• 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 and Data Security

Annual

e-Learning

eLfH  

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

Accessing Information Governance  and Data Security (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 Face to Face Training (Part 2)

Initial

Face to Face Practical Training

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

You must complete Part 1 and Face to Face Initial Training to be compliant.

Part 1
Complete the e-Learning module.

  1. Manual Handling People Initial Training


Part 2
Complete face to face practical session. 

You are required to complete this training if you are new to the Trust, have never received Patient Moving and Handling previously, changed job role, your training has lapsed (over 2 years), Student registering for Bank or Newly Qualified.

Manual Handling People (Refresher)

2 yearly

Face to Face Practical Training

You are required to complete this training if you are due to renew your Patient Moving and Handling 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

Please book via Kite - Basic Life Support.

Annual

Face to face

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

e-Learning

Chaperone Training

Conflict Resolution Training

3 yearly

e-Learning

eLfH

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

Accessing Conflict Resolution Level 1 (PDF, 698Kb)

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

Mental Health Level 2

If you work in Primary Care, Children’s Services, Health Visiting, Women’s & Neonates or Other, then please complete the relevant eLfH package.

If you work in ED, please complete the below e-Learning pack only

Annual

e-Learning

eLfH

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

Please refer to this guide for completion of correct module(s)

Accessing Mental Health Awareness Level 2 Training User Guide (PDF, 1Mb)

Mental Health Level 2 Emergency Department

Annual

e-Learning

Suicide Risk Assessment & Management

Newborn Basic Life Support (NBLS)

Training provided locally within Maternity/Neonates

Annual

Face to face

Newborn Basic Life Support Training

Paediatric Basic Life Support (PBLS)

Please book via Kite - Basic Life Support.

Annual

Face to face

Paediatric Basic Life Support Training

ReSPECT Authorship  Once only  e-Learning 

ReSPECT Authorship

All Medical staff FY2 level and above

N.B 
Only middle grade and above can complete the form, only GP’s & consultants can endorse the form

AHP’s / Nurses as specified within OP41 Induction & Mandatory Training policy – appendix 4 Training Needs Analysis (TNA) 
ReSPECT Awareness  Once   

ReSPECT Awareness

Administration & clerical staff – Divisions 1/2/3

All clinical staff (unless identified as requiring ReSPECT Authorship training)

FY1’s  

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

  • All Band 6 and above Trained Nurses
  • All Band 6 and above Allied Health Professionals
  • All RWT Medical Staff
  • All ED Clinical Staff
  • All Sexual Health Clinical Staff

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 3 Specialist Training for all Maternity Staff

Annual

e-Learning

Safeguarding Children Level 3 Specialist Training for all Maternity Staff

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) 

Tissue Viability

2 yearly

e-Learning

Tissue Viability Training

VTE Training

2 yearly

e-Learning

VTE Training Training

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