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Code: BH/18/1661 BHSCP - Safeguarding Children 3: Child Protection Conferences & Core Groups (EVENT FULL)

This is the third instalment of our core courses which explores how agencies across the city work together to keep children safe through the Child Protection Conference, and Core Group processes. This includes a presentation by the Youth Advocacy Project which works with children & young people to ensure that their voice is taken into consideration. This course has recently been reviewed and updated by the CPRO (Child Protection Review Officers), in line with their restructured service. It will help you understand the aims, purpose and process of a Child Protection Conference and Core Group and to become a more effective participant in that process.

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

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 04 February 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Great Hall, Moulsecoomb Hub North Map

Code: BH/19/1030 Children's CPD Module - Practice Education Stage 2

To log your expression of interest for this CPD module please click on “request a place" by the 21st June 2019.

You must have previously completed ‘Practice Education Stage 1 (or its equivalent).

This 30 credit module is for qualifed social workers, experienced practice educators and assessors who are involved in the teaching, supervising and assessing of trainee social workers.and primarily those who wish to gain the necessary knowledge and skills to enable them to take full responsibility for the teaching and assessing of a student social worker up to and including the student's final social work placement.

In order to apply for this module you must have discussed and agreed with your manager to take responsibility for a Social Work Student on placement.

Practice Education Stage 2 will assume prior knowledge of, and build expertise in, the critical analysis and application of, the following issues:

  • building solid foundations for the learning relationship - induction, using networks, learning contracts
  • models of supervision, including reflective supervision
  • analysing and applying theories of learning
  • using research to enhance practice teaching and direct practice
  • organising, pacing and managing learning experiences of others
  • promoting anti-oppressive practice in practice education
  • developing and operating equitable and robust systems of assessment
  • teaching and facilitating critical reflection and reflexivity
  • teaching and facilitating the effective use of knowledge in social work practice
  • working with students in challenging situations

As part of this module you will be observed undertaking different tasks of the practice educator role on at least two separate occasions, including the presentation of video-recorded material to the module student group.

This module can be taken as part of a PGCert, PGDip or as a stand alone module. 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 05 November 2019 09:30 - 16:30 University of Sussex Map
2 26 November 2019 09:30 - 16:30 University of Sussex Map
3 21 January 2020 09:30 - 16:30 University of Sussex Map
4 28 January 2020 09:30 - 16:30 University of Sussex Map
5 04 February 2020 09:30 - 16:30 University of Sussex Map
6 11 February 2020 09:30 - 16:30 University of Sussex Map
7 10 March 2020 09:30 - 16:30 University of Sussex Map

Code: BH/19/1033 Children's CPD Module - Practitioner Research

To apply for this module please register your Expression of Interest before the 17th May 2019.

This 15 credit module is only available on request to practitioners undertaking the PGDip.  It provides experienced staff with the opportunity to develop their professional role through practice-based research.  Applications will be looked at on a case by case basis.

You will identify an issue, challenge, knowledge gap or service need
relevant to your professional role for which you, your organisation
and/or service users would benefit from further exploration or
development.

You will learn how to critically examine what is already known (through a literature review) and to apply this knowledge through research informed practice, enabling you to develop your professional role and improve your practice.

You will participate in research methodology seminars, and a virtual learning environment for additional learning support and resources. You will be able to discuss your plans, present your work – issues, dilemmas, critical incidents - and share your learning in conversation with your peer group. You also will be expected to engage in self-directed learning, critical self-reflection, and practice development through research.

 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 08 October 2019 09:30 - 16:30 University of Sussex Map
2 22 October 2019 09:30 - 16:30 University of Sussex Map
3 12 November 2019 09:30 - 16:30 University of Sussex Map
4 14 January 2020 09:30 - 16:30 University of Sussex Map
5 04 February 2020 09:30 - 16:30 University of Sussex Map

Code: BH/19/0601 First Aid - Paediatric (2 days)

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, who will complete an assessment paper during the course. 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 03 February 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Brighton Town Hall - Volks Room Map
2 04 February 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Brighton Town Hall - Volks Room Map

Code: BH/20/0046 Health & Safety in Health and Social Care - Afternoon 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 04 February 2020 13:30 - 16:30 Hove Town Hall - Training Room G90 Map

Code: BH/20/0013 Health & Safety in Health and Social Care - 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 04 February 2020 09:30 - 12:30 Hove Town Hall - Training Room G90 Map

Code: BH/20/0417 New Attendance Management Policy Training - How to effectively manage sickness (2.5 hours)

This NEW training is for all managers of staff (including team leaders and supervisors).

We have a new Attendance Management Policy going live from 1 April 2020 and all managers will need to book a place on this training.

This training will develop and increase your confidence in how to effectively manage sickness under the NEW Attendance Management Policy.

In addition to this, you will also need to complete the Attendance Management elearning prior to attending the face to face session.
 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 04 February 2020 09:30 - 12:00 Wayfield Avenue (venue) Map

Code: BH/20/0071 Safeguarding for Lead Enquiry Officers (EVENT FULL)

This two day course is aimed at all social work staff who carry out the role of a Lead Enquiry Officer (LEO) or who supervise staff carrying out this role. It will cover the principles that underpin safeguarding work with adults and the practice needed to undertake an enquiry. Throughout the course we will be focusing on Making Safeguarding Personal and working with individuals and their identified outcomes to ensure their safety.

 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 04 February 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Hove Town Hall - Meeting Room G70 Map
2 05 February 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Hove Town Hall - Training Room G108 Map

Code: BH/20/0033 Safer People Handling Refresher Afternoon session (please see course details for eligibility before requesting a place)

This course is aimed at staff involved in the manual handling of adults, including the use of hoists and other support equipment, who have completed the Safer People Handling Basic Awareness training course or a Safer People Handling refresher course within the last 12 months. Important Eligibility Applies - if you last completed training outside of the last 12 month period (30 days beyond this, absolute maximum is acceptable) or you have not completed training in this area before please do not book onto this refresher event, you must complete the bascic awareness event.

It is a National/local directive that staff refresh and update their knowledge and skills regularly. This half-day course will update staff on the possible injuries to themselves and enable them to carry out transfer operations safely.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 04 February 2020 13:30 - 16:30 Montague House Manual Handling Training Room Map

Code: BH/20/0032 Safer People Handling Refresher Morning session (please see course details for eligibility before requesting a place) (EVENT FULL)

This course is aimed at staff involved in the manual handling of adults, including the use of hoists and other support equipment, who have completed the Safer People Handling Basic Awareness training course or a Safer People Handling refresher course within the last 12 months. Important Eligibility Applies - if you last completed training outside of the last 12 month period (30 days beyond this, absolute maximum is acceptable) or you have not completed training in this area before please do not book onto this refresher event, you must complete the bascic awareness event.

It is a National/local directive that staff refresh and update their knowledge and skills regularly. This half-day course will update staff on the possible injuries to themselves and enable them to carry out transfer operations safely.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 04 February 2020 09:30 - 12:30 Montague House Manual Handling Training Room Map