Hartlepool Borough Council's Child and Adult Services department offers training opportunities to those working in private and voluntary care.

The programme supports individual professional development needs together with local and national standards and legislation.  The programme covers topics such as manual handling, dementia, and falls awareness.

Training courses are suitable for personal assistants working for people who are in receipt of an personal budget. 

For more information on private and voluntary sector training available, please contact Child and Adult Services Development Team on 01429 523710 or CASWorkforcedevelopment@hartlepool.gov.uk