Ecordia+ E-Learning

Ecordia+ E-Learning

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WHAT IS ECORDIA+?

Need to fulfil the 20% off-job training requirement? Our ever-expanding selection of online learning materials – to support apprenticeships, QCF, Diplomas and BtECs – count towards the off-job training requirement.

The Ecordia platform now allows delivery of e-learning qualification content using visual, auditory and kinaesthetic styles to enhance the learning experience.

PRICING

A subscription will enable UNLIMITED access for your assessment centre to the learning content, activities & workbooks.  Pricing is NOT per learner.

ALL PRICING IS PER ANNUM FOR UNLIMITED CANDIDATE ACCOUNTS.

  •  Additional resources such as workbooks and PDFs to support further reading and research.
  •  Suggested links to other websites and resources.
  •  Integrated online tests to consolidate learning.
  •  Built in optional tasks, linked to criteria.
  •  Easy transition between e-learning content and evidence recording.
  •  Tried and tested materials written by industry experts.
  •  Courses grouped and colour-coded by subscription model/costs.
  •  More courses and modules are being added all the time.

The Courses

Yellow Courses

The following resources are preloaded and integrated into work templates for your centre.
Volume discount available.

Customer Service – Level 2 and Apprenticeship standard: Customer Service Practitioner

Slideshow with voice-over.
Covers all of the new Apprenticeship standards.
Workbooks and Activities included.

£295.00 ex VAT
Annual Subscription, unlimited candidates.

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Customer Service Level 2
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Business Administration – Level 3

Slideshow with voice-over.
Includes the following units:
1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 10, 12, 38, 63, 75.

£195.00 ex VAT
Annual Subscription, unlimited candidates.

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The New Care Certificate Standards 1 – 15

Slideshow with voice-over.
Includes all new 15 standards.

Please click here to view a sample. 

Price £295.00 ex VAT
Annual Subscription, unlimited candidates.

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Green Courses

The following resources are preloaded and integrated into work templates for your centre.
Setup fee for the first course:  £495.00
Per additional courses: £195.00
Volume discounts available.

Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement (QCF) – Level 3  (previously A1)

Includes mandatory units 1, 2 and 3

  • 01 – Understanding the Principles and Practices of Assessment
  • 02 – Assess Occupational Competence in the Work Environment
  • 03 – Assess Vocational Skills, Knowledge and Understanding

£295.00 ex VAT
Annual Subscription, unlimited candidates.

COBIS – Diploma for International Teaching Assistants

Includes mandatory units, 1 – 8

£395.00 ex VAT
Annual Subscription, unlimited candidates.

DITA – Diploma for International Teaching Assistants

Includes mandatory units, 1 – 8

£395.00 ex VAT
Annual Subscription, unlimited candidates.

Diploma for the Early Years Workforce (Early Years Educator) (QCF) – Level 3

Mandatory units.
1.1, 1.2, 1.3WB, 1.4WB, 1.5, 2.2, 2.3WB, 2.4WB, 2.5WB, 3.1, 3.2WB, 3.4WB, 3.5Wb, 3.6Wb, 3.7WB, 3.9WB, 3.10WB, 3.11WB, 3.12WB, 3.13, 3.14, 3.15, 4.1.

£395.00 ex VAT
Annual Subscription, unlimited candidates.

Certificate in an Introduction to Early Years Education and Care (VRQ) – Level 2

Includes mandatory units.  1.3, 2.1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 3.8, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12.
Optional units.  1.1, 1.2, OP1, OP2

£295.00 ex VAT
Annual Subscription, unlimited candidates.

Certificate for the Early Years Advanced Practitioner – Level 4

Includes mandatory units:

  • EYAP 1 – Enabling Children to Learn
  • EYAP 2 – Promoting health and well-being through physical activity and nutrition co-ordination (PANCo) in the early years
  • EYAP 3 – Working with others to support children with additional needs, including Special Educational Needs and Disability
  • EYAP 4 – Working with families and other professionals in early years settings
  • EYAP 5 – Implementing change in an early years setting incorporating a small scale research project

£295.00 ex VAT
Annual Subscription, unlimited candidates.

Award in Supporting Individuals with Learning Disabilities – Level 3 (QCF)

Mandatory Units:

  • LD 201 – Understand the context of supporting individuals with learning disabilities

Optional Units:

  • LD 302 – Support person centred thinking and planning
  • LD 310 – Understand how to support individuals with autistic spectrum conditions
  • HSC 3065 – Implement the Positive Behaviour Support Model
  • SHC 31 – Promote communication in health and social care and children and young people’s settings

£295.00 ex VAT
Annual Subscription, unlimited candidates.

Certificate in Supporting Individuals with Learning Disabilities – Level 3 (QCF)

Mandatory Units:

  • LD 201 – Understand the context of supporting individuals with learning disabilities
  • LD 302 – Support person-centred thinking and planning
  • SHC 31 – Promote communication in health and social care and children and young people’s settings

Optional Units:

  • LD 310 – Understand how to support individuals with autistic spectrum conditions
  • HSC 3065 – Implement the Positive Behaviour Support Model

£395.00 ex VAT
Annual Subscription, unlimited candidates.

Diploma for the Children and Young People’s Workforce (QCF) – Level 3

Includes optional units:  CYPOP15, CYPOP20, CYPOP21, CYPOP22, CYPOP23, CYPOP24, Inductions.

£395.00 ex VAT
Annual Subscription, unlimited candidates.

Diploma in Leadership for Health and Social Care and Children and Young People’s Services (England) (QCF) – Level 5
Advanced Practice Pathway

Children and Young People’s Advanced Practice Pathway

  • Includes Mandatory Units:  M1, M2c, MU 5.2, MU 5.3, Mu 5.4, O36, Op 5.25, SHC 51 ,SHC 52, SHC 53.
  • Optional Units Group H:  E8, O1, O16, O35, O42
  • Optional Units Group I:  M2a
  • Optional Units Group J:  O32, EYMP5, LM502, LM508, LM505, LD510, SS5.3, HSC3065, HSC3067, HSC3007

£395.00 ex VAT
Annual Subscription, unlimited candidates.

Diploma in Leadership for Health and Social Care and Children and Young People’s Services (England) (QCF) – Level 5
Management Pathway

Children and Young People’s Management Pathway

  • Includes Mandatory Units:  M1, M2c, MU 5.2, MU 5.3, Mu 5.4, O36, Op 5.25, SHC 51 ,SHC 52, SHC 53, LM1c, LM2c.
  • Optional Units Group H:  E8, O1, O16, O35, O42
  • Optional Units Group I:  M2a
  • Optional Units Group J:  O32, EYMP5, LM502, LM508, LM505, LD510, SS5.3, HSC3065, HSC3067, HSC3007

£395.00 ex VAT
Annual Subscription, unlimited candidates.

Award in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools (QCF) – Level 3

Includes mandatory units:  CYP 3.1, CYP 3.3, TDA 3.1, TDA 3.2.

£195.00 ex VAT
Annual Subscription, unlimited candidates.

Certificate in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools (QCF) – Level 3

Includes mandatory units:  CYP 3.1, CYP 3.3, TDA 3.1, TDA 3.2, CYP 3.4, SHC 32, TDA 3.3, TDA 3.4, TDA 3.5, TDA 3.6, TDA 3.7.

£295.00 ex VAT
Annual Subscription, unlimited candidates.

Diploma in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools (QCF) – Level 3

Includes mandatory units:  CYP 3.1, CYP 3.3, TDA 3.1, TDA 3.2, CYP 3.4, SHC 32, TDA 3.3, TDA 3.4, TDA 3.5, TDA 3.6, TDA 3.7.

Optional units:  EYMP5, TDA 3.10, TDA 3.11, TDA 3.12, TDA 3.15, TDA 3.17, TDA 3.19, TDA 3.20, TDA 3.29, TDA 3.8.

£395.00 ex VAT
Annual Subscription, unlimited candidates.

Blue Courses

The following modules & courses can either be provided to your assessment centre as access to the resources-only, or preloaded and integrated into work templates.  These resources include a video, workbook, activities and handouts.

A volume discount of 10% will be applied for purchases of more than 5 modules and 20% can for purchases of more than 10 modules.

Diabetes Awareness

With the projected huge increase in the next 20 years of the number of people who have diabetes, it is more important than ever that those in a supporting role have a good understanding of this condition. The video and materials covers causes, effects, medication and management of diabetes.
Topics covered include: • Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes • Medication • Hypoglycaemia • Hyperglycaemia • Symptoms and causes • Care planning • Foot care

£99.00 ex VAT for resources only.
£199.00 ex VAT for preloaded and integrated work templates.
Annual Subscription, unlimited candidates.

Infection Control

Good infection prevention and control is vital so that everyone using and working in care services receive care that is safe and effective. Infection prevention and control should be part of daily practice and everyone has a responsibility in this area. This title will help you cover the outcomes for the Care Certificate (standard 15) and also links to the ‘QCF’ (Qualifications and Credit Framework).

Topics covered include: • Viruses  • Cross infection  • Chain of infection  • Personal hygiene  • Handwashing  • Handling and disposing of sharps  • Soiled laundry management  • Clinical hazardous waste

£99.00 ex VAT for resources only.
£199.00 ex VAT for preloaded and integrated work templates.
Annual Subscription, unlimited candidates.

Health & Safety

This video is the first of a suite of videos which will help you cover the outcomes for the Care Certificate and also links to the ‘QCF’ (Qualifications and Credit Framework).

Topics covered include:
• What you must do  • Health and safety risk assessments  • Accidents and sudden illness  • Reducing the spread of infection  • Legislation • COSHH  • Fire  • Security

£99.00 ex VAT for resources only.
£199.00 ex VAT for preloaded and integrated work templates.
Annual Subscription, unlimited candidates.

Fire!

Fire can be extremely dangerous wherever and whenever it occurs. We all need to understand how fire breaks out and know how to take steps to minimise the risk of this happening.

Topics covered include:
• What does a fire need to start? • Managing fire safety • Risk assessment • Fire warning systems • Fire fighting equipment • Signs and notices • Training • Daily checks • Emergency plan • Escape routes • Fire prevention • Responsibilities

£99.00 ex VAT for resources only.
£199.00 ex VAT for preloaded and integrated work templates.
Annual Subscription, unlimited candidates.

Preparing & Handling Food

In our day-to-day lives sometimes we don’t take enough care with food safety in our own homes. Our own personal standards, whilst acceptable to us individually are not the standards to be applied in the workplace. The video covers the major concerns regarding food safety in the work setting.

Topics covered include:
• Potential food safety hazards • What are high risk foods? • Microbiological hazards • Cross contamination • Personal hygiene • Separating foods • Cleaning • Cooking • Microwaves • Storing • Allergies

£99.00 ex VAT for resources only.
£199.00 ex VAT for preloaded and integrated work templates.
Annual Subscription, unlimited candidates.

Equality, Diversity and Inclusion

This video explains the importance of ensuring that all individuals and groups are treated fairly, irrespective of certain characteristics such as race or age and how we must all aim to recognise, respect and value people’s differences.

Topics covered include:
• What is diversity? • What is discrimination? • What is equality? • What is inclusion? • Prejudice and stereotyping • Labelling • Communication • The law • Dementia • Reflective thinking

£99.00 ex VAT for resources only.
£199.00 ex VAT for preloaded and integrated work templates.
Annual Subscription, unlimited candidates.

Cancer Awareness

Most of us will be affected either directly or indirectly by cancer at some point in our lives. This video explains the many different types of cancer, their causes, progression and various treatment options and will provide you/your staff team with a good understanding of the many forms of cancer.

Topics covered include:
• Statistics • Causes of cancer • Risk Factors • Signs and symptoms • Stages of cancer • Treatment

£99.00 ex VAT for resources only.
£199.00 ex VAT for preloaded and integrated work templates.
Annual Subscription, unlimited candidates.

Communication

Communication is essential to build relationships with people and is one of the values that underpin high quality care. As a careworker you need to be able to communicate with the people you are supporting to encourage them to express their needs and preferences. This video explores the various methods of communication and is linked to the ‘QCF’ (Qualifications and Credit Framework). It will also help you cover the outcomes for the Care Certificate (standard 6).

Topics covered include:
• Reaction when communicating • Verbal communication • Vocabulary • Body language • Technological aids • Language and communication needs • Culture • Checking understanding • Confidential information • Legislation

£99.00 for resources only.
£199.00 for preloaded and integrated work templates.
Annual Subscription, unlimited candidates.

Awareness of Mental Health, Dementia and Learning Disabilities

For you to give support to people with mental health conditions, dementia or learning disabilities you‘ll need to know more about these conditions and how they may affect each individual. This title assists you in providing that support and helps you cover the outcomes for the Care Certificate (standard 9). It also links to the ‘QCF’ (Qualifications and Credit Framework).

Topics covered include:
• Psychosis • Depression • What is dementia? • Reaction to drugs and medication • Learning disabilities • Attitudes • Legislation • Advance statements and decisions

£99.00 for resources only.
£199.00 for preloaded and integrated work templates.
Annual Subscription, unlimited candidates.

Activities

Individuals should be given opportunities for stimulation through leisure and recreational activities in and outside the home which suit their needs, preferences and capacities and these interests should be recorded. This video explores the different types of ‘activities’ and the beneficial effects they have on those you support.

Topics covered include:
• What is an activity? • Supportive environment • Group and individual programmes • Social benefits • Leisure activities • Tasks, activities and occupation • Spontaneous activity • Physical and mental well-being

£99.00 for resources only.
£199.00 for preloaded and integrated work templates.
Annual Subscription, unlimited candidates.

Dignity & Respect

Dignity is at the heart of person-centred care. It means treating individuals in such a way as to give them maximum control over their own lives. Care workers should support people with the respect they would want for their own family.

Topics covered include:
• The Dignity Challenge • Dignity Matters • Definitions of Dignity • Legislation • Dignity in Safeguarding • Meeting nutritional needs • Communication • What do you See?

£99.00 for resources only.
£199.00 for preloaded and integrated work templates.
Annual Subscription, unlimited candidates.

Duty of Care and Working in a Person-Centred Way

This title is in fact two titles in one, helping you cover the outcomes for the Care Certificate standards 3 and 5 whilst also linking to the ‘QCF’ (Qualifications and Credit Framework).

Topics covered include:
Duty of care: • Dealing with dilemmas • Risk enablement and dementia • Adverse events, incidents, errors and near misses • Dealing with confrontation and difficult situations
Working in a person-centred way: • Person centred values • Care planning • Changing needs of individual • Advance care planning

£99.00 for resources only.
£199.00 for preloaded and integrated work templates.
Annual Subscription, unlimited candidates.

Epilepsy Awareness

This video explains what you should and should not do when confronted with someone experiencing a seizure. It covers statistics, possible causes of seizures as well as treatments and seizure management.

Topics covered include:
• What is Epilepsy? • Causes of seizures • Management of major and minor seizures • Diagnosis and medical treatment • Alternative treatments • Self management

£99.00 for resources only.
£199.00 for preloaded and integrated work templates.
Annual Subscription, unlimited candidates.

Essential First Aid

Accidents can happen anywhere and at any time and first aid is the emergency care given to a casualty before professional help arrives. This video will assist in the application of effective First Aid and includes the use of modern equipment such as an ‘Automated External Defibrillator’ (AED)

Topics covered include:
• What is Essential first aid? • Role of the first aider • Automated external defibrillator (AED) • Auto injector • Managing an incident • Severe allergic reaction

£99.00 for resources only.
£199.00 for preloaded and integrated work templates.
Annual Subscription, unlimited candidates.

Handling Information & Safeguarding Children

Another ‘2-in-1’ title, helping you cover the outcomes for the Care Certificate standards 14 and 11 whilst also linking to the ‘QCF’ (Qualifications and Credit Framework)

Topics covered include:
Handling information: • Confidentiality • Code of Conduct • Recording, storing and sharing information.
Safeguarding children: • Child protection and safeguarding • Child abuse • Identifying children and families who may need early help • Record keeping • What to do if a child discloses abuse • Legislation and guidelines.

£99.00 for resources only.
£199.00 for preloaded and integrated work templates.
Annual Subscription, unlimited candidates.

Know Your Own Role

This title is in fact two titles in one. ‘Your role’ will help you cover the outcomes for the Care Certificate (standard 1) whilst ‘Your personal development, will assist with standard 2. These titles also link to the ‘QCF’ (Qualifications and Credit Framework).

Topics covered include:
Your role: • Main duties and responsibilities • Standards and Codes of Conduct • Working conditions • Agreed ways of working • Dealing with conflict
Your personal development: • Supervision and appraisal • Measuring learning activities • Reflective practice • Functional level of skills • CPD (Continuing Professional Development)

£99.00 for resources only.
£199.00 for preloaded and integrated work templates.
Annual Subscription, unlimited candidates.

Lone Worker

This video covers the risks and dangers involved when employees work alone as well as employers responsibilities towards it ‘Lone Workers’. This training video also looks at regulations in relation to working alone and the vital role communication plays in ensuring individuals health and safety.

Topics covered include:
• Legal considerations • Health and Safety • Communication links • Transport • Bogus callers • Answering the telephone • Benefits • Responsibilities.

£99.00 for resources only.
£199.00 for preloaded and integrated work templates.
Annual Subscription, unlimited candidates.

Making It Better

Perhaps the most important feature of person-centred care is to be able to see things through the eyes of the person you are supporting. This is called empathy. You may think you are a good care worker, but do you actually care or are you more concerned with getting through the tasks of the day than focusing on the needs and preferences of individuals?

Topics covered include:
• Person-centred care • Independence • Choice • Rights • Communication.

£99.00 for resources only.
£199.00 for preloaded and integrated work templates.
Annual Subscription, unlimited candidates.

Medication

This title covers some recently produced evidence-based guidelines published by the Department of Health, and topics such as, Regulations, Policies, Informed decisions, Mental Capacity Act and much, much more.

Topics covered include:
• Regulations • Policies • Informed decisions • Mental Capacity Act 2005 • Mental Capacity Act Code of Practice 2007 • Record keeping • Medication administration record (MAR) • The ‘6 R’s’ • Receiving, storing and disposing
• Covert administration.

£99.00 for resources only.
£199.00 for preloaded and integrated work templates.
Annual Subscription, unlimited candidates.

Moving and Positioning

This video training package covers all the fundamental aspects of Moving and Handling/Moving and Positioning making it an essential tool for your staff team.

Topics covered include:
• What is Moving and Handling? • Ergonomics • Health & Safety at Work • Responsibilities • Mental Capacity Act • Hoists • Equipment • Function of the Spine • Risk Assessment • Other Tasks

£99.00 for resources only.
£199.00 for preloaded and integrated work templates.
Annual Subscription, unlimited candidates.

Safeguarding Adults

The Safeguarding Adults video includes the recent additions to Safeguarding terms, such as ‘modern slavery’, ‘domestic violence’ and ‘psychological abuse’. This title will help you cover the outcomes for the Care Certificate (standard 10) and also links to the ‘QCF’ (Qualifications and Credit Framework).

Topics covered include:
• Indicators of abuse • Neglect • Person-centred care • Helping people to keep safe • Responding to abuse • Legislation

£99.00 for resources only.
£199.00 for preloaded and integrated work templates.
Annual Subscription, unlimited candidates.

Slips, Trips and Falls

Falls are not an inevitable consequence of old age. They are more likely to be due to underlying risk factors and you can contribute significantly to reducing falls by recognising and modifying these risk factors.

Topics covered include:
• Why do people fall? • Causes of falling • Consequences of falling • Diseases that may contribute to falling • Fear of falling • Falls prevention • Falls Risk Assessment • Record keeping

£99.00 for resources only.
£199.00 for preloaded and integrated work templates.
Annual Subscription, unlimited candidates.

Stroke Awareness

This Stroke Awareness training video explains the changes that happen in the brain when a stroke has occurred. It explains the two types of stroke and their possible causes. You will learn how to recognise the signs and symptoms of a stroke and how to act F.A.S.T. when confronted with someone experiencing a stroke.

Topics covered include:
• What is a stroke? • Signs and symptoms of a stroke • F.A.S.T. • Communication • Depression • Risk factors • Emotional issues • Life after Stroke

£99.00 for resources only.
£199.00 for preloaded and integrated work templates.
Annual Subscription, unlimited candidates.

Who Cares?

At some time or another in our lives we will all be ‘customers’ and most of us have experienced poor customer service. The purpose of this title is to highlight how those people now living in a care environment should receive the same level of customer service as we all expect ourselves. The service should be no different to buying something in a well-known, respected high-street retailer, eating in a first-class restaurant or staying in a five-star hotel!

Topics covered include:
• Customers • Skills and knowledge • Task-oriented care • Promoting dignity • Person-centred care • Personal appearance • Value base of care • Empowerment

£99.00 for resources only.
£199.00 for preloaded and integrated work templates.
Annual Subscription, unlimited candidates.

Caring For Dying People

Caring for and supporting people approaching the end of their life is considered the most challenging work any health and social careworker faces. It can also be the most rewarding – if they have the right knowledge, skills and attitude to provide the care and support they need.

Topics covered include:
• Policies • When does ‘end of life’ begin? • Palliative care • Diversity, equality and language • Planning ahead • Preferred Priorities for Care • Power of attorney • Gold Standards Framework • Nutrition, Hydration and Mouth care.

£99.00 for resources only.
£199.00 for preloaded and integrated work templates.
Annual Subscription, unlimited candidates.

Fluids and Nutrition

Good nutrition is critical to overall health and well-being and this is something within health and social care we need to be very aware of. This title will help you cover the outcomes for the Care Certificate (standard 8) and also links to the ‘QCF’ (Qualifications and Credit Framework).

Topics covered include:
• Causes of poor nutrition • Importance of understanding a balanced diet • Essential nutrients • The ‘eatwell’ plate • Dehydration • Encouraging fluid intake • Importance of food safety measures • Monitoring eating and drinking.

£99.00 for resources only.
£199.00 for preloaded and integrated work templates.
Annual Subscription, unlimited candidates.

The Mental Capacity Act

This training video is a concise and ‘friendly’ introduction to the ‘Mental Capacity Act’ summarising the key principles and how these should be put into practice.

Topics covered include:
• Key elements • Legislation • Assessing capacity • Best interests • Helping individuals make decisions for themselves • Communication • Protection for workers • Independent Mental Capacity advocate (IMCA) • Service
• Deprivation of liberty standards • How are safeguards used?

£99.00 for resources only.
£199.00 for preloaded and integrated work templates.
Annual Subscription, unlimited candidates.

Risk Assessment

Good care practice must be person-centred and this includes risk assessment and management. Everyone is entitled to make choices, and be as independent as possible regardless of age, disability or condition. Risk enablement is taking a positive approach rather than a negative one. The assessment begins with ‘what can be done’ rather than ‘what can’t be done’.

Topics covered include:
• What is risk? • Positive risk management • Person-centred approach to risk management • Principles for person-centred practice • Risk enablement and dementia • Legislation and policies • What happens if something goes wrong? • Support plans • Record keeping

£99.00 for resources only.
£199.00 for preloaded and integrated work templates.
Annual Subscription, unlimited candidates.

Pink Courses

Functional Skills ICT aims to provide students with the knowledge and skills needed to use modern technology to solve everyday problems at home, in education, and at work.

This brand new learning resource is a comprehensive and practical study guide for Functional Skills ICT. It has been written specifically for levels 1 and 2 of the new curriculum and covers all of the content that students need to know to pass the exams.

Functional Skills ICT – Level 1 and 2

Click here for a sample.

£550.00 setup fee

From the second year, annual subscription of £99.00.
Annual Subscription, unlimited candidates.

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