Training

  • Moving and Assisting People incl hoists and profile beds

    This course is designed to offer you an introduction to Moving and Assisting People. It is suitable for all those entering the Care Industry.


  • Train the Trainer February 2020

    Train the Trainer is a dynamic course designed to give you a thorough insight into the skills needed to deliver training.


  • Train the Trainer January 2020

    Train the Trainer is a dynamic course designed to give you a thorough insight into the skills needed to deliver training.


  • Aspiring Leaders for Oxfordshire Care Providers – Module 5

    Grey Matter Learning are offering a 5-module course for aspiring leaders in Oxfordshire with costs covered by Skills for Care’s Workforce Development Fund. Who is this opportunity for ? This programme is for supervisory staff... Read More


  • Aspiring Leaders for Oxfordshire Care Providers – Module 4

    Grey Matter Learning are offering a 5-module course for aspiring leaders in Oxfordshire with costs covered by Skills for Care’s Workforce Development Fund. Who is this opportunity for ? This programme is for supervisory staff... Read More


  • Aspiring Leaders for Oxfordshire Care Providers – Module 3

    Grey Matter Learning are offering a 5-module course for aspiring leaders in Oxfordshire with costs covered by Skills for Care’s Workforce Development Fund. Who is this opportunity for ? This programme is for supervisory staff... Read More


  • Aspiring Leaders for Oxfordshire Care Providers – Module 2

    Grey Matter Learning are offering a 5-module course for aspiring leaders in Oxfordshire with costs covered by Skills for Care’s Workforce Development Fund. Who is this opportunity for ? This programme is for supervisory staff... Read More


  • Aspiring Leaders for Oxfordshire Care Providers – Module 1

    Grey Matter Learning are offering a 5-module course for aspiring leaders in Oxfordshire with costs covered by Skills for Care’s Workforce Development Fund. Who is this opportunity for ? This programme is for supervisory staff... Read More


  • Lead to Succeed – day 5

    A 5-day leadership and management programme designed for new & aspiring managers, as well as existing managers, who want to refresh their knowledge of leading and managing in both CQC-registered and non-CQC-registered adult social care... Read More


  • Lead to Succeed – day 4

    A 5-day leadership and management programme designed for new & aspiring managers, as well as existing managers, who want to refresh their knowledge of leading and managing in both CQC-registered and non-CQC-registered adult social care... Read More


  • Lead to Succeed – day 3

    A 5-day leadership and management programme designed for new & aspiring managers, as well as existing managers, who want to refresh their knowledge of leading and managing in both CQC-registered and non-CQC-registered adult social care... Read More


  • Lead to Succeed – day 2

    A 5-day leadership and management programme designed for new & aspiring managers, as well as existing managers, who want to refresh their knowledge of leading and managing in both CQC-registered and non-CQC-registered adult social care... Read More


  • Lead to Succeed – day 1

    A 5-day leadership and management programme designed for new & aspiring managers, as well as existing managers, who want to refresh their knowledge of leading and managing in both CQC-registered and non-CQC-registered adult social care... Read More


  • Recruitment & Retention Masterclass

    A Fully Funded Opportunity to participate in Oxfordshire’s Pilot  – Invitation to our Recruitment and Retention Masterclass facilitated by Neil Eastwood, Founder of Care Friends & Author of #1 bestseller ‘Saving Social Care’.  9.30- 10am... Read More


  • Getting Started with Value Based Approaches

    Oxfordshire County Council are offering an additional workshop on Getting Started with Valued Based Approaches. This session is  facilitated by Rachel Reid, Locality Manager, Skills for Care. The session will cover: What workplace values are... Read More


  • Making Safeguarding Personal

    Oxfordshire Safeguarding Adults Board (OSAB) had a very positive response to the Making Safeguarding Personal sessions that were previously offered, to the extent that all three sessions were fully booked within 72 hours of going... Read More


  • Dysphagia Awareness

    This dysphagia training session aims to raise awareness and knowledge of dysphagia and common swallowing problems. The course will look at the common causes of swallowing difficulties and how to help reduce the risk of... Read More


  • Medication Awareness

    The session aims to raise awareness of the management of medicines and provide the care worker with knowledge and practical skills to safely select, prepare and give different types of medicines.


  • Moving & Assisting People including hoists and profile beds

    This course is designed to offer you an introduction to Moving and Assisting People. It is suitable for all those entering the Care Industry.


  • Care Certificate Assessor Workshop/ Assessment Day

    The Care Certificate is a set of standards that anyone delivering care to people in a health or social care setting are required to comply with. Many organisations deliver their own Care Certificate training as... Read More


  • Care Certificate Assessor Workshop/ Assessment Day

    The Care Certificate is a set of standards that anyone delivering care to people in a health or social care setting are required to comply with. Many organisations deliver their own Care Certificate training as... Read More


  • Train the Trainer Moving & Assisting 2 Day Passport Scheme

    Train the Trainer Moving & Assisting is a dynamic course designed to give you a thorough insight into the skills needed to deliver training.


  • Managing Medicines: updates from NICE, CQC and Skills for Care

    This joint event is organised by Skills for Care and aimed at Registered Managers, Managers and Deputies of adult social care homes, community provisions, supported living and domiciliary care.


  • Moving and Assisting People incl hoists and profile beds

    This course is designed to offer you an introduction to Moving and Assisting People. It is suitable for all those entering the Care Industry.


  • Support with Confidence Approved Personal Assistant Training

    Support with Confidence Approved Personal Assistant Training by Oxfordshire Association of Care Providers. Spaces available - contact us to book now!


  • Moving and Assisting People incl hoists and profile beds

    Moving & Assisting People Introduction Full Day 6-Hour Course – Moving and Assisting People (Manual Handling) at The Redlands Centre, Banbury, Oxfordshire. This course is designed to offer all candidates a full day on Moving and... Read More


  • Person Centred Thinking and Planning Course

    A 2 day course for parents/carers of children or adults with learning disabilities run by OxFSN which focuses on how to achieve the best outcomes and how best to support children and adults with... Read More


  • Train the Trainer November 2019

    Train the Trainer is a dynamic course designed to give you a thorough insight into the skills needed to deliver training.


  • Train the Trainer April 2019

    Train the Trainer is a dynamic course designed to give you a thorough insight into the skills needed to deliver training.


  • Wellbeing – Working in the Care Sector – June 2019

    This half day interactive session will look at the highly topical areas of wellbeing, the strengths based approach and personal outcomes which form part of the Care Act, implemented in 2015.


  • Support with Confidence Approved PA Training

    The 3 day course is based on the Care Certificate and provides everything you need, to be up to date with your essential training as part of your annual approval. Training certification is valid for... Read More


  • Moving & Assisting People Introductory Course

    Moving & Assisting People Introduction Full Day Course – Moving and Assisting People (Manual Handling) at Freeland House, Nr Witney, Oxfordshire. This course is designed to offer all staff a full day on Moving and Assisting... Read More


  • Fire Safety Awareness

    Fire Safety Awareness – Level 1 Certificate The Fire Safety Awareness course is a three-hour course covering basic fire prevention within the home and the work area. Our course is delivered by experienced trainers. This... Read More


  • Emergency First Aid at Work

    Emergency First Aid at Work The Emergency First Aid at Work Course is a level 2 Qualification and the qualification lasts for 3 years. Annual refresher courses are advised as this will keep your skill... Read More


  • Train the Trainer January 2019

    Train the Trainer Tuesday 29th January 2019 Many people are finding themselves in a position where training is becoming an essential part of their role, either to service users and/or staff members. Whilst there are... Read More


  • Understanding and Working with Autism

    Free training from Autism Oxford for staff working in Oxfordshire. A half day training session offered on 3 separate dates: 10.45 for 11 am – 3 pm on Monday 21 January 2019. 10.45 for 11... Read More


  • Understanding and Working with Autism

    Free training from Autism Oxford for staff working in Oxfordshire. A half day training session offered on 3 separate dates: 10.45 for 11 am – 3 pm on Monday 21 January 2019. 10.45 for 11... Read More


  • Understanding and Working with Autism

    Free training from Autism Oxford for staff working in Oxfordshire. A half day training session offered on 3 separate dates: 10.45 for 11 am – 3 pm on Monday 21 January 2019. 10.45 for 11... Read More


  • Valuable Conversations

    Skills for Care and Oxfordshire County Council present Valuable Conversations: part of the Oxfordshire Value Based Recruitment Strategy. This is a fully funded opportunity for adult social care providers. There are 3 sessions covering different... Read More


  • Values Based Interviewing

    Skills for Care and Oxfordshire County Council present Value Based Interviewing: part of the Oxfordshire Value Based Recruitment Strategy. This is a fully funded opportunity for adult social care providers. There are 3 sessions covering... Read More


  • Finding the Right People

    Skills for Care and Oxfordshire County Council present Finding the Right People: part of the Oxfordshire Value Based Recruitment Strategy. This is a fully funded opportunity for adult social care providers. There are 3 sessions... Read More


  • Valuable Conversations

    Skills for Care and Oxfordshire County Council present Valuable Conversations: part of the Oxfordshire Value Based Recruitment Strategy. This is a fully funded opportunity for adult social care providers. There are 3 sessions covering different... Read More


  • Values Based Interviewing

    Skills for Care and Oxfordshire County Council present Value Based Interviewing: part of the Oxfordshire Value Based Recruitment Strategy. This is a fully funded opportunity for adult social care providers. There are 3 sessions covering... Read More


  • Finding the Right People

    Skills for Care and Oxfordshire County Council present Finding the Right People: part of the Oxfordshire Value Based Recruitment Strategy. This is a fully funded opportunity for adult social care providers. There are 3 sessions... Read More


  • NHS mail – let’s get started

    This is a dedicated step-by-step session to get you on the way to registering for NHS mail. This NHS Hampshire funded workshop is open to all care providers (care homes and domiciliary care providers) in... Read More


  • Support with Confidence Approved PA Training

    The 3 day course is based on the Care Certificate and provides everything you need, to be up to date with your essential training as part of your annual approval. Training certification is valid for... Read More


  • Train the Trainer November 2018

    Train the Trainer is a dynamic course designed to give you a thorough insight into the skills needed to deliver training whether you are already delivering it or moving into a new role. There was... Read More


  • Understanding and Working with Autism – Autumn Training

    A half day training session offered on 5 separate dates: Friday 28th September 10.45 for 11am – 3pm Wednesday 3rd October 10.45 for 11am – 3pm Friday 12th October  10.45 for 11am – 3pm Tuesday 16th October  ... Read More


  • Understanding and Working with Autism – Autumn Training

    A half day training session offered on 5 separate dates: Friday 28th September 10.45 for 11am – 3pm Wednesday 3rd October 10.45 for 11am – 3pm Friday 12th October  10.45 for 11am – 3pm Tuesday 16th October  ... Read More


  • Understanding and Working with Autism – Autumn Training

    A half day training session offered on 5 separate dates: Friday 28th September 10.45 for 11am – 3pm Wednesday 3rd October 10.45 for 11am – 3pm Friday 12th October  10.45 for 11am – 3pm Tuesday 16th October  ... Read More


  • Understanding and Working with Autism – Autumn Training

    A half day training session offered on 5 separate dates: Friday 28th September 10.45 for 11am – 3pm Wednesday 3rd October 10.45 for 11am – 3pm Friday 12th October  10.45 for 11am – 3pm Tuesday 16th October  ... Read More


  • Understanding and Working with Autism – Autumn Training

    A half day training session offered on 5 separate dates: Friday 28th September 10.45 for 11am – 3pm Wednesday 3rd October 10.45 for 11am – 3pm Friday 12th October  10.45 for 11am – 3pm Tuesday 16th October  ... Read More


  • Autism with Learning Disability Training for Oxfordshire Staff

    A Special Training Session to celebrate Learning Disability Week! Understanding and Working with … Autism with Learning Disability. Limited Spaces Available. Funded by the Oxfordshire Clinical Commissioning Group Please arrive from 12.30 onwards for Refreshments... Read More


  • End of Life training

    Oxfordshire Training Network hosted by OxFed Health & Care Ltd, is the trading company of the Oxford Federation for General Practice and Primary Care. OTN are offering limited spaces for breakfast training on ‘End of Life’ on... Read More


  • Support with Confidence Approved PA Training

    The 3 day course is based on the Care Certificate and provides everything you need, to be up to date with your essential training as part of your annual approval. Training certification is valid for... Read More


  • Prepare to Care – Taster Session

    Are you interested in getting back to work? OACP and Soha offer an introductory session aimed at anyone who is interested in wanting to know more about working in social care. This taster session is... Read More


  • Train the Trainer Full Day Course – OACP, Abingdon

    Train the Trainer 2-Day Courses Option One:  Train the Trainer Administration of Medication – Tuesday 1st May 2018 and Friday 4th May at OACP in Abingdon Option Two:  Train the Trainer (Moving & Assisting People) – Tuesday 1st... Read More


  • Support with Confidence Approved PA Training – Moving & Assisting (Day 4)

    Support with Confidence – Day 4 Moving and Assisting People (4 Hour Course) We are pleased to provide quality face to face training for approved Support with Confidence personal assistants. The Moving & Assisting People... Read More


  • Moving and Assisting People Introduction – Freeland House, Nr Witney

    This course is designed to offer all staff a full day on Moving and Assisting People. It is suitable for all those entering the Care Industry and has no previous knowledge of this subject and... Read More


  • Emergency First Aid at Work – Kidlington Fire Station

    The Emergency First Aid at Work Course is a level 2 Qualification and the qualification lasts for 3 years. Annual refresher courses are advised as this will keep your skill levels up. The duration of... Read More


  • Epilepsy Awareness Course (Half Day – Duration 3 Hours)

    Epilepsy Awareness (Half Day Course - Duration 3 Hours). This course covers 4 modules, these are; definition of epilepsy, seizures, treatment of epilepsy and epilepsy support in different age groups.


  • Manual Handling (Moving and Assisting) Passport Scheme Train the Trainer Course – Duration 2 Days

    Manual Handling Passport Scheme Train the Trainer Course duration 2 days. Day One: Friday 19th January 2018. Day Two: Monday 22nd January 2018. Both days will run from 9.30am until 4.30pm. You must be able to attend... Read More


  • Support with Confidence Approved PA training

    OACP offers quality traIning for approved Support with Confidence Personal Assistants providing all that PAs need to be up to date with your essential training as part of your annual approval.


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  • Autism/Asperger’s Training

    Autism Oxford is pleased to offer this free training to staff working in adult social care in Oxfordshire.


  • Supervision and Appraisal

    Embedding the process of Supervision and Appraisal "establishes shared understanding about what is to be achieved and an approach to leading and developing people which will ensure that it is achieved". (Armstrong and Baron).


  • OACP 3-day Management Training Programme 4, ILM Level 3 (Day 3)

    Management Training Programme. Level 3 with the ILM. In brief, the course will cover the 4 main management skills: Establishing an effective team; Motivating  individuals and teams; Managing the performance of individuals and teams; Managing conflict in the workplace.


  • OACP 3-day Management Training Programme 4, ILM Level 3 (Day 2)

    OACP 3-day Management Training Programme 2, ILM Level 3 (Day 3) is not sector specific and can be taken by any person.


  • OACP 3-day Management Training Programme 4, ILM Level 3 (Day 1)

    This Managment Training Programme qualification is NOT sector specific, and as such is portable across all industries and relevant to any working environment, including non-social care fields.


  • Sage and Thyme – foundation level communication skills

    Hosted by Sobell Study Centre, Oxford and funded by Oxfordshire CCG. Do you know how to talk to someone who is worried or distressed? The Sage & Thyme foundation level workshop teaches: A memorable structured approach... Read More


  • Emergency First Aid at Work – Kidlington Fire Station

    Special one- off offer of £65 per person for Emergency First Aid at Work


  • Moving and Assisting People Introduction – Banbury

    This course is designed to offer all staff a full day on Moving and Assisting People. It is suitable for all those entering the Care Industry and has no previous knowledge of this subject and... Read More


  • Emergency First Aid at Work Introduction – Clockhouse, Greater Leys

    The Emergency First Aid at Work Course is a level 2 Qualification and the qualification lasts for 3 years. Annual refresher courses are advised as this will keep your skill levels up. The duration of... Read More


  • Supervision and Appraisal – Thame

    Ineffective supervision can seriously reduce productivity, increase absenteeism, workplace conflict can develop or fester, and long term damage can be created which can ultimately impact the quality of care being delivered.


  • Emergency First Aid at Work, Level 2

    The Emergency First Aid at Work Course is a level 2 Qualification and the qualification lasts for 3 years. Annual refresher courses are advised as this will keep your skill levels up. The duration of... Read More


  • HEE Tier 1 Dementia Awareness

    As Dementia Friends and advocate for the Alzheimer’s Society, we are proud that we can now offer this complete Dementia Awareness course as developed by Oxford Brookes and supported by Health Education England. Suitable as... Read More


  • Moving and Assisting Full Day Introduction Course – Oxford

    This course is designed to offer all staff a full day on Moving and Assisting People. It is suitable for all those entering the Care Industry and has no previous knowledge of this subject and... Read More


  • Train the Trainer

    This is a dynamic course designed to give you a thorough insight to attain the skills needed to deliver that training whether you are already delivering it or moving into the role. It covers many aspects... Read More


  • Emergency First Aid at Work

    The Emergency First Aid at Work Course is a level 2 Qualification and the qualification lasts for 3 years. Annual refresher courses are advised as this will keep your skill levels up. The duration of... Read More


  • Medication Administration Train the Trainer

    All delegates should have completed basic medication awareness at level 2 and have a minimum of 2 years experience in the relevant sector. Please ensure bookings are only made for the relevant candidates as we... Read More


  • Verification of Death

    End of life care can be particularly challenging for healthcare professionals, who must from time to time both anticipate and prepare for an expected death while at the same time relay the unfortunate information to... Read More


  • OACP 3-day Management Training Programme2, ILM Level 3 (Day 3)

    This is Day 3 of OACP's intense, but comprehensive, 3-day Management Training Programme.


  • OACP 3-day Management Training Programme2, ILM Level 3 (Day 2)

    OACP is offering an intense, but comprehensive, 3-day Management Training Programme. Participants completing the course will gain 5 credits, enough for a Full Award in Leadership and Management at Level 3, accredited with the Institute... Read More


  • OACP 3-day Management Training Programme 2, ILM Level 3 (Day 1)

    OACP is offering an intense, but comprehensive, 3-day Management Training Programme at a very competitive price.


  • Moving and Assisting Passport Scheme Train the Trainer Course duration 2 days

    Moving and Assisting Passport Scheme Train the Trainer Course duration 2 days


  • OACP 3-day Management Training Programme, ILM Level 3 (Day 3)

    This qualification is NOT sector specific, and as such is portable across all industries and relevant to any working environment, including non-social care fields.


  • OACP 3-day Management Training Programme, ILM Level 3 (Day 2)

    OACP is offering an intense, but comprehensive, 3-day Management Training Programme. Participants completing the course will gain 5 credits, enough for a Full Award in Leadership and Management at Level 3, accredited with the Institute... Read More


  • OACP 3-day Management Training Programme, ILM Level 3 (Day 1)

    OACP is offering an intense, but comprehensive, 3-day Management Training Programme at a very competitive price. Participants completing the course will gain 5 credits, enough for a Full Award in Leadership and Management Logo... Read More


  • Moving and Assisting Refresher Course

    This is a condensed training session and is designed specifically for those who have passed their Manual Handling Induction and are in need of a refresher for their CPD or Nurse Validation.


  • Tier 1 Dementia Awareness Training 2 hour workshop – FULL UP

    Tier 1 Dementia Awareness Training 2 hour workshop – FREE Originally commissioned by HEE in July 2016, this was initially rolled out to care homes and we now have a limited opportunity through to the... Read More


  • Understanding and Working with the Autism Spectrum

    This Course is FREE to attend for any staff working in Oxfordshire. Places must be booked in advance with Autism Oxford.


  • Moving and Assisting People Introductory Course

    This course is designed to offer all staff a full day on Moving and Assisting People. It is suitable for all those entering the Care Industry and has no previous knowledge of this subject and... Read More


  • Tier 1 Dementia Awareness Training 2 hour workshop – FULL UP

    We are passing on an offer of Tier 1 Dementia training – general dementia awareness training by Brookes University – suitable as an introduction and appropriate for a Dementia Friend award from Alzheimer’s Society for... Read More


  • Tier 1 Dementia Awareness Training 2 hour workshop – FREE

    We are passing on an offer of Tier 1 Dementia training – general dementia awareness training by Brookes University – suitable as an introduction and appropriate for a Dementia Friend award from Alzheimer’s Society for... Read More


  • Tier 1 Dementia Awareness Training 2 hour workshop – FULL

    We are passing on an offer of Tier 1 Dementia training – general dementia awareness training by Brookes University – suitable as an introduction and appropriate for a Dementia Friend award from Alzheimer’s Society for... Read More


  • Tier 1 Dementia Awareness Training 2 hour workshop 9.30am – 11.30am

    We are passing on an offer of Tier 1 Dementia training – general dementia awareness training by Brookes University – suitable as an introduction and appropriate for a Dementia Friend award from Alzheimer’s Society for... Read More


  • Tier 1 Dementia Awareness Training 2 hour workshop – FULL

    We are passing on an offer of Tier 1 Dementia training – general dementia awareness training by Brookes University – suitable as an introduction and appropriate for a Dementia Friend award from Alzheimer’s Society for... Read More


  • Moving and Assisting People Introduction

    This course is designed to offer all staff a full day on Moving and Assisting People. It is suitable for all those entering the Care Industry and has no previous knowledge of this subject and... Read More


  • Emergency First Aid at Work

    The Emergency First Aid at Work Course is a level 2 Qualification and the qualification lasts for 3 years. Annual refresher courses are advised as this will keep your skill levels up. The duration of... Read More


  • Administration of Medicine – Refresher Course

    By the end of the course attendees will be familiar with current legislation, drug categories, labelling, prescriptions, drug administration and the accompanying paperwork. Attendees will also be involved in demonstrations on the administration of tablets,... Read More


  • HEE Tier 1 Dementia Awareness

    Suitable as an introduction and appropriate for a Dementia Friend award from Alzheimer’s Society. All those who complete the course are recognised as ‘dementia friends’ by the Alzheimer’s Society.


  • Understanding Effective Leadership – ILM accredited Level 3, 2 Credits

    This course is for anyone who takes a lead role in an organisation, whether a chief executive, manager, trustee, proprietor or team leader. This course examines the nature of Leadership and how it affects organisational... Read More


  • Moving and Assisting People – Introduction (Full Day)

    This course is designed to offer all staff a full day on Moving and Assisting People. It is suitable for all those entering the Care Industry and has no previous knowledge of this subject and... Read More


  • Performance Management ILM Accredited Level 3, 2 credits

    This course gives you an opportunity to gain nationally-recognised accreditation of your management skills, which can help with career progression and evidence of professionalism. Performance management is a continuous cycle, not an isolated event.... Read More


  • Supervision and Appraisal

    Owing to the pressure of time in the Care and Voluntary Sectors these processes are often neglected and it is during these times that an invisible "San Andreas fault line" can open up in an... Read More


  • Safeguarding of Adults – accredited

    Safeguarding means protecting people's health, wellbeing, and human rights, and enabling them to live free from harm, abuse, and neglect. It's fundamental to high-quality health and social care. This course is designed for all practitioners... Read More


  • Train the Trainer: Administration of Medicine

    This course enables your in-house trainer to deliver training on the administration of medicine to your staff. Effective, efficient and economic.


  • Nurse Revalidation and Reflective Practice

    OACP can help to make the Nurse Revalidation process easy for you. OACP is running half-day workshops to help you complete your Continuing Professional Development to maintain your registration with the Nursing and Midwifery Council.


  • OACP 3-day Management Training Programme, ILM Level 3 (Day 3)

    OACP is offering an intense, but comprehensive, 3-day Management Training Programme at a very competitive price. Participants completing the course will gain 5 credits, enough for a Full Award in Leadership and Management Logo... Read More


  • OACP 3-day Management Training Programme, ILM Level 3 (Day 2)

    OACP is offering an intense, but comprehensive, 3-day Management Training Programme at a very competitive price. Participants completing the course will gain 5 credits, enough for a Full Award in Leadership and Management Logo... Read More


  • Moving and Assisting Refresher Course (Half day)

    This course is suitable to all those who already hold a Moving and Assisting People certificate of competence and need it to be refreshed. The certificate of training will be valid for three years from... Read More


  • Train the Trainer November 2017

    This is a dynamic course designed to give you a thorough insight into the skills needed to deliver that training whether you are already delivering it or moving into the role. "Very engaging, high expertise on... Read More


  • Time Management

    Management of Time is one of the most precious skills anyone can learn when dealing with strained schedules. This course will give you the skills to use time monitoring techniques to achieve your objectives and... Read More


  • Infection Control

    It is an essential, though often under-recognized and under-supported, part of the infrastructure of health care. This course is part of the mandatory training care staff will need to attend to achieve their Care Certificate... Read More


  • Emergency First Aid at Work

    NOW FULLY BOOKED The Emergency First Aid at Work Course is a level 2 Qualification and the qualification lasts for 3 years. Annual refresher courses are advised as this will keep your skill levels up. The... Read More


  • Food Hygiene -mapped to the Care Certificate

    This course is for you, if you work in a Restaurant, Takeaway, Pub, Cafe, Guest House, Hotel, School, Works Canteen, Nursery, Care Services or anywhere you are preparing and/or handling food. This is an interactive... Read More


  • Conflict Resolution

    Where there are people, there will be conflict at some time.


  • Moving and Assisting Introduction – Full Day

    Introductory course to Moving and Assisting People suitable to all staff who have no previous knowledge of the subject and wish to gain a Certificate of Training recognised by the CQC.


  • Syringe Driver Awareness


  • Risk Assessment made easy – accredited

    This course will give you the tools to enable you to carry out risk assessments in your environment and the knowledge to document them clearly.


  • Supervision and Appraisal

    Supervision and Appraisal are the best performance management tools available to a manager. They are the bedrock processes of personnel management and are also essential for motivating, valuing and developing staff. Conducted well they increase... Read More


  • Emergency First Aid at Work – Kidlington

    The Emergency First Aid at Work Course is a level 2 Qualification and the qualification lasts for 3 years. Annual refresher courses are advised as this will keep your skill levels up. The duration of... Read More


  • Palliative Care

    This course is designed for people new to this field or as a refresher. This should be viewed as an overview as palliative care is a diverse topic with many factors dependent on the patient's... Read More


  • We’re booked for in-house training!

    OACP is providing in-house training for one of our members. For more information see our in-house training page or call 01491 822605. OACP in-house training: Economic | Efficient | Effective


  • We’re booked for in-house training!

    Why not commission in-house training for your organisation from OACP? Economic | Efficient | Effective


  • Manual Handling (Moving and Assisting) Passport Scheme Train the Trainer Course – duration 2 days

    Manual Handling Passport Scheme Train the Trainer Course duration 2 days


  • Fire Safety Awareness – Level 1 Certificate

    The Fire Safety Awareness course is a three-hour course covering basic fire prevention within the home and the work area. This is a level 1 course and should be carried out on an annual basis


  • Train the Trainer Administration of Medicine

    All delegates should have completed basic medication awareness at level 2 and have a minimum of 2 years experience in the relevant sector. Please ensure bookings are only made for the relevant candidates as we... Read More


  • Brain Injury Awareness Training Days

    Headway Oxfordshire has almost 30 years experience of working in the community with people who have suffered serious brain injuries, their carers and families. Our Headway Academy Training days are held at our Activity and Rehabilitation... Read More


  • Train the Trainer – full day including lunch

    This is a dynamic course designed to give you a thorough insight on the skills needed to deliver that training whether you are already delivering it or moving into the role.


  • Emergency First Aid at Work

    The Emergency First Aid at Work Course is a level 2 Qualification and the qualification lasts for 3 years. Annual refresher courses are advised as this will keep your skill levels up. The duration of... Read More


  • Basic First Aid


  • Business Planning

    An organisation’s business plan is the vital map which guides it into a successful future, but writing business plans can pose some daunting challenges.  This course will provide you with the skills and knowledge to... Read More


  • Train the Trainer

    Many people are finding themselves in a position where training is becoming an essential part of their role, either to service users and/or staff members. This is a dynamic course designed to give you a... Read More


  • Food Hygiene – mapped to Care Certificate standards

    This course is for you if you work anywhere you are preparing and/or handling food.


  • Mental Capacity/DoLS Act

    This Mental Capacity Act & Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (MCA & DoLS) course is designed for healthcare professionals to understand the mental health spectrum, the impact and prevalence of mental health and provide them with... Read More


  • Dementia Awareness

    This Dementia Awareness course has been designed to assist care workers to understand and work alongside people with dementia. It provides the opportunity for a greater understanding of dementia and enables trained staff to build... Read More


  • Pressure Area Care & Tissue Viability

    This course is designed for carers and RGN’s who may need to update their skill and knowledge on the topics of pressure area care and tissue viability (prevention and management of wounds) including aspects of... Read More


  • Infection Control

    This training provides a comprehensive introduction to the issues surrounding infection control and highlights working practices employed to prevent the spread of infection.


  • Equality and Diversity


  • Palliative Care

    This course is designed for people new to this field or as a refresher. This should be viewed as an overview as palliative care is a diverse topic with many factors dependent on the patients... Read More


  • Diabetes and Insulin Awareness

    This Diabetes & Insulin Awareness course caters for those working with or who are responsible for the welfare and wellbeing of people with diabetes, this includes healthcare professionals not specialising in diabetes.


  • Nutrition and Hydration

    The simplest way to providing nutritional care is to encourage people to eat the right foods and drink to meet their nutritional requirements.


  • Food Hygiene – mapped to Care certificate standards

    The Level 3 Award in Food Safety in Catering is recognised by Environmental Health Officers as the benchmark for the assessment of food handlers in the UK.


  • Performance Management ILM – Level 3, 2 credits

    This qualification is ideal if you have management responsibilities but no formal training, and are serious about developing your abilities. It’s particularly suited to practicing team leaders seeking to move up to the next level... Read More


  • Motivating to Improve Performance (ILM accredited, 2 credits, Level 3)

    The various factors that affect an individual’s motivation in the workplace, the effects on an organisation of employees’ motivation levels, theories of motivation and how to apply them practically to positive effect in the workplace.... Read More


  • Safeguarding of Adults

    The protection of vulnerable adults is absolutely imperative to those who work with vulnerable adults on a part-time or full-time basis. This training is suitable for any workers, regardless of the role, and regardless of... Read More


  • Brain Injury Awareness Training Days

    Do you offer services to, or do you have clients that have suffered serious head injuries? Headway Oxfordshire has almost 30 years experience of working in the community with people who have suffered serious brain... Read More


  • People Handling Train the Trainer Refresher Course

    This scheme has been developed by The Health & Safety Executive (HSE) in order to make the standards of manual handling consistent across the country. Employers and employees both benefit from having a recognized training standard... Read More


  • Introduction to Life Coaching for staff working with vulnerable people

    Supporting service users in goal setting and personal development. One of the series of our programme of courses the content of which the delegate can “cascade” to colleagues in their own organisation to upskill an... Read More


  • Health and Safety in the workplace

    This course will provide a broad understanding of your obligations as an Employer, and good practice guidelines, in relation to the Health and Safety of your Employees and those you work with. Learners will also... Read More


  • Train the Trainer

    This is a dynamic course designed to give you a thorough insight on the skills needed to deliver that training whether you are already delivering it or moving into the role.


  • Equality and Diversity

    Equality Act 2010 When making decisions, the Equality Act 2010 gives us a duty to take into account the need to: eliminate discrimination, harassment and victimisation advance equality of opportunity foster good relations between different... Read More


  • Understanding Leadership – ILM accredited Level 3, 2 Credits

    The main elements of good leadership, the difference between leadership and management, the power of good leadership on organisational culture and team performance. How to choose an appropriate leadership style for various work contexts, assess... Read More


  • Time Management

    The average person gets 1 interruption every 8 minutes, or approximately 7 an hour, or 50-60 per day. The average interruption takes 5 minutes, totaling about 4 hours or 50% of the average workday. 80%... Read More


  • Performance Management ILM – Level 3, 2 credits

    Managing people and their performance in the workplace routinely provides many challenges to a manager. This course will provide participants with the knowledge and tools to manage individuals and teams effectively to achieve high levels of... Read More


  • Epilepsy & Buccal Midazolam

    This course is aimed at those working with or responsible for the welfare and well-being of individuals with epilepsy. It is intended as a summary of information for those already with some knowledge of Epilepsy... Read More


  • Administration of Medicine

    By the end of the course attendees will be familiar with current legislation, drug categories, labelling, prescriptions, drug administration and the accompanying paperwork. Attendees will also be involved in demonstrations on the administration of tablets,... Read More


  • Food Hygiene – mapped to Care certificate standards

    The Level 3 Award in Food Safety in Catering is recognised by Environmental Health Officers as the benchmark for the assessment of food handlers in the UK. This Award will also assist in meeting CQC... Read More


  • Mental Capacity Act/DoLS January 2016

    This Mental Capacity Act & Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (MCA & DoLS) course is designed for healthcare professionals to understand the mental health spectrum, the impact and prevalence of mental health and provide them with... Read More


  • Conflict Resolution/Management

    Conflict amongst individuals or within teams can cause untold damage in an organisation, both to its service delivery and to its reputation. It can permanently damage working relationships as well as the well-being and effectiveness... Read More


  • Developing Individual Mental Toughness and Resilience – ILM accredited Level 4, 2 Credits (can be purchased without ILM accreditation)

    Resilience is the ability to survive difficult, pressurised or painful situations and to “bounce back” after these setbacks. It is thought to be the most valuable attribute an individual can possess for optimum well-being, happiness... Read More


  • Establishing an Effective Team ILM accredited Level 3, 1 credit

    This course can be taken as an ILM accredited course and will give you 1 credit at Level 3 on completion and passing. Or it can be taken as part of your CPD (continuing professional development) as a... Read More


  • Loss and Bereavement

    This training session is open to anyone who is working within a healthcare environment. This course will create and increase the understanding of the processes involved when dealing with loss and bereavement. It highlights the... Read More


  • Palliative Care

    This Palliative Care course is being run predominantly for care staff. Trained staff are welcome to book on this course although we will be covering this course again at a different level in April 2016.... Read More


  • Dignity in Care

    According to the Social Care Institute for Excellence, Dignity is a state, quality or manner worthy of esteem or respect; and (by extension) self-respect. Dignity in care, therefore, means the kind of care, in... Read More


  • Train the Trainer

    Many people are finding themselves in a position where training is becoming an essential part of their role, either to service users and/or staff members. This is a dynamic course designed to give you a... Read More


  • Recruiting and Retaining Volunteers

    These days many care-providing organisations involve volunteers to enhance their services while many voluntary organisation’s services are provided entirely by volunteers. While the demand for volunteer support in Oxfordshire is high, this course will provide organisations... Read More


  • Pensions – Auto-enrolment – What you have to know

    It may not sound like the most stimulating of subjects but during the next 6-9 months, all employers will be asked to comply to the new requirements for all Employers to enrol their Employees into... Read More


  • Lone Working/ keeping safe

    Many organisations in the Care and Voluntary Sectors involve staff undertaking Lone Working in delivering services. Lone Working poses one of the highest risk areas for both the individual staff member and the organisation itself... Read More