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Code: BH/18/0830 Adults CPD - Deprivation of Liberty (DoLS) Best Interest Assessors Refresher

This CPD session at the University of Brighton is to be attended by Deprivation of Liberty (DoLS) Dedicated Best Interest Assessors (BIAs) on an annual basis and those on the BIA Rota on a bi-annual basis to refresh knowledge and skills in order to undertake Best Interest Assessments.

This will be an opportunity to explore recent case law and any updates in relation to legislation, and any implications for BIA practice.

Further details TBC by the University of Brighton

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1 02 April 2019 09:30 - 16:30 University of Brighton Map

Code: BH/19/0039 Domestic Abuse - Assessment and Intervention taking a Whole Family Approach (EVENT FULL)

The emphasis of this 2 day course is to develop social work skills in understanding the complexity of domestic abuse dynamics, making robust assessments which balance risk and strengths to help formulate a clear analysis around child safety and parental capacity to change.

You will leave day 1 with a personalised learning goal that you will be able to review with the support of the group and facilitators on day 2. Day 2 will also help you to develop skills in safety planning with the whole family to help you make realistic recommendations.

Guest speakers, Veritas Justice, will give an introduction to stalking and overview of what this means for assessment and intervention.

 

 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 05 March 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Jubilee Library - Conference Room 1 Map
2 02 April 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Jubilee Library - Conference Room 1 Map

Code: BH/19/0246 Emergency First Aid (Children's Services)

This course is suitable for frontline workers in Children’s Services working with children over 5 years of age.

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 April 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Montague House Manual Handling Training Room Map

Code: BH/19/0191 Fire Risk Assessment - for council employees and schools ONLY

This course is designed to enable candidates to conduct stage 2 fire risk assessments in line with legislation and council policy.  The training will consist of practical and theoretical exercises which will enable candidates to identify fire safety hazards, assess the level of risk and implement practical control measures to minimize fire related risks at work.

Examples of potential fire safety hazards and the suitability of controls will be discussed.

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

Code: BH/19/0692 Knowledge and Practice Workshop – County Lines and Cuckooing in HASC

Part webinar, part workshop, this session will increase practitioner’s knowledge around County Lines, looking at the issue from a systemic and practice perspective. This is an area of emerging practice on a national level and this session is designed to equip practitioners with a good all round basic awareness of County Lines.

 Participants will be supported to work in groups using an ecolgical model to explore: the national and local picture; law and policy; understanding who is vulnerable with particular reference to cuckooing, the impact on peoples lives; effective multi agency working, emerging  local protocols and an exploration of good practice in HASC.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 02 April 2019 14:00 - 16:30 Hove Town Hall - Training Room G106 Map

Code: BH/19/0118 People & Performance Management - 2 day course (EVENT FULL)

This course is specifically for Brighton & Hove City Council managers and staff who are moving into or aspiring to management roles in the near future at the council
 
This two day course will provide an opportunity for managers to discuss and debate the challenges they face in managing performance at Brighton & Hove City Council. Opportunities will be available to explore different approaches to managing performance and how to manage both effective performers and staff who are underperforming.

Part of the course will involve finding out about the HR policies and procedures you need to know and carry out to deliver your role effectively.


A central component of the course will be analysing our performance as managers by identifying our strengths and areas for development in our managerial roles.


This is a skills based course with plenty of opportunities to work in small groups, develop skills and receive peer feed-back.


The course will offer a variety of management tools to enable managers to develop their management practice.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 01 April 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Hove Town Hall - Training Room G108 Map
2 02 April 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Hove Town Hall - Training Room G108 Map

Code: BH/19/0505 Person Centred Values

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

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1 02 April 2019 09:30 - 12:30 Brighton Town Hall - Bloomsbury Room Map

Code: BH/19/0985 Safeguarding Adults - Basic Awareness

This course looks at 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 course is aimed at frontline staff who support adults. 

If you require refresher training, please book a place on Safeguarding Adults Update instead.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 02 April 2019 13:30 - 17:00 Brighton Town Hall - Bloomsbury Room Map

Code: BH/19/0019 Solution Focused Approach to Working with Children and Families

Solution Focused Practice is a short-term, goal-oriented approach which helps clients change by constructing solutions rather than dwelling on problems.  Elements of the solution are often already present in the client’s life and become the basis for ongoing change.  The course covers ways in which this can be achieved and includes opportunities to practise the approach, apply it in the workplace and share the experiences with others.

This 2 day course explores how a Solution Focused Brief Therapy approach can be used in a variety of contexts including health, social care and educational settings where change is required.

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1 26 March 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Brighton Town Hall - Volks Room Map
2 02 April 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Brighton Town Hall - Volks Room Map

Code: BH/19/0283 TribePad System Training (afternoon session) (EVENT FULL)

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 02 April 2019 13:00 - 16:00 Brighton Town Hall - Revs and Bens Training Room (1st Flr) Map