All our training is delivered by experienced, accredited trainers.
If you employ Personal Assistants using your Direct Payment we have workshops and one to one sessions where you find out about being an effective employer and more about how Independent Lives can help.
Please note: read our late Arrivals & Cancellations information before you book. There are no parking facilities available at the Worthing training sessions.
We also have a number of workbooks for sale which provide another option to fulfill your training requirements. You can find these to purchase on our website here: https://www.independentlives.org/Pages/Shop/Default.aspx
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Croydon PAs - Thanks to the kind support of Croydon Borough Council we are able to offer free training to Personal Assistants employed by an individual employer.
If you need a basic guide to using Zoom, please click here.
For all zoom sessions, you will be sent a confirmation email and emailed further joining instructions the day before the training - please check your junk or spam inbox. If you have not received the email, please contact Independent Lives email: [email protected] or phone 01903 219482.
This training is aimed at Healthcare Assistants, Support Workers and Personal Assistants who need to understand administering and managing medication.
Manual handling training has plenty of practical demonstrations and opportunities to join in. It's suitable for those just starting out in a role where moving people is required, or for those looking for a refresher.
PAs, we would love for you to join us at our new informal zoom Cuppa & Chat Network. Its a chance for you to take some time out, make friends, share experiences and learn new skills.
This training session will provide a thorough overview of basic first aid.
This session will explore the role of a PA, what makes it a rewarding role, the working relationship and group discussions
Note: This session is funded by One Croydon for Croydon residents f