Health and Social Care Training Provider

A family owned business with over 15 years experience in delivery qualifications and training course to the health and social care sector

Q Training (Bristol) Ltd specialises in providing a wide range of health and social care courses and qualifications tailored to help you and your team to develop to your potential.

Our courses include the Health and Social Care Diploma at Level 2, 3 and 5 including Apprenticeships. Our wealth of knowledge and experience in training can help you to access funding and assist in developing a training plan for you and your organisation.

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Social Care Qualifications

Our qualifications include the Health and Social Care Diploma at Level 2, 3 and 5. Apprenticeship and funding options are available to help you cover costs.

Online Care Training

Our one-on-one tutor led interactive online training goes at precisely the pace required by each individual. Prices start from as little as £7.99 per course.

Bespoke In-House Training

We offer a wide range of affordable one day, half day and 2 hour ESSENTIALS care training courses tailored to your needs and delivered in your workplace.

Latest News

Q Training (Bristol) Ltd launches new increased range of training courses

We have increased our range of half and whole day training courses.

New topics include:

  • Basic Life Support (Half day)
  • Positive Behavioural Support Awareness (Half day)
  • Moving and handling with people (Half day awareness or whole day with practical assessment)
  • Medication administration

Full details of these and all our other courses can be viewed by clicking the Courses button from the menu above.

We also offer a range of one-on-one tutor led interactive online training. From prices as low as £7.99 per course our online courses can assist with inducting new staff and updating existing staff. Details of prices and content can be found by clicking the Online Training button from the menu above.

New Adult Care Worker and Lead Care Worker Apprenticeship Standards – Q Training (Bristol) Ltd has applied to be an Endpoint Assessment Centre for the new standards.

Q Training (Bristol) Ltd has applied to be an Endpoint Assessment Centre for the new Apprenticeship Standards which are expected to replace the Intermediate and Advanced Apprenticeships for Health and Social Care during 2017.

New Apprenticeship standards have already been approved and in operation for other industries and once approval has been finalised for the new standards for Adult Social Care they will become available to learners and their employers and will replace the current apprenticeship framework.

Once approval has been gained further information will be uploaded to this page.

Medal for Excellence for Q Training (Bristol) Ltd Learner - Stephanie Thurston

IMGP2130bStephanie Thurston who, when she achieved her Level 3 Diploma was a Senior Support Worker with Chescombe Trust has become Q Training (Bristol) Ltd's latest winner of a City and Guilds Medal for Excellence and was presented with her Medal and her certificate at a celebration held at Chescombe Lodge on 29th March 2016. Stephanie was awarded her Medal to recognise the quality of the evidence she gathered for her diploma, the attention to detail she gives to her work and her commitment to the people she supports.  Stephanie was also one of three learners shortlisted for FE Learner of the Year at the City and Guilds Lions Awards later in July 2016. The high quality of teaching and assessment by Q Training (Bristol) Ltd was also acknowledged with a special certificate by City and Guilds.

CITY_GUILDS_BRISTOL_029aIn 2015, Jacqui Harrison (pictured right)  of Milestones Trust won a Medal of Excellence for her outstanding portfolio of evidence for the Level 5 Diploma in Leadership for Health and Social Care.  Jacqui's evidence showed evidence of the leadership she gives to the home she manages,  the fact that she is never content merely to meet the requirements for the diploma and of her innovative approach to management. She was awarded her medal at a ceremony at the SS Great Britain.

IMGP9826Jacqui's Q Training Assessor, Mary Webb (pictured left) also won a Medal for Excellence recognising the high quality of her teaching and assessing. Mary is a vastly experienced and versatile assessor and teacher but she is also an experienced and committed social care practitioner.  She says, " I enjoy supporting people to learn new skills and knowledge and recognise how well they working."

In 2014, Vivian Kamalu of Chescombe Trust and Tina Connolly of Freeways Trust were each awarded City and Guilds Medals for Excellence recognising their outstanding work.

Congratulations to our learners

Many congratulations to the following for their achievements:-

  • Lauren Nash, Cintre, Health and Social Care Level 3 Diploma
  • Conor Turk, HFT, Health and Social Care Level 3 Diploma
  • Julie Benton, Chescombe Trust, Health and Social Care Level 3 Diploma
  • Felipe Gomez Corredera, Chescombe Trust, Health and Social Care Level 3 Diploma
  • Lamin Badjie, Chescombe Trust, Health and Social Care Level 3 Diploma
  • Karamo Bojang, Chescombe Trust, Health and Social Care Level 2 Diploma
  • Maddie Leigh, HFT, Health and Social Care Level 3 Diploma
  • Ian Wilkins, Cardale Care, Health and Social Care Level 3 Diploma
  •  Elena Doroftei, Windmill House, Health and Social Care Level 2 Diploma
  • Katarzyna Zytkowiak, Windmill House, Level 3 Certificate in Dementia Care
  • Alice Butler, Brandon Trust, Health and Social Care Level  2 Diploma
  • Katie Dowd, Brandon Trust, Health and Social Care Level 2 Diploma

Leadership for Health and Social Care - A Straightforward Guide to the Diploma

Co-written by Q Training Managing Director, Peter Connors and Siobhan Maclean , this study guide is a highly popular resource used by many other training providers More information at Kirwin Maclean Associates

Funding for QCF Health and Social Care Awards, Diplomas and Certificates!

As stated above we are applying to deliver the new Apprenticeship Standards for Health and Social Care and to become End Point Assessors and more information will be made available about this on our website as our application progresses.

Care providers in the West of England (Bristol, Bath & North East Somerset, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire) and Gloucestershire can also reclaim funding through Skills for Care's Workforce Development Fund for units achieved. We are expecting Skills for Care to make funding for 2017-2018 available in July 2017 and for information to be made available at that point via

Alternatively contact Q Training (Bristol) Ltd for more information.

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