Courses

What do we offer?

Caring: Be The Difference Ltd offers a wide range of courses in the Health and Social Care Industry.
Operating in and around the Lancashire area, with extra fee's for courses further out. 

FIRST AID AT WORK (FAW)This is a one day course and includes:
How to perform CPR on a child and adult
What to do if an adult or child is choking. How to put a person in the recovery position
How to treat shock, bleeding and many other medical conditions e.g. stroke
£70 per person, maximum 8 people per course


DIGNITY IN CAREThis is a two hour course and includes:
Why dignity is important in a HSC setting? 
Who is responsible for it?
£17.50 per person or £200 per session, maximum 12 people per course.

INFECTION CONTROLThis is a two hour course and includes:
Hand washing and how to prevent the spread of infectious diseases.
Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
£17.50 per person or £200 per session, maximum 12 people per course.

CARDIO-PULMONARY RESUSCITATION (CPR) AND USE OF AED, CHOKING AND RECOVERY
POSITIONThis is a two hour course and includes:
How to perform CPR on a children and adults.
How and when to use AED (automated external defibrillator)
What to do if an adult or child is choking. 
How to put a person in the recovery position.
£35 per person or £280 per session, maximum 8 people per course.


MOVING AND HANDLING TECHNIQUESThis is a two hour course and includes:
Anatomy and physiology
How to use hoists, slings and slide sheets (only if the equipment is available)
£32.50 per person or £260 per session, maximum 8 people per course


END OF LIFE (EOL) CARE PLANNING - This is a four hour course and includes:
Physical, emotional and psychological awareness

Medications needed at EOL
Advanced care planning
£300 per session, maximum 12 people

PERSONAL CARE - This is a four hour course and includes:
The correct way to care for a service user
Washing (bed baths)
The importance of diet, fluids and mouth care
£300 per session, maximum 12 people

Other courses are available on request e.g. medication awareness training and diet and fluid awareness training.
A loyalty card system is in place, so if you buy 5 of the 2 hour courses you can have the 6th one for free.