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BOOK NOW ****FREE INFECTION PREVENTION CONTROL TRAINING – SUPPORT OFFER DURING COVID19***

Working under the direction of the Local Resilience Forum with the Local Authority, Public Health and Health, so that the local system continues to support you and your home with infection prevention and control, we are pleased to offer you training and support sessions which will cover three important aspects:

·         Infection Prevention and Control

·         Donning and Doffing of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

·         How to undertake a COVID 19 Swab  

The training will be delivered virtually via Microsoft Teams and will last no longer than 2 hours. You can download Microsoft teams from https://www.microsoft.com/en-gb/microsoft-365/microsoft-teams/download-app

The session will be live and interactive. Participants MUST have access to a laptop/PC with a camera that is connected to the internet.

Please follow the Eventbrite link below where you will be able to select a date and time to attend. Sessions are available at a range of times throughout the working week.

IF YOU ARE BOOKING FOR SOMEONE ELSE, PLEASE MAKE SURE THAT ONE SEPARATE BOOKING IS MADE PER INDIVIDUAL.

Please book via eventbrite

Preparation

All the training and preparation materials required can be found at the COVID19 care training web pages

Please ensure that you have accessed, viewed and read these materials before attending a session.  Each participant must have access to the necessary PPE for the donning and doffing of PPE element of the training session – an apron, gloves, mask and eye protection

Who should attend? Care Home Managers, Registered Nurses, Senior Care Workers

Each session will:

  • Provide expert training that can be cascaded to others
  • Offer small groups of no more than 8 homes with live conversation and practical elements
  • Support Providers with CQC regulations under the Health and Social Care Act, regulation 12 outcome 8 and provide evidence

CPD certificates will be issued following the training

Over the next few weeks we are also aiming to develop further training offers across Sussex and will advertise via the Local Authority Communications.

With thanks for everything you are doing to support the people living in your home.

If you have any questions regarding this training please contact Public Health Enquiries PublicHealthEnquiries@eastsussex.gov.uk

 

Attachments

Links to useful resources

Links to resources for:

Built Environment

Clinical

Decontamination of Linen

Environmental Cleaning

General

NICE

 

Hydration Champions

Full details of the role and training available.

Oral Health Champion

Full details of the role and training available.

IPC Champions Role

Full details of the role.

Care Home Toothbrushing Demo

Flyer for Care Home Toothbrushing Demo.

IPC Study Day

Agenda for the IPC Study Day

IPC Managing an Outbreak in Adult Social Care environments

Details of half day training around the challenges of managing an outbreak in an Adult Social Care environment.