Viewing posts from: February 2019

26th February 2019

It was a busy day today with two courses running, this one was a one day Key Trainer practical update for any staff previously trained on the Handling People with Special Needs Education (children) Masterclass Train the Trainer course. The course was held at Newfield School in Blackburn and we had a full course with six participants attending. Two of the participants we based in the school, Christine Dibb and Aimie Gates and they were joined by Louise Garner, Karen Allison, Neil Scott and Ann Marie Cooper who are all based within the SEND support service at Blackburn with Darwen Council.

Left to Right: Aimie, Louise, Ann Marie, Christine, Neil & Karen

North Lanarkshire Council

Today’s course was a one day Handling People with Special Needs Education refresher evaluation workshop. This course was for the staff within North Lanarkshire Council who work with children, whether it be in one of the schools or a children’s centre and have previously attended a five day train the trainer course with Centaur and now require their practical update.

It was a busy course with eight participants taking part, Joan Andrea Ramsay, Hazel Ruxton, Elizabeth Gilchrist, Jennifer Daigle, Helen Stewart, Jacqueline Hutchison, Joanne Gillespie and Margaret Taggart.

25th February 2019

Today’s course was a Handling People with Special Needs Education refresher evaluation workshop. This course is for staff we have previously trained on the safe manual handling of children five day course, who now require a practical update. The course was held at Waverley School in Enfield and there were seven participants attended, Charlotte Millward and Gail Weir, both from the host school. They were joined by Nicky Chakravorty, Karen Jamalzadeh and Agi Palanki all from Greenmead School in Wandsworth, Michelle Stone from East Riding of Yorkshire Council and Katelyn Langley from Clifton Hill School in Surrey.

Michelle & Nicky

 

Rhondda Cynon Taff Refresher Course – 22.02.2019

Today’s course was a one day Handling People with Special Needs Refresher Evaluation Workshop held in Pontyclun, South Wales. We had three participants attending, Claire Tucker and Danielle Johnson both from Rhondda Cynon Taff Council and they were joined by Ross Coward from Cartrefi Cymru Coop. It was a busy day with lots of practical demonstration and practice along with theory knowledge checks and risk assessment work.

Load Management Refresher Course – 20th February 2019

Today’s course was held at Ealing London Borough Council. We had two participants attending the course, Theodora Alexander from the course and she was joined by Susanne Lee from Management and Social Care Training.

Susanne, Jan (Trainer), Theodora

West Dunbartonshire Council

This weeks course was a five day Handling People with Special Needs Education train the trainer Masterclass course held at Kilpatrick School in Clydebank, Glasgow from the 4th – 8th February. It was a very busy week with five participants attending the course, all from school within West Dunbartonshire Council. Attending the course was Linda McGregor from Gavinburn Primary School, Kirsty Wallace, Margo Davenport and Jenny Coyne all from Kilpatrick School and Angela McNeish from Our Lady and St Patrick High School.