We offer training for anyone currently working as a personal assistant (PA) carer, or who wants to work as one.
This training is free if you earn less than £15,736 a year and have lived in the UK, EU or EEA for three years before the start of the course.
You may also be eligible for funding if you don't meet this criteria but do support someone who has their care needs met through a direct payment.
The training is provided through Norfolk County Council Adult Education and at the end of the course you'll have accredited qualifications.
The course covers the following subjects:
The training offered will be a combination of face-to-face study and online self-study learning.
If you don't have access to a computer at home you can use Norfolk libraries for any online study.
We're running sessions at the following locations:
Sessions will be on the following dates and times:
To let us know which sessions you would like to attend, email firstname.lastname@example.org. We will contact you to book your place and give you details.