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Code: BH/22/0830 Acquired Brain Injury for Children's Services- open to others

This course enables staff to have a basic understanding of acquired brain injury and is suitable for anyone likely to be working with people who have an acquired brain injury.

It will look at the impact on people’s lives - the injured person and their family carer’s - from a person-centered approach. ABI is a ‘whole family’ experience.
Priority places for Community Safety Team.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 13 July 2022 09:30 - 13:00 Zoom Map

Code: BH/22/0290 First Aid at Work (3 day) - for council employees and schools ONLY

Who is this course for?

This qualification is for people who have a specific responsibility at work, or in voluntary and community activities, to provide basic first aid to people in a range of first aid situations.

This course is for those that will be acting as lead First Aiders in their workplace and will provide delegates with a recognised First Aid at Work qualification. Upon completion of the course, First Aiders will be able to take control and provide assistance in an emergency situation at their workplace. They will be able to respond to an accident or illness promptly, effectively and safely.

What does the trainng cover?
Topics covered include: resuscitation and CPR, dealing with wounds, bleeding, burns, scalds, heart conditions and minor injuries.

How are delegates assessed?

There are six practical assessments, observed by the trainer throughout the course and two theory assessment/multiple choice question papers. 

In addition, the trainer will carry out on-going assessment to assess the delegates knowledge, skills and understanding related to the assessment criteria.

To assess competence and gain certification, the delegate will need to demonstrate, without assistance from a third party, practical tasks such as CPR with the casualty on the floor to simulate a real-life situation.  If the delegate is unable to carry out this practical assessment, for example because they cannot kneel, then they will not pass the course and will not gain the qualification.  In exceptional circumstances, delegates who are unable to kneel, may be able to carry out the task from a standing position, and this is acceptable.


On passing the course, the delegate will be issued with a First Aid at Work certificate valid for a period of 3 years.


Delegates willl need to retake the qualification before their certificate expiry date to remain qualified, by attending a two day First Aid at Work Re-Certification course.

When attending a two day Re-Certification course, delegates must be aware that the syllabus is covered at a significantly faster pace, in the understanding that learners are familiar with the topics.

If an employee’s certificate expires, they are no longer considered competent to act as a First Aider in the workplace. It is the responsibility of the delegate to ensure they book on to a Re-certification course before their certificate expires.

IMPORTANT - the first aid training programme has been amended due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Infection prevention control measures and special instructions for attending this course are provided in the attached guidance document. Please ensure that this is read and understood before applying and attending this course. Delegates can also request a copy of the risk assessments that cover this training course.

Please note: Whilst the course is delivered in a covid secure way, please consider with your manager whether it is essential for you to attend as the delegates will be a mix of staff from different workplaces.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 13 July 2022 09:30 - 17:00 Old Ship Hotel - Regency Room Map
2 14 July 2022 09:30 - 17:00 Old Ship Hotel - Regency Room Map
3 15 July 2022 09:30 - 17:00 Old Ship Hotel - Regency Room Map

Code: BH/22/0960 Impact of Sexual Violence and Abuse

The impact of rape and sexual assault is varied and complex. Individuals react in different ways at different times and in the same way that no two people are the same, each person who has experienced sexual violence will react in a different way. Learning about the impact of rape and sexual assault will help anyone working with or supporting a survivor to gain a better understanding about what they may be experiencing. This course helps to challenge myths surrounding expected reactions to rape and sexual assault, and to understand the processes at play that may bring about different responses and reactions, in the moment and afterwards. We will go on to consider some practical ways in which we may respond, support that is available locally and nationally, and move on to reflect on the impact on us supporting someone who has been through these experiences.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 13 July 2022 10:00 - 13:30 Zoom Map

Code: BH/22/0246 Legionella Awareness (EVENT FULL)

Important: This course is mandatory for all those responsible and accountable for management of Legionella.

This course has been organised by the Premises Team and provides an essential introduction to issues relating to Legionella and Legionnaires Disease. The course will cover:

• overview of terminology
• background to Legionella
• legislation, including general requirements and monitoring requirements
• roles and responsibilities and how to comply with current legislation

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1 13 July 2022 09:30 - 12:45 Hove Town Hall - Meeting Room G87 Map

Code: BH/22/0553 Meeting the Needs of Ethnically Minoritised Children

The session will cover issues of race, identity, marginalization and discrimination. We will consider associated terminology, discuss strategies to challenge racism and explore the implications of potentially damaging attitudes, language and behaviours. 

We will watch a film which offers a young person's perspective and use this to consider how we can support BAME young people in developing a positive sense of identity. Case studies (which you will have a chance to look at before the session) will be used to bring together our deliberations. They will help in focussing our strategies of how we can work collectively towards better meeting the needs of BAME children.



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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 13 July 2022 10:00 - 12:30 Zoom Map

Code: BH/22/0652 Menopause Demystified (AM session) via Zoom

Are you curious about how the menopause can affect you?

Would you like to understand this part of your life, know how to manage it and be confident with your choices?

This course is for individuals who may experience menopause symptoms or already are.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 13 July 2022 09:30 - 13:00 Zoom Map

Code: BH/22/1029 Microsoft Teams Owners Training

This course covers the essential features in Microsoft Teams required for managing your team, such as managing team settings, membership and communications. The course will train you to create, manage, maintain and close your collaborative workspaces effectively and securely. 
Course contents 

  • Overview of Teams 
  • Creating a team 
  • Managing and maintaining your team 
  • Managing Files 
  • Closing your team 
  • Q&A 

Note: This course is designed for intermediate users of Microsoft Teams. Please attend the Introduction to Microsoft Teams training before attending the session. You will only need to attend this course if you manage a team.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 13 July 2022 10:00 - 12:00 Microsoft Teams Map

Code: BH/22/0485 Nutrition and Hydration - Afternoon Session

This course covers how to support people with their nutrition and hydration needs.

There is a multiple choice quiz at the end of the session. The purpose of the multiple choice quiz is for the learners to have an opportunity to assess their own learning from the session.

 A workbook has been created, by the trainer, for you to use during this virtual session. Please can you ensure you have a printed copy in readiness for this session. If you are unable to do this, please ask someone to do this on your behalf or save a copy of each document on your computer or device, so you have it readily available to use during the training session.

How to access Zoom:

We hope you can access the training with no technical difficulties.

You will need to click on the Zoom link attached in this email. You will then be taken to Zoom and then you will see the option to join, click on join and this will take to you to the online training session.

Please note: -
If there is more than one delegate attending from the same organisation there is a requirement that all delegates on this course are joining the session with an individual device, be that from their own home on their own personal/work device or from their workplace on an individual device.  The trainer has also advised that if staff are doing this in their workplace, working on individual devices in the same room doesn’t work as it picks up feedback and distorts communications so different rooms would be required for delegates from the same organisation.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 13 July 2022 14:00 - 16:30 Zoom Map

Code: BH/22/0763 People & Performance Management (Zoom sessions)

For managers to develop the knowledge and confidence required to more effectively manage individual performance.



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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 13 July 2022 10:30 - 14:30 Zoom Map

Code: BH/22/0379 Person Centred Risk & Restrictive Practices for Lead Staff

This course is for senior staff and staff with responsibility for leading good practice. It is now in two halves and this is the second half of the training -  please see special instructions below.

Working with risk and supporting service users with complex needs to live their chosen lifestyles can feel difficult. Getting the balance right in respecting individual rights whilst also fulfilling our duty of care is important. Following robust procedures can help us in getting the balance right for service users.

A restrictive practice is any practice which could be construed as potentially restricting a person’s rights of choice, self determination, privacy, freedom/freedom of movement. Under the Care Act restrictive practices may need agreement by a social worker, and at times necessitate Deprivation of Liberty applications.

This course will assist participants to demonstrate they have complied with all CQC and legal requirements, and that alternatives to restrictive practices have been appropriately considered. It will help people promote & evidence good risk assessment and restrictive practices procedures, to ensure that people are not unnecessarily restricted in our desire to manage risks. 


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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 13 July 2022 09:30 - 13:00 Microsoft Teams Map
2 15 July 2022 09:30 - 13:00 Microsoft Teams Map