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Training

SIGNAL have partnered with iHasco, a local training company, to provide the following training courses. These courses are primarily targeted at people working in the care sector but as carers you should find them useful.

 

ASSESSING MENTAL CAPACITY

This training course guides you through the process of assessing a person's mental capacity to make decisions for themselves. It looks at the Mental Capacity Act 2005 and the 5 key principles involved in assessing mental capacity. It also looks at capacity assessment examples and how to deal with disagreements and complaints.

MOVING AND HANDLING PEOPLE

This online Moving and Handling training explains the process of moving someone safely and gives step-by-step guidance, showing the most common lifts and moves. This training is ideal for those working in the care sector, where moving and handling people are regular occurrences.

SAFEGUARDING VULNERABLE ADULTS

Safeguarding Vulnerable Adults is a course for anyone who works with, helps, or supports adults at risk. It covers the signs of abuse and explains what to do if you suspect something is happening to a vulnerable adult. It's all about sensitive handling and timely intervention.

 

REGISTRATION

These courses can be carried out:

  • Online by yourself
  • At our office with support
  • Or in a classroom setting

 

FREE for Carers (Small cost for paid personal assistants / support workers).

Please let us know if you would like to register for one or more of these courses.

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