We have suggested a selection of topics of benefit to GP surgery and dental surgery staff. This group of courses cover a selection of the procedures carried out within the practice but also aims to raise awareness, skills and knowledge to create a secure environment for visitors to the surgery.

Anaphylaxis & Epi-Pen

This Anaphylaxis & EpiPen Clinical training course is suitable for any person who is involved in the administration of drugs and needs to be aware of the diagnosis and treatment of anaphylactic reactions.

This awareness course covers anaphylactic reactions in both adults and children, the correct administration of adrenaline (epinephrine), drug incompatibilities, contraindications and enables participants to differentiate between anaphylactic reactions and panic attacks.

Basic Life Support

Basic Life Support training is mandatory for registered nurses and healthcare assistants but is beneficial to all. This Basic Life Support training course teaches the first link in the chain of survival in adult basic life support. It contains actions that are to be carried out in an emergency when dealing with conscious and unconscious casualties.

Blood Glucose Monitoring

This Blood Glucose Monitoring course is aimed at those working with or responsible for testing blood glucose levels and monitoring the wellbeing of people with low (hypoglycaemia) and high (hyperglycaemia) blood glucose levels.

Emergency First Aid at Work

This Emergency First Aid at Work course satisfies the requirements of the Health and Safety Executive (HSE). All successful candidates will have the skills and knowledge to provide emergency first aid to casualties in a prompt, safe and effective manner.

Flu Vaccination

The Flu Vaccination training course is suitable for registered nurses and experienced health care assistants working within primary care, and who have successfully completed the Influenza and Pneumococcal Vaccination for Health Care Assistants course.

Medication Administration

By the end of this Medication Administration Training, attendees will be familiar with current legislation, drug categories, labelling, prescriptions, drug administration and the accompanying paper work. Attendees will also be involved in demonstrations on the administration of tablets, capsules, creams, ointments, fluids, inserting drops to ear, nose, or eye and inhaled medication.

Mental Health Awareness

This Mental Health Awareness training course is designed for healthcare professionals to understand the mental health spectrum, the impact and prevalence of mental health and dispels myths commonly associated with ill mental health in the workplace.

Safeguarding Adults

This Safeguarding Adults Training course is designed for anyone who has contact with the public and is a valuable training course for protecting those most susceptible to abuse. The course will raise awareness of different types of abuse and their signs, detail the correct reporting procedures and to prevent abuse wherever possible.

Safeguarding of Children

Staff who have a responsibility of caring for vulnerable children and young people need to understand the processes which aim to protect those in need.

Venepuncture

Attending this Venepuncture Training course will update your theory skills and provide the opportunity for practice before carrying out the procedure in a work environment. Following the theory of venepuncture there will be a practical session designed to offer all participants to put their skills into practice in a controlled environment.

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We understand that your reputation is built on the quality of your staff and training will ultimately play a fundamental part in their approach to caring for others. To find out how Acute can help you, please email us at enquiries@acutetrainingsolutions.co.uk, or contact us using the methods below:

02920 494 969

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To book one of our courses, call us on 02920 494 969 or email enquiries@acutetrainingsolutions.co.uk

We have always found Acute Training Solutions to be professional and are excellent value for money. Their knowledge of the sector and their personalised approach is one of the main reasons that we enjoy working with them.

Janice Dent, Learning & Development Manager

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