Health and Social Care Training and Support

Delivering bespoke training and support, both pre and post CQC inspection, to Care Homes, Domicilliary, Mental Health and Leaning Disability service providers

All courses can be delivered on site or via Zoom


Training Courses and Services


Care Certificate (delivered over 2 days)

  1. Understand Your Role

  2. Your Personal Development

  3. Duty of Care

  4. Equality and Diversity

  5. Work in a Person Centred Way

  6. Communication

  7. Privacy and Dignity

  8. Fluids and Nutrition

  9. Awareness of mental health, dementia and learning disabilities

  10. Safeguarding Adults

  11. Safeguarding Children

  12. Basic Life Support

  13. Health and Safety

  14. Handling Information

  15. Infection Prevention and Control

Mandatory Training Courses

1.  Basic life support

2.  First aid in the workplace

3.  Fire safety

4.  Fire Marshall

5.  Moving and handling

6.  Manual handling

7.  Safeguarding adults

8.  Health and safety

9.  Infection control

10. Food safety

11. Fluids and nutrition

12. Equality and diversity


Reporting and recording procedures

On site CQC pre inspection and compliance, or individual areas that require improving. We provide audit templates to support your care plan systems, such as food safety or infection control.

Care plans can be reviewed to meet CQC requirements.

New Oral Healthcare Training

“Smiling Matters”

CQC have reviewed oral healthcare in Care homes which has come back as a poor result.

We provide oral health care assessment training which covers the following :

Policy and procedures

Oral care in care planning

Daily mouth care

Mouth care products

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Clinical Training

1. Catheter and stoma care

2. PEG care and PEG feeding

3. Medication administration

4. Wound management

5. Pressure area care

6. Falls prevention

7. Diabetes awareness

8. Sepsis awareness

Foot Care

Our Foot Health Care Practitioner offers treatment to Care Homes and Domiciliary, advice and treatment is delivered to meet CQC requirements. Includes the following

*Nail Trimming


*Callus/Hard Skin reduction

*Fungal nail treatment/advice on aftercare

*Reduction of corns

*Reduction of thickened nails

*Treatment of ingrown toenails

*Diabetic Foot-Care 

Flat Feet Care


What Clients Are Saying

We first approached Foundation Training four years ago to discuss delivering person centered training to our stay who are both experienced and inexperienced in the Health and Social Care sector. Sally met with us and discussed the needs of our service delivery, what we wanted to achieve from the training and to familiarize herself with our policies and procedures. From the initial meeting and to the present day, we are extremely happy with all of the training delivered. Sally's approach to teaching cannot be faulted. Her interactive sessions have proved to be both informative and memorable. Our staff have gained a vast amount of knowledge and understanding and this has been demonstrated in their working practices. Sally is consistent and maintained an excellent standard of the highest quality. Staff feedback has said " This is the best training we have ever had. We learnt so much information and valuable skills that we can put in practice"

We are very pleased and fortunate to have a trainer who is extremely dedicated and passionate, and we will continue to use Foundation Training.

Changing Lives

Sally has delivered training for my teams on a variety of subjects over the past 4 years. She is totally committed and passionate about her work and the quality of her training is outstanding. Sally is extremely helpful, professional and a pleasure to deal with. Not just a great professional but a great person. I highly recommend Sally's training, she is a star!

Ana Beja - Deputy Manager at United Response

Having worked with Sally over the past 2 years I can confidently say that she is one of the best trainers I have come across. Her training sessions are ones where value is added to each person attending, her enthusiasm throughout all sessions is to be admired.
Her content is relevant and always up to date. Sally strives to deliver the best and most energetic and practical training. Furthermore, she works closely with us to plan ahead and develop our staff further on a long term basis.
I certainly recommend Sally to any organisation who want to invest in their staff and see actual results.

Suhail Mullan - Sensitive Care


About Us

Foundation Training  was founded in 2016 by Sally Pearce to provide mandatory training and support to staff and management within the Health and Social Care sector, which includes Nursing and Care Homes, Domiciliary, Mental Health support and Learning disability support.

Her previous experience involved training with mental health groups and learning disabilities within the community, supporting in learning and improving health and well being through various Government projects.

Foundation Training prides itself on a personal approach to the staff and their learning needs, making sure training is bespoke and personal centred to each of the organisations and embedding a holistic approach, but setting standards to reach CQC outcomes.

All the tutors that work with Foundation Training are experts in their subject, which gives in depth knowledge and full support. 


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