Basic Nursing Skills TrainingOur basic nursing skills training is designed to help people to get into Care Assistant/ Support worker jobs within NHS and private hospitals, Nursing/Care homes as well as GP surgeries. The training is designed and delivered by NHS practicing clinicians and therefore you can rest assured that you will learn the most up-to-date information.

Basic Nursing Skills Training Duration

Basic nursing skills training will include 2 days of intensive training (14 hours), 1 week of self-study time with materials provided, and online assessment (80 minutes). All our courses are delivered via Zoom Meetings and all candidates are expected to connect using a web camera and microphone.

Training Content

Day 1

  • Understanding Role of Health Care Assistant
  • Personal Development
  • Duty of Care
  • Equality & Diversity
  • Working in a person-centered Way
  • Communication
  • Privacy & Dignity
  • Awareness of Mental Health
  • Safeguarding Adults
  • Safeguarding Children
  • Basic Life Support
  • Health & Safety
  • Handling Information

Day 2:

  • Fluid Balance
  • Taking and recording Blood Pressure and Pulse
  • Taking and recording temperature
  • Urine/Stool collection and sampling
  • Respiratory rate
  • Glucose testing /finger stick
  • Taking weight and height and BMI calculation
  • Infection control





The total fees are £ 225.00.

How to book?

To book your place for the next available basic nursing skill training please refer to the Courses page.

If you require any additional information regarding basic nursing skills training please do not hesitate to contact us.