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Falls Awareness Training

  • Location: Age UK Derby and Derbyshire
  • Price: Free

Please note, this service is not available outside Age UK Derby & Derbyshire - Head Office's catchment area.

Age UK Derby and Derbyshire
29a Market Place
HEANOR
Derbyshire
DE75 7EG
United Kingdom

Our Strictly No Falling Team offer a range of training courses to meet different needs

Every Movement Matters (Always)

Next training workshop is TBC
+ Available to care home and day service staff across Derbyshire.
+ Gain an understanding of how to facilitate functional movement sessions for older, frailer adults.
+ Delivered face to face in Shirland Village Hall
+ Course length: 1 day + possibly some independent learning hours.
+ Contact: emma.richards@ageukdd.org.uk for more information and to request an application form.

YMCA Accredited Qualification in Delivering Chair Based Exercise (Level 2)

NEXT 4.5 DAY COURSE DATES: 27th & 29th Sept, 11th & 18th Oct, assessment on 8th Nov 2023.
+ Open to applications. Previous delegates have included: community group leaders, fitness instructors, care home and day service staff.
+ Delivered face to face, with a significant commitment to independent study required.
+ Course length: 4.5 tutorial days delivered over 8 weeks + significant independent learning time in Shirland Village Hall.
+ Leading to a nationally recognised qualification in planning and delivering Chair Based Exercise.
+ Contact administration@ageukdd.org.uk for more information and to request an application form.
Downloadable application form available here:

https://www.ageuk.org.uk/bp-assets/globalassets/derby--derbyshire/original-blocks/activities-and-events/otago-training/cbe-otago-application-form-and-training-agreement-22.4.22-to-use.doc

OTAGO CPD Training

NEXT 2 DAY COURSE DATES: 4th & 6th Oct 2023
+ Open to those who have completed the Chair Based Exercise course or an equivalent level 2 fitness qualification and working within Derbyshire on the Strictly No Falling project.
+ Delivered face to face.
+ Course length: 2 days at Shirland Village Hall.
+ CPD training providing knowledge and skills of the Otago exercises.
+ Contact jo.briggs@ageukdd.org.uk for more information and to request an application form.
+ Downloadable application form available here:

https://www.ageuk.org.uk/bp-assets/globalassets/derby--derbyshire/original-blocks/activities-and-events/otago-training/cbe-otago-application-form-and-training-agreement-22.4.22-to-use.doc