Tertiary Catalogue

Nursing


Medicines: A Brief Guide to Metformin

Medicines: A Brief Guide to Metformin

Understanding Diabetes

Metformin is the most common medicine given to people with Type 2 Diabetes. The clip gives a brief overview of how metformin works, and who it is suitable for.
Medicines: A Brief Guide to Gliptins and Other Incretin Therapies

Medicines: A Brief Guide to Gliptins and Other Incretin Therapies

Understanding Diabetes

This short clip looks at the different ways that incretin therapies are used to aid the breakdown of sugars in people with diabetes.
Medicines: A Brief Guide to Glitazones

Medicines: A Brief Guide to Glitazones

Understanding Diabetes

Glitazones help increase the insulin sensitivity in patients with Type 2 Diabetes. This short clip explains when and how glitazones are used to treat diabetes.
Medicines: How Insulin Works

Medicines: How Insulin Works

Understanding Diabetes

A short clip describing how insulin is used by cells for energy and what happens when it is not used correctly.
Management and Treatment of Diabetes

Management and Treatment of Diabetes

Understanding Diabetes

The video introduces learners to the importance of weight and exercise in the management of diabetes. They will also learn about how medicines, blood glucose control, and HbA1c are used to treat diabetes.
Symptoms and Complications of Diabetes

Symptoms and Complications of Diabetes

Understanding Diabetes

The video looks at the symptoms of diabetes, such as tiredness, weight loss and more frequent urination. It also looks at the long-term complications that can arise from diabetes.
Types of Diabetes

Types of Diabetes

Understanding Diabetes

The short clip introduces learners to diabetes. They will learn about the different types of diabetes, and how they occur.
Emergency First Aid for Care Workers

Emergency First Aid for Care Workers

All basic first aid procedures are examined, including what to do if you come across an emergency situation, how to treat various types of casualties and how to record any incidents that have taken place. This video follows guidelines and...Show More
Role of the Home Carer

Role of the Home Carer

Home Care

Designed exclusively for those providing care within the Home Care setting, this title introduces home carers to the types of tasks they might be expected to carry out and the range of individuals they may come into contact with; from young...Show More
Role of the Care Worker

Role of the Care Worker

Care Home

This resource presents the role of the care worker in a professional and appealing way. Using demonstrations of good and bad practice in realistic scenarios, this title makes the learning points easy to apply after completing the training. Care...Show More
Principles of Person Centred Care

Principles of Person Centred Care

Home Care

This title is designed exclusively for those providing care within the Home Care setting, and introduces carers to the values that underpin person centred care. It assists them to develop their understanding of how principles of care should be...Show More
Managing Distressed Behaviour

Managing Distressed Behaviour

Care Home

The aim of this video is to consider how care staff can work with individuals who may be aggressive or violent and how to manage distressed behaviour. It will examine the following areas: What is distressed behaviour? Who can present distressed...Show More
Raising Concerns and Whistleblowing

Raising Concerns and Whistleblowing

General Social Care

As a social care worker or volunteer, your first responsibility is to promote the safety and well-being of the individuals you support, protecting them from danger, harm and abuse at all times. In part this is achieved when you come across a...Show More
Fire Safety

Fire Safety

Home Care

Designed exclusively for those providing care within the Home Care setting, this title explores fire safety within the homes of the individuals receiving support. In focusing on fire prevention principles and home carer obligations, it introduces...Show More
Health and Safety

Health and Safety

Home Care

This title is designed exclusively for those providing care within the Home Care setting. In considering the home carer’s duty of care to the person they're supporting and themselves, it aims to improve awareness of common hazards about the...Show More
Food Safety

Food Safety

Home Care

Designed exclusively for those providing care within the Home Care setting, this title explores the vital role home carers have in making sure that they prepare food that is safe to eat. It covers the range of factors that home carers must...Show More
How to Use Fire Extinguishers

How to Use Fire Extinguishers

This video course explores the correct ways in which fire extinguishers should be operated. It explains what the six most common types of extinguisher are and how they should be used. The video outlines the fire tetrahedron, the different classes...Show More
Person Centred Dementia Care

Person Centred Dementia Care

Dementia Care

This video introduces the person-centred qualities that a skilled carer should reflect in their day-to-day practice, and how person centred values and modified techniques can improve a carer’s ability to provide positive, responsive and...Show More
Effective Communication

Effective Communication

One of the most crucial elements of the care worker’s role is their ability to communicate effectively with the individuals they support and each other. This video focuses on verbal, non-verbal and behavioural communication. It looks at how we...Show More
Fire Safety: Drills and Evacuation

Fire Safety: Drills and Evacuation

Care Home

Ensuring that your care home staff are fully aware of what must be done in a fire is vital to providing a safe environment. Building on the lessons learned in 'Fire Safety: Hazards and Prevention' this title will teach care workers what to do if...Show More
Fire Safety: Hazards and Prevention

Fire Safety: Hazards and Prevention

Care Home

This care home based title will teach care workers how to identify potential hazards and prevent the outbreak of fires. Covering areas such as the legal framework surrounding fire and how fires start, this title goes on to explain how to reduce...Show More
Understanding Dementia

Understanding Dementia

Dementia Care

'Understanding Dementia' focuses on the physical condition of dementia and how it affects the person. This video also explores the myths and stereotypes and considers how these can influence the quality of care given. Further to this, it...Show More
Making a Bed

Making a Bed

Aged Care

This snippet demonstrates the task of bedmaking with two people working together. Bedmaking is a task undertaken regularly and often repeatedly throughout the day. It is important to be aware of the need for good manual handling posture to avoid...Show More
Bed to Wheelchair Transfer

Bed to Wheelchair Transfer

Aged Care

This snippet shows one method of transferring a patient from a bed to a wheelchair. In this snippet, an electric sling hoist is used to assist the patient. It is important to be aware of the main risk factors to yourself as carer in this task....Show More
Bed to Chair Transfer

Bed to Chair Transfer

Aged Care

This snippet shows one method of transferring a patient or resident from a bed to a chair. It is relevant for an able-bodied patient with the use of a standing and walking aid. It is important to be aware of the main risk factors to yourself as...Show More