Athona Training Day

Athona is pleased to announce that over the next coming months we will be holding training days in various locations.

The training course will be compliant with the latest UK Core Skills Training Framework, which is a Mandatory Requirement for all locums working within the NHS.

The training days will take place on:

Saturday 10th January – Brentwood

Saturday 17th January – Birmingham

Saturday 31st January – Leeds

Saturday 7th February – London

Saturday 21st February – Liverpool

Saturday 28th February – Glasgow

On the day there will be:

  • Adult & Paediatric Life Support, including practice on manikins
  • AED Training (latest Mandatory Requirement for Locums)
  • Moving & Handling, Loads & People – including practice using a hoist, slings & slide sheets
  • Conflict Resolution (latest Mandatory Requirement for Locums)
  • Fire Safety Practical (latest Mandatory Requirement for Locums)

This Practical Course is also complimented by online training to complete the full Mandatory Locum Requirement to meet the UK Core Skills Training Framework:

  • Health, Safety & Welfare (in a clinical setting)
  • Basic Fire Safety (theory)
  • Safeguarding of Vulnerable Adults (Level 1)
  • Child Protection (Level 2)
  • Basic Life Support (Level 2 – theory)
  • Moving & Handling (Level 2 – theory)
  • Equality, Diversity & Human Rights
  • Infection Prevention and Control (Level 2)
  • Information Governance

Both the practical and online course are overall worth 10 CPD points, which will count towards your Annual Appraisal CPD.

If you would like to book a space at any of the above dates then please e-mail our Compliance team or alternatively call them on 01277 217777 today.