Basic Nursing Skills Training


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Basic Nursing Skills will provide you with fundamental knowledge relevant to work as a Clinical Support Worker.


Product Description

Our 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. This course is recommended for people who wish to become health care assistants but have no experience, or want to come back to work after the break in previous employment.

Course Duration

The 2 days  basic nursing skills training includes of intensive training (14 hours) + online assessment (80 minutes). Voluntary work placement as a Health care Assistant (70 hours) will be arranged for you in the nursing/care home if required.

Course contents

  • Essential Standards
    • Understand Your Role
    • Your Personal Development
    • Duty of Care
    • Equality and Diversity
    • Work in a Person Centred Way
    • Communication
    • Privacy and Dignity
    • Fluids and Nutrition
    • Awareness of mental health, dementia and learning disabilities
    • Safeguarding Adults
    • Safeguarding Children
    • Health and Safety
    • Handling Information
  • Basic First Aid Awareness
  • 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 price for this training is £360.00. This fee includes volunteer DBS, optional volunteer work placement and references for up to two years.


Classes will be held in our Rainham based office with very easy access from Fenchurch Street Station, West Ham Station or Barking Station. Practical work experience (if required) will be arranged closer to where you live.
Should you wish to talk to us please call us on:

Tel: 0170 8557 359
Mob: 0783 8792 519

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Additional Information

Additional Information

If you are interested to add Maternity Support Worker training to your booking, you can do so for only £15 when purchasing Basic Nursing Skills training. Contact us on 01708 557 359 for further info.