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Code: BH/18/0219 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 28 February 2018 09:30 - 13:00 55 Drove Road Map

Code: BH/17/395 Care and Support Planning including Key Working Skills - 2 day course

This course will ensure key workers are clear about the importance and expectations of their role for their service users. The course will look at how care planning is used as an effective means of communicating, in order that service users are understood, and that their needs are met in accordance with their wishes.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 17 January 2018 09:30 - 13:00 Hove Town Hall - Training Room G108 Map
2 28 February 2018 09:30 - 13:00 Hove Town Hall - Training Room G107 Map

Code: BH/17/866 Children's CPD Module - Risk & Decision Making in Children's Services

To log your interest for this CPD module please click on “request a place" by 30th June 2017.

This 30 credit module is designed to enable senior practitioners and managers in children’s services to develop their knowledge and skills in current law, policy and research relating to risk analysis and decision-making and consider how these can be applied in day-to-day practice and/or management across a range of work place settings and roles.

You will learn about key perspectives, theory and the evidence base for risk and you will be taught in large groups. Additional smaller seminar groups provide a space for practitioners and managers to consider role-related challenges. Both inform work-based action learning projects, as well as critical reflection and the development of risk management practice. Peer feedback through ‘sharing’ progress on risk projects in seminars and via the virtual learning environment is an assessment requirement, and evidence of learning is incorporated into your portfolio.

Themes covered include:

Key concepts and challenges in decision-making
The legal, policy and practice context
Perspectives on Risk
Supervision, accountability and working in a political environment
Risk and risky situations: safe and creative strategies
Learning from serious case reviews
Working with Denial

This module can be taken as part of a PGCert, PGDip or as a stand alone module. See application information under 'attached document' for further details of modules, pathways and awards.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 07 February 2018 09:30 - 16:30 University of Sussex Map
2 28 February 2018 09:30 - 16:30 University of Sussex Map
3 07 March 2018 09:30 - 16:30 University of Sussex Map
4 21 March 2018 09:30 - 16:30 University of Sussex Map
5 11 April 2018 09:30 - 16:30 University of Sussex Map
6 25 April 2018 09:30 - 16:30 University of Sussex Map
7 16 May 2018 09:30 - 16:30 University of Sussex Map
8 06 June 2018 09:30 - 16:30 University of Sussex Map

Code: BH/17/880 Domestic Violence and Abuse: Safety Planning

This one day workshop will explore how Domestic Violence and Abuse (DVA) can affect people's lives and the role of professionals in intervening safely. Attendees will consider how to respond to disclosure of domestic abuse with empathy and how to assess someone's immediate safety, build an initial safety plan, refer to and liaise with specialist services.  

This course is primarily for frontline workers looking to increase their knowledge of DVA and who have a role in building support plans with a client who may have experienced domestic abuse. Typically this level of training is for nurses, accident and emergency doctors, adult social care staff, ambulance staff, children's centre staff, children and family social care staff, GPs, mental health professionals, midwives, health visitors, paediatricians, health and social care professionals in education (including school nurses), prison staff and alcohol and drug misuse workers. In some cases, it will also be relevant for youth workers.

This course is delivered by RISE.

 

 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 28 February 2018 09:30 - 16:30 Hove Town Hall - Training Room G106 Map

Code: BH/18/0161 Handling Complaints

This course will provide staff with the opportunity to develop skills and the confidence to challenge behaviours which do not promote customer focus or respect at Brighton & Hove City Council.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 28 February 2018 09:30 - 16:30 Hove Town Hall - Training Room G108 Map

Code: BH/17/189 LSCB - Domestic Violence and Abuse: the Impact on Children and Young People (EVENT FULL)

This training deals with the aspects of emotional harm, physical risk and neglect often associated with domestic abuse. It will help you to develop an understanding of the issues faced by families in this situation, the impact of this kind of abuse, and will also signpost you to local multi-agency support available to intervene and thus reduce the risk to those impacted

This training is provided by the Local Children's Safeguarding Board (LSCB)

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 28 February 2018 09:30 - 16:30 Great Hall, Moulsecoomb Hub North Map

Code: BH/18/0206 Personal Safety Leads Briefing Session (EVENT FULL)

There is a mandatory requirement for services or teams to have a designated ‘Personal Safety Lead’ if there are significant personal safety risks associated with work activities.

This Personal Safety Briefing Session is recommended for you if you have been nominated as the designated lead for your work area. It will provide you with an overview of your responsibilities and the actions required to ensure that personal safety issues are managed effectively.

Those people selected to be Leads in their work areas will have an opportunity to update their knowledge on the management of personal safety risks, consider current practices, discuss any issues and concerns and share good practice with others.

 

 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 28 February 2018 09:30 - 11:30 Hove Town Hall - Meeting Room G32 Map

Code: BH/17/553 Safeguarding Adults - Basic Awareness (EVENT FULL)

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. The course focuses on the role of frontline staff who support adults.

 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 28 February 2018 13:00 - 16:30 Brighton Town Hall, Bloomsbury Room Map

Code: BH/18/073 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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1 28 February 2018 09:30 - 16:30 Montague House Manual Handling Training Room Map

Code: BH/17/212 Smoking Cessation - Update (afternoon session)

This update is for Healthcare Assistants, Practice Nurses, Health Champions, Pharmacists who are currently trained as Level 2 Stop Smoking Advisors.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 28 February 2018 14:00 - 16:00 Millview Hospital - Meeting Room Map