Search for Learning and Development Services and Pathways

Course Type
11 events found
You may also find Online Learning to suit your requirements by changing the Course Type in the form above and reselect 'search'.

Code: BH/19/1061 Adults CPD - Deprivation of Liberty (DoLS) Best Interest Assessors Refresher

This CPD session is to be attended by Deprivation of Liberty (DoLS) Best Interest Assessors (BIAs) to refresh knowledge and skills in order to continue to practice as a qualified BIA. The training will include updates on relevant DoLS case law and details of upcoming legislative changes.

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 16 October 2019 09:00 - 13:00 Hove Town Hall - Training Room G70 Map

Code: BH/19/1344 Comprehensive Family Assessment

This course is for Social Workers who undertake assessments in Children's Services.

The dates for the course are: 9th, 16th and 23rd October 2019. Participants must attend all 3 days.

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 09 October 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Jubilee Library - Conference Room 1 Map
2 16 October 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Jubilee Library - Conference Room 1 Map
3 23 October 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Jubilee Library - Rare Books Room Map

Code: BH/19/0464 Dual Diagnosis: Mental Health & Substance Misuse (EVENT FULL)

We suggest you complete the two day Drug & Alcohol Basic Awareness course before attending any of the more specialised full day courses. This is to equip you with more general knowledge and skills in preparation for learning about the more in depth topics. Don’t hesitate to contact the Health Promotion Team on 01273 731900 if you would like to discuss this further.

This course will enable participants to understand and gain skills to work effectively with service-users who present with mental health and substance misuse issues. Participants will review key definitions of terms, explore attitudes and myths, have the opportunity to discuss best practice in direct work, and gain confidence in understanding treatment pathways and local support systems. Participants will discuss how best to work at community level, using effective screening and signposting to specialist services.

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 16 October 2019 09:30 - 16:30 9 The Drive Map

Code: BH/19/0421 Emergency First Aid - Adult Social Care (EVENT FULL)

The course, for Adult Social Care Staff, enables first aiders to give emergency first aid to someone who is injured or becomes ill. It includes both theory and practical sessions and is designed to boost confidence. There is no final exam however delegates are assessed throughout the course and certificates, valid for three years, are issued to those who have reached the required standard.

Each delegate will be provided with a first aid manual.

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 16 October 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Hove Town Hall - Training Room G107 Map

Code: BH/19/0427 First Aid at Work (3 day) - for council employees and schools ONLY (EVENT FULL)

This course is for those that will be acting as lead first aiders and will provide candidates 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 Candidates will be able to respond to an accident or illness promptly, effectively and safely.

Topics covered include: resuscitation and CPR, dealing with wounds, bleeding, burns, scalds, heart conditions and minor injuries.

Attendees will undertake a practical and written assessment on the final day of the course. On successful completion, you will be a recognised First Aider for 3 years; you are not required to attend the one day emergency first aid training as well.

NB: Suitable clothing taking some physical activity into account should be worn.

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 14 October 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Brighton Town Hall - Volks Room Map
2 15 October 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Brighton Town Hall - Volks Room Map
3 16 October 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Brighton Town Hall - Volks Room Map

Code: BH/19/0507 Person Centred Values and Safeguarding Adults - Basic Awareness - Care Crew Induction (EVENT FULL)

This course is designed to help support new care workers commencing their induction and working towards the Care Certificate.

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 16 October 2019 09:30 - 17:00 Brighton Town Hall - Bloomsbury Room Map

Code: BH/19/0626 Safer People Handling Refresher Afternoon session (please see course details for eligibility before requesting a place)

This course is aimed at staff involved in the manual handling of adults, including the use of hoists and other support equipment, who have completed the Safer People Handling Basic Awareness training course or a Safer People Handling refresher course within the last 12 months. Important Eligibility Applies - if you last completed training outside of the last 12 month period (30 days beyond this, absolute maximum is acceptable) or you have not completed training in this area before please do not book onto this refresher event, you must complete the bascic awareness event.

It is a National/local directive that staff refresh and update their knowledge and skills regularly. This half-day course will update staff on the possible injuries to themselves and enable them to carry out transfer operations safely.

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 16 October 2019 13:30 - 16:30 Montague House Manual Handling Training Room Map

Code: BH/19/0625 Safer People Handling Refresher Morning session (please see course details for eligibility before requesting a place)

This course is aimed at staff involved in the manual handling of adults, including the use of hoists and other support equipment, who have completed the Safer People Handling Basic Awareness training course or a Safer People Handling refresher course within the last 12 months. Important Eligibility Applies - if you last completed training outside of the last 12 month period (30 days beyond this, absolute maximum is acceptable) or you have not completed training in this area before please do not book onto this refresher event, you must complete the bascic awareness event.

It is a National/local directive that staff refresh and update their knowledge and skills regularly. This half-day course will update staff on the possible injuries to themselves and enable them to carry out transfer operations safely.

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 16 October 2019 09:30 - 12:30 Montague House Manual Handling Training Room Map

Code: BH/19/1356 Supervising and Supporting Foster Carers Who Look After UASC

This workshop will provide information to supervising social workers and other staff supporting foster carers looking after Unaccompanied Asylum Seeking Children (UASC). 

The training will look at the experience of UASC, legal processes and their impact of UASC, understanding the needs of UASC, building resilience, preparing to meet the emotional, religious, cultural and practical needs of UASC and preparing UASC to leave care.

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 16 October 2019 09:30 - 13:00 Hollingbury Golf Course Map

Code: BH/17/854 Adults CPD Module - Critical Reflection on Practice

To log your interest for this CPD module please click on “request a place" by 24th June 2019

This 20 credit module supports students’ professional development as advanced practitioners in relation to the Professional Capabilities Framework (PCF) descriptions of the capabilities required of ‘Experienced Social Worker’. 

The module offers students the opportunity to review their practice against the guidance of the nine domains of the PCF in relation to their practice as either Advanced practitioners, or educators, or managers. The module enables students particularly to focus upon their development and skills in relation to professionalism and leadership in either complex/high risk practice, or in education, or management. Module learning is aimed at supporting students in the development of advanced reflective and critically analytic skills and in planning career development.

This module uses independent or personalised learning. Students are supported and guided in their study by regular individual or group tutorials (depending on the number of students following the module). In this forum critical analysis and reflection is encouraged. It enables students individually and/ or collaboratively to develop further/ review their knowledge base and review their practice and professional development. Key themes in tutorials are the concepts of professionalism and professional leadership in the student’s area of practice.

Tutorial learning is supplemented by self-directed study, which is in terms of developing and refreshing practice knowledge and in terms of further critical reflection and analysis of practice.  

Assessment will be through a 3000 word Critical and Reflective Analysis and Evaluation of Own Practice.

This module can be taken as part of a PGDip, MSc or as a stand alone module. Please see further details in the application information document attached to this course.

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 16 October 2019 09:30 - 16:30 University of Brighton Map
2 06 November 2019 09:30 - 16:30 University of Brighton Map
3 04 December 2019 09:30 - 16:30 University of Brighton Map
4 08 January 2020 09:30 - 16:30 University of Brighton Map
5 05 February 2020 09:30 - 16:30 University of Brighton Map
6 03 March 2020 09:30 - 16:30 University of Brighton Map
7 29 April 2020 09:30 - 16:30 University of Brighton Map