Below is a list of training sessions and courses we currently provide for carers. All our sessions are offered free of charge and are tailored to meet the needs and ability of the individual learner. Full details of each topic can be found by using the links below.
Courses delivered by us
Click the session title below to find out more about each topic. Alternatively you can contact our Training Officer if you require further details. Tel: 0191 4900121 or contact us here.
- Know Your Rights
- Dealing with Stress
- Cookery & Nutrition
- Caring with Confidence
- Understanding Dementia
- How to use Computers, Gadgets & Gizmos
Courses delivered by other providers
We also work with partner organisations to provide the full range of training requirements. Below is a list of courses that are coordinated by ourselves and delivered by our partners.
- Using a Wheelchair Safely
- A Basic Introduction to First Aid
- Basic Food Hygiene
- An Introduction to Moving and Handling
- Dealing with Anger
- Assertiveness and Confidence-building
If you would like to find out more about any of the courses offered by other providers, please get in touch here.
Register for a course today
To register your interest in attending a course, please print and complete the registration form below then post it to: Kelechi Dibie, Training Officer, Gateshead Carers Association, John Haswell House, 8-9 Gladstone Terrace, Gateshead, Tyne & Wear, NE8 4DY.
Alternatively you can download and complete the course registration form in Microsoft Word format. Save your completed form and email it to: firstname.lastname@example.org
If you are unable to complete the form online or via your computer please call us on Tel: 0191 4900121 to register for this course.