Training suspended until September 2020

All face to face training is now suspended until September 2020.

Elearning

Our elearning courses remain available through the Learning Gateway including courses covering the following topics

  • Care Certificate
  • Care Act (2014)
  • Health & Safety
  • Infection Prevention and Control
  • Business Continuity
  • Risk Management
  • Safeguarding Adults
  • Safeguarding Children
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Skype for Business
  • Stress Management and Wellbeing.. and more

We have created a new category “Remote Working” in eLearning, where we have grouped some courses together so they’re easy to find.

Additionally there are new courses freely available relevant to the social care workforce and we also encourage use of FutureLearn and OpenLearn.

Team Leading and Business Admin accredited Course

Level 2 courses via distance learning

Are you interested in studying for a Level 2 course on either Team Leading or Business Admin?
We’ve partnered with Chichester College to offer staff free accredited training which can be completed at home.
If you would like to find out more, we are running two information sessions on Skype for Business - sign up via Learning Gateway using the links below:

Thursday 11 June at 10am

Thursday 18 June at 2pm

Coronavirus Elearning modules

These modules are now freely available from E-learning for Health (E-LfH) and are available to the health and social care workforce. They contain key information from E-LfH’s catalogue of content as well as curated content from other trusted organisations. Content includes essential guidance from Public Health and the World Health Organisation and covers infection prevention and control.

See: https://portal.e-lfh.org.uk/

The Learning & Development Team is working with sector skills councils on training requirements in the present Covid-19 pandemic and looking to expand our distance learning offer.

Contacts

If you are a manager in the Council’s Health and Adult Social Care Directorate and have staff in need of and able to attend face to face training please contact tim.wilson@brighton-hove.gov.uk

Similarly, for Families, Children and Learning, please contact Andrew.parftt@brighton-hove.gov.uk

Adult social care independent and voluntary sector: Kevin.Murphy@brighton-hove.gov.uk