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  • We provide a range of qualifications in Customer Services, Management, Education, Legal Advice, and Safeguarding.

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  • Gain the latest in training, facilitating and teaching adults qualifications with our Level 3 and 4 Education and Training Qualifications.

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Level 3 Award in Education and Training

Date: 25/04/2019

Price (Voluntary Sector/Social Enterprise): £575.00

Price (Statutory/Business): £675.00

Venue: Spurgeon Meeting Room - Alton Maltings

This course runs over 5 days.
April dates: Thursdays 25th April, 2nd May, 23rd May, 6th June and 13th June

An opportunity to learn new skills and techniques in teaching and training. You will be working in a small group with experienced tutors providing tailored support.
This short programme is designed for those who wish to teach, train, assess or facilitate learning. This may be in the classroom or in your workplace

Learning Aims:
* Be able to state the roles and responsibilities of the facilitator, and be aware of the boundaries in relation to teaching.
* Show awareness different teaching and learning approaches
* Be able to plan and deliver inclusive training sessions which motivate learners
* Demonstrate how to assess and provide learners with constructive and developmental feedback

(To attend this course you must have submitted your interest by the 1st of April 2019 closing date.)

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Emergency First Aid at Work - NFSTG1972

Date: 30/04/2019

Price (Voluntary Sector/Social Enterprise): £80.00

Price (Statutory/Business): £115.00

Venue: Alton College

*Gain knowledge of First Aid at Work regulations and roles
* Learn how to manage a scene and carry out a primary survey
* Manage unresponsive casualty not breathing, demonstrate CPR, AED pad placement, use of infection control barriers
* Manage unresponsive casualty who is breathing – demonstrate the recovery position and airway maintenance
* Respond to and treat other emergencies including choking, wounds and burns
* Study common conditions and how to treat including heart attack, epilepsy and shock

A certificate will be issued which will be valid for 3 years.

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MECC SALFUN011

Date: 01/05/2019

Price: POA

Venue: Petersfield Library

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Gaining Control with Confidence Day 1 of 3 -

Date: 03/05/2019

Price: POA

Venue: You Trust

The Course is about becoming an active participant in what happens to us in our lives; our health, time, work, beliefs, emotions, attitudes, behaviour, barriers. Developing our confidence to empower ‘ones-self’ can give us the courage to take control and move forward.
Includes:
Learning how our thoughts and beliefs affect our feelings which can change our behaviour.
Effectively manage your time, to reduce stress and concentrate on what is important.
Assess your own confidence levels to gain control and feel more positive.
Explore personal development goals and review them.
Identify what support you need and networks to help you.
Create a vision map

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Introduction to Community Development - NFSTG1956

Date: 07/05/2019

Price (Voluntary Sector/Social Enterprise): £55.00

Price (Statutory/Business): £90.00

Venue: Spurgeon Meeting Room - Alton Maltings

Aimed at anyone in a community focused role whether voluntary or paid.

 Identify what Community development is

 Identify the essential skills of a Community Development worker

 Participate in workshops to identify community development methodology

 Participate in reflective activities and considered how to integrate these into your work practices

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Emergency First Aid at Work - NFSTG1903

Date: 09/05/2019

Price (Voluntary Sector/Social Enterprise): £80.00

Price (Statutory/Business): £115.00

Venue: Winnall Community Centre Small Hall

* Gain knowledge of First Aid at Work regulations and roles
* Learn how to manage a scene and carry out a primary survey
* Manage unresponsive casualty not breathing, demonstrate CPR, AED pad placement, use of infection control barriers
* Manage unresponsive casualty who is breathing – demonstrate the recovery position and airway maintenance
* Respond to and treat other emergencies including choking, wounds and burns
* Study common conditions and how to treat including heart attack, epilepsy and shock

A certificate will be issued which will be valid for 3 years.

Trainer: Claire Morgan

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Safeguarding awareness for adults and children - NFSTG1958

Date: 14/05/2019

Price (Voluntary Sector/Social Enterprise): £55.00

Price (Statutory/Business): £90.00

Venue: Future Skills Centre (Bordon)

*Consider what we mean by ‘Safeguarding’
*Identify the legal definition
*Consider why is it important
*Who requires Safeguarding?
*List the types of abuse that could occur in your field
*Identify the indicators of abuse
*Explore what disclosure is and when it is required
*Demonstrate how to effectively report a concern
*Explore examples of good and bad practice

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Level 2 Safeguarding Adults in Health and Social Care - NFSTG1917

Date: 20/05/2019

Price (Voluntary Sector/Social Enterprise): £75.00

Price (Statutory/Business): £90.00

Venue: Spurgeon Meeting Room - Alton Maltings

This qualification is intended for those that are working in, or are looking to start work in health and social care. The qualification introduces the key principles associated with safeguarding adults at risk in a health and social care setting.

Learning Aims:

* Define safeguarding and outline relevant legal frameworks
* Identify how to recognise types of abuse
* Demonstrate essential characteristics related to effective reporting in relation to abuse
* Show awareness of local and other relevant policy related to safeguarding
* Consider your role in relation to prevention of abuse

Duration: One half day classroom tuition
Assessment: Multiple choice exam at the end of the session (ID required)
Pre-requisite: Working or planning to work or volunteer with adults

Trainer: Karen Murrell

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