Training for personal assistants in care

Whether you are an employer or a personal assistant (PA) you can access a range of relevant and engaging workshops delivered by specialist trainers.

In to work

For residents in Central Bedfordshire and Aylesbury: Our free, friendly and supportive course offering a personalised action plan including one-to-one coaching & group support.


For Luton, Bedfordshire & Northampton: The course will help to improve your confidence and teach new skills to develop your job-hunting techniques.

Moving and handling training

The Disability Resource Centre is pleased to be able to offer courses in Moving and Handling both for care agency staff and for private individuals.


A new health and fitness programme for disabled people. Come and join us if you have reduced mobility and/or would like to lose some weight.

Relaxation & Mindfulness

There are many benefits to meditation, mindfulness and relaxation. With guidance, you will learn to cope better with the stresses of life, helping you to relax, unwind and breathe deeply.

Money management

Helping you to take control of your financial wellbeing. Our free, friendly and supportive course offers one-to-one coaching and group support, helping you to take control of your financial wellbeing.

Employer Academy

Support for Employers of Disabled People. Learn how to transform the culture and skills mix of your business, and how to recruit and retain people with disabilities.

Disability awareness sessions

This course is for employers to further their understanding of the wide-ranging implications of disability. It will also cover attitudes to, and the legal requirements around service provision for people with disabilities.