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Statutory and Mandatory Training

​​​​​​Statutory training is set or required by legislation or statute e.g. Health and Safety at Work Act (1974). These are requirements for all Trust employees, regardless of area of practice or banding, and are identified by the Core Skills Training Framework for all UK Heath and Social Care providers. 

Priority 1 subjects are Statutory training requirements and can be completed through eLearning (listed below) or Face to Face (this link)​​. For Priority 2/3 training please visit this link.

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Clinical Governance and Risk (Tri-annual for all staff) select 1 option:


Conflict Resolution (Tri-annually for all staff) select 1 option:


Equality, Diversity and Human Rights (Tri-annually for all staff) select 1 option:​
Face to Face (this link)


W.R.A.P/Prevent (All Trust staff tri-annually) 


Adult and Child Safeguarding (Levels 1, 2 or 3 Tri-annually)
For Level 2 training to be updated – Please send ALL 4 certificates including additional modules in ONE email to
Fire Safety and Prevention (Annually for all staff) select 1 option:​
 ​Face to Face (this link)
Health, Safety and Welfare (Tri-annually for all staff) select 1 option:​
Face to Face (this link)


Infection Control for Clinical Staff (Annually for all clinical staff) select 1 option:​
Face to Face (this link)


Infection Control for Non-Clinical Staff (Tri-annually for non-clinical staff) select 1 option:​


Information Governance and Data Security (Annually for all​ staff) select 1 option:​
Face to Face (this link)


Mental Health Law Awareness for clinical staff not requiring the Advanced Mental Capacity Act training (below)(Tri-Annually)
Face to Face (this link)


Advanced Mental Capacity Act for all Consultants, Registrars, Nursing and AHP staff of bands 6 and above) and anyone requiring Safeguarding Adults Level 3
Face to Face dates (contact to book)
Thurs 2nd March 23 – 1300-1700
Wed 15th March 23 – 0900-1300
Fri 31st March 23 – 0900-1300
Fri 14th April 23 – 0900-1300
Fri 28th April 23 – 0900-1300