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Code: BH/18/1172 Children's CPD Module - Practitioner Research

To log your interest for this CPD module please click on “request a place" by 30th June 2018.

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 action research.  Applications will be looked at on a case by case basis.

You will identify an issue or a service need relevant to your professional role which would benefit you and/or your organisation from further exploration or development.

Action learning sets will enable you to present your work – issues, dilemmas, critical incidents - and receive consultative supervision from your peer group. You will have access to some research seminars and a virtual learning environment for additional learning support and resources. You will be expected to engage in autonomous self-directed learning, critical self-reflection, and practice development through research.

 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 09 October 2018 09:30 - 16:30 University of Sussex Map
2 06 November 2018 09:30 - 16:30 University of Sussex Map
3 04 December 2018 09:30 - 16:30 University of Sussex Map
4 15 January 2019 09:30 - 16:30 University of Sussex Map
5 05 February 2019 09:30 - 16:30 University of Sussex Map

Code: BH/18/1777 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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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 04 February 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Friends Meeting House - room 4 Map
2 05 February 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Friends Meeting House - room 4 Map

Code: BH/18/0355 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 05 February 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Brighton Town Hall - Volks Room Map
2 06 February 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Brighton Town Hall - Volks Room Map

Code: BH/17/1502 LSCB - Child Sexual Exploitation Follow On: Working With Young People At Risk (CSE 2)

This course will build on the key points explored in our CSE 1 course and provide workers with the confidence and skills to work with young people around issues relating to CSE. The day will include a very brief review of the key messages from the basic training therefore this course is only appropriate for those who have previously undergone CSE training.

This course explores ways of working directly with young people around CSE in more detail and encourages familiarisation with the resources available. There is also an enhanced focus on online safety and police disruption techniques as well as an outline of the local picture of CSE with reference to serious case review recommendations.

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 05 February 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Great Hall, Moulsecoomb Hub North Map

Code: BH/18/1582 Menopause Demystified (AM session) (EVENT FULL)

Are you curious about how the menopause can affect you?

Would you like to understand this part of your life, know how to manage it and be confident with your choices?

This course is for individuals who may experience menopause symptoms or already are.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 05 February 2019 09:30 - 13:00 Jubilee Library - Conference Room 3 (Learning Centre) Map

Code: BH/18/1587 Menopause Demystified (PM session)

Are you curious about how the menopause can affect you?

Would you like to understand this part of your life, know how to manage it and be confident with your choices?

This course is for individuals who may experience menopause symptoms or already are.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 05 February 2019 13:30 - 17:00 Jubilee Library - Conference Room 3 (Learning Centre) Map

Code: BH/18/1104 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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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 05 February 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Montague House Manual Handling Training Room Map

Code: BH/19/0011 Separation and Loss

This is a one day introductory course. Children and their families can experience a number of separation and losses in their lives such as parents separating, the death of a relative or when someone leaves home. The impact of these experiences will vary from child to child and family to family. It is important that practitioners working with children and their families have a good understanding of the potential impact and best practice in supporting children and families through these experiences.

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1 05 February 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Hove Town Hall - Training Room G107 Map

Code: BH/19/0015 Working with Older People who use Substances (EVENT FULL)

As the population grows older and support needs become more complex, it is increasingly important that practitioners are aware of substance related issues affecting the over 50's.

Non specialists working with this age group have a crucial role in identifying the needs of this group, the role that alcohol and other drugs may play in their lives, and accessing support where necessary.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 05 February 2019 09:30 - 16:30 9 The Drive Map