Training Programme

We have a full and comprehensive training programme lead by members of our management team which provides not only mandatory training but a bespoke programme in many other areas.

We offer the following courses and ensure all our staff team have attended and have been signed off before commencement of employment.

  • Company Induction
  • Disability Awareness
  • Safeguarding Children
  • Safeguarding Vulnerable Adults
  • Autism Awareness, working with children and young people with ASD
  • Health and Safety
  • Fire Safety
  • Food Hygiene
  • Approaches to Autism
  • Managing Challenging Behaviour
  • Autism for Parents and Carers
  • Moving and Handling
  • First Aid
  • Healthcare

  • Safe Administration of Medication
  • Epi-pen
  • Infection Control
  • Gastrostomy Feeding
  • Epilepsy and Buccal Midazolam
  • Oxygen Therapy and Oxygen Saturation
  • Oral Suction
  • Makaton
  • Communication with Disabled Children
  • Respectful Personal Care
  • Report Writing and Record Keeping
  • Decision Making, Consent and Capacity

Appletree Support’s Promise

Promoting Independence and Choice we pride ourselves on offering care and support to disabled children and young people from dedicated and highly motivated PA and Care Team.

“The Buddy scheme has been excellent for my son, offering a person he could talk to, joke with and have as a friend when friendship is not something he usually has”

Mr J Portsmouth