Clinical Programme

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Workshop and training provision for nurses has developed at pace with this incentive, and Hygia provide bespoke courses to whole groups of professional staff. Whether for a refresh of already-learned material, learning outcomes set to expire after a period of time, new developments in specific roles, or completely new processes required to learn for career development, our courses fit every learning requirement.


We have put together key clinical workshops for nurses:

Underpinning the ongoing hard work and commitment of your valued staff we off ther following Clinical Skills Workshops:

  • Asceptic Technique in Clinical Practice
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Safe Blood Transfusion & Intravenous Drug Administration
  • Catheterisation & Catheter Care
  • Continence Assessment & Management
  • Dementia Care 2017
  • Essential Diabetes 2017
  • Assessment & Management of Dysphagia
  • ECG Interpretation
  • Epilepsy Awareness Principles & Practice in Care
  • Managing PEG Feeding
  • Exploring the Mental Capacity Act & Current DoLs Guidance
  • The Mental Health Act
  • Medication Administration
  • Syringe Driver
  • Tracheostomy Care
  • Venepuncture
  • Verification of Expected Death

All of our training meets RCN standards and embeds both NMC and NICE requirements: 

These have all at one time been requested by nurses themselves, so feel free to request a course that you don’t see listed – Health & Social Care; Mandatory:

  • “People Moving People”
  • Safe Manual Handling for CareCertification valid for 3 years
  • Fire Safety Essentials (Half-Day)
  • Emergency First Aid in Health & Social Care
  • 1-Day Course Certification valid for 3 years
  • First Aid at Work
  • 3-Day Course Certification valid for 3 years
  • Essential Food Safety:
  • Practice & Principles for Care (Half Day)
  • Detailed Health & Safety
  • Principles & Practice in Care (Half Day)
  • Control of Substances
  • Hazardous to Health (COSHH)
  • Infection Control
  • Essential Principles & Practice in Care

Health & Social Care Bespoke Short Course Curriculum:

  • Recognising Adaptive Behaviour and delivering a Person Centred Approach in Health & Social Care
  • Recognising & Responding to Anaphylaxis
  • Essential Alcohol & Drug Awareness
  • Understanding Substance Abuse
  • Breakaway: Essential Disengagement Techniques
  • Care Planning for
  • Individualised Care
  • Clinical Observations: Observing, Understanding, & Recording Temperature, Pulse, Blood Pressure, Respiratory Rate and Oxygen Saturation. Utilising the National Early Warning Score (NEWS)
  • Conflict Resolution & Personal Safety
  • Essential Continence Care
  • Essential De-Escalation and Conflict Resolution
  • Essential Effective Communication in Care
  • Customer Care Essentials
  • Care & Support in Dealing with Death & Dying
  • Deaf Awareness: Increasing Understanding & Effective Communication in Care.
  • Diabetes in Health & Social Care Including Administration and Management of Insulin Therapy
  • Introducing Essential Epilepsy in Health & Social Care including administration of Buccal Midazolam and Rectal Diazepam
  • Fire Marshal’s workshop

Health & Social Care Bespoke Short Course Curriculum (continued):

  • Fire Safety Workshop
  • Emergency First Aid for Health & Social Care
  • (1-Day Course)
  • First Aid At Work
  • (3-Day Course)
  • Essential Nutrition in Health & Social Care.
  • Mental Health Awareness (1-Day Programme)
  • Mental Health 2016 (2-Day Programme)
  • Essential Paediatric First Aid
  • Understanding Pain Workshop
  • Essential Palliative Care & Care of the Dying Patient
  • Achieving Excellence in Personal Care
  • Preventing Pressure Damage in Care & Pressure Care Management
  • Safe Administration of Medicines.
  • Safeguarding Adults 2016
  • Safeguarding of Children 2016
  • Suicide, Self-Harm & Para-suicide: Building an Understanding in Care.
  • Essential Sexual Health
  • Managing Stress; Effective Communication
  • & De-escalation for in a Care Environment.
  • Stroke Awareness
  • Essential Time Management

The Care Practitioner Award 2016:

  • 5 Day course built around the need to bridge the gap between Senior Carers and Qualified Nurses in a Care Environment
  • Equips delegates with core skills to enhance their practice and enable them to manage key aspects of patient care and staff management.
Course bookings please call: 07734 847 807