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Falls Prevention – Cohort 9

13 October - 10:00 am - 12:30 pm


Fully funded

Half day course

Staff will look at how to prevent falls by conducting risk assessments, self-assessments and implementing person-centred strategies to reduce falls, liaise with family and professional services. You will understand how to identify, assess and have an awareness on the procedures necessary to reduce the risk of falls.

By the end of the course learners will be able to:
• How to risk assess for falls and carry out provider risk assessments and update policies
• Strategies that can be implemented to reduce falls. This includes reviewing environments, medication, technology, visual awareness, footwear, nutrition and hydration and action planning
• Increased awareness of the common causes of falls
• Linking with professionals

Learners will be expected to be engaged in learning, participate in all activities including group discussions, share their own experiences of working in the care sector, whilst respecting confidentiality, and to share best practice examples.
A Onefile (e-portfolio) profile will be created on the learners behalf to support them in the completion of their course

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Details

Date:
13 October
Time:
10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Cost:
Fully funded
Courses Category:

Venue

Zoom
Aimed at:
Ancillary Staff, Care Staff, Deputy staff, HR staff, Managers, Registered Nurses, Senior staff, Team Leaders, Training Co-ordinators
Service User focus:
Dementia, Elderly, Learning Disability, Autism, Drug misuse
Care Setting focus:
Residential, Homecare, Supported Living, Nursing Home