Developing Cornwall’s Healthcare Workforce for the Future

Skills Store

Dynamo Healthcare Training has received funding through the European Union European Social Fund projects Skills Store to support the care sector in Cornwall to create a Care Champions Network, of qualified care trainers who can support the sector to maintain and update skills regularly.

The Champions network will consist of experienced care workers who will be supported to deliver training and upskill their workforce.

Skills Store

Through Skills Store Dynamo Healthcare Training provides accredited qualifications and training to learners in Cornwall. 

The Champions Network

  • Dynamo Healthcare Training will undertake training needs analysis with care employers to identify the needs of their workforce.
  • Dynamo Healthcare Training will create training and delivery plans for care employers to meet their workforce skills gaps.
  • Dynamo Healthcare Training will offer a range of short course accredited Level 2 qualifications, as well as Functional Skills English and Maths, to support employers to meet their skills gaps.
  • DHCT will identify care workers who would like to become qualified trainers and join the Care Champions Network.
  • DHCT create training packages for the champions to use within their work environments.
  • DHCT will coordinate and standardise the network to ensure quality standards are maintained.
  • Care Champions will complete either the BTEC Level 3 Award in Education and Training  or the Edexcel Level 3 Awards in Assessing the Quality of Assessment  depending the employers needs and career aspirations to become a trainer or assessor.
in house training

Available Courses

  • Certificate in Awareness of Mental Health Problems
  • Certificate in Understanding Behaviour That Challenges
  • Certificate in Common Health Conditions
  • Certificate in the Principles of Dementia Care
  • Certificate in the Principles of End of Life Care
  • Certificate in the Principles of the Prevention and Control of Infection in Health Care Settings
  • Certificate in Information, Advice or Guidance

And More!

  • Certificate in Understanding the Safe Handling of Medication in Health and Social Care
  • Certificate in Principles of Working with Individuals with Learning Disabilities
  • Certificate in Understanding Working with People with Mental Health Needs
  • Certificate in Understanding Specific Learning Difficulties
  • Certificate in Diabetes Management
  • Functional Skills Level 1 & Level 2 English
  • Functional Skills Level 1 & Level 2 Maths
European Union - European Social Fund
The Learning Partnership