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Health and Social Care Training Courses

Health Care Courses and Social Care Training

Those professionals that work in Health Care and Social Care require frequent training in order for them to be qualified to work in healthcare or social work. Training and courses are designed specifically for social workers, nurses and health care assistants and as well as providing vital updates, advance delegates professional development and enable a more efficient and effective service.

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3 Day Masterclass Biosimilars
Terrapinn Training
3,000 GBP
London
The market for generic versions of biologics – biosimilars – has also become a huge growth area with patent expiration...
3 Day Masterclass Biotech Startup
Terrapinn Training
3,000 GBP
London
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3 Day Masterclass in Biotech Startup
Terrapinn Training
3,000 GBP
London
The 3 Day MBA in Biotech Start up leads you through the main strategies required to establish, build and manage...
3 Day Masterclass Stem Cells
Terrapinn Training
5,030 USD
Washington
The  3 Day MBA in Stem Cells  is an introductory level course aimed at those who are new to the...
3 Day Masterclass Vaccines
Terrapinn Training
3,000 GBP
Multiple (2)
At the  3 Day MBA in Vaccines,  you'll explore all the critical issues and challenges in the global vaccines industry. At...
A Level in Health and Social Care (Full AS+A2) H103 H503
Oxford College
315 GBP
Distance
  Awarding body: OCR AS – H103 A2 – H503   This Health and Social Care GCE will suit those...
A' Level Psychology (AS/A2)
eDistance Learning
         
(3)
315 GBP
Distance
A distance learning course is the ideal way to gain an A Level in Psychology. Whether you're looking to go...
A Parent's Guide to Adolescents
Ed-Next
87 GBP
Distance
Why do they act that way? That is the question all parents of teenagers have asked themselves at one time...
A Taste of Counselling
National Extension College
         
(1)
150 GBP
Distance
This brief A Taste of Counselling course is designed to provide interested individuals with a greater understanding of the personal...
Abnormal Psychology (Level 3)
eDistance Learning
         
(1)
365 GBP
Distance
A distance learning course is the ideal way to gain a diploma in Abnormal Psychology. Whether you're looking to go...
Acquired Brain Injuries (Level 2) Course
UK Learning College
376 GBP
Distance
Course Overview A distance learning course is the ideal way to gain a Level 2 qualification in Acquired Brain Injuries....
Acrylic Nails Diploma course
UK Open College Ltd
449 GBP
Distance
crylic nails home learning course: This Nail Technician course is ideal for those students looking to train to become fully...
Active IQ Level 2 Award in Adapting Fitness Instruction for Adolescents - QCF
Open Study College
449 GBP
Distance
Qualification Accreditation Number:  (QCF) 500/7244/4 Three stages of adolescence Teenage obesity Physiological changes and the effects of exercise in adolescents...
Active IQ Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instruction
Open Study College
699 GBP
Distance
This step by step Fitness Instruction course features everything you need to know to become a Fitness Instructor, from anatomy...
Active IQ Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instruction and Level 3 Certificate in Personal Training
Open Study College
1,399 GBP
Distance
A combined distance learning course accredited by ActiveIQ, designed for those wishing to become both a Gym Instructor and a...
Active IQ Level 3 Award in Business Skills for Fitness Professionals
Open Study College
389 GBP
Distance
QCF Number: 600/1776/4 Unit 1 F/503/1798 Improving your business skills (2 Credits) Proposals to start a new business SMART objectives...
Active IQ Level 3 Award in Conversion of Advanced Fitness Instructor to Personal Trainer Status QCF
Open Study College
449 GBP
Distance
Qualification Accreditation Number: 501/1222/3 Heart and circulatory system Endocrine system Design physical activity programmes  Physical measurement Principles of nutrition  Key...
Active IQ Level 3 Award in Designing Exercise Programmes for Older Adults
Open Study College
419 GBP
Distance
Unit 1 H/504/3555 Physical activity and health considerations for the older adult Effects of an ageing population Physiological and biomechanical...
Active IQ Level 3 Certificate in Personal Training
Open Study College
899 GBP
Distance
This course covers the Personal Trainer role from all the key angles, equipping you with the underpinning scientific knowledge to...
Acupressure/Acupuncture
BSY
333 GBP
Distance
Learn the Westernised methods of the ancient healing practice of Acupuncture with methods which do not require needles. Acupressure is...
Addiction Counselling
Open Study College
379 GBP
Distance
This is an ideal course for anyone considering a career as an addiction counsellor, or for qualified counsellors who want...
Addiction Counselling (Level 3)
eDistance Learning
         
(2)
365 GBP
Distance
A distance learning course is the ideal way to gain a diploma in Addiction Counselling. Whether you're looking to go...
Administering Intravenous Injection
University of West England - UWE
350 GBP
Bristol
The aim of the College of Radiographers Certificate of Competence in Administering Intravenous Injection (IV) study day is to develop...
Adolescent Health
Imperial College - School of Professional Development
300 GBP
London
Appropriate training for medical professionals is essential to ensuring that young people are able to access and benefit from age...
Adult Protection (Stage 1)
UKHSE Training & Consultancy
75 GBP
Multiple (2)
Abuse is a violation of an individual’s human and civil rights, by any other person or persons. Abuse may be perpetrated...
Advanced Aromatherapy
BSY
379 GBP
Distance
While massage has been practised for healing and pleasure, incorporating aromatic essential oils unlocks a new dimension in massage treatments....
Advanced Biotech Negotiation and Deal Closing
Terrapinn Training
3,000 GBP
London
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Advanced Biotech Negotiation and Deal Closing
Terrapinn Training
3,000 GBP
London
The 3 Day MBA in Biotech Start up leads you through the main strategies required to establish, build and manage...
Advanced Cardiac Care
University of West England - UWE
Bristol
On successful completion of this Advanced Cardiac Care module you will be able to: Demonstrate an in depth knowledge and...
Advanced Certificate in Health Service Governance
ICSA: The Governance Institute
975 GBP
Distance
The Advanced Certificate in Health Service Governance is designed for those working in or with the NHS, specifically those responsible...
Advanced Chinese Massage & Acupressure
BSY
333 GBP
Distance
A focus on the holistic approach to health and well being, placing prevention alongside the cure, is the motivating force...
Advanced Colour Therapy
BSY
333 GBP
Distance
Armed with the research that colour can have an effect on us psychologically and physically, colour therapy is becoming an...
Advanced Corporate Stress Management
BSY
379 GBP
Distance
Office related stress affects as many as 1 in 5 people in the UK alone. These statistics could be understood...
Advanced Counselling (Level 4)
eDistance Learning
         
(2)
369 GBP
Distance
A distance learning course is the ideal way to gain an Advanced Counselling award. Whether you're looking to go on...
Advanced Counselling Skills
BSY
         
(1)
225 GBP
Distance
Build on the skills you developed in the Basic Counselling Skills course, and get trained to a professional level with...
Advanced Counsellor and Psychotherapist Level 4
Open Study College
379 GBP
Distance
Counsellors provide a valuable service which requires a solid knowledge of the skills and techniques used to meet a clients...
Advanced Counsellor and Psychotherapist (Level 4) Course
UK Learning College
474 GBP
Distance
Course Overview A distance learning course is the ideal way to gain a Advanced Counsellor and Psychotherapist award. Whether you're...
Advanced Crystal Healing
BSY
333 GBP
Distance
Crystal healing theory is founded on the theory that organs and cells of the body react to particular patterns of...
Advanced Feng Shui
BSY
333 GBP
Distance
If you wish to make your own environment more harmonious and to advise others as a consultant, this course offers...
Advanced Flower Essences
BSY
308 GBP
Distance
Do you have an interest in the healing properties of flowers? Whether you have a strong interest in flower essences...
Advanced Meditation
BSY
333 GBP
Distance
Learn how to ease tension and anxiety, manage stress, and regain a personal feeling of well being with this advanced...
Advanced Nutrition and Health Level 3
Open Study College
379 GBP
Distance
Unit 1: The Digestive System Organs which are responsible for digestion Digestive process Role of each of the digestive organs...
Advanced Personal Fitness Trainer
BSY
225 GBP
Distance
Armed with an expertise in advanced personal fitness training, you could reap the rewards of working in this satisfying field....
Advanced Practice in Health and Social Care (Level 4) Course
UK Learning College
411 GBP
Distance
Course Overview A distance learning course is the ideal way to gain a qualification in Health and Social Care. Whether you're...
Advanced Psychology (Level 4)
eDistance Learning
         
(1)
375 GBP
Distance
A distance learning course is the ideal way to gain an Advanced Psychology award. Whether you're looking to go on...
Advanced Psychotherapy
BSY
333 GBP
Distance
In this advanced psychotherapy course, you will learn how to implement techniques to help patients articulate and understand feelings about...
Advanced Reflexology
BSY
379 GBP
Distance
Reflexology is a synthesis of ancient healing skills with modern developments and research. Reflexology is a skill with a well...
Advanced Stress Consultant
BSY
525 GBP
Distance
As technology increases the stress it was once promised to decrease and the pace of modern life accelerates, stress has...
Advanced Yoga Teacher (Hatha Yoga)
BSY
333 GBP
Distance
Explore the fascinating origin, development and philosophy of Hatha Yoga with this distance course by BSY. You will gain an...
Advancing Practice in Long Term Conditions
University of West England - UWE
Bristol
On successful completion of Advancing Practice in Long Term Conditions, level 3 (UZWSVQ 20 3) module, you will be able...
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Health care and social care

health and social care courses

As one of the most important service sectors in the UK, Health and social care has received a lot of support from new government initiatives thus more and more professionals are employed and working in health and social care. Health and social care professionals require training that not only provides them with the skills and knowledge to treat and care for patients, but also provides service-users with more independence, choice and control.

As our population grows and ages, the UK needs more and more well-trained and multi-skilled carers for both health care and social care. There is a wide variety of rewarding employment opportunities available to care workers in the UK. Healthcare professionals and social care workers help and care for those in need or who are vulnerable which provides them with a unique sense of personal and career fulfilment.

Health and Social Care training courses

There is a wide and far-reaching variety of training courses available for health care and social care professionals. Training courses are designed for specific fields, and focus on areas that professionals need skills development and update training in.

Courses are also designed to cater for differing levels of expertise, and start with 'Introduction to Health and Social Care' and expand into very specific skills. Health care courses embrace all the goods and services designed to promote health, including preventive, curative and palliative interventions. Social care courses for social workers are designed to cover areas of social problems and integration including neglect and abuse, their causes, their solutions and their human impacts. Further along in healthcare careers there are training courses designed to help healthcare managers and management to lead and direct their health care teams.

Health and social care courses Open / public health and social care courses
company specific health and social care courses Company specific / in house health and social courses
distance learning health and social care courses Distance Learning health and social care courses

Healthcare training courses

Health and social care training courses

Health care professionals require a lot of training, and courses to keep them up-to-date with legislations and skills that help them care for their patients in the best and most qualified ways. Thus the training opportunities for healthcare workers and health care assistants are wide-ranging, and includes many levels of qualifications, degrees and certificates to prove the level of professional development achieved. Healthcare training courses offer theory and principle based skills including approaches to caring as well as specific policies and practices or focus on a particular aspect of provision. Courses in healthcare also cover issues of caring for those with mental health problems, palliative care or examining the role of complementary and alternative medicine

Healthcare courses are delivered as short healthcare courses for the public, or in house healthcare courses that are specific to your company, as well as distance learning healthcare courses that individuals study for either alongside their work, or ion order to further their career in healthcare.

moving and handling courses Moving and handling patients related courses

Social Care / Social Work training courses

social care courses

Social work and social care is an important area of health and social care in the UK. Social workers, or social carers provide an invaluable service to people and patients throughout the country. Social work includes the caring of patients, caring for people with disabilities, caring for children, and caring for the elderly.

Within social work training covers areas that develop carers professionally and lead to more effective social carers, more efficient workers and even lead into administrative or management positions.

Social workers may find themselves working in many different areas of social care, for which specific training is required. Many social care courses help carers develop skills in the following areas:

  • counselling
  • caring
  • the law
  • theories and practice

Training courses are designed for the type of organisation, which includes open / public social care courses, and for specific care homes inhouse social care courses, and for those care workers who want to study alongside their work there are a variety of distance learning social care courses.

Health and Lifestyle training courseshealth and social care courses

When working with health and social care, professionals come into situations when they require training in health and lifestyle. Training and courses in health and lifestyle are varied and range from as much as Acupuncture to Yoga, and aim to provide delegates with the knowledge to help and guide people in making the right choices to achieve good health for themselves or for those they care for. Other courses also help carers manage their own health responsibly, and that of others. A popular mode of training is distance learning health & lifestyle courses.

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