UoC Emergency Care of Women & Children, Apr 2022 – Distance Learning

Evidence of prior successful study at underpinning leve

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University of Cumbria 20 credit module available at level 6. This module aims to inform your application of clinical management and assessment skills in emergency situations pertaining to obstetric, neonatal and paediatric service users.

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UoC Advanced Pathophysiology and Diseases in Practice, Apr 2022 – Distance Learning

Evidence of prior successful study at underpinning leve

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University of Cumbria 20 credit module available at level 7. This module will equip you with new and in-depth insights into human biology which will underpin your advanced management of common major illness.

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UoC Acute Care: Initial Management of the Acutely Ill Adult, Apr 2022 – Distance Learning

Evidence of prior successful study at underpinning level.

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This level 7 module aims to enhance the knowledge and understanding of registered healthcare professional to recognise and manage the initial needs of adults who present with acute illness.

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UoC Acute & Critical Care: Foundations for Practice, Apr 2022 – Distance Learning

Evidence of prior successful study at underpinning level

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University of Cumbria 20 credit module available at level 6 or 7. The aim of this module is to develop in-depth knowledge of the principles underpinning the care of adults experiencing acute and critical illness.

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Additional Roles Reimbursement Scheme (ARRS)

Paramedic

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The Additional Roles Reimbursement Scheme (ARRS) was intended to create additional capacity within primary care through a rotational model for Paramedics to rotate between the ambulance service and PCNs (50% of the time with each). COMING SOON

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ECA e-development day- 2021

ECA only

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This is the e-learning content for the ECA development day 2021. It is not mandatory, but you will be paid 5 hrs OT at your normal rate for completing this.

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Pre-Hospital PROMPT Online Learning Platform

Suitable for registered clinicians only

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A new online learning platform which will allow SWAST clinicians the ability to update themselves on maternity care remotely at their own pace (you will have access for 1 month). Available to paramedics, ambulance nurses and clinicians above this level.

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Airway CPD Workshops 2022 – Multiple Dates

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This practical CPD session gives clinicians the opportunity to refresh their airway management skills in a relaxed and informal setting; through a variety of skills stations, clinical discussions and scenario-based training.

Taught by Specialist Paramedics in Critical Care from across the Trust, this Airway workshop aims to cover topics such as:

- Escalation of airway management techniques
- Oxygenation and ventilation strategies
- End-Tidal CO2 waveforms and their clinical significance.

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Commander CPD Development Days 2022 – Multiple Locations & Dates

Available to Command trained only

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Attendance at a Command CPD day is a mandatory requirement for all Trust commanders as outlined within the Trust Command Policy. Following completion of the Trust Command Training you are now required to attend a yearly Continual Professional Development Day.

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Evidence Search Skills Session – February 2022 – Multiple Dates

Available to all staff & students

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Two hour virtual course led by NHS library staff giving you the tools and tips to access and effectively search health information resources available to SWASFT, to support your CPD and research skills.

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SORT & MTA Training – Expressions of interest – All grades

Available to all operational & bank staff

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Open to all clinical grades and part time and bank staff.
Expressions of interest

This course will train you to form part of the specialist assets that respond to these incidents and to support the overall care of casualties in adverse environments whilst utilising safe systems of work which protects you and others.

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*Event Now Full* – AET Award in Education & Training – 20th JAN 2022 Start

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AET provides the minimum statutory standard for those entering the teaching profession.

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Virtual Pre-Hospital Burns 2022 – Multiple Dates

Available to all staff, students and volunteers

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The ever popular Pre-Hospital burns course is back virtually. Specialist Burns Nurse Nicola Beavan presenting on - all types of burns that can be encountered, what they can be caused by and how to control and even stop them from occurring.

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VIRTUAL 5hr – Practice Educator Update Days 2021/22

Available to all Paramedics

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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 qualified as a Practice Educator, IDEALLY please go to the Student & PE development page to book a course BEFORE booking for an update day. This is now no longer a requirement though.

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

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

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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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Autism E-Learning- Glos Staff only

Available to all staff

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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

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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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ECG Online Resources

Available to all staff

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A collection of ECG Distance Learning resources available online.

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Typing Courses

Available to all staff

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Free online typing lessons and games.

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NHS IT Skills -Digital Learning Solutions

Available to all staff

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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

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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

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

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