Meeting resident needs, CQC and Skills for Care requirements

A full range of courses to meet the needs of the people you support, and build the confidence of learners to deliver the best care possible. Our essential and clinical care training courses are designed in line with published guidance and each allows time to discuss learner experiences and situations looking for advice and solutions.

Enquire about our courses

For all booking and course information regarding our Essential and Clinical Care Training Courses, please write to use at admin@independent-training.co.uk or call us on 01242 585 975.

A four day course covering the knowledge elements of the Care Certificate, including Qualsafe accredited Emergency First Aid at Work and Gloucestershire County Council’s accredited Adult Safeguarding courses.

A half day suitable for all learners who support or may support individuals with dementia and their families.

A half day course mixing theory and practical covering all you need to know to support an individual with diabetes, including medication, insulin and blood sugar monitoring.

A half day course suitable for anyone supporting individuals with dysphagia covering causes, symptoms and diet management.

A half day course for learners looking for a greater understanding in Enteral or PEG feeding or medication administration.  A simulated practical assessment is included to develop skill and confidence.

A half day course suitable for all which provides relevant theoretical knowledge and skill along with a simulated practical administration of Buccal Midazolam.

A half day course suitable for all learners covering the essentials of food safety to build confidence when preparing and presenting food to individuals.

A half day Gloucestershire County Council Level 2 accredited course providing an understanding of safeguarding for adults.

A half day course designed for those working within health and social care covering confidentiality, the principles of data security, GDPR, the Caldicott principles, record keeping and reporting.

A full day course designed to support those with management responsibility for medication to meet their legislative requirements.

A full day course designed to provide knowledge and confidence to anyone who administers medication within health and social care.

A half day course designed for anyone requiring refresher training covering safe handling of medication within health and social care.

A half day Gloucestershire County Council Level 2 accredited course providing an understanding of Mental Capacity and Deprivation on Liberty Safeguards for adults.

A half day course designed for all levels of care worker, personal assistant or family member covering the theoretical and practical knowledge needed to become confident working with a stoma.

Designed for front line workers this sensitively delivered half day course will help learners when supporting individuals who are nearing the end of their life.

A half day course for front line workers, volunteers and family members providing an understanding of the reasons for and management of behaviours that challenge.