West Yorkshire & Harrogate Excellence Centre

Our Courses

 Care Certificate Assessment
Resources
Free
Care Certificate Assessment West Yorkshire & Harrogate Excellence Centre
This Course will provide participants with the knowledge of the Care Certificate and confidence to become a care certificate competent assessor.
This Course will provide participants with the knowledge of the Care Certificate and confidence to become a care certificate competent... read more
Free
Delivery Method
Resources
"Motivational Interviewing"
Face-to-face
Free
"Motivational Interviewing" West Yorkshire & Harrogate Excellence Centre
This one day course, delivered by an experienced Motivational Interviewing trainer from Social Marketing Gateway is designed with a particular focus on staff who have the opportunities to deliver... read more
This one day course, delivered by an experienced Motivational Interviewing trainer from Social Marketing Gateway is designed with a... read more
Free
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Qualification
Certificate of attendance/completion
Location(s)
Huddersfield, Leeds
Next Date
13th January 2020
Advance- Care Planning
Resources
Advance- Care Planning West Yorkshire & Harrogate Excellence Centre
A new guide from NICE and SCIE helps managers of care services to support people to prepare for a time when they do not have the capacity to make their... read more
A new guide from NICE and SCIE helps managers of care services to support people to prepare for a time... read more
Delivery Method
Resources
Apprenticeship Associate Project Manager (Level 4)
Blended
Apprenticeship Associate Project Manager (Level 4) West Yorkshire & Harrogate Excellence Centre
An associate project manager utilises resources with suitable skills, qualifications, experience and knowledge and can motivate a team. This Apprenticeship will develop the skills required to effectively, plan, organise, manage... read more
An associate project manager utilises resources with suitable skills, qualifications, experience and knowledge and can motivate a team. This Apprenticeship... read more
Delivery Method
Blended
Qualification
Level 4+ higher apprenticeship
Bereavement Training
Face-to-face
Free
Bereavement Training West Yorkshire & Harrogate Excellence Centre
This 3 hour training session pulls together theoretical understanding of grief and bereavement and links this understanding to the practical requirements front line workers need to provide direct support to... read more
This 3 hour training session pulls together theoretical understanding of grief and bereavement and links this understanding to the practical... read more
Free
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Beyond Trauma: Mental Health Issues in Displaced Populations from War Torn Areas and in Asylum Seekers
Face-to-face
Beyond Trauma: Mental Health Issues in Displaced Populations from War Torn Areas and in Asylum Seekers West Yorkshire & Harrogate Excellence Centre
​This topical and exciting one day event will bring together experts in treating conflict related trauma, as well as those with lived experience to provide a clinical and social insight... read more
​This topical and exciting one day event will bring together experts in treating conflict related trauma, as well as those... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Care Certificate Assessor Training Course
Face-to-face
Free
Care Certificate Assessor Training Course West Yorkshire & Harrogate Excellence Centre
This Course will provide participants with the knowledge and confidence to become a care certificate competent assessor.
This Course will provide participants with the knowledge and confidence to become a care certificate competent assessor.
Free
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Location(s)
Calderdale, Harrogate, Leeds, Saltaire
Next Date
23rd January 2020
Cleaning Principles (Level 2 Certificate)
Distance
Free
Cleaning Principles (Level 2 Certificate) West Yorkshire & Harrogate Excellence Centre
Free
Delivery Method
Distance
Level
Intermediate
Qualification
Nationally recognised
Community Courses- Shipley College
Face-to-face
Community Courses- Shipley College West Yorkshire & Harrogate Excellence Centre
Shipley college are offering distance learning in health and social Care topics. Please note this is not run or funded by the West Yorkshire and Harrogate Excellence Centre and a... read more
Shipley college are offering distance learning in health and social Care topics. Please note this is not run or funded... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Counselling Skills (Level 2 Certificate)
Distance
Free
Counselling Skills (Level 2 Certificate) West Yorkshire & Harrogate Excellence Centre
Free
Delivery Method
Distance
Level
Intermediate
Qualification
Vocational Related Qualification
Dementia Bus
Face-to-face
Free
Dementia Bus West Yorkshire & Harrogate Excellence Centre
The Virtual Dementia Tour (VDT) gives delegates an experience of what dementia might be like by using specialist equipment and creating a simulated environment. Delegates will be expected to carry... read more
The Virtual Dementia Tour (VDT) gives delegates an experience of what dementia might be like by using specialist equipment and... read more
Free
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Dementia Care Principles (Level 2 Certificate)
Distance
Free
Dementia Care Principles (Level 2 Certificate) West Yorkshire & Harrogate Excellence Centre
Free
Delivery Method
Distance
Level
Intermediate
Qualification
Vocational Related Qualification
Dementia E-Learning
e-Learning
Dementia E-Learning West Yorkshire & Harrogate Excellence Centre
We are pleased to draw your attention to Health Education England’s (HEE’s) redesigned dementia e-learning resources and to encourage and promote access and use of these free materials as widely... read more
We are pleased to draw your attention to Health Education England’s (HEE’s) redesigned dementia e-learning resources and to encourage and... read more
Delivery Method
e-Learning
Dementia Resouces
Resources
Dementia Resouces West Yorkshire & Harrogate Excellence Centre
The free films and resources are designed to help health and social care staff develop their understanding of dementia and enable the delivery of high quality, person centred care whilst... read more
The free films and resources are designed to help health and social care staff develop their understanding of dementia and... read more
Delivery Method
Resources
Emergency First Aid at Work Level 3 Award
Face-to-face
Free
Emergency First Aid at Work Level 3 Award West Yorkshire & Harrogate Excellence Centre
Supporting Staff in how to aid individuals in the event of an emergency.
Supporting Staff in how to aid individuals in the event of an emergency.
Free
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
English and Maths (Level 1)
Distance
Free
English and Maths (Level 1) West Yorkshire & Harrogate Excellence Centre
Free
Delivery Method
Distance
Level
Beginner
Qualification
Nationally recognised
Finance for Non-finance Managers
Face-to-face
Free
Finance for Non-finance Managers West Yorkshire & Harrogate Excellence Centre
This training session provides an engaging and applicable overview of Finance for Non- Finance Managers working in healthcare where finance is a key driver of decisions & discussions. This... read more
This training session provides an engaging and applicable overview of Finance for Non- Finance Managers working in healthcare where finance... read more
Free
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
GCSE Science  - Taster session
Face-to-face
Free
GCSE Science - Taster session West Yorkshire & Harrogate Excellence Centre
A 3hr taster session being held to provide information about the part time GCSE Science Course offered through Leeds Sixth Form (part of Leeds City College)
A 3hr taster session being held to provide information about the part time GCSE Science Course offered through Leeds Sixth... read more
Free
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
GCSE Science (Combined- Dual Award)
Face-to-face
£881.00
GCSE Science (Combined- Dual Award) West Yorkshire & Harrogate Excellence Centre
A one year GCSE Science course leading to a double GCSE Qualification. Starting September 2019-June 2020. Specifically designed for adults that want to progress in their career or go into... read more
A one year GCSE Science course leading to a double GCSE Qualification. Starting September 2019-June 2020. Specifically designed for adults... read more
£881.00
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Level
Intermediate
Qualification
Nationally recognised
Health and Social Care- (Work based Learning Courses)- Shipley College
Face-to-face
Health and Social Care- (Work based Learning Courses)- Shipley College West Yorkshire & Harrogate Excellence Centre
Shipley college are offering distance learning in health and social Care topics. Please note this is not run or funded by the West Yorkshire and Harrogate Excellence Centre and a... read more
Shipley college are offering distance learning in health and social Care topics. Please note this is not run or funded... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Health and Social Care- Distance Learning Shipley College
Distance
Health and Social Care- Distance Learning Shipley College West Yorkshire & Harrogate Excellence Centre
Shipley college are offering distance learning in health and social Care topics. Please note this is not run or funded by the West Yorkshire and Harrogate Excellence Centre and a... read more
Shipley college are offering distance learning in health and social Care topics. Please note this is not run or funded... read more
Delivery Method
Distance
Information Advice and Guidance (Level 2 Certificate)
Distance
Free
Information Advice and Guidance (Level 2 Certificate) West Yorkshire & Harrogate Excellence Centre
IAG,CPD,Personal Development
IAG,CPD,Personal Development
Free
Delivery Method
Distance
Level
Intermediate
Qualification
Vocational Related Qualification
IT Skills Pathway
e-Learning
IT Skills Pathway West Yorkshire & Harrogate Excellence Centre
The IT Skills Pathway provides access to customisable training relevant to individual roles and needs within IT.
The IT Skills Pathway provides access to customisable training relevant to individual roles and needs within IT.
Delivery Method
e-Learning
Qualification
Certificate of attendance/completion
Making Every Contact Count Training (MECC)
Face-to-face
Free
Making Every Contact Count Training (MECC) West Yorkshire & Harrogate Excellence Centre
A 1/2 day Making Every Contact Count Training session which will prepare and empower staff to use the potential offered by conversations with clients/service users/patients to help stay well and... read more
A 1/2 day Making Every Contact Count Training session which will prepare and empower staff to use the potential offered... read more
Free
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Managing Challenging Behaviours
Face-to-face
Free
Managing Challenging Behaviours West Yorkshire & Harrogate Excellence Centre
A half day course delivered by Xceed Training aimed at health and care workers who may deal with potentially charged situations involving those they work with.
A half day course delivered by Xceed Training aimed at health and care workers who may deal with potentially charged... read more
Free
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Location(s)
Bradford, Leeds
Next Date
28th January 2020
Managing Time and Stress Reduction
Face-to-face
Free
Managing Time and Stress Reduction West Yorkshire & Harrogate Excellence Centre
This is a One Day Interactive workshop provided by Xceed Training to enable participants to manage their time and reduce their stress levels
This is a One Day Interactive workshop provided by Xceed Training to enable participants to manage their time and reduce... read more
Free
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Location(s)
Harrogate, Leeds
Next Date
27th January 2020
Master Class – Autoimmune Encephalitis
Face-to-face
Master Class – Autoimmune Encephalitis West Yorkshire & Harrogate Excellence Centre
This exciting half-day workshop about Auto Immune Encephalitis will give an overview and update of its presentation in the context in Psychiatry.
This exciting half-day workshop about Auto Immune Encephalitis will give an overview and update of its presentation in the context... read more
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
CPD Points
3
Meeting Needs and Reducing Distress
Face-to-face
Free
Meeting Needs and Reducing Distress West Yorkshire & Harrogate Excellence Centre
A practical and interactive course to help support staff to understand, manage and prevent conflict caused by challenging behaviours e.g Dementia, Aggression.
A practical and interactive course to help support staff to understand, manage and prevent conflict caused by challenging behaviours e.g... read more
Free
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Minute Taking
Face-to-face
Free
Minute Taking West Yorkshire & Harrogate Excellence Centre
Teaching staff about the role of a minute taker and techniques to ensure accurate and effective minute taking.
Teaching staff about the role of a minute taker and techniques to ensure accurate and effective minute taking.
Free
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Location(s)
Bradford, Leeds
Next Date
30th January 2020
Population Wellbeing
Blended
Population Wellbeing West Yorkshire & Harrogate Excellence Centre
Designed, and available to use for anyone who can positively impact public health and wellbeing, the portal offers free access to education, training and professional development resources, to help deliver... read more
Designed, and available to use for anyone who can positively impact public health and wellbeing, the portal offers free access... read more
Delivery Method
Blended
Project Management
Face-to-face
Free
Project Management West Yorkshire & Harrogate Excellence Centre
Supporting staff to develop project management skills and techniques.
Supporting staff to develop project management skills and techniques.
Free
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
QA Level 3 award in Emergency First Aid at Work (RQF)
Face-to-face
QA Level 3 award in Emergency First Aid at Work (RQF) West Yorkshire & Harrogate Excellence Centre
Supporting staff in how to aid individuals in the event of an emergency.
Supporting staff in how to aid individuals in the event of an emergency.
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Quality Customer Experience
Face-to-face
Free
Quality Customer Experience West Yorkshire & Harrogate Excellence Centre
Helping staff to develop their skills in a way that delivers high quality customer experience.
Helping staff to develop their skills in a way that delivers high quality customer experience.
Free
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Location(s)
Bradford, Leeds
Next Date
28th January 2020
Resilience Health and Wellbeing
Resources
Free
Resilience Health and Wellbeing West Yorkshire & Harrogate Excellence Centre
This resilience booklet is aimed at supporting the health and wellbeing of staff.
This resilience booklet is aimed at supporting the health and wellbeing of staff.
Free
Delivery Method
Resources
Speed Writing
Face-to-face
Free
Speed Writing West Yorkshire & Harrogate Excellence Centre
Free
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Location(s)
Leeds
Next Date
24th February 2020
Stroke Clinical Network 2019 Conference
Face-to-face
Free
Stroke Clinical Network 2019 Conference West Yorkshire & Harrogate Excellence Centre
This conference in Leeds is open to anyone with an interest in stroke management. As well as key presentations, a mix of interactive workshops are planned. It will provide attendees... read more
This conference in Leeds is open to anyone with an interest in stroke management. As well as key presentations, a... read more
Free
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Qualification
Certificate of attendance/completion
Support Staff Learning and Development Network
Face-to-face
Free
Support Staff Learning and Development Network West Yorkshire & Harrogate Excellence Centre
A Health and care sector CPD network /Community of Practice for anyone who is involved in or has an interest in the support staff learning and development agenda. The network... read more
A Health and care sector CPD network /Community of Practice for anyone who is involved in or has an... read more
Free
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Understanding Behaviour that Challenges (Level 2 Certificate)
Distance
Free
Understanding Behaviour that Challenges (Level 2 Certificate) West Yorkshire & Harrogate Excellence Centre
Free
Delivery Method
Distance
Level
Intermediate
Qualification
Vocational Related Qualification
Work Experience Toolkit Workshop
Face-to-face
Free
Work Experience Toolkit Workshop West Yorkshire & Harrogate Excellence Centre
This is a Work Experience Toolkit Workshop designed to make work experience simple. The session will be interactive and solution focussed.
This is a Work Experience Toolkit Workshop designed to make work experience simple. The session will be interactive and solution... read more
Free
Delivery Method
Face-to-face
Location(s)
Bradford, Harrogate, Huddersfield, Wakefield
Next Date
30th January 2020
​General Treatment of Stroke and TIA Management
Face-to-face
Free
​General Treatment of Stroke and TIA Management West Yorkshire & Harrogate Excellence Centre
One of a suite of masterclasses that is being offered through the West Yorkshire and Harrogate Clinical Stroke Network, this 45 min masterclass will be suiitable for anyone who works... read more
One of a suite of masterclasses that is being offered through the West Yorkshire and Harrogate Clinical Stroke Network, this... read more
Free
Delivery Method
Face-to-face