Course Overview

This is a half day classroom-based training session for people working with children and vulnerable adults. Learners will be supported to develop an understanding of Sepsis, the approach to diagnosing and treating and to support learners to reflect on their practice and that of others. Learners will share terminology, prevalence rates and the use of NEWS scores to support people. The course features a range of group work, activities including role play and discussions to enhance learner skill development. This training session can be accessed via a link and is accessible from a range of devices including IOS and Android platforms.


This course offers a blended learning approach including a short scenario, a workbook, infographics and a classroom style training session.

Aims & Objectives

  • Explain what sepsis is and the prevalence rates for Sepsis.
  • Identify signs and symptoms of Sepsis in adults.
  • Identify causes and treatments for Sepsis.
  • Outline the biological measurements for treatment.
  • State who NEWS or NEWS2 can be carried out.
  • Discuss how to report and record.

Course Audience

Health Care Workers, Social Care Workers, Support Centre Practitioners, Youth Workers, Adult Support Worker, Nursing Staff, Children’s Residential Care Workers

Course Duration

3 hours

Available Course Dates

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This course is accredited by Open Awards ‘Badge of Excellence’

Course Price

The course price is £40 or 2 Credits


Course Curriculum

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