Training for Health Professionals

CSTF Statutory and Mandatory Training

All healthcare workers, whether employed on a full time or part-time basis, through an agency or contract bank staff, are required to complete periodic refresher training.

One of the main aims of the CSTF framework is to prevent unnecessary duplication of training.  this is achieved througgh the accurate recording of training undertaken using a recognised naming convention and the delivery of standardise programmes.

– CSTF Infection Prevention & Control (Levels 1 and2)

– CSTF Safeguarding Adults (Inclusive of Mental Health & Mental Capacity)

– CSTF Moving  and Handling (Level 1 and 2)

– CSTF Resuscitation –  Level 1 (including anaphylaxis)

– CSTF Resuscitation  – Level 2 – Adult Basic Life Support

– CSTF Resuscitation –  Level 3 – Adults Immediate Life Support

 

Optional Modules

– CSTF Resuscitation – Level 2 – Paediatric Basic Life Support

– CSTF Resuscitation – Level 3 – Paediatric Immediate Life Support

– CSTF Resuscitation – Level 2 – New-born Basic Life Support

– CSTF Resuscitation –  Level 3 – New-born immediate Life Support

 

 

‘Off Framework’ Mandatory Training Modules

For agencies and private organisations who do not require CSTF aligned programmes, our mandatory training may be more appropriate.

– Equality and Diversity                                                                           – Health and Safety at Work

– Control of Substances Hazardous to Health                          – Information Governance

– Fire Safety Awareness                                                                         – Infection Control

– Manual Handling                                                                                     – Basic Life Support

– Safeguarding Vulnerable Adults                                                     – Safeguarding Children

– Conflict Management                                                                          – Lone Working

 

Courses for Dental Practices

– 3 hour Basic Life Support (CPR, Recovery Position & Choking) AED and Anaphylaxis

– 4 hour Medical Emergencise Management for Dental Practices, including Basic Life Support

– 1 day combined Level 3 Emergency First Aid at Work and Medical Emergencies Management for Dental Practices

 

Courses for GP Practices

– 3 hour Basic Life Support (CPR, Recovery Position & Choking) AED and Anaphylaxis

– 4 hour Medical Emergencise Management for Dental Practices, including Basic Life Support

– 1 day combined Level 3 Emergency First Aid at Work and Medical Emergencies Management for GP Practices

 

Immediate Life Support

The QA Level 4 Award in Immediate Life Support (RQF)

This is ideal for those who have a responsibility at work, or in community or voluntary activities to provide emergency care to patients, such as event medical providers, emergency ambulance personnel, registered healthcare professionals and those working in specialist roles within the emergency services and military. During this 1-day course, Learners will develop the necessary skills associated with immediate life support, including: airway management, patient assessment, management of major illness/injury, post-incident procedures, Managing the Return of Spontaneous Circulation (RoSC), patient handovers and more.

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Moving and Handling Courses

The QA Level 2 Award in Moving People Safely (RQF) has been specifically designed for those who work, or intend to work, in a role that involves assisting and moving people. It is ideal for those working in a variety of health and social care environments such as care homes. Over a 2-day period, Learners will develop the knowledge and skills relevant to manual handling of objects and the safe moving and handling of people. Topics covered include common handling injuries, the potential impact to a person if moved incorrectly, personal handling plans, preserving dignity, health and safety when moving a person, using equipment and more. Click here for further details

The QA Level 2 Award in Principles and Practice of Moving People Safely (RQF) has been specifically designed for those who work, or intend to work, in a role that involves assisting and moving people. This 1-day course will provide Learners with the knowledge and skills required to move people safely whilst ensuring that the risk of personal harm is reduced, and that health and dignity are retained. Topics covered include: the importance of safe manual handling, manual handling risk assessments, personal handling plans, the anatomy of the spine and mechanics of movement, unsafe manoeuvres and much more. Click here for further details

 

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