About City Gate Training Centre

Training Session at City Gate Training Centre

At City Gate Training Centre, we have over 16 years of experience in developing and delivering high-quality training in health and social care.

Our experience includes customising specific courses for up to an advanced level. Also, we were the first training company who differentiated between care assistant and support workers depending on their duties and responsibilities, as well as the field of work (for instance nursing homes, domiciliary care or hospitals).
Based on this, we designed different training programs such as Basic Care Assistant, Basic Nursing Skills, Maternity Support Worker, etc. To understand the difference, you need to review the course contents, which are as follow:

Health Care Assistant Training :

Essential Health Care Assistant Standards:

  1. Understand your role
  2. Your personal development
  3. Duty of care
  4. Equality and diversity
  5. Work in a person-centered way
  6. Communication
  7. Privacy and dignity
  8. Fluids and nutrition
  9. Awareness of mental health, dementia and learning disability
  10. Safeguarding adults
  11. Safeguarding Children
  12. Basic Life Support
  13. Health and Safety
  14. Handling information
  15. Infection prevention and control

Basic Nursing Skills:

  • Essential Health Care Assistant Standards
  • Basic First Aid Awareness
  • Infection Control
  • Blood pressure measurement
  • Temperature measurement
  • Urinalysis
  • Body Mass Index (BMI)
  • Glucose Level Monitoring
  • Respiration
  • Fluid Balance Charts
  • Stool Collection and Sampling

Our designed training programs have provided a foundation for more than 7000 learners to be successful in their chosen career as a healthcare assistant.