Martham Lodge has its own training room, which can accommodate up to 16 people.

The training room has access to a staff room with facilities for refreshments and a WC, there is a designated area for smoking, we have no disabled access as it is situated on the first floor.

Martham Lodge has three members of staff who deliver training:

  • Claire Bellas – Moving and Handling.
  • Maria Panse – First Aid.
  • Sharon Huxtable – M.U.S.T (nutrition).

The training can be delivered at Martham Lodge or your place of



  • First Aid                      -6 hours  £250 (up to 8 people) or £35 pp
  • First Aid refresher      – 2 hours £150 (up to 8 people) or £25 pp
  • Moving & Handling   – 6 hours £250 (up to 8 people) or £35 pp

M.U.S.T (nutrition)   – 2 hours £150 (up to 8 people) or £25pp

We also have ongoing training sessions which are run by Linda Farman (M.A.C.Q.S.W;P.T.Award), Linda has her own training company called ‘Quality Training’, she has worked for many years as a social worker, and now provides teaching services for both the UEA and the Open University. Linda lectures at Norwich City College on the S.W degree programme, she also works as an assessor for NVQs and RMAs.

Examples of previous training sessions include:

  •      Dementia Awareness
  •     Care plans and recording skills.
  •      P.O.V.A.
  •     Communication skills.
  •     Management and leadership skills.
  •     Mental capacity act 2005.

The 2009 training schedule is now being compiled and will be posted

on the website shortly.

Any bookings or information please contact Sharon Huxtable

Tel: 01493 740794 or email