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Core Competency Courses

Keep up to date to meet a changing environment by learning new skills and the right knowledge with us. We deliver regular core competency training to support our learners and employers to continue delivering quality care. 

Our September to November 2021 schedule is now available. We offer various Core Competency courses in Plymouth and Clevedon.

Please download Sept/Nov 2021 schedule here.

Level 2 Award in Safe Moving and Handling

This qualification is an introduction to moving and handling activities for those starting work, returning to work or who need specific training in manual handling, also suitable for refresher training. This course is an ideal way to reduce the risk of workplace manual handling injuries, whilst minimising disruption to your organisation’s day to day activities.

Duration: Half Day

Level 3 Emergency First Aid at Work (RQF)

This qualification is designed for individuals who wish to act as an emergency first aider at workplace. Upon successful completion of this qualification, candidates will be equipped with the essential skills needed to give safe, prompt and effective first aid in emergency situations. 

Duration: One Day

Level 3 First Aid at Work (RQF)

This qualification is specifically designed for individuals who wish to act as a first aider in their workplace. Successful candidates will learn how to manage a range of inquiries and illnesses that could occur at work and will be equipped with the essential skills needed to give first aid at work.

Duration: Three Day