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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.

Learn more about Health and Social Care training courses here - Browse the courses below and Request Information to find out more, and a training provider will contact you.

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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 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...
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/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
349 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 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....
Advanced Autism Awareness Diploma
Centre of Excellence Online Ltd
123 GBP
Distance
Written and developed by the well respected authority on autism who authored our Autism Awareness Course, this course has been...
Advanced Biotech Negotiation and Deal Closing
Terrapinn Training
4,250 SGD
Multiple (2)
The 2 Day Masterclass in Biotech Negotiating and Deal Closing is an interactive course focused on building discount cash flow...
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 CBT Diploma Course
Centre of Excellence Online Ltd
127 GBP
Distance
Cognitive Behaviour Therapy is a highly successful therapy that is continually increasing in effectiveness and in many cases is more...
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 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
349 GBP
Distance
Counsellors provide a valuable service which requires a solid knowledge of the skills and techniques used to meet a clients...
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
349 GBP
Distance
Unit 1: The Digestive System Organs which are responsible for digestion Digestive process Role of each of the digestive organs...
Advanced Nutrition for Weight Loss Diploma Course
Centre of Excellence Online Ltd
127 GBP
Distance
This course is ideal for those that are either looking to work with clients helping them to lose weight and...
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 Psychology Level 4
Open Study College
349 GBP
Distance
Unit 1: Social Influence and Conformity Internalisation Identification Compliance Informational social influence Normative social influence Conformity to social roles Explanations...
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...
Aesthetic Dentistry: Aesthetic Restorative Procedures
University College London (UCL)
2,600 GBP
London
Aesthetic Dentistry: Aesthetic Restorative Procedures A five day course on popular topics in aesthetic dentistry for dental practitioners. Learn about...
Aging & Society
Ed-Next
621 GBP
Distance
Aging & Society introduces you to gerontology in a compassionate way that helps you understand seniors and know how to...
Airbrush Tanning Business Diploma Course
Centre of Excellence Online Ltd
106 GBP
Distance
From the course, you will discover how airbrush tanning is defined. This includes why it has come about and the...
Alcohol and Drug Counselling
BSY
287 GBP
Distance
Gain an understanding of the essentials in identifying alcohol and drug dependency problems. You will learn how to form an...
Alexander Technique
BSY
225 GBP
Distance
Learn the Alexander Technique which focuses on improved posture to create striking physical and mental improvements in a diverse array...
Alexander Technique Diploma
Centre of Excellence Online Ltd
164 GBP
Distance
Youll learn how the practice has evolved and the principles that guide it, the anatomy and physiology of the human...
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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
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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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