Complex Care Training

We have vast experience at delivering high-quality adult and paediatric complex care training for a wide variety of service users, including domiciliary care, live-in care, nursing and care homes, PHB and complex care companies.

Training Courses

Complex Care Training

About us

Amethyst Clinical Education is a distinguished company led by an experienced nurse educator and psychotherapist. We specialise in providing holistic education and care for the body and mind. With a deep understanding of the interconnectedness between physical and mental health, we strive to empower individuals to help others achieve optimal well-being through comprehensive and integrated approaches.

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Psychotherapy with Vickie Edwards

Psychotherapy with Vickie Edwards

Cognitive Analytic Therapy (CAT) and Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) online sessions  to clients aged 18 upwards.

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Clinical Skills Training Courses

Respiratory

Respiratory

Dedicated to helping healthcare professionals and caregivers improve respiratory care, we offer comprehensive training and assessments on a wide range of critical clinical skills. From invasive and non-invasive ventilation to tracheostomy management, our expert-led training equips learners with the knowledge and confidence to provide exceptional patient support. With a focus on creating a safe, friendly learning environment, we're committed to advancing respiratory health one caregiver at a time.

Neurological

Neurological

At Amethyst, we are a passionate advocate for comprehensive epilepsy care, and we are dedicated to improving the lives of both adult and pediatric patients through the education and training of their caregivers. We ensure that the caregivers understand the anatomy and physiology of the brain and how different seizures will manifest depending on where in the brain they occur. The training in seizure management techniques has encouraged approaches that have helped countless individuals support patients and their families to regain control of their health and independence. We also cater to clients with other neurological conditions such as cerebral palsy and dementia.

Elimination

Elimination

We provide exceptional safe stoma, bladder, and bowel clinical skills training that embraces the principles of person-centered care. At our core, we believe in putting the individual at the centre of everything we do, ensuring that each person receives personalized care that meets their unique needs and preferences. With a focus on clinical excellence and compassionate support, we strive to empower individuals to assist their patients to live their best lives with dignity and independence.

Endocrine

Endocrine

We offer a comprehensive range of specialized training sessions that give awareness of endocrine disorders, including hormone imbalance, thyroid disorder management, adrenal disorders, and diabetes management in adults and children. Additionally, we will work alongside the patient's specialist consultants and nurses to ensure that the care being given remains consistent and in line with local NHS trust policy.

Gastro Intestinal

Gastro Intestinal

Gastrointestinal (GI) disorders can be challenging to manage, both for patients and their caregivers. Our step-by-step training will equip caregivers with the knowledge and skills needed to effectively care for adults and children suffering from a GI condition. The training will cover Pathophysiology and disease progression, treatment options and management strategies, monitoring symptoms and reporting changes, administering medications and treatments, and maintaining a comfortable and safe environment.

Central Lines

Central Lines

Our central line training covers central line awareness, best practices for maintenance, and strategies to reduce the risk of sepsis, including the Aseptic Non-Touch Technique (ANTT) as well as the definition and purpose of central venous catheters, the anatomy and placement of central lines, common types of central lines (e.g., PICC, tunneled, non-tunneled) and general care of the patient with a central line, including dressing changes, troubleshooting and emergency escalation and care.

Other

Other

Alongside core complex care training, we can offer CSTF-aligned mandatory training and care certificate training that meets the industry standard for health and social care sectors, promotes consistent, evidence-based knowledge in subjects such as data security and information governance, Equality, diversity, and human rights, Safeguarding adults and children, and is delivered in a way that meets UK legal requirements. Our Autism and learning disabilities courses cover the importance of understanding autism and learning disabilities, the objectives of the Oliver McGowan Mandatory Training, Autism awareness and acceptance, Communication strategies, Sensory processing and environmental considerations, de-escalation strategies, and breakaway maneuvers and releases (physical intervention) positive behavior support, person-centered approaches, and ongoing training and competency assessments.