Children's Healthcare Training FAQ's

Can't find the training you need?

If you have a client with needs outside of the courses already listed online, please do get in touch. Or call Sandy 07578781190 or Annie 07954575742.

How long is each training session?

Each session varies in duration as they are dependent on the individual. And whether the course is for full training or a refresher/update.

How much will the training cost?

This will be discussed on an individual basis. Please contact us for a quotation based on your unique requirements. 

Can any practical competencies be signed off?

Yes, Annie & Sandy (your trainers) are both qualified paediatric nurses, therefore able to sign people off as required.

Will I receive a certificate of attendance?

Yes indeed 😊! 

My training is due to expire, how can I update this?

Get in touch to organise your refresher/update. Email us at 

Or call Sandy 07578781190 or Annie 07954575742.

How much do trainers charge for travel mileage?

At present mileage is charged at 45p per mile. (Updated August 2018).

Where do the training sessions get delivered?

Training may be delivered at the carers work place, or for a large group a local venue will be sourced at a reasonable cost.

What equipment is used by trainers?

Power point presentation via projector or (if available at venue) HDMI cable to TV.

Training mannequin to demonstrate certain practical skills ie: Ventilator / Gastrostomy / Nasogastric Tube / Colostomy Care etc. 

How many people can attend each session?

Most sessions can be delivered between 2-12 people but trainers can be flexible with certain training sessions as required.

What geographical areas are covered by the trainers?

The trainers are based near Portsmouth and will consider all areas along the south coast and up to the M25.

What times and days of the week can training be offered?

Training sessions are very flexible and can be anytime between 9am – 7:30pm Mon-Fri. Saturdays can be offered if required.

Our Courses

Our courses are bespoke and individualised to the needs of the child or young adult.  Training courses will provide staff with the  skills required to meet the individual needs of each child or young adult.  

All our training courses are based on current NHS best practice and are competence based and assessed against nationally recognised standards.


“All information received was extremely helpful. I feel so much more confident and excited for what may challenge me in the future within this job role." 

Every now and then our trainees leave us feedback on our training sessions. Read more of what they have to say here.

Our Team

Annie & Sandy's shared passion is to ensure all children can live their lives to the full. With both ladies having a wealth of experience in caring for children and young people with chronic and complex health care needs. It is their mission to empower staff and carers to deliver the best possible care to their clients.

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