Testimonials

We as an organisation have used First Response for a number of years to deliver training to our staff team. We have looked at other services but found First Response stands out from above them all. From the initial booking to the delivery of training we have found First Response to be professional. We have full confidence in them and feel the trainers are of high quality with a vast amount of knowledge, and able to deliver positive training experiences at an affordable price.

Care Service Manager - Disability care Service, Birmingham

Distance Learning Manuals

Distance Learning IconFlexible and cost-effective, our high-quality distance learning manuals allow workers to train independently and at their own pace.

Designed to be completed through distance learning, our externally accredited, professionally printed manuals offer the underpinning subject knowledge in the core training courses that all care workers must complete.

Courses require approximately 6 hours study time and learners can successfully complete training in a way that fits in with their busy work schedules. Once complete, manuals can be returned to us to enable the assessment to be professionally marked by our internal moderator and official learner certificates to be issued (in pdf format).

Key benefits and features include:

  • Externally accredited by Advantage Accreditation
  • Marked and certificated by us
  • Mapped to our Level 2 training awards
  • Developed in line with relevant standards and guidance
  • Completed entirely through distance learning for maximum flexibility
  • Dual branding available for higher volume orders
  • Cost includes postage of manuals to your organisation

 

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Level 2 Award in Dignity in Care (Distance Learning)

6 hours estimated study time Course Finder

This distance learning manual provides essential information about dignity in care and the principles behind it. This manual contributes to the underpinning knowledge for the Care Certificate, Standard 7 and 8

By the end of this course, you will:

  • Understand the definition of dignity
  • Explain what the eight key components of dignity in care are
  • Understand how the eight components come together to promote and maintain dignity in care
  • Understand how to practically apply the eight key components of dignity in care

£14.95 per manual Course Finder
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Level 2 Award in Equality, Diversity and Inclusion (Distance Learning)

6 hours estimated study time Course Finder

This distance learning manual provides essential information about equality and diversity and how it applies in a health and social care setting. This manual contributes to the underpinning knowledge for the Care Certificate, Standard 4

By the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Define equality, diversity, inclusion and discrimination
  • Explain how the law protects people from discrimination
  • Define prejudice and explain how it can impact on individuals
  • Identify where discrimination can be found in the care field
  • Know how to promote diversity and reduce discrimination in the workplace

£14.95 per manual Course Finder
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Level 2 Award in Managing Behaviour that Challenges (Distance Learning)

6 hours estimated study time Course Finder

This distance learning manual provides essential information about managing challenging behaviours in a care setting. This manual has links to some of the knowledge required for the Care Certificate, Standard 9

By the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Define challenging behaviour, its causes and forms
  • Discuss and practice the communication skills required to diffuse challenging behaviour
  • Recognise when we might be at risk if situations escalate
  • Describe how to avoid danger and recognise your limits of practice

£14.95 per manual Course Finder
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Level 2 Award in the Mental Capacity Act inc. DoLS (Distance Learning)

6 hours estimated study time Course Finder

This distance learning manual will provide essential information about the Mental Capacity Act and Deprivation of Liberties Safeguards. This manual contributes to the underpinning knowledge for the Care Certificate, Standard 9

By the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Outline the functions of the Mental Capacity Act
  • Describe the 5 principles of the Mental Capacity Act
  • Describe the groups that can be affected by the Act
  • Explain how mental capacity is assessed
  • Explain how everyday activities can be affected by the Mental Capacity Act
  • Explain what is meant by the term restraint
  • Explain Deprivation of Liberty safeguards
  • Explain why safeguards are needed

£14.95 per manual Course Finder
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Level 2 Award in Safe Handling and Administration of Medicines (Distance Learning)

6 hours estimated study time Course Finder

This distance learning manual provides essential information about the principles of the safe handling of medicines, including your role as an employee and the legislation that is in place.

By the end of this course, you will learn about each of the following areas:  

  • Law and Legislation
  • Classification of Medicines
  • Forms of Medicine
  • Prescribing and Dispensing
  • Roles and Responsibilities
  • Checks and Records
  • Storage of Medicines
  • Routes of Administration
  • Medication Administration Records (MAR)
  • Self-Administration
  • Side Effects and Adverse Reactions
  • Professional Care Values
       

£14.95 per manual Course Finder
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Testimonials

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Head Teacher - RC School