Care Home Assistant Practitioner Open Courses

We are now delighted to be able to offer our ever popular Care Home Assistant Practitioner as an open course.

For full in depth details of the course please click here.

Amazing course which really allowed by to step my career up to the next level

Course Content

The programme is delivered over ten consecutive weeks, with one day face to face training day per week.

During this time, those enrolled on the programme will complete the following;

eLearning courses (including assessment) on the following subjects:

  • Diabetes
  • Infection Control Level 3
  • Pressure Ulcer Prevention
  • Risk Assessment & Management in Care Level 3
  • Venepuncture
  • Wound Care Management

Ten Classroom Days covering the following subjects:

  • Clinical Observations and National Early Warning Score (NEWS)
  • Medication Administration & Management
  • T34 Syringe Driver
  • Tissue Viability, Dressings, Wounds & Pressure Relief
  • Dysphagia
  • Enteral Administration
  • Record Keeping & Communication
  • Stoma Care
  • Oral Suctioning
  • Catheter Care
  • Basic Life Support
  • Blood Sugar Monitoring
  • Insulin Administration
  • Venepuncture & Cannulation
  • Portfolio Submission and Final Exam

Important Information

Before booking yourself onto this course it is important to familiarise yourself with these points below.

This course is run over 10 weeks. Delegates will attend two days face to face training and then have a two week gap before attending another two days.

A full itinerary of dates will be sent to you upon booking.

It is YOUR responsibility to ensure delegates are able to achieve their workplace compentencies and gain workplace competence.

We will conduct the theoretical skill training and provide classroom competency on our manikins but to achieve full competence this needs to be supported by your own nursing team within the work place.

Delegates who do not achieve completing their portfolio by the end of the 10 weeks will not be signed off or certificated. There will be no refunds in the event of this occurings.

Certificates for individual subjects of training can be issued.


This course lasts approximately 60 hours over 10 days.


Delegates will be issued with certificates of completion valid for a period of 3 years.

Online Booking

Please find details of our open course please.

Click the links below for more information on our venue

  • Stoke on Trent

We are taking every precaution to keep delegates safe during COVID19. Social distancing will be in effect with reduced class numbers.

Hand sanitizer, disinfectant wipes and spray, aprons, gloves and face-shields will all be provided – we only ask you bring a mask and a focussed attitude ready to learn.

See you all soon.

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