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Health and Social Care Training Courses

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
This course extrapolates from conventional generics into the specialised area of biosimilars. By combining aspects of technology, regulatory affairs and...
3 Day Masterclass in Orphan Drugs
Terrapinn Training
3,000 GBP
Multiple (2)
The 3 day masterclass in Orphan Drugs is for professionals who want to learn more about the details of entering...
3 Day Masterclass in Precision Medicine
Terrapinn Training
3,000 GBP
Multiple (2)
Gain insight into the past, present and future of precision medicine.This course is ideally suited to those already working in...
3 Day Masterclass Vaccines
Terrapinn Training
3,000 GBP
Multiple (3)
The course will deliver a wide range introduction covering all aspects of vaccines – their research, development, manufacture, commercial aspects...
30 Day Ultimate Raw Food Programme
Centre of Excellence Online Ltd
137 GBP
Distance
You may have heard of a raw food diet before but not fully understood what it entails or you may...
A Level Psychology Fast Track Course
UK Open College Ltd
399 GBP
Distance
This A Level Psychology fast track course has been designed to provide a broad introduction to the scope and nature...
A Level Sociology Fast Track Course
UK Open College Ltd
399 GBP
Distance
A Level Sociology Fast Track courses, This course covers the brand new spec introduced in september 2015. This distance learning course has...
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...
Accredited Level 3 Diploma in Addiction Counselling
Oxford Learning College
850 GBP
Distance
Addiction has been and will continue to be an issue that becomes problematic and needing psychological support for some. Addiction...
Accredited Level 3 Diploma in Alexander Technique
Oxford Learning College
850 GBP
Distance
This diploma is designed to explore Alexander Technique. The Alexander Technique is more than just acquiring a 'good posture'; it...
Accredited Level 3 Diploma in Anatomy and Physiology
Oxford Learning College
850 GBP
Distance
This diploma is designed to explore Anatomy and Physiology. Within this course you will introduces body systems in a logical...
Accredited Level 3 Diploma in Bereavement Counselling
Oxford Learning College
850 GBP
Distance
  This Quality Assured, Level 3 Diploma in Bereavement Counselling, is aimed at providing those with counselling experience and/or introductory...
Accredited Level 3 Diploma in Child and Adolescent Counselling
Oxford Learning College
850 GBP
Distance
  All counselling has a link to helping people overcome a psychological problem with the use of a safe and...
Accredited Level 3 Diploma in Child Care & Development
Oxford Learning College
850 GBP
Distance
This diploma is designed to explore Child Care & Development. On this course you will explore an in depth study...
Accredited Level 3 Diploma in Child Coaching
Oxford Learning College
850 GBP
Distance
  This diploma is designed for those who are considering becoming a child coach or to those who wish to...
Accredited Level 3 Diploma in Child Development
Oxford Learning College
850 GBP
Distance
The course is affiliated by ABC Awards by Oxford Distance Learning College and means that the contents and quality of...
Accredited Level 3 Diploma in Child Psychology
Oxford Learning College
850 GBP
Distance
The cognizance of children is one of the most studied areas of psychology. The history of children shows that they...
Accredited Level 3 Diploma in Childcare
Oxford Learning College
850 GBP
Distance
This course is an in depth study of what qualities are needed to work in the field of childcare and...
Accredited Level 3 Diploma in Counselling
Oxford Learning College
850 GBP
Distance
This Level 3 Course in Counselling is designed to provide an introduction to those students who may be considering a...
Accredited Level 3 Diploma in Dementia Care
Oxford Learning College
850 GBP
Distance
This Quality Assured, Level 3 Diploma in Dementia Care is aimed at providing those with some adult social care experience...
Accredited Level 3 Diploma in Diet and Nutrition
Oxford Learning College
850 GBP
Distance
Obesity is now the greatest threat to our health. Why are food and water important and why do we need...
Accredited Level 3 Diploma in Drama
Oxford Learning College
850 GBP
Distance
This diploma is designed to explore Drama. You will review and explore a variety of Shakespeare scenes and plays such...
Accredited Level 3 Diploma in Family Counselling
Oxford Learning College
850 GBP
Distance
This Quality Assured, Level 3 Diploma in Family Counselling, is aimed at providing those with counselling experience and/or introductory qualifications,...
Accredited Level 3 Diploma in Health & Social Care
Oxford Learning College
850 GBP
Distance
This Level 3 Course in Health and Social Care is designed to provide an introduction to those students who have...
Accredited Level 3 Diploma in Health Coaching
Oxford Learning College
850 GBP
Distance
In order to deliver Health coaching, the first skill is to have a detailed knowledge of ‘Health’ since it is...
Accredited Level 3 Diploma in Homeopathy
Oxford Learning College
850 GBP
Distance
This diploma is designed for those interested in holistic medicine and how it is used to treat conditions. The course...
Accredited Level 3 Diploma in Mental Health & Social Care
Oxford Learning College
850 GBP
Distance
This Quality Assured, Level 3 Diploma in Mental Health & Social Care is aimed at providing those with some social...
Accredited Level 3 Diploma in Nutritional Therapy
Oxford Learning College
850 GBP
Distance
Nutritional Therapy is the use of food and nutrition to maintain health and well being through the understanding of the...
Accredited Level 3 Diploma in Personal Training and Sports Coach
Oxford Learning College
850 GBP
Distance
There has been a growing trend of obesity reaching epidemic proportions in the UK and globally. With people of all...
Accredited Level 3 Diploma in Relationship and Couples Counselli
Oxford Learning College
850 GBP
Distance
Relationship or couples counselling has gained much popularity over recent years, possibly due to the complexities and expectations of modern...
Accredited Level 3 Diploma in Sports Nutrition
Oxford Learning College
850 GBP
Distance
Our body needs energy to carry out the most basic, but vital functions such as breathing, pumping the heart and...
Accredited Level 3 Diploma in Sports Psychology
Oxford Learning College
850 GBP
Distance
This diploma is designed to explore Sports Psychology. There will be a brief historical overview and exploration of the scientific...
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
349 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
         
(1)
649 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)
1,189 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 Conversion of Advanced Fitness Instructor to Personal Trainer Status QCF
Open Study College
399 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
349 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
649 GBP
Distance
This course covers the Personal Trainer role from all the key angles, equipping you with the underpinning scientific knowledge to...
Acupressure Diploma Course
Centre of Excellence Online Ltd
164 GBP
Distance
Acupressure is based on the concept of life energy (also known as Chi or Qi), which flows through the body...
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...
Acupuncture Diploma Course
Centre of Excellence Online Ltd
206 GBP
Distance
Acupuncture works on a deep level to help patients recover their physical and mental harmony. Not only can it restore...
Addiction Counselling
Open Study College
339 GBP
Distance
This is an ideal course for anyone considering a career as an addiction counsellor, or for qualified counsellors who want...
Addiction Therapy Diploma Course
Centre of Excellence Online Ltd
127 GBP
Distance
This Addiction Therapy Diploma introduces students to the course by concentrating on the nature of addiction itself. Students will understand...
ADHD Awareness Diploma Course
Centre of Excellence Online Ltd
127 GBP
Distance
ADHD, or attention deficit hyperactivity disorder has had a lot of bad press and is often misunderstood by those who...
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...
Adult Nursing & Social Care Training
Study365
24 GBP
Distance
The field of Nursing and Patient Care Assisting is a rewarding career for those who wish to work in profession...
Adult Nursing Training
Global Edulink
35 GBP
Distance
There are few careers that are as rewarding, or that allow you to work with such a variety of people....
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....
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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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