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Code: BH/18/1240 Adults CPD Module - Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards: Skills and Assessment

To log your interest for this CPD module please click on “request a place" by the 31st January 2019.

This 20 credit module enables practitioners to acquire the knowledge, skills and competence to be appointed as Best Interest Assessors, under the Mental Capacity Act 2005, Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards. You will learn to apply the relevant law and codes of practice to best interest assessments as well as how to complete the necessary documentation and follow statutory procedures. The module also explores issues of disadvantage and oppression in the context of Deprivation of Liberty.

Learning is supported by formal lectures and other presentations; simulated case material; and small group discussions. Input is from practitioners, lawyers, service users and carers and other professionals, such as IMCAs. There is focus also upon the development of skills in the use and application of the Mental Capacity Act 2005, related Codes of Practice and Regulations to assessments for Deprivation of Liberty. Students are supported by module teaching staff who are available in person during the intensive teaching phase and via email and prearranged tutorials after it, during the preparation for the Open Book examination.

The assessment for this module is a 3500 word Take Home Examination Paper (i.e. the Examination Paper is accessed electronically and a number of days are given to complete the questions, based on a case study), which explores critically the application of relevant knowledge, theory and research to Best Interest Assessments.The assessment will be both a Take Home Examination paper and completion of appropriate relevant statutory paperwork. Students must pass both parts of the assessment to pass the module.

This module can be taken as part of a PGCert, PGDip or as a stand alone module. This module + Enabling Learning + ASYE module make up the PGCert. There is further information about modules and awards in the attached document.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 13 March 2019 09:30 - 16:30 University of Brighton Map
2 14 March 2019 09:30 - 16:30 University of Brighton Map
3 18 March 2019 09:30 - 16:30 University of Brighton Map
4 19 March 2019 09:30 - 16:30 University of Brighton Map
5 20 March 2019 09:30 - 16:30 University of Brighton Map

Code: BH/19/0068 Embedding One Council approach - Customer Experience Ambassadors Awareness Raising Session (invitation only)

The ‘One Council Approach’ will raise awareness about a way of working where customers experience a response which is similar in ‘style’ and consistently helpful regardless of any service customers approach. This will contribute to the Council achieving its vision for customer services “Getting things right first time, every time!”

This course is for those who are identified as Customer Experience Ambassadors.  

Participants will have attended train the trainer and will be expected to deliver similar awareness raising sessions to other Council colleagues. We will continue to refine the key messages based on feedback from you and your colleagues during this session.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 18 March 2019 09:30 - 13:00 Barts House - 2nd Flr Conference Room Map

Code: BH/18/0356 First Aid - Paediatric (2 days) (EVENT FULL)

This course is mandatory for those working with children from birth to five years.

It is also suitable for those working with children from birth to puberty, including foster carers, schools and CVS practitioners.

Early Years staff should attend the course listed in the CEYC training guide.
www.brighton-hove.gov.uk/childcaretraining 


This two day course and certification is dependent upon successful continuous assessment of the delegate. There is no final examination. Participants must attend both days to achieve the Certificate in Paediatric First Aid, a recognised qualification valid for three years.

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1 18 March 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Brighton Town Hall - Volks Room Map
2 19 March 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Brighton Town Hall - Volks Room Map

Code: BH/18/1079 Health & Safety Awareness - Afternoon Session (EVENT FULL)

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 18 March 2019 13:30 - 16:30 Hove Town Hall - Training Room G107 Map

Code: BH/18/1081 Health & Safety Awareness - Morning Session

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 18 March 2019 09:30 - 12:30 Hove Town Hall - Training Room G107 Map

Code: BH/19/0757 TribePad System Training (morning session)

TribePad is the Council's new e-Recruitment system and goes live on 1st April 2019. This training has been designed to give you the base skills required to navigate the system, submit and monitor requisitions and complete the candidate on boarding process. We will also cover best practice approach to recruitment.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 18 March 2019 09:00 - 12:00 Brighton Town Hall - Revs and Bens Training Room (1st Flr) Map

Code: BH/18/1622 Working with Members - Directors' Sessions

A session with the Executive Directors to support leaders underpinning knowledge and confidence working with councillors, and within the political environment.  You'll have the opportunity to find out the successes and challenges from the directors, and be able to find out more of their insights and how they handle the political dimension to their roles, in this informal session.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 18 March 2019 10:00 - 11:30 Hove Town Hall - Meeting Room G87 Map