Healthcare 1st choice department provide training that exceeds the Essential Standards of Care Quality according to the Care Quality Commission

All courses meet skills for Care Common induction Standards Relevant Statutory Requirements and the Level Two Diploma  in Health and Social Care.

Training is provided at our own training premise in Whitchurch where we provide extensive range of courses which are listed below.

  • Moving and Handling
  • Safeguarding of Vulnerable Adults
  • Medication Management
  • Infection Control
  • Health and safety
  • First Aid
  • Principles of care
  • Report writing
  • Equality, diversity, inclusion and Human rights
  • Infection control
  • Food Hygiene
  • Nutrition and Hydration
  • Continence care
  • Risk assessment / Health and safety, COSHH, fire training
  • Dementia awareness
  • Mental capacity and Dols
  • Dealing with Challenging behavior and aggression
  • Dignity, respect and person centered care

In addition, our staff complete training in areas such as Food hygiene, diet and nutrition, Mental Capacity Act and basic first aid. Staff will also complete any training specific to your needs and can include Epilepsy Awareness, Learning disability awareness and catheter care.

NVQ’s provided from local colleges.