Tutor led webinar workshops

Our ‘open to all’ webinar workshops place you in our virtual classroom with a qualified tutor offering certificated theory based training across a range of scheduled topics.

UPCOMING WEBINARSVIEW WEBINAR COURSES

Upcoming webinar workshops

Simply select the upcoming workshop to book and pay securely online. The schedule (see below) consists of many frequently requested topics, but if you do not see the training you require, let us know, that’s how we create the schedule!

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W/c 22nd February 2021

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W/c 1st March 2021

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W/c 15th March 2021

W/c 22nd March 2021

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W/c 5th April 2021

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W/c 19th April 2021

W/c 26th April 2021

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Scheduled webinar workshop topics

Discover the webinar topics we are running. Check out their learning objectives, dates and cost then simply register to claim your space in our virtual classroom and benefit from tutor led, certificated, theory-based training. If you don’t see a webinar topic you require, let us know, requested topics are how we choose which topics to run.

Anaphylaxis & Auto-Injectors

Upcoming webinar workshops

To enroll on an Acute Training webinar workshop, simply click on the registration link next to your preferred training date.

Price: £45 Incl VAT per person

Course duration:

2 hours

Webinar workshop learning objectives:

Skills and knowledge highlighted in this training include:

  • Anaphylaxis overview and definition
  • Causes of anaphylactic and anaphylactoid reactions
  • Recognition of signs and symptoms
  • Treatment
  • Precautionary methods – management of the patient
  • Child CPR (theory)
  • Adult CPR (theory)
  • Recovery position

Catheterisation

Upcoming webinar workshops

To enroll on an Acute Training webinar workshop, simply click on the registration link next to your preferred training date.

Price: £45 Incl VAT per person

Course duration:

2 hours

Webinar workshop learning objectives:

Skills and knowledge highlighted in this training include:

  • Definitions and methods of catheterisation
  • Understand the advantages and risks of urethral and suprapubic catheterisation
  • Indications for urethral and suprapubic catheterisation
  • Contraindications to catheterisation Urological anatomy and physiology male and female
  • Post procedure catheter positioning
  • Post procedure check list
  • Daily care of catheter systems including record keeping
  • Male and/or female and/or supra pubic catheterisation procedure (theory session)
  • Ethical and legal responsibilities
  • Competency framework and theory test

Confirmation of Death

Upcoming webinar workshops

To enroll on an Acute Training webinar workshop, simply click on the registration link next to your preferred training date.

Price: £45 Incl VAT per person

Course duration:

2 hours

Webinar workshop learning objectives:

Skills and knowledge highlighted in this training include:

  • Background of nurse verification
  • Terminology including certification, confirmation and expected death
  • Diagnosis and recognition of death
  • Resuscitation or non resuscitation
  • Coroner / referral
  • Confirmation procedure
  • Accountability, equality and diversity
  • Documentation including evidence of competency

CPAP & BiPAP Awareness

Upcoming webinar workshops

To enroll on an Acute Training webinar workshop, simply click on the registration link next to your preferred training date.

Price: £45 Incl VAT per person

Course duration:

2 hours

Webinar workshop learning objectives:

Skills and knowledge highlighted in this training include:

  • What is CPAP and BiPAP
  • How CPAP works
  • Who might need CPAP
  • CPAP overview, benefits and side effects
  • How BiPAP works
  • Who might need BiPAP
  • BiPAP overview, benefits and side effects
  • Ethical and legal responsibilities

Dementia Awareness

Upcoming webinar workshops

To enroll on an Acute Training webinar workshop, simply click on the registration link next to your preferred training date.

Price: £45 Incl VAT per person

Course duration:

2 hours

Webinar workshop learning objectives:

Skills and knowledge highlighted in this training include:

  • Understanding dementia
  • Common types of dementia
  • How the brain is affected
  • Causes and symptoms
  • Person centred care
  • Communication
  • Care planning
  • The role of friends and relatives
  • Building relationships
  • Equality and diversity in dementia
  • Recognise and help prevent abuse

Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards

Upcoming webinar workshops

To enroll on an Acute Training webinar workshop, simply click on the registration link next to your preferred training date.

Price: £45 Incl VAT per person

Course duration:

2 hours

Webinar workshop learning objectives:

Skills and knowledge highlighted in this training include:

  • What are the deprivations of liberty safeguards?
  • Your responsibilities within legislation and the law
  • How is the authorisation approved?
  • What is the role of the carer once an authorisation is given?
  • Are authorisations reviewed?
  • What policies and procedures are available?

Diabetes & Insulin

Upcoming webinar workshops

To enroll on an Acute Training webinar workshop, simply click on the registration link next to your preferred training date.

Price: £45 Incl VAT per person

Course duration:

2 hours

Webinar workshop learning objectives:

Skills and knowledge highlighted in this training include:

  • What is diabetes?
  • All aspects of diabetes
  • The short and long term effects of diabetes
  • Diet (food & diabetes)
  • Weight management
  • Physical activity
  • Medication
  • Insulin administration and blood testing
  • Legal aspects of giving or supervising injections
  • Monitoring and the impacts of diabetes
  • Ensure staff within care, residential & nursing homes feel confident about managing clients with diabetes

Enteral Feeding

Upcoming webinar workshops

To enroll on an Acute Training webinar workshop, simply click on the registration link next to your preferred training date.

Price: £45 Incl VAT per person

Course duration:

2 hours

Webinar workshop learning objectives:

Skills and knowledge highlighted in this training include:

  • The purpose of enteral feeding
  • Neurological conditions which may require enteral feeding
  • Different types of enteral tubes
  • Indications and contra indications of enteral feeding
  • The care of naso gastric tube and implementing balloon gastrostomy
  • The procedures for feeding and administering medications via enteral tubes
  • Recognising, dealing with and reporting complications
  • The care and maintenance of enteral feeding tubes
  • Procedures for effective mouth care
  • Competency framework
  • Documentation and record keeping

Infection Prevention & Control

Upcoming webinar workshops

To enroll on an Acute Training webinar workshop, simply click on the registration link next to your preferred training date.

Price: £45 Incl VAT per person

Course duration:

2 hours

Webinar workshop learning objectives:

Skills and knowledge highlighted in this training include:

  • Current legislation
  • Bacteria and viruses
  • Common infections
  • Causes and spread of infection
  • The principles of infection prevention and control
  • Cleaning, decontamination and waste management
  • Universal precautions and protective equipment
  • Personal hygiene

IV Cannulation

Upcoming webinar workshops

To enroll on an Acute Training webinar workshop, simply click on the registration link next to your preferred training date.

Price: £45 Incl VAT per person

Course duration:

2 hours

Webinar workshop learning objectives:

Skills and knowledge highlighted in this training include:

  • NMC code of conduct
  • Patient identification and consent
  • Legal and professional approach
  • Basic universal precautions
  • The vascular system (arteries, veins and valves)
  • Reasons to cannulate
  • The procedure (site selection, preparation, equipment, insertion, maintenance and removal)
  • Calculating drip rates
  • Infection control
  • Potential complications
  • Ethical and legal responsibilities
  • Competency framework and theory test

IV Drug Therapy

Upcoming webinar workshops

To enroll on an Acute Training webinar workshop, simply click on the registration link next to your preferred training date.

Price: £45 Incl VAT per person

Course duration:

2 hours

Webinar workshop learning objectives:

Skills and knowledge highlighted in this training include:

  • Legal and professional aspects of IV therapy and IV Cannulation
  • Infection control aspects of IV therapy
  • Pharmacological aspects of IV therapy
  • Pharmacological aspects of IV fluid therapy
  • Mathematical aspects of IV therapy
  • Drug calculation challenge – confidence with your numbers
  • Flushing of cannulae

Medication Administration

Upcoming webinar workshops

To enroll on an Acute Training webinar workshop, simply click on the registration link next to your preferred training date.

Price: £45 Incl VAT per person

Course duration:

2 hours

Webinar workshop learning objectives:

Skills and knowledge highlighted in this training include:

  • Regulations
  • Current legislation
  • Prescription drugs
  • Prescriptions & labels
  • Medicines and the elderly
  • Refusal of medicines
  • Drug disposal
  • Drug errors
  • Paperwork including M.A.R. sheet
  • Administration of medication
  • Demonstration of administering techniques

Mental Capacity Act for Managers

Upcoming webinar workshops

To enroll on an Acute Training webinar workshop, simply click on the registration link next to your preferred training date.

Price: £45 Incl VAT per person

Course duration:

2 hours

Webinar workshop learning objectives:

Skills and knowledge highlighted in this training include:

  • When is an assessment of capacity required and how to apply the 5 principals of the MCA
  • Carrying out assessments of capacity and how they should be recorded
  • The legal responsibilities under the MCA and the implications for your practice and that of your staff
  • Applying the principles of the MCA when managing care services
  • Using a framework for supporting and involving people when making decisions
  • How the MCA and the Code of Practice can be used to keep people safe
  • The links between human rights, essential standards of quality and safety and the MCA
  • The different roles and responsibilities for making decisions under the MCA
  • Explore with colleagues how human rights principles inform good practice when supporting people to make decisions
  • Planning what else to do to improve knowledge and understanding of how best to provide care and support to people
  • What might constitute a Deprivation of Liberty

Mental Health Awareness

Upcoming webinar workshops

To enroll on an Acute Training webinar workshop, simply click on the registration link next to your preferred training date.

Price: £45 Incl VAT per person

Course duration:

2 hours

Webinar workshop learning objectives:

Skills and knowledge highlighted in this training include:

  • General overview of mental health problems (signs and symptoms, nature and causes) and how they affect people
  • Understand current approaches to care and treatment in hospital, residential units and the community
  • Types of mental illness i.e. depression, bipolar, psychosis and anxiety
  • The importance of social inclusion
  • Identify the verbal and nonverbal cues (challenging behaviour) that can suggest a mental health problem
  • Practical steps to improve your own mental health
  • Managing clients and employers expectation
  • What help is available in your community

Oxygen Therapy

Upcoming webinar workshops

To enroll on an Acute Training webinar workshop, simply click on the registration link next to your preferred training date.

Price: £45 Incl VAT per person

Course duration:

2 hours

Webinar workshop learning objectives:

Skills and knowledge highlighted in this training include:

  • Anatomy and physiology of the lungs
  • Conditions that require oxygen therapy
  • Understanding oxygen
  • Care and safety of medical gases
  • Oxygen therapy equipment
  • Potential hazards
  • Identifying the clinical need of oxygen
  • Prescription only medicines Act (POM)
  • Targeted oxygen therapy
  • Health and safety
  • Procedures
  • Applied practical workstation and simulated practical assessment
  • Ethical and legal responsibilities
  • Competency framework and theory test

Palliative Care

Upcoming webinar workshops

To enroll on an Acute Training webinar workshop, simply click on the registration link next to your preferred training date.

Price: £45 Incl VAT per person

Course duration:

2 hours

Webinar workshop learning objectives:

Skills and knowledge highlighted in this training include:

  • Legislation and agreed ways of working
  • Communication skills
  • Factors affecting end of life care
  • Care planning in relation to end of life
  • Nutrition and hydration
  • Loss and bereavement for the families and the patient
  • Available support for the individual and key people
  • Consideration of individuals ideals and beliefs
  • The last 48hrs of life & support individuals through the process of dying
  • Managing and dealing with their own feelings/staff support

Person Centred Care

Upcoming webinar workshops

To enroll on an Acute Training webinar workshop, simply click on the registration link next to your preferred training date.

Price: £45 Incl VAT per person

Course duration:

2 hours

Webinar workshop learning objectives:

Skills and knowledge highlighted in this training include:

  • What is person centered care? why do we need it? how do we approach it?
  • Basic needs and human rights
  • The importance of listening and supporting people to have positive control
  • How to respectfully address significant issues of health or safety while supporting choice
  • Discovering and developing goals that help people get more of what is important while addressing issues of health and safety
  • Tools and strategies for gathering information (MAPS and PATHS) and needs assessment
  • Essential lifestyle planning and experience of using person centered tools
  • The importance of the role of daily rituals and routines
  • Care planning cycle
  • Keeping the service user central
  • Existing care services
  • The role of the family
  • Reaching an agreement
  • PCCP in practice
  • Implementing and reviewing

Syringe Driver Awareness

Upcoming webinar workshops

To enroll on an Acute Training webinar workshop, simply click on the registration link next to your preferred training date.

Price: £45 Incl VAT per person

Course duration:

2 hours

Webinar workshop learning objectives:

Skills and knowledge highlighted in this training include:

  • When to use a syringe driver and it’s benefit
  • The risk management issues and the limitations of certain devices
  • Care and set up, prime and checking that the syringe driver is ready for use
  • Record keeping and documentation of syringe driver use
  • The safe administration of drugs via syringe driver devices
  • Ethical and legal responsibilities
  • Competency framework

Tracheostomy Care

Upcoming webinar workshops

To enroll on an Acute Training webinar workshop, simply click on the registration link next to your preferred training date.

Price: £45 Incl VAT per person

Course duration:

2 hours

Webinar workshop learning objectives:

Skills and knowledge highlighted in this training include:

  • Adhering to Tracheostomy guidelines
  • Ensuring the best care and treatment in accordance with current understanding and research
  • Types of tubes
  • Communication and swallowing
  • Risk assessment
  • Nursing considerations
  • Removal and changing of tube
  • Changing dressing
  • Suctioning
  • Resuscitation including the use of an ambu bag
  • Humidification
  • Emergencies
  • Ethical and legal responsibilities
  • Competency framework and theory test

Venepuncture

Upcoming webinar workshops

To enroll on an Acute Training webinar workshop, simply click on the registration link next to your preferred training date.

Price: £45 Incl VAT per person

Course duration:

2 hours

Webinar workshop learning objectives:

Skills and knowledge highlighted in this training include:

  • Venepuncture introduction
  • Patient identification
  • Patient consent
  • Professional approach
  • Basic universal precautions
  • Selecting a site
  • Order of draw
  • Post venepuncture care
  • Specimen labelling and special specimen handling
  • Trouble shooting and problems
  • Ethical and legal responsibilities
  • Competency framework and theory test

Wound Management

Upcoming webinar workshops

To enroll on an Acute Training webinar workshop, simply click on the registration link next to your preferred training date.

Price: £45 Incl VAT per person

Course duration:

2 hours

Webinar workshop learning objectives:

Skills and knowledge highlighted in this training include:

  • Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of national policies and guidance in relation to wound care
  • Types of wounds – chronic / acute
  • Understand the 3 stages of wound healing
  • Identify the different cells involved in the stages of wound healing
  • Explain the importance of infection control protocols in relation to wound care management
  • 4 Principles of wound management – TIME concept (Tissue, Infection, Moisture, Edge)
  • Categories & principles of wound healing
  • Selecting the appropriate dressing and Aseptic Non Touch Techniques
  • Decision-making including safeguarding and record keeping

Writing Care Plans

Upcoming webinar workshops

To enroll on an Acute Training webinar workshop, simply click on the registration link next to your preferred training date.

Price: £45 Incl VAT per person

Course duration:

2 hours

Webinar workshop learning objectives:

Skills and knowledge highlighted in this training include:

  • What is a care Plan
  • Legal aspects
  • Writing Care plans
  • Assessment
  • Identification of needs
  • Setting SMART outcomes
  • The action plan
  • Reviewing (progress) evaluation
  • From paper to practice
  • Confidentiality
  • Principles of good record keeping