Norfolk & Suffolk Care Support Ltd

Courses and workshops

We publicise a range of courses and workshops of interest to the local care sector. Please browse or use the search facility below.

If you are running a course or workshop you would like publicised, or have spare spaces on some training you are holding, please submit it using the tab on the left.

18th Mar

How to handle and administer medication in person's own home

Norfolk Medicines Support Service deliver a virtual training pack to carers who work in domiciliary care, supported living, reablement, housing with care and day services.

Learning Outcomes

  • Learn how to administer medications to patients safely
  • Gain a practical insight into medicine legislation and administration
  • Understand how to use the Medicines Administration Records (MAR) Chart
  • Discover more about the NMSS and referral process

Who is the course for?

  • This course is aimed at care and support workers who need to handle and administer medication as part of their role
  • Initial medication training is suitable if you have never done NMSS training before

When is the course?
Throughout 2021, one course per month, on a Thursday from 9:30am – 12:30pm.

How will the course be delivered?

All courses are delivered online via MS Teams by qualified Pharmacy Technicians.

Certificate

Attendees will receive a certificate on completion of training.


Price Information

£30 per delegate

Start

9:30am
18th Mar

End

12:30pm

Venue

Online vis MS Teams,

Booking Details

Provider Name
Norfolk Medicines Support Service

Contact Name
Amelia Raby

Email
Click To Email Course

Telephone
01603 217604

Website
https://www.ardengemcsu.nhs.uk/nmss

Flyer
Click here to download flyer


18th Mar

Medicines Management in Care Homes

Attendees will gain the competencies required for giving medication to care home residents in accordance with the relevant standards and guidelines as set out by the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE), the Care Quality Commission (CQC), the Royal Pharmaceutical Society and the Care Certificate.

Our experienced team of pharmacists and pharmacy technicians have an in-depth knowledge of care home policy, CQC medication requirements, NICE guidance and local policy. We conduct medicines management reviews, audit current service, undertake reviews of medication in conjunction with GPs and provide support and guidance for all residential and nursing homes.

Our training courses are comprehensive and suitable for staff from all care homes, including those registered to accommodate people with dementia and learning difficulties. As well as nursing and residential care home staff, the courses are also suitable for all care agency staff.


Price Information

£30.00 per delegate, whole home training can be arranged if requested

Start

9:30am
18th Mar

End

1:00pm
18th Mar

Venue

Via Microsoft Teams,
Norfolk,
NR7 0WG

Cost

£30

Booking Details

Provider Name
Arden and Gem CSU

Contact Name
Sandra Parnell-Cook

Email
Click To Email Course

Telephone
07867 528610


15th Apr

How to handle and administer medication in person's own home

Norfolk Medicines Support Service deliver a virtual training pack to carers who work in domiciliary care, supported living, reablement, housing with care and day services.

Learning Outcomes

  • Learn how to administer medications to patients safely
  • Gain a practical insight into medicine legislation and administration
  • Understand how to use the Medicines Administration Records (MAR) Chart
  • Discover more about the NMSS and referral process

Who is the course for?

  • This course is aimed at care and support workers who need to handle and administer medication as part of their role
  • Initial medication training is suitable if you have never done NMSS training before

When is the course?
Throughout 2021, one course per month, on a Thursday from 9:30am – 12:30pm.

How will the course be delivered?

All courses are delivered online via MS Teams by qualified Pharmacy Technicians.

Certificate

Attendees will receive a certificate on completion of training.


Price Information

£30 per delegate

Start

9:30am
15th Apr

End

12:30pm

Venue

Online vis MS Teams,

Booking Details

Provider Name
Norfolk Medicines Support Service

Contact Name
Amelia Raby

Email
Click To Email Course

Telephone
01603 217604

Website
https://www.ardengemcsu.nhs.uk/nmss

Flyer
Click here to download flyer


29th Apr

Medicines Management in Care Homes

Attendees will gain the competencies required for giving medication to care home residents in accordance with the relevant standards and guidelines as set out by the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE), the Care Quality Commission (CQC), the Royal Pharmaceutical Society and the Care Certificate.

Our experienced team of pharmacists and pharmacy technicians have an in-depth knowledge of care home policy, CQC medication requirements, NICE guidance and local policy. We conduct medicines management reviews, audit current service, undertake reviews of medication in conjunction with GPs and provide support and guidance for all residential and nursing homes.

Our training courses are comprehensive and suitable for staff from all care homes, including those registered to accommodate people with dementia and learning difficulties. As well as nursing and residential care home staff, the courses are also suitable for all care agency staff.


Price Information

£30.00 per person whole home training can be arranged if requested.

Start

9:30am
29th Apr

End

1:00pm
29th Apr

Venue

Arden and Gem CSU,
Norwich,
NR7 0WG

Cost

£30

Booking Details

Provider Name
Arden and Gem CSU

Contact Name
Sandra Parnell-Cook

Email
Click To Email Course

Telephone
07867 528610


24th May

Medicines Management in Care Homes

Attendees will gain the competencies required for giving medication to care home residents in accordance with the relevant standards and guidelines as set out by the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE), the Care Quality Commission (CQC), the Royal Pharmaceutical Society and the Care Certificate.

Our experienced team of pharmacists and pharmacy technicians have an in-depth knowledge of care home policy, CQC medication requirements, NICE guidance and local policy. We conduct medicines management reviews, audit current service, undertake reviews of medication in conjunction with GPs and provide support and guidance for all residential and nursing homes.

Our training courses are comprehensive and suitable for staff from all care homes, including those registered to accommodate people with dementia and learning difficulties. As well as nursing and residential care home staff, the courses are also suitable for all care agency staff.


Price Information

£30.00 per person whole home training can be arranged if requested.

Start

9:30am
24th May

End

1:00pm
24th May

Venue

Arden and Gem CSU,
Norwich,
NR7 0WG

Cost

£30

Booking Details

Provider Name
Arden and Gem CSU

Contact Name
Sandra Parnell-Cook

Email
Click To Email Course

Telephone
07867 528610


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