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Code: BH/19/0742 Bite Size CV Writing

This Bite Size course will give you the opportunity to learn how to write a good CV.
 

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1 02 December 2019 14:00 - 16:00 Hove Town Hall - Training Room G70 Map

Code: BH/19/0831 Bite Size Interview Skills & Confidence Building (morning session)

This Bite Size course will support staff who are applying for jobs and would like to develop their confidence and interviewee skills.

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1 02 December 2019 10:00 - 12:00 Hove Town Hall - Training Room G70 Map

Code: BH/19/0249 Emergency First Aid (Children's Services) (EVENT FULL)

This course is suitable for frontline workers in Children’s Services working with young people from puberty age to adult. If you require baby and child specific training, please see the 2 day Paediatric First Aid course details to confirm which course is suitable for your service.

This one day course 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 candidate confidence. There is no final exam but candidates are assessed throughout the course and certificates, valid for three years, are issued to those who have reached the required standard. Each candidate will be provided with a First Aid manual.

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1 02 December 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Montague House Manual Handling Training Room Map

Code: BH/19/0362 Facilitation Skills (EVENT FULL)



Confidence to facilitate is a key skill as a manager. Facilitation can underpin many other managerial skills, and provide managers with a range of approaches & analytical tools that can assist meetings and facilitated discussions, including problem solving.

This course is aimed to provide you with an introduction to facilitation skills.  This is not a knowledge based programme, but an interactive, participative & experiential approach.  The course is intended to challenge your thinking about facilitation, & provide you with an opportunity to practice the skills of a facilitator.  Facilitation Skills is a highly interactive 2 day course that will help you to design and manage processes that will ensure successful outcomes and to gain the commitment of all those involved.

 

The course is a mix of input, individual & group activities, with access to online resources & research.

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1 02 December 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Brighton Town Hall - Volks Room Map
2 03 December 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Brighton Town Hall - Volks Room Map

Code: BH/19/0435 Food Safety, Nutrition and Hydration

This course covers the essential elements of food safety to enable you to safely prepare and handle food and to support people with their nutrition and hydration needs.

Course attendees will be given a certificate of attendance. There is a multiple choice assessment at the end of the course which will be marked and given to participants to discuss with their manager upon return to work. The Workforce Development Team will contact the managers of participants who do not pass the assessment.

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1 02 December 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Hove Town Hall - Training Room G107 Map

Code: BH/19/0880 Mental Capacity Act Briefing

The Mental Capacity Act Briefing provides an overview of the Act. The Mental Capacity Act Briefing will be relevant to staff supporting adults who may at times lack the capacity to consent.

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1 02 December 2019 13:00 - 16:30 Hove Town Hall - Training Room G90 Map

Code: BH/19/0578 Overview - Health & Safety Roles & Responsibilities of Head Teachers

Head teachers must ensure adequate resources are identified, allocated and deployed for the management of health and safety in their school.  Whilst Head teachers can delegate certain safety functions to others, they cannot delegate their responsibility for health and safety. 

This course will provide you with an overview of:

  • Your legal responsibilities
  • An outline of your responsibilities for health and safety
  • Details of how to manage your significant risks proportionately through a ‘safety management system’ (including the need for policies and procedures,  risk assessment; incident reporting, premises management etc)
  • Where to find the support and resources that are available to you

 

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1 02 December 2019 09:30 - 12:30 Hove Town Hall - Training Room G90 Map

Code: BH/19/0950 RSPH Level 2 Supporting Behaviour Change (Health & Wellbeing) (EVENT FULL)

A two-day creative and participatory course, the Royal Society for Public Health (RSPH) Level 2 Award provides the learner with the knowledge, skills and confidence to offer opportunistic brief advice to, or engage in, brief interventions with individuals which could improve their health and wellbeing.

Participants will develop skills in reflective listening and be introduced to the principles which underpin motivational interviewing, whilst also considering what helps and hinders the change process, including dealing with resistance and reluctance.

By the end of the course participants will have developed a toolkit of strategies they can apply when working with individuals to facilitate behaviour change.

PLEASE READ: The accreditation is optional. In order to gain the Award candidates are required to complete a 45-minute multiple-choice exam which will be assessed. Successful candidates will receive an RSPH certificate. This costs £20, which will automatically be added to your basket on booking. If you do not wish to take the exam, please specifiy this under 'special intructions' when requesting a place.

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1 25 November 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Brighton Town Hall - Bloomsbury Room Map
2 02 December 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Brighton Town Hall - Bloomsbury Room Map

Code: BH/18/1220 ASYE Children's CPD Module - Knowledge & skills for child-centred communication (2018-19 cohort)

To log your interest for this module please click on “request a place"   

This module is the first level of continuing professional development (post-qualification) for social workers. The focus is on consolidating participants’ knowledge and skills in communicating with children, acquired during their professional qualifying programmes.

The module is delivered in a workshop format (8 x 3 hour monthly sessions) with an explicit emphasis on pedagogical approaches that encourage learning from experience.

The Talking and Listening to Children research project’s web-based digital resources provides the framework for the module, with practitioners equipped with a ‘Kitbag’ for use in their interactions with young children and their families.

This module enables you to meet the requirements of the relevant Professional Capabilities Framework (PCF) domains and the Knowledge and Skills Statements.

You will have access to the University’s Library and will benefit from peer support throughout the programme

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1 21 October 2019 09:30 - 14:00 University of Sussex Map
2 02 December 2019 09:30 - 14:00 University of Sussex Map
3 27 January 2020 09:30 - 14:00 University of Sussex Map
4 24 February 2020 09:30 - 14:00 University of Sussex Map
5 23 March 2020 09:30 - 14:00 University of Sussex Map
6 05 May 2020 09:30 - 14:00 University of Sussex Map
7 08 June 2020 09:30 - 14:00 University of Sussex Map
8 13 July 2020 09:30 - 14:00 University of Sussex Map