Clinical Training for Personal Assistants
Do you have complex healthcare needs and would like your personal assistant to undertake clinical tasks?
Independent Lives provides clinical training in your own home. We will work with you, your PA or team of support workers, and a fully qualified community nurse trainer. This service is a Guardian Public Service Award winner.
We offer clinical training in the following areas so your PA can undertake these tasks, rather than a clinician:
Respiratory care (observations, suctioning, oxygen support)
Elimination support (including suppositories if needed)
There are different pricing options dependent on your needs:
Half day – £300 (up to 3 people)
Full day - £600 (up to 6 people)
Refresher - £75 per person
How do I book the training?
For nurse training please follow the link to the referral form.
Or contact Independent Lives directly:
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Phone: 01903 219482
How do I fund the training?
To understand your training needs and find out about funding, please contact us on 01903 219482 to discuss options.
Does your PA need to be trained on other areas?
- We offer classroom-based and webinar training for personal assistants - find out more about our webinars and classroom training.
- We produce training publications to support Personal Assistants completing the Care Certificate - find out more about our Care Certificate Workbooks.
Feedback from customers who have used Independent Lives to train their PA’s
'I feel so much more professional as an employer and at last I feel I am doing the right thing for my team.
After 2 years of battling away getting nowhere… Seeking help to set up a training plan for my team they have made it happen for me! The team are really personable; they listen to the needs and have been so responsive in finding options that work for us.'