Health and Wellbeing For Severely Frail Residents- 22/23

Date & Time:

Wednesday 21 September 2022 (09:30 - 12:30)

Venue:

Sutton Civic Offices, G1A, St Nicholas Way, Sutton, SM1 1EA

Detail:

TARGET GROUP

This course is targeted to staff working within Adult Social Care and commissioned providers within Nursing, Residential and Day Care Services, including Home Carers in the London Borough of Sutton. 

COURSE OVERVIEW

The aims of the course are to help professional to develop knowledge and understanding about falls management, manual handling and use of equipment.

LEARNING OUTCOMES

By the end of the training participants will understand:

  • To understand the overall impact of falls
  • To understand the types of falls and common causes for falls
  • How to complete  a Falls Risk Assessment 
  • Describe strategies that will reduce risk of falls
  • To understand the Falls Pathway for falls management
  • What to do if someone has fallen
  • Refresh knowledge of safe manual handling techniques

 

Places Available:

20

Further Information:

Trainer:

Nina Kite, Occupational Therapist

Venue Details:

Sutton Civic Offices, G1A, St Nicholas Way, Sutton, SM1 1EA

(020 8770 5000)