Direct Services to Schools

Courses
First Aid at Work - Requalification

This 2 day course will review the knowledge, skills and objectives necessary for First Aid.

This will include CPR, resuscitation, bandaging, burns, and other First Aid issues.  A copy of the latest edition of the First Aid at Work manual will be provided and the new certificate will be valid for three years.

Attendance is required on both dates.

Candidates can now requalify up to 28 days after the expiry but must produce their First Aid at Work certificate on the first day of the course as proof of eligibility (this has been extended throughout the Covid-19 pandemic)

Practitioners will:

  • be up-to-date and confident in their ability to deal with First Aid situations as and when they arise at work

Those renewing their Health and Safety Regulations, First Aid at Work certificate

Greenwich Direct Services to Schools
100% of attendees to have completed feedback, would recommend this course.
Date
18th April 2024 (9:00am - 4:00pm)
19th April 2024 (9:00am - 3:00pm)
Venue
The Professional Development Centre (PDC), (only disabled parking available on-site)
Tutors
High Q
Cost
£240 for RBG schools
£265 for non-RBG schools

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Date
6th June 2024 (9:00am - 4:00pm)
7th June 2024 (9:00am - 3:00pm)
Venue
The Professional Development Centre (PDC), (only disabled parking available on-site)
Tutors
High Q
Cost
£240 for RBG schools
£265 for non-RBG schools

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First Aid at Work

This course provides participants with all the knowledge, skills, and objectives necessary to act as First Aiders within the workplace.

The First Aid at Work certificate is awarded by the First Aid Industry Body in accordance with Health and Safety Executive (HSE) regulations and is valid for three years.  A copy of the latest edition of a First Aid manual and delegate pack will be provided for each participant.

Attendance is required on all 3 dates.

Successful candidates will be awarded the HSE First Aid at Work certificate.

Practitioners will:

  • be confident and prepared to deal with First Aid situations as and when they arise at work

All interested staff from all schools. This course is open to anyone wishing to train as a First Aider.

Candidates must be physically fit with the ability and temperament to undertake First Aid training

Greenwich Direct Services to Schools
100% of attendees to have completed feedback, would recommend this course.
Date
22nd April 2024 (9:00am - 4:00pm)
23rd April 2024 (9:00am - 4:00pm)
24th April 2024 (9:00am - 3:00pm)
Venue
The Professional Development Centre (PDC), (only disabled parking available on-site)
Tutors
High Q
Cost
£355 for RBG schools
£365 for non-RBG schools

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Date
26th June 2024 (9:00am - 4:00pm)
27th June 2024 (9:00am - 4:00pm)
28th June 2024 (9:00am - 3:00pm)
Venue
The Professional Development Centre (PDC), (only disabled parking available on-site)
Tutors
High Q
Cost
£355 for RBG schools
£365 for non-RBG schools

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Managing Challenging Conversations and Conflict

From time to time all staff will be faced by a difficult and demanding parent.  From challenging safeguarding decisions, academic results, to accusations of bullying,  some parents can be very intimidating or even aggressive.

This course is suitable for anyone (including support and admin staff) from primary, secondary and special schools as well as FE colleges, and will examine effective ways of handling such situations.  This course is suitable for all staff who come into face to face or telephone contact with parents.

Handling violence and aggression in the workplace is easier when you know what to do. Our course will provide you with the knowledge and skills to deal with these situations.

Staff will:

  • appreciate what are acceptable and unacceptable levels of behaviour
  • identify the causes of anger and aggression in adults
  • be able to use body language to gain rapport with difficult people
  • be able to apply diffusion techniques
  • be able to use effective conflict resolution techniques
  • be able to practice assertive communication
  • be able to deal with aggression that turns to violence


Schools will:

  • have the tools to draw an effective action plan and risk assessment to deal with aggressive adults
  • know how to ban verbally and physically aggressive adults from schools
  • feel confident about dealing with anger or aggression in people

All school staff

Greenwich Direct Services to Schools
100% of attendees to have completed feedback, would recommend this course.
Date
23rd April 2024 (1:30pm - 4:30pm)
Venue
The Professional Development Centre (PDC), (only disabled parking available on-site)
Tutors
Lead Practitioner from Proactive Safeguarding
Cost
£60 for RBG schools
£70 for non-RBG schools

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First Aid Paediatric Course

This course will provide participants with training as Paediatric First Aiders within the workplace, incorporating particular skills for the treatment of injured and ill children and babies.

Day 1 will cover working with children aged 8 and above
Day 2 will cover working with babies from birth to 1 and children 1-7 years.

All participants will receive a delegate pack.  It should be noted that there is no examination on the second day, participants will be continually assessed during the course. Attendance is required on both dates.

Successful candidates will be awarded an Emergency First Aid (Children and Babies) certificate, valid for three years.

Pupils will:

  • be safer and have safeguarding needs met in a more appropriate and timely manner


Practitioners will:

  • feel confident and prepared to deal with First Aid situations as and when they arise

All interested staff from all schools.

This course is open to anyone wishing to train as a First Aider – especially those working with children and babies.

Candidates must be physically fit with the ability and temperament to undertake First Aid training

Greenwich Direct Services to Schools
100% of attendees to have completed feedback, would recommend this course.
Date
1st May 2024 (9:00am - 4:00pm)
2nd May 2024 (9:00am - 3:00pm)
Venue
The Professional Development Centre (PDC), (only disabled parking available on-site)
Tutors
High Q
Cost
£210 for RBG schools
£235 for non-RBG schools

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Date
18th June 2024 (9:00am - 4:00pm)
19th June 2024 (9:00am - 3:00pm)
Venue
The Professional Development Centre (PDC), (only disabled parking available on-site)
Tutors
High Q
Cost
£210 for RBG schools
£235 for non-RBG schools

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