ReSPECT, TEP forms myth-busting & Q&A – 6th Sep 2022

All staff & students - most beneficial to patient focused roles

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6th Sep 2022 - 13:00
Open to all All staff & students. The Recommended Summary Plan for Emergency Care and Treatment (ReSPECT) has been implemented across BaNES, Swindon and Wiltshire from 4 October 2021. This replaces the DNACPR and TEP forms within BSW by October 2022.

This session aims to inform on the use of the ReSPECT form with an added Q&A session, and will touch on similar forms used in other areas.

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Protected: JESIP Face to Face Course – TRAINED COMMANDERS ONLY

Available to Command trained only

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All individuals who are expected as part of their role to be in charge of an emergency control room or command their organisation’s resources at a multi- agency incident must attend a face to face JESIP command course.

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Protected: IOSH Virtual Training

Closed run

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IOSH Managing Safely on-line course

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Q&A session – Palliative & End-of-life care training -Multiple dates 2022

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*THIS IS THE Q&A SESSION EVENT PAGE*
A three-step course aiming to deliver practical, focused, frontline palliative care skills and knowledge to all ambulance clinicians across the whole Southwest. The first step will be a focused handbook on palliative care, sent out before the course start date.
The second step is a virtual, interactive teaching day on July 12th. During this day we will build on the concepts in the handbook.
The final step will be to attend a 1-hour Q&A session. This will allow you to ask any specific questions to a palliative care specialist.

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Teaching session – Palliative & End-of-life care training – Recorded session

All staff & students - most beneficial to patient focused roles

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Open to all All staff & students. A three-step course aiming to deliver practical, focused, frontline palliative care skills and knowledge to all ambulance clinicians across the whole Southwest. The first step will be a focused handbook on palliative care, sent out before the course start date.
The second step is a virtual, interactive teaching day on July 12th. (*This is now a recorded session for those that couldn't attend*). During this day we will build on the concepts in the handbook. .
The final step will be to attend a 1-hour Q&A session. This will allow you to ask any specific questions to a palliative care specialist.

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Uni of Cumbria (UoC) – Emergency Care of Women & Children – Jan ’23

Must be a registered health care professional.

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

*Distance Learning*

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Uni of Cumbria (UoC) – Clinical Complexity in Emergency Care – Jan ’23

Must be a registered health care professional.

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University of Cumbria 20 credit module available at level 6 & 7.
This module aims to develop your knowledge and critical understanding of the principles underpinning the care of adults experiencing complex clinical needs, acute illness and including acute exacerbation's of long term conditions.

*Distance Learning*

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Uni of Cumbria (UoC) – Leadership through Transformational Learning – Sep ’22

Applicants must be a registered healthcare professional with evidence of prior successful study at underpinning level.

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University of Cumbria 20 credit module aiming to enable you to understand the concepts of contemporary leadership, transformative learning and reflection as it relates to your personal leadership style, including links to developing and understanding professional identity.

*Distance Learning*

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Uni of Cumbria (UoC) – Research Methods – Sep ’22

Applicants must be a registered healthcare professional with evidence of prior successful study at underpinning level.

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University of Cumbria 20 credit module will enable you to select, devise, analyse and synthesise research and evidence-based practice findings. You will develop an advanced understanding of selected research methods and will have opportunities for acquiring appropriate research skills through study and practical experience.

*Distance Learning*

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Uni of Cumbria (UoC) – Care of Minor Illness & Minor Injuries – Sep ’22

Applicants must be a registered healthcare professional.

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University of Cumbria 20 credit module available at level 6 or 7. The aim of this module is to develop enhanced knowledge of the principles underlying the care of patients presenting with minor illness or injury.
*Distance Learning*.



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Uni of Cumbria (UoC) – Disaster Response – Sep ’22

Applicants must be a registered healthcare professional.

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University of Cumbria 20 credit module covering all aspects of multi-agency disaster mitigation and response. *Distance Learning*



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Uni of Cumbria (UoC) – Acute Care: Initial Management of the Acutely Ill Adult – Jan ’23

Students must have been working in an acute care environment with >6 months experience of assessing & managing acutely ill adults.

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University of Cumbria 20 credit module available at level 7.
This 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. *Distance Learning*



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Uni of Cumbria (UoC) – Acute & Critical Care: Foundations for Practice – Sep ’22

You must be working in an acute care environment & have >6 months experience in the speciality.

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University of Cumbria 20 credit module available at level 6 or 7. Acute and Critical Care: Foundations for Practice - Sep 2022. Distance Learning.



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BU – Risk Assessment & Decision Making in Practice 2022/23

Undergraduate degree (honours or non-honours) or equivalent qualification

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This unit focuses on risk and decision making in practice and is designed to support you in developing your skills in this area.
Level 7 | Credits 20

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BU – Paediatric Presenting Conditions in Urgent & Primary Care 2022/23

Applicants must be registered healthcare professionals working in urgent or primary care settings with at least one year’s post registration experience. All applicants must have identified a practice assessor upon application.

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This unit has been designed for registered healthcare professionals in primary care and urgent care services caring for both adults and children. It will help practitioners to develop their knowledge and skills in the assessment, planning and treatment of a range of minor ailments commonly presenting in children.
Level 7 | Credits 20

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BU – Evidencing Professional Learning 2022/23

Level 7 | Credits 20 Pre-requisites: Undergraduate degree (honours or non-honours) or an equivalent qualification.

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The aim of this unit is to provide a structure through which the learning gained can be acknowledged and the student can critically reflect on the impact of the learning on both themselves and their workplace.

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UoP – The child or young person requiring urgent or emergency care – 2022/23

Be a registered practitioner working in an urgent or emergency care setting. Have studied at degree level previously.

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This 20 credit module will increase your knowledge and skills in the recognition, assessment and immediate management of illness and/or injury in children and young people requiring urgent or emergency care in a range of settings

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UoP – Developing Expertise in Urgent & Emergency Care – 2022/23

Be a registered practitioner working in an urgent or emergency care setting. Have studied at degree level previously.

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This 20 credit module focuses on developing your existing expertise so that you are able to function effectively in a leadership role, allowing you to explore leadership in practice and enhancing your confidence and competence to lead and manage quality improvement and innovation.

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UoP – Leadership and Innovation – 2022/23

Be a registered practitioner working in an area of practice that will allow you to meet the module learning outcomes. Have studied at degree level previously. Individuals without a degree may be eligible to apply providing they have appropriate practice-related experience relevant to the programme

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This 20 credit module focuses on developing your existing expertise so that you are able to function effectively in a leadership role, allowing you to explore leadership in practice and enhancing your confidence and competence to lead and manage quality improvement and innovation.

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UoP – Advanced concepts in research: methodology and methods – 2022/23

You ideally will have previously studied to graduate level. Individuals without a degree may be eligible to apply providing they have appropriate practice-related experience relevant to the programme they wish to undertake.

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This 20 credit module aims to increase knowledge and skills of practitioners working in urgent, emergency and acute care settings and who work with individuals experiencing mental health issues.

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BU – Service Improvement Project Units 2022/23

Undergraduate degree (honours or non-honours) or equivalent qualification

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Service Improvement Project comprises of two level 7 units (modules): Preparing for your Service Improvement Project and Service Improvement Project.

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*VIRTUAL* UoP – The Supervision of Clinical Practice 2022-23 – Multiple Cohorts

L6 - 20 Credits. Suitable for registered clinicians only

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Registered Clinicians only - These six study units have been produced to help healthcare professionals to understand the principles of clinical supervision and how it works in practice. This can be used in place of a Mentorship qualification.

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*VIRTUAL* UoP – (Accredited) Mentorship Module 2022-23 – Multiple Cohorts

L6 - 20 Credits. Suitable for registered clinicians only

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This HE Mentorship module (HEAB370) is accredited at L6 (20 credits) by UoP & taught in-house. It requires HE assessment submission & mandatory 4 day attendance. It is fully funded.

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UoP – Mental Health Assessment in Urgent, Emergency & Acute Care – 2022/23

For registered practitioners working in an area of practice that will allow you to meet the module outcomes.

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This 20 credit module aims to increase knowledge and skills of practitioners working in urgent, emergency and acute care settings and who work with individuals experiencing mental health issues.

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UoP – Managing Clinical Complexity – 2022/23

Must have completed APP710 already - For registered practitioners working in an area of practice that will allow you to meet the module outcomes.

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Entry on to this 20 credit masters-level module must follow on from the successful completion of module APP710 - Advanced assessment for clinical practice.

This module takes your skills in history taking and clinical examination and applies them to diagnosis and management of patients.

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Protected: Special Operational Response Team (SORT) Training 2022-2023 – Army Reserve Centre Bodmin – Multiple Dates

Available to Command trained only

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Attendance at a Commanders CPD event 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 event.

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Protected: Special Operational Response Team (SORT) Training 2022-2023 – Army Recruitment Centre Poole – Multiple Dates

Available to Command trained only

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Attendance at a Commanders CPD event 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 event.

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Protected: Special Operational Response Team (SORT) Training 2022-2023 – HMS Flying Fox – Multiple Dates

Available to Command trained only

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Attendance at a Commanders CPD event 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 event.

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Protected: Special Operational Response Team (SORT) Training 2022-2023 – EDOC – Multiple Dates

Available to Command trained only

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Attendance at a Commanders CPD event 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 event.

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Making Sense of Health Research Annual Conference – 21st Sep -2022

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Making Sense of Evidence Annual Conference, 21 September 2022 -
Buckfast Abbey Conference centre 21 September 2022, 9.30 am - 4.30 pm.
The conference will include a plenary from Professor Amanda Burls and a choice of workshops which will be open to members of the public, doctors, allied health professionals, nurses, public health professionals and therapists within the South West Peninsula (Cornwall, Devon and South Somerset).

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BU – Enhanced Assessment Skills for Clinical Practice HCPD7096 – 2022/23 *now open to applications*

L7 - 20 Credits

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This clinically-focused unit has been developed in response to the need to enhance the assessment skills of healthcare professionals across the health and social care sector. The unit offers the opportunity for healthcare professionals to enhance their skills in the assessment of adult patients and further develop their knowledge in the relevant pathophysiology applied to stages of the assessment.

*This module is best suited to paramedics wishing for a refresher in assessment skills- NQPs may find that the content of this module covers skills and theories they have recently done during their BSc*

*UPDATE: 09.06.22 - Initially published as an expression of interest only. BU have now confirmed capacity so this module is now accepting applications.*

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UWE MIMIC – Minor Injuries & Minor Illness in Children 2022/23

L6 or Masters Level - 20 Credits

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A popular course dealing with knowledge, evaluation, polices and evidence and A&P of Minor injuries and Minor Illness in children. Avialable at BSc and MSc level

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UWE – Presenting Child PACR 2022/23

20 credit, level 3 or Masters level module

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It will enable the you to apply the process of physical assessment and clinical reasoning to your own clinical practice with ill and injured children.

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Coming soon… UWE Advanced Pre-Hospital Care Trauma – Jan 2023

L3 - 30 Credits

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This UWE module provides an overview of the aetiology and epidemiology of major trauma and pre-hospital trauma management.
**Course dates TBC anticipated Jan 2023 - the module is undergoing a major change process and rewrite**

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UWE PADRAP (Pathophysiology & Diagnostic Reasoning for Advancing Practice) – 2022/23

Must be a registered HCP

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This multi-professional module will build on knowledge to improve understanding and critical evaluation of the pathophysiology and diagnostics of common diseases seen in clinical practice.

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University of Cumbria (UoC) – Emergency Clinical Decision Making & Problem Solving – Sep 22- *Distance Learning*

Pre-requisite module HCPD6050 Consultation Physical Examination Skills: Health Assessment or an equivalent assessment & physical examination skills module.

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University of Cumbria 20 credit module available at level 6 or 7. Emergency Clinical Decision Making & Problem Solving - Sep 2022

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Protected: Comings Soon – *VIRTUAL* Clinical Supervision Sessions – Multiple Dates

Available to all staff, students and volunteers

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Clinical Supervision is the title given to the concept of providing a safe, structured space for staff to talk about anything that relates to work. The sessions is open to all SWAST staff, students and volunteers who would like a chat about work-related issues in a safe space.

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UWE – RCDM Remote Clinical Decision Making 2022/23

L6 or Masters Level - 20 Credits

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Using a combination of educational approaches, this module aims to empower clinicians to consider alternative and appropriate patient dispositions that are not only patient centered but mitigate both personal and corporate clinical risk.

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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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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, ECA to Para students and clinicians above this level.

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VIRTUAL 5hr – Practice Educator Update Days 2022

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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Independent Prescribing (non-medical) – 2022-23

Only available to those who can meet the criteria outlined in this advert

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To apply for Independent Prescribing, you MUST be able to meet an eligibility criteria.
This is set by the College of Paramedics (CoP) and the Higher Education Institutes (HEIs).

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ECG Training: Level 1- Staverton airport- multiple dates 2022

Available to all staff & students

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Covering:
• Basic cardiac anatomy and physiology
• Cardiac conduction pathways
• How ECGs work
• Understanding the parts of an ECG complex
• EPCR tips and tricks
• Recognising arrhythmias

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