SWAMP Training 2020-21- Multiple locations – dates

100% Mandatory Training compliant & Band 6 (or NQP moving to Band 6 in 2 months)

NorthEastWestAll Grades

This will provide the essential clinical knowledge for Band 6 Paramedics to confidently assess, manage and close minor wounds. Band 6 and above will be able to practice after completion of the course. NQPs within 2 months of Band 6 may also attend and be able to practice if Band 6 status achieved at the end of 2 months.

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*VIRTUAL COURSE* – Traumatic Brain Injury – Multiple Dates

Available to all staff & students

Distance LearningAll GradesDistance Learning

A virtual course which will cover the definition of TBI, the anatomy & physiology of the cranium and how we can assess and manage the TBI of a patient.

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VIRTUAL 5hr – Practice Educator Update Days 2020/21

Available to all Paramedics

Distance LearningRegistered Clinicians

Virtual PE Update days are now available for qualified, Practice Educators (Mentors) across the Trust that support our future Paramedic workforce. These sessions will be offered on overtime with an incentive payment, and will all be delivered virtually. If you are not yet qualifed as a Practice Educator, please go to the Student & PE developement page to book a course BEFORE registring for an update day.

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Changing Mind-sets – Disability Confident Training

Available to all, but best suited to Line Managers, Leaders, aspirant Leaders and Managers, and Peer Supporters

All GradesDistance Learning

Disability confident course presented as a collection of sessions based on working with colleagues who have disabilities and lifelong conditions - delivered by Devon County Council via Zoom

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2.5 hr e-learning – Practice Educator (Mentor) Update

Available to all mentors with a Practise Educator (Mentor) qualification

Distance LearningRegistered Clinicians

As part of a Trust led initiative to support our mentors we will be offering mentor update days to qualified, active Practice educators (Mentors) across the Trust that support our future Paramedic workforce. These days will be offered on overtime with an incentive payment.

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*VIRTUAL CLASSROOM* AET-Award in Education and Training- Bristol- Sep 2020 start

L&D and PPED staff

NorthEastWestAll Grades

*Virtual learning*
AET provides the minimum statutory standard for those entering the teaching profession.
This course is only open to L&D and PPED staff initially. Please sign up to the mailing list to receive updates of when the course will open up to all staff- (Bottom of the page on the left)

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AET-Award in Education & Training- ONLINE- Jan 2021 start

L & D staff

WestAll Grades

AET provides the minimum statutory standard for those entering the teaching profession.
This course is only open to L&D staff initially. Please sign up to the mailing list to receive updates of when the course will open up to all staff- (Bottom of the page on the left)

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*NOW ONLINE ONLY* AET-Award in Education & Training- July 2020 start

L & D staff

EastAll Grades

This course is now fully booked 
*NOW ONLINE DELIVERY ONLY * AET provides the minimum statutory standard for those entering the teaching profession.
This course is only open to L&D staff initially. Please sign up to the mailing list to receive updates of when the course will open up to all staff- (Bottom of the page on the left)

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Critical Care Transfer course- Bournemouth – Nov 13 -2020

Available to all staff AND students

EastAll GradesEast

*FREE LUNCH* & a one day multidisciplinary course in Critical care transfers with realistic scenarios. open to all staff AND students

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Autism E-Learning- Glos Staff only

Available to all staff

NorthDistance LearningAll Grades

You can now access e-learning modules, produced by the National Autistic Society (NAS), to develop your knowledge of autism. These e-learning modules are fully funded, and therefore free to access, for anyone living or working in Gloucestershire.

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Diabetes Injection Technique and Safety: Online Learning

Available to all staff

Distance LearningAll Grades

This free online learning programme aims to support healthcare professionals in their management and care of people with diabetes who use injectable therapies.

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An Introduction to COPD: Online Learning

Available to all staff

Distance LearningAll Grades

An Introduction to COPD provides you with the knowledge to manage patients with COPD, increase confidence and competence and enhance understanding of this complex disease.

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ECG Online Resources

Available to all staff

Distance LearningAll GradesDistance Learning

A collection of ECG Distance Learning resources available online.

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Typing Courses

Available to all staff

Distance LearningAll Grades

Free online typing lessons and games.

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NHS IT Skills -Digital Learning Solutions

Available to all staff

Distance LearningAll Grades

Customisable IT training for all staff on Microsoft Office products, from basic through to advanced.
Access outside of work.
Outlook- Excel- Word- Power Point and more. Bite sized, no time limits. Free yourself from frustration.

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NCFE Level 2 Distance Learning

Available to all staff

Distance LearningAll Grades

Distance learning courses in a wide range of different topics. These courses are externally funded, provided & managed. SWAST provide signposting to this FREE education & support enrolling only. Eliglibilty criteria are not set by SWAST.

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Diabetes Education Programme

Available to all staff

Distance LearningAll Grades

Diabetes Distance Learning aims to develop knowledge and role relevant skills.

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Clinical Research Courses

Available to all staff

NorthAll GradesNorth

The CRN West of England offers a broad range of research training courses including Introduction to Good Clinical Practice, Good Clinical Practice Refresher, Informed Consent and Fundamentals of Clinical Research. Courses are held across Bristol, Bath, Gloucester, Weston and Swindon.

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