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Code: BH/18/1262 Building Resilience (55 Drove Road staff only)

Being resilient can help you bounce back in tough times, cope with additional pressures and stay healthy in times of change. Learning habits that build your resilience, ready for more turbulent times, will prevent you becoming over-whelmed by circumstances and keep you healthier in body and mind.

This short course will introduce you to a resilience model against which you will self-assess against your current state of resilience, show you how a stronger base of resilience will help you cope with changes at work and home, and give you a taste of mindfulness exercises that can keep you calm and focused in stressful times.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 17 October 2018 09:30 - 13:00 55 Drove Road Map

Code: BH/18/0517 First Aid at Work (3 day)

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.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 15 October 2018 09:30 - 16:30 Hove Town Hall - Training Room G107 Map
2 16 October 2018 09:30 - 16:30 Hove Town Hall - Training Room G107 Map
3 17 October 2018 09:30 - 16:30 Hove Town Hall - Training Room G107 Map

Code: BH/18/0670 Health & Safety Awareness - Morning Session - Care Crew Induction

This course will explain the requirements and relevance of health and safety at work including basic hygiene and infection control. It will also help staff working towards these components of the Care Certificate.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 17 October 2018 09:30 - 12:30 Hove Town Hall - Training Room G106 Map

Code: BH/18/1315 Health and Safety for Site Managers & Caretakers (only) in Schools

This course is highly recommended for School Caretakers and Site Managers. This training will provide essential information on how to successfully manage the health and safety risks in schools.  Topics covered will include:

 

· hazard identification through workplace inspections

· risk assessment

  statutory inspections 

· record keeping

· reporting of incidents and near misses

· COSHH overview

· tools and equipment

· contractor management

· lone working

 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 17 October 2018 10:00 - 16:30 Blatchington Mill School - Room M50 Map

Code: BH/18/0609 Positive Behaviour Support (3 day course)

The positive behaviour support course aims to equip staff, parents and carers with the skills and knowledge to support adults with learning disabilities whose behaviour can challenge. This course is for Learning Disability Services who provide support to individuals who display high risk challenging behaviours.

This is an accredited course and your attendance is required on 3 days during a 4 week period.  Days 1,2 & 3 must be completed in order. 

The assessment and intervention workbook involves work between each day and must be completed appropriate to the needs of the individual that has been focused on for a certificate to be awarded. This course contains a multiple choice theory test on day 3 and presentations to the rest of the group.

If for any reason a delegate misses a day then they should attend the next available course to complete the day(s) missed within a 6 month period.

Please note: Priority places will be allocated to services who are signed up to the PBS Sussex model or services who support individuals who display the most complex, high risk challenging behaviours.

Places on this course are not allocated automatically.  To be considered for this course you need to add your reasons in the special requirements box as to why you need to attend this training course.  This information will be used in determining whether you get a place or not. 

 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 20 September 2018 09:30 - 16:30 Brighton Town Hall - Volks Room Map
2 04 October 2018 09:30 - 16:30 Brighton Town Hall - Volks Room Map
3 17 October 2018 09:30 - 16:30 Brighton Town Hall - Volks Room Map

Code: BH/18/1501 Recruitment & Selection - 1 day course

To deliver high quality services, it is essential that the council attracts recruits and subsequently retains high calibre employees. It is, therefore, crucial that managers involved with this process comply with current Recruitment Policy and other related policies, strategic initiatives and the current employment legislation.

This has an elearning module, plus a course focusing on the skills and knowledge that managers require to successfully recruit to post. There is also an emphasis on diversity, and the benefits this brings; and the importance of recruiting the best person for the job.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 17 October 2018 09:30 - 16:30 Hove Town Hall - Training Room G108 Map

Code: BH/18/1441 Safeguarding Adults - Update (EVENT FULL)

This update is for staff who have attended the safeguarding adults basic awareness training in the last 3 years and need a refresher.

The course is a reminder of the main principles of adult safeguarding in line with the Care Act and the Making Safeguarding Personal approach. It explores practice issues regarding abuse or neglect to service users, including the responsibilities of staff in preventing and reporting this. This course is aimed at frontline staff who support adults.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 17 October 2018 09:30 - 13:00 Brighton Town Hall, Bloomsbury Room Map

Code: BH/18/0698 Safer People Handling - Basic Awareness (EVENT FULL)

This one day course is designed to increase staff awareness of the possible injuries to themselves and to enable them to carry out transfer operations safely. The course includes informal discussions and practice in transfer techniques.
Numbers on the course are strictly limited to allow time for all participants to practice the various transfer techniques and use of the transfer aids.

Participants will receive an attendance certificate to show that they have received training under the Manual Handling Operations Regulations 1992
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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 17 October 2018 09:30 - 16:30 Montague House Manual Handling Training Room Map

Code: BH/18/0972 Trauma Informed Approach to Working with Children and Families

This 2 day ‘revised’ trauma training course will provide you with a theoretical base about trauma development and the impact of trauma.There will be time and space to learn and practice skills. The two days will offer you with a unique opportunity to consolidate you learning and reflection.You will be provided with your own resource pack which will be accessible via One space.

 

 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 17 October 2018 09:30 - 16:30 Jubilee Library - Conference Room 2 Map
2 13 November 2018 09:30 - 16:30 Friends' Meeting House - Meeting Room (see map) Map