerns
  • Learn about what groups of adults might be at risk
  • Understand the legal framework surrounding safeguarding vulnerable adults
  • Be able to take effective control of an emergency situation in the workplace
  • Get practical training on how to perform life-saving procedures such as CPR
  • Know how to place an unconscious person in the recovery position
  • Assess the severity of a casualty’s condition and take appropriate action
  • Learn how to tend to minor wounds, burns, cuts and grazes

Key Features of Adult Safeguarding and first aid Training

Our trusted, high quality and affordable online courses are designed to train individuals to become experts in their field.

  • Accredited by CPD
  • IOH Endorsed and RoSPA approved
  • Instant e-certificate and hard copy dispatch by next working day
  • Individual certificates for each course.
  • Fully online and interactive course
  • Self-paced learning and laptop, tablet, smartphone-friendly
  • 24/7 Learning Assistance
  • Discounts on bulk purchases

CPD

7 CPD hours / points
Accredited by The CPD Certification Service

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Course Curriculum

**Safeguarding Vulnerable Adults Training**

Module 01: An Introduction to Safeguarding of Vulnerable Adults

In Module one, we will focus on what safeguarding vulnerable adults involves and detail the basic things we need to know about safeguarding.

Module 02: Safeguarding Legislations

In module two, we will start to look into the key legislations and why they are relevant to safeguarding as well as the key points to each act.

Module 03: Understanding Abuse and Neglect

In module three, we will look into more detail about what constitutes as abuse or neglect and learn how to recognise the signs of abuse.

Module 04: Safeguarding Vulnerable Adults Policy, Roles and Responsibilities

In module four we will look at the responsibilities that you will have in ensuring a vulnerable adults safety and wellbeing.

Module 05: Understanding the Importance of Communication in Care

In module 5, we will look at communication methods within a care setting, and why it is important to build respectful and trusting relationships.

Module 06: Sharing Information and Responding To a Disclosure

In module six, we will look at how we respond to a safeguarding concern.We will learn how we share the information we have, and who to report your concerns to.

Module 07: Reporting Your Concern

In module seven, we will look at your responsibilities when raising a concern in more depth. You will learn the specifics of what you must report and when and how you should do so.

**First Aid Training**

Module 01: Introduction to First Aid

Module One introduces the basic principles of First Aid and the important responsibilities that a First-Aider must own. It also looks at the requirements of a good First Aid kit and the importance of preventing cross-infection. It also provides a pointer towards initial actions to take when an emergency is encountered.

Module 02: Legal Framework for First Aid

In Module Two, we explain the legal duties of an employer (and employee) has in regards to providing First Aid equipment and facilities. It also covers the UK legislation that is currently in place, to ensure that the appropriate workers are trained in First Aid skills, along with further health and safety directives. The importance of accident reporting is examined as well.

Module 03: Incident Management at Work

In Module Three, we look at the way in which First Aid personnel should take charge during incidents and guide events. This naturally leads to the recommended actions to take during an emergency, where they will be influential in conducting safety during accidents involving fire, electricity, and water. This module also emphasises the need for self-safety as a First-Aider.

Module 04: Primary Survey

In Module Four, we look at the importance of a Primary Survey during an incident. It emphasises the importance of recording and understanding all the information that can be taken from the casualty and the incident. The module also instructs the way a Recovery Position can be applied to a patient.

Module 05: Secondary Survey

Module Five explains the purpose of a Secondary Survey and why it may not always be necessary. It covers the benefits of a more protracted examination and detailed investigation into an incident. We explain the procedural steps of the survey and just how much it can influence the treatment of the casualty.

Module 06: Basic First-Aid Techniques

Module Six comprehensively describes the most commonly used First Aid techniques. We cover the “Chain of Survival”, and the key recommendations in an emergency. The components of a First Aid kit are also explored, with descriptions of how to apply dressings, bandages, and slings. The life-extending procedures involving CPR and AEDs are highlighted as well.

Module 07: Dealing with Minor Injuries at the Workplace

Module Seven describes the majority of minor injuries that a First-Aider can expect to encounter. It looks at the wide variety of common ailments and wounds that can occur easily, and how best to deal with them. The module also highlights the injuries that can escalate in severity and what to do to ensure the safety of the casualty.

Module 08: Secondary Illness Loss of Responsiveness and CPR

Module Eight starts to cover the Secondary Illnesses that a First-Aider can come across. This module specifically explains the actions required when an adult, child, or baby becomes unconscious. It also goes into detail on how to check for breathing problems and apply resuscitation techniques.

Module 09: Secondary Illness Breathing Problems

Module Nine continues the theme of treating Secondary illness in a casualty. This module covers the conditions that can cause severe breathing difficulties in an individual, how they should be appropriately treated, and when emergency services should become involved.

Module 10: Secondary Illnesses and Injuries

Module Ten continues to look at Secondary Injuries that arise from long-time medical conditions or injuries. This covers a range of issues from complications caused by excessive bleeding, to the effects of Epilepsy, and the causes of Heart Attacks. The module also covers the different types of diabetes, and what causes the body to go into shock.

Module 11: Dealing With Fractures and Dislocations

Module Eleven comprehensibly covers the different types of fractures and dislocations. It looks at the different ways bones can break or splinter, along with the appropriate treatment a First-Aider can perform. We also cover the risks behind head injuries and how bone displacement should be handled.

Module 12: Call for an Emergency

Module Twelve covers and summarises the different types of emergency services that are available in the UK. This final module will affirm the responsibilities of a First-Aider and instructs the learner on how and when to call the appropriate services.

Certification

Once you’ve successfully completed your course, you will immediately be sent a digital certificate. Also, you can have your printed certificate delivered by post (shipping cost £3.99). Our certifications have no expiry dates, although we do recommend that you renew them every 12 months.

Assessment

At the end of the course, there will be an online assessment, which you will need to pass to complete the course. Answers are marked instantly and automatically, allowing you to know straight away whether you have passed. If you haven’t, there’s no limit on the number of times you can take the final exam. All this is included in the one-time fee you paid for the course itself.

Who is this course for?

This bundle training course is ideal for those who are looking to become qualified first aiders and anyone who works with or cares for vulnerable adults at risk. There are no specific entry requirements for the course, which can be studied full-time or part-time from any Wi-Fi connected device.

Career path

On successful completion, learners will be able to demonstrate an in-depth understanding of workplace first aid and adult safeguarding practices. This bundle course will provide you with the skills to ensure the welfare of adults, which is particularly useful for those in the following professions:

  • Social Care Worker/Support Worker
  • Adult Nursing
  • Psychologist
  • Adult Safeguarding Lead

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