Skilling:

  1. Paramedic

  2. Cardiac Care Technician (CCT)

  3. Health Care Assistant

  4. Phlebotomist

  5. Healthy-Heart Chef

A - Train a Paramedic

Train a ParamedicThis project involves a science graduate to get trained as a paramedic. The concept of paramedic is still in its primitive stages in India, majority of cities and villages still don’t have paramedics, which are very much needed for pre-hospital emergency care.

Duration of course: 6 months
Cost to train a Paramedic: £ 350


B - Train a Cardiac Care Technician (CCT)

Train a Cardiac Care TechnicianCardiac Care Techs are very much needed in the Cardiology department especially in the cath labs to carry out heart related treatments. This project will train a science graduate to become a CCT in 6 months time and earn his livelihood.

Duration of course: 6 months
Cost to train a Cardiac Care Technician: £ 400


C - Train a Health Care Assistant

Train a Health Care AssistantThis project will train a person with science background to become a health care assistant/ worker. They will be trained to look after patients on the wards, nursing homes & care homes. They can assist patients to wash, eat and going to toilet apart from basic observations on the ward.

Duration of course: 2 months
Cost to train a Health Care Assistant: £ 200


D - Train a Phlebotomist

Train a PhlebotomistThis project will help in training an individual to take bloods from patients on ward, hospitals, nursing home and in the community.

Duration of course: 1 month
Cost to train a Phlebotomist: £ 150


E - Train a Healthy-Heart Chef

Train a Healthy-Heart ChefThis project involves training an individual to become a Healthy-Heart Chef, who will be able to train and run workshops in schools to teach how to cook healthy food and protect children from an early age to prevent heart related and other illnesses.

Duration of course: 3 months
Cost to train a Healthy Heart Chef: £ 300

Upskilling:

  1. Cancer Specialist Nurse

  2. Stroke Specialist Nurse

  3. Heart/Cardiac Rehab Specialist Nurse

  4. Heart Failure Nurse

  5. Elderly Care Specialist Nurse

  6. Infection Control Nurse

  7. Nutritionist

  8. Electrocardiogram (ECG) Interpretation Courses

A - Educate a Cancer Specialist Nurse

Educate a Cancer Specialist NurseThis project will involve training a Nurse to specialise in cancer/palliative care to look after cancer patients in the hospital as well as the community. Cancer is one of the biggest around the world without exception. In India the majority of these patients have no access to palliative care.

Duration of course: 3 month
Cost to train a Cancer Specialist Nurse: £ 350


B - Educate Stroke Specialist Nurse

Educate Stroke Specialist NurseStroke is one of the leading causes of death and disability in India. There is wide variation within the Indian population but case fatalities as high as 42% are seen in states such as Kolkata. This project will involve training a Nurse to specialise in stroke rehab. To look after stoke victims in the hospital as well as the community.

Duration of course: 3 month
Cost to train a Stroke Specialist Nurse: £ 300


C - Educate a Heart/Cardiac Rehab Specialist Nurse

Cardiac Rehab Specialist NurseThis program will involve teaching a nurse to specialise in cardiac rehabilitation. This will entail nurses assisting and treating cardiac patients who are recovering from or trying to manage cardiovascular disease. These dedicated nurses typically attempt to guide patients down a more heart healthy path in order to lower the risk of heart problems in the future.

Duration of course: 3 months
Cost to train a Cardiac Rehab Nurse: £300


D - Educate a Heart Failure Nurse

Educate a Heart Failure NurseThis program will involve teaching a nurse to become a heart failure nurse. This means the nurses will be taught about the best care plans for patients with chronic heart failure and the best treatments available to reduce the severity of the disease.

Duration of course: 3 months
Cost to train a Heart Failure Nurse: £300


E - Educate an Elderly Care Specialist Nurse

Educate an Elderly Care Specialist NurseThis will involve teaching a nurse to care for the elderly population. India at its current state is a relatively young population, however as the country develops over the years a slow progression towards a more aged population will be seen. To cope with the demands of the future we are trying to prepare these nurses with essential skills for caring for the elderly and the challenges that they will face (examples of age related diseases.... such as dementia, Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s).

Duration of course: 2 month
Cost to train a Elderly Care Specialist Nurse: £250


F - Educate an Infection Control Nurse

Educate an Infection Control NurseSpread of infection is one of the major causes of mortality and morbidity every year. We aim to train nurses to specialise in the field of infection control to limit the number of unnecessary deaths due to spread of contagious infections.

Duration of course: 2 months
Cost to train a Infection Control Nurse: £ 225


G - Educate a Nutritionist

Educate a NutritionistWe aim to fund a science background graduate to become a nutritionist. A nutritionist is of vital importance in India where poverty rates are so high in certain areas and states. It is therefore vital that education about the right things to eat, how to maintain a nourishing diet and what food to spend money on it taught and valued.

Duration of course: 3 months
Cost to train a Nutritionist: £ 350


H - ECG Interpretation Courses

ECG Interpretation CoursesWe offer ECG courses to health care professionals depending on their area of expertise to make them confident in diagnosing various heart pathologies. This syllabus covers various topics ranging from basic ECG interpretations to complex heart rhythm problems likely to cause sudden cardiac death.

Duration of Course: 1 day
Cost for the course: £650


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