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Code: BH/18/0131 De-escalation Techniques (EVENT FULL)

This course will support front line workers in identifying strategies to reduce the likelihood of aggression and violence and to respond appropriately when presented with aggression, either face to face or over the phone. The emphasis of this course is to reduce aggression and the course does not cover physical techniques.

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1 09 May 2018 09:30 - 16:30 Hove Town Hall - Training Room G107 Map

Code: BH/18/0391 DSE Assessor (morning session) (EVENT FULL)

This course focuses on the hazards associated with the use of display screen equipment (DSE) and the need for suitable (DSE) risk assessments in line with the Display Screen Equipment  Regulations 1992 and Council Policy.
 
This course aims to equip participants with the skills, knowledge and confidence to carry out DSE risk assessments and be a point of contact for queries.

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1 09 May 2018 09:30 - 13:00 Brighton Town hall - Carefirst Training Room Map

Code: BH/18/0710 Emergency First Aid - Adult Social Care (EVENT FULL)

The course, for Adult Social Care Staff, 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 confidence. There is no final exam however delegates are assessed throughout the course and certificates, valid for three years, are issued to those who have reached the required standard.

Each delegate will be provided with a first aid manual.

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1 09 May 2018 09:30 - 16:30 Montague House Manual Handling Training Room Map

Code: BH/18/0967 Equality & Diversity: Banter and Boundaries at Work (EVENT FULL)

This course looks at beliefs, biases and prejudices and how they shape our behaviours. Through a mix of presentations, small group activities, audio recordings and scenarios you will explore equality and diversity issues in the workplace.

The course also provides an overview of equalities legislation. All new staff should complete the introductory Equality and Diversity elearning as part of their induction.

 

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1 09 May 2018 09:30 - 16:30 Housing Centre - Ground Floor Training Room Map

Code: BH/18/0650 Mindfulness for Children and Young People

This one day experiential course introduces the concept and practice of Mindfulness for child and adolescent wellbeing. This day will provide a number of experiential and practical activities which may be applied in working with children and families and to workers emotional wellbeing.

Current theory, research and evidence specifically related to children and young people's mental and physical health will be covered and further training and development opportunities signposted to.

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1 09 May 2018 09:30 - 16:30 Brighton Town Hall - Volks Room Map

Code: BH/17/124 ASYE Children's CPD Module - Compassionate Practice: Addressing the Relationship Challenges in the Social Work Role

To log your interest for this module please click on “request a place" and then, if you have not already done so, please complete the BHCC ASYE application form available in the documents attached to this course.  This must be returned to learning@brighton-hove.gov.uk by the end of September 2017.

Compassionate Practice: Addressing the Relationship Challenges of the Social Work Role is the new 30 credit CPD module that will support the Assessed and Supported Year in Employment (ASYE) and is referred to, in this application pack as the ‘ASYE Module’. The module is taught by the University of Sussex.

This six week module, run in the Summer Term, is delivered via a series of seminars and lectures given by professionals, practitioners and service users in children's services to help develop the skills and knowledge of newly qualified workers.

Taught sessions run from 1-4pm. Students spend morning in the University Library, or working on research-based studies to complement their learning.

The sessions integrate current theory with practice, and will help you to consider the challenges and dilemmas of contemporary practice whilst you get to grips with your daily responsibilities.

You will explore your learning in relation to your practice experience and relevant Professional Capabilities Framework (PCF) domains, and the course will enable you to meet requirements of Knowledge and Skills statements. During your period of study, you will benefit from access to the University’s library, various social work materials, and from peer support.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 25 April 2018 13:00 - 16:00 University of Sussex Map
2 02 May 2018 13:00 - 16:00 University of Sussex Map
3 09 May 2018 13:00 - 16:00 University of Sussex Map
4 16 May 2018 13:00 - 16:00 University of Sussex Map
5 23 May 2018 13:00 - 16:00 University of Sussex Map
6 06 June 2018 13:00 - 16:00 University of Sussex Map