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About Us

St Werburghs Development Centre, Boswell Avenue, Warrington, Cheshire, WA4 6DQ.
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Upcoming Training & Events

21 Oct
Asbestos Awareness
Objectives for the session include: • To recognise the presence of asbestos • To describe how to identify the presence of asbestos in a building • To identify the legal implications of dealing with asbestos • To discuss the health implications relating to asbestos • To examine the Standard Operating Procedures for asbestos management
22 Oct
Connect 5 Session 3 - Extended Mental Wellbeing Intervention
Please note - you must have attended Session 1 and 2 to be eligible to attend Session 3 This course will include: - Participants feedback on how they’ve used the skills they learnt on Connect 5 sessions 1 and 2. - Revisiting the characters from Connect 5 sessions 1 and 2 and working with them on each of the Five Areas. - Practising different practical self-management techniques including: scaling, problem solving, activity scheduling, action planning, recognising and challenging unhelpful thinking styles, self-compassion and relaxation. - Considering opportunities and potential difficulties around putting Connect 5 learning into practice
22 Oct
Includes correct procedure, infection control, how to locate veins, risks & management, problem solving and practice. Students will be given a log sheet to record 10 episodes of practice to be undertaken at a suitable venue if necessary. Help with accessing venues will be given.
23 Oct
Dysphagia & Swallowing
Includes: * a description / demonstration of dysphagia (swallowing problem) * Practical menu session covering IDDSI food levels * time for informal discussions with members of the Speech and Language Therapy team and Nutricia Therapy Area Specialist
23 Oct
Understanding The Curriculum (Governors)
The session covers the following key areas: - The national curriculum and other curriculum requirements - The link between the school's vision and ethos and its curriculum - The role of the board and the role of school leaders in setting the curriculum - Key questions for governors/trustees to ask