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!

W/c 11th January 2021

W/c 18th January 2021

W/c 25th January 2021

W/c 8th February 2021

W/c 15th February 2021

W/c 22nd February 2021

W/c 1st March 2021

W/c 8th March 2021

W/c 15th March 2021

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

Colostomy 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:

  • Introduction to colostomy care
  • Types of colostomies, ascending, transverse, descending and sigmoid
  • About the stoma
  • How colostomy affects work, social life, clothing, showering, bathing, exercise, travel, sexual life and diet
  • How diet can control excessive gas, odour, diarrhoea and constipation
  • Medicines and your colostomy
  • Selecting appropriate colostomy bag
  • Assessing the stoma and skin
  • When to call a doctor

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

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

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:

  • Types of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
  • General causes, including smoking, fumes and air pollution
  • Who does it affect?
  • Complications and risk factors
  • How COPD is diagnosed
  • Lifestyle choices to prevent COPD
  • Treatment methods to reduce the impact of COPD
  • Supporting someone with COPD

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?

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

Equality & Diversity

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:

  • Define the terms equality and diversity
  • The benefits and key concepts of diversity together with it’s principles
  • The current legislative framework around equalities legislation
  • Positive action and why it is an important recruitment tool
  • The responsibilities regarding equality and diversity
  • Differentiate between an individual’s rights and responsibilities in relation to equality and diversity
  • Values and beliefs that underpin human diversity
  • Prejudice and stereotyping resulting negative effects
  • The factors upon which discrimination can be based and differentiate between direct and indirect discrimination
  • Definitions and examples of harassment and victimisation
  • Illustration of ways in which discrimination can be minimised and identify situations where it is acceptable
  • Acts of law that serve to maintain equality and ensure the acceptability of human diversity
  • Human rights depicted in the 1998 Human Rights Act

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

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 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

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

Suction & Nebulisers

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:

  • Oxygen transport and usage
  • Hypoxia causes and management
  • High and low concentration oxygen
  • Equipment used including ventilators
  • Nebulisers and their efficacy
  • Dynamic lung volume measurements
  • Nebuliser drugs, use and risks
  • Oropharyngeal suctioning
  • Types of secretion
  • Procedures and associated risks
  • Ethical and legal responsibilities

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