• Safe & Effective
  • Kind & Caring
  • Exceeding Expectation
Mandatory Training

Mandatory Training

Once you have completed a course, please ensure you click on RECORD RESULTS to enable you to complete the on line compliance form with the following information: 

(*Mandatory fields):

Surname*
Forename*
Employee Number
Department*
Job Title*
Email*

You will receive an email for each e-Learning package completed.  Please keep these emails for your own records; the Training Team do not need a copy of your training completions.

If you do not pass, you will be given the option to retry the assessment.

Please note, some of the courses direct you to the e-Learning for Health (eLfH) website, your eLfH account details will be emailed to you by eLfH and instructions on how to find a course are available below.

Tier 1 - Mandatory training for All Staff
Mandatory Training Topics Refresher Period Delivery Method e-Learning Link

Appraisal

Annual

Face to face with Line Manager

N/A

Dementia Level 1

3 yearly

e-Learning

Dementia Level 1 Training 

Equality & Diversity

3 yearly

e-Learning

eLfH 

How to register for an eLfH account (PDF, 393Kb)

Accessing Equality & Diversity  (PDF, 691Kb)

Fire Safety - Clinical Staff

Annual

e-Learning

Fire Safety - Clinical Staff Training  

For clinical staff or staff based in clinical areas and who are likely to get involved in the evacuation of patients.

Please  click here to use the Training Matrix to see which Fire Safety training package you need to complete for your role. 

Fire Safety - Non Clinical Staff

Annual

e-Learning

Fire Safety - Non Clinical Staff Training

For staff who work in non-clinical areas and who are unlikely to get involved in the evacuation of patients in an emergency,

Please  click here to use the Training Matrix to see which Fire Safety training package you need to complete for your role. 

Hand Washing Competency Assessment

Annual

Face to Face

For all staff -

If you are working from home and unable to complete the Hand Hygiene Competency Assessment, your manager will need to email the Training Database team  rwh-tr.trainingdatabase@nhs.net to confirm your situation and request a link to the Hand Hygiene e-Learning package to be emailed to you.

If you return to working in your normal environment then you will be required to complete the Hand Hygiene Competency Assessment within the next 12 months.

Health and Safety for All Staff

3 yearly

e-Learning

Health and Safety for All Staff Training 

Infection Prevention Level 1 

Annual

e-Learning

Infection Prevention Level 1 Training

Please  click here to use the Training Matrix to see which Infection Prevention training package you need to complete for your role

Infection Prevention Level 2 (non-clinical)

Annual

e-Learning

Infection Prevention Level 2 - Non Clinical Staff Training  

Please  click here to use the Training Matrix to see which Infection Prevention training package you need to complete for your role.

Infection Prevention Level 2 (clinical)

Annual

e-Learning

Infection Prevention Level 2 - Clinical Staff Training 

Please  click here to use the Training Matrix to see which Infection Prevention training package you need to complete for your role.

Information Governance

Annual

e-Learning

eLfH  

How to register for an eLfH account (PDF, 393Kb)

Accessing Information Governance (PDF, 692Kb) 

Local Induction

Once only (for each department you work for)

Face to face with Line Manager

N/A

Manual Handling Inanimate Objects

3 yearly 

e-Learning

Manual Handling Inanimate Objects Training

Please  click here to use the Training Matrix to see which Manual Handling training package you need to complete for your role.

Manual Handling People Initial Training (Part 1)

Manual Handling People Initial Training (Part 2)

Annual

e-Learning

Please  click here to use the Training Matrix to see which Manual Handling training package you need to complete for your role.

To be compliant you must complete Part 1 and Part 2.

Part 1

  1. Manual Handling - Patient Moving and Handling Initial Training
  2. Manual Handling People Refresher Training 

Part 2

Face to face practical sessions are currently suspended due to COVID-19, by completing part 1 you will be compliant for 12 months. Please ensure you attend a face to face practical session before your training expires in 12 months.  

Manual Handling People (Refresher)

Annual

e-Learning

You are required to complete this training if you are due to renew your Patient Moving and Handling training. (this is to replace face to face training due to the current COVID-19 situation).

Manual Handling People Refresher Training

Mental Health Awareness Level 1

Annual

e-Learning eLfH  
                    

How to register for an eLfH account (PDF, 393Kb)   

Accessing Mental Health Awareness Level 1 (PDF, 974Kb)

Prevent Level 3

3 yearly

e-Learning

eLfH  

How to register for an eLfH account (PDF, 393Kb)

Accessing Prevent Level 3   (PDF, 657Kb) 

Safeguarding Adult Level 1

3 yearly

e-Learning

eLfH  

How to register for an eLfH account (PDF, 393Kb)

Accessing Safeguarding Training  (PDF, 653Kb)  

Safeguarding Children Level 1

3 yearly

e-Learning

eLfH  

How to register for an eLfH account (PDF, 393Kb)

Accessing Safeguarding Training  (PDF, 653Kb)  

Trust Induction

Once only on commencement of substantive employment

e-Learning

Trust e-Induction page


Tier 2 - Mandatory training for Specific Staff

Please use the Training Matrix to see which Tier 2 Mandatory Training topics you require for your role

Mandatory Training Topics Refresher Period Delivery Method e-Learning Link

Antimicrobial Prescribing Generic (Non-medical & Doctors In Training)

3 yearly - Consultants and other medical

Annual - all other prescribers

e-Learning

Antimicrobial Prescribing Generic Training 

Antimicrobial Prescribing for Anaesthetists

3 yearly - Consultants and other medical

Annual - all other prescribers

e-Learning

Antimicrobial Prescribing for Anaesthetists Training 

Antimicrobial Prescribing for Obs and Gynae

3 yearly - Consultants and other medical

Annual - all other prescribers

e-Learning

Antimicrobial Prescribing for Obs and Gynae Training

Antimicrobial Prescribing for Paeds and Neonates

3 yearly - Consultants and other medical

Annual - all other prescribers

e-Learning

Antimicrobial Prescribing for Paeds and Neonates Training

Antimicrobial Prescribing for Physicians

3 yearly - Consultants and other medical

Annual - all other prescribers

e-Learning

Antimicrobial Prescribing for Physicians Training

Antimicrobial Prescribing for Surgeons

3 yearly - Consultants and other medical

Annual - all other prescribers

e-Learning

Antimicrobial Prescribing for Surgeons Training

Basic Life Support (BLS) BLS Level 2 / BLS Level 3 / Medical BLS3

(Currently replacing face to face training)

Annual

e-Learning

Basic Life Support (BLS) BLS Level 2 / BLS Level 3 / Medical BLS3 Training

Blood Transfusion Training

Please note: This training is for qualified staff only - please contact blood bank for fridge training if you are a HCA

2 yearly

e-Learning

Blood Transfusion Training 

Blood Transfusion Competency

Once only

Face to face

N/A

Chaperone Training

Once only

Face to face - cancelled

N/A

Conflict Resolution Training

3 yearly

e-Learning

eLfH

How to register for an eLfH account (PDF, 393Kb) 

Accessing Conflict Resolution Level 1 (PDF, 698Kb)

Emergency Planning Gold and Silver

Annual

e-Learning

Coming soon

Informed Consent

2 yearly

e-Learning

Informed Consent Training

IV Administration

Once only

Face to face

N/A

IV Administration (Refresher Training)

3 yearly

e-Learning

IV Administration (Refresher Training) 

Mental Capacity Act (MCA) & Deprivation of Liberties (DoLs)

3 yearly

e-Learning

Mental Capacity Act (MCA) & Deprivation of Liberties (DoLs) Training

Newborn Basic Life Support

(Currently replacing face to face training)

Annual

e-Learning

Newborn Basic Life Support Training

Paediatric Basic Life Support

(Currently replacing face to face training)

Annual

e-Learning

Paediatric Basic Life Support Training

Resuscitation Theory (Adult)

Annual

e-Learning

Resuscitation Theory (Adult) Training

Safeguarding Adults Level 2

3 yearly

e-Learning

eLfH 

How to register for an eLfH account (PDF, 393Kb) 

Accessing Safeguarding Training (PDF, 653Kb) 

Safeguarding Adults Level 3

3 yearly

e-Learning

Safeguarding Adults Level 3 Training

Senior Clinical Staff at Band 7 and above

Medical Staff from the following Areas:

  • Emergency Department
  • Obs & Gynae
  • Care of the Elderly
  • Sexual Health
  • Maternity
  • Primary Care

Safeguarding Adults Level 4

Annual

Face to face - cancelled

N/A

Safeguarding Adults Level 5

Annual

Face to face - cancelled

N/A

Safeguarding Adults Board

e-Learning - every 3 years 

Face to Face Session: Annual

You will need to complete the following training: 

Safeguarding Adults Level 1 e-Learning via eLfH 

Face to face session - cancelled

eLfH 

How to register for an eLfH account (PDF, 393Kb) 

Accessing Safeguarding Training (PDF, 653Kb) 

Safeguarding Children Level 2

3 yearly

e-Learning

eLfH 

How to register for an eLfH account (PDF, 393Kb) 

Accessing Safeguarding Training (PDF, 653Kb) 

Safeguarding Children Level 3 Core e-Learning

3 yearly

Core e-Learning plus Level 3 Competency Assessment

eLfH 

How to register for an eLfH account (PDF, 393Kb) 

Accessing Safeguarding Training (PDF, 653Kb) 

Safeguarding Children Level 3 Competency Assessment

3 yearly

Core e-Learning plus Level 3 Competency Assessment

Safeguarding Children Level 3 Competency Assessment Training

Safeguarding Children Level 3 Specialist

e-Learning Core - every 3 Years

e-Learning Specialist - Annual

Competency Assessment - every 3 Years

You will need to complete the following training to be competent in Level 3 Specialist:

- Safeguarding Children Level 3 Core e-Learning via eLfH

- Safeguarding Children Level 3 Specialist e-Learning

- Safeguarding Children Level 3 Competency Assessment

eLfH 

How to register for an eLfH account (PDF, 393Kb) 

Accessing Safeguarding Training (PDF, 653Kb) 

Safeguarding Children Level 3 Specialist Training

Safeguarding Children Level 3 Competency Assessment Training

Safeguarding Children Level 4

Annual

Face to face - cancelled

N/A

Safeguarding Children Level 5

Annual

Face to face - cancelled

N/A

Safeguarding Children Board

e-Learning - every 3 years 

Face to Face Session: Annual

You will need to complete the following training: 

Safeguarding Adults Level 1 e-Learning via eLfH

Face to face session - cancelled

eLfH 

How to register for an eLfH account (PDF, 393Kb) 

Accessing Safeguarding Training (PDF, 653Kb) 

Think Glucose

Once only

e-Learning

Think Glucose Training

Tissue Viability

2 yearly

e-Learning

Tissue Viability Training

VTE Training

2 yearly

e-Learning

VTE Training Training

A Teaching Trust of the University of Birmingham