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Code: BH/19/0491 Administrators Development Programme (EVENT FULL)

This highly participative course will consist of some input from the facilitator, group discussions and practical exercises. Participants will be encouraged to reflect on what they have learnt and to draw up action plans to put it in to practice back in the workplace.

This course is for office managers and administrators providing support to large teams who wish to further their personal and professional development.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 09 December 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Hove Town Hall - Training Room G70 Map

Code: BH/19/1148 Adults CPD Module - Social Work Practice Education, Assessment and Supervision (Practice Education Stage 2)

To log your interest for this CPD module please click on “request a place" by the 24th June 2019.

Learning on the module supports social work practitioners in developing the knowledge, skills and values to plan enable and assess the learning of a social work student. Learning on the module covers the requirements of Stage 2 of the College of Social Work’s Practice Educator Professional Standards (PEPS).

The module is delivered over 5 days using a range of methods including presentations, structured discussions and exercises designed to draw on participants practice and personal experience.

Small groups of students will be encouraged to share their perspectives, critique the concepts which are presented to them and apply learning to their own specialist social work context.

Whilst on the module you must have a Stage 2 qualified practice educator allocated to support you and assess your practice (via Direct Observations) in meeting your responsibilities towards your allocated student. Learning on the module reviews Stage 1 learning and introduces the additional requirements for Stage 2 of the Practice Educator Professional Standards (PEPS)

There are two elements to the assessment of this module. These are:
Part 1: a portfolio of Practice Evidence
Part 2: A 3000 word Reflective analysis of Practice and development as a Practice Educator

This module can be taken as part of a PGCert, PGDip or as a stand alone module. Students who complete this module + the Enabling Learning (Stage 1) module will be able to gain the PGCert in Practice Education. See attached document for further information.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 21 October 2019 09:30 - 16:00 University of Brighton Map
2 09 December 2019 09:30 - 16:00 University of Brighton Map
3 27 January 2020 09:30 - 16:00 University of Brighton Map
4 17 February 2020 09:30 - 16:00 University of Brighton Map
5 24 February 2020 09:30 - 16:00 University of Brighton Map

Code: BH/19/0891 Autism Spectrum Basic Awareness

The course will consider the autism spectrum as a whole and the experiences of autistic people living in a neurotypical world. Participants will have the opportunity to hear the first hand experience of autisic people, either through written accounts, video or presentations.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 09 December 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Hove Town Hall - Training Room G107 Map

Code: BH/19/0781 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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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 09 December 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Brighton Town Hall - Volks Room Map

Code: BH/19/0656 Safer People Handling Risk Assessor - 2 days

The Manual Handling Operations Regulations 1992 require employers to make suitable and sufficient assessments of all manual handling operations and to take appropriate steps to reduce the risk of injury to the lowest level reasonably practicable. This course will provide assessors with the necessary information and skills to undertake assessments of manual handling needs.

 

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 09 December 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Montague House Manual Handling Training Room Map
2 10 December 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Montague House Manual Handling Training Room Map

Code: BH/19/0999 Understanding Parkinsons

This one day course will equip participants with the basic acknowledge and skills to provide person centred care and support to people living with Parkinson’s.

 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 09 December 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Hove Town Hall - Training Room G90 Map

Code: BH/19/1050 An Introduction to Induction, Supervision and Appraisals for Supervisors

This course is for managers/supervisors in adult social care services that are required to induct new staff and for managers / supervisors to have an opportunity to increase their knowledge, skills and competence in delivering effective induction and supervision.

As the Care Certificate was introduced 4 years ago and is now embedded in Adult Social Care it will no longer be covered in the induction part of this course. Instead, general induction will be covered. 

For those of you who do the Care Certificate as part of your workplace induction, there are a number of documents attached that will provide support for you in inducting staff, whether they are new to adult social care or have adult social care experience and / or a social care qualification. 

 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 10 December 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Brighton Town Hall - Bloomsbury Room Map

Code: BH/19/1038 Children's CPD Module - Observing, Communicating & Engaging with Children & Young People

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

This 30 Masters credit level module for social workers and other professionals who need to deepen their capabilities for understanding, engaging and communicating with children and young people in complex, contested and sensitive situations.

You must be in a role where you are regularly engaging and communicating directly with children and young people as the assignment requires reflection on, and evidence from, actual practice. Applicants may have previously undertaken child observation exercises in their qualifying training, but this module offers a much more in-depth and critical experience designed
to underpin specialist practice.

Please note - there is a requirement to observe a child not known to you on six occasions as part of this module. You need to factor this in to your planning and discuss with your manager before applying.

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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 28 October 2019 09:30 - 16:30 University of Sussex Map
3 26 November 2019 09:30 - 16:30 University of Sussex Map
4 10 December 2019 09:30 - 16:30 University of Sussex Map
5 21 January 2020 09:30 - 16:30 University of Sussex Map
6 11 February 2020 09:30 - 16:30 University of Sussex Map
7 25 February 2020 09:30 - 16:30 University of Sussex Map
8 17 March 2020 09:30 - 16:30 University of Sussex Map

Code: BH/19/0311 Effective Health and Safety Management - for council employees and schools only

This course has been developed for those people who have responsibility for managing health and safety at work. This training will provide you with a good overview of your responsibilities and essential information on how to successfully manage health and safety in your workplace. The training will cover a wide range of topics and will enable you to fulfil your health and safety responsibilities

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 10 December 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Hove Town Hall - Training Room G107 Map

Code: BH/19/0430 Emergency First Aid at Work - for council employees and schools ONLY (EVENT FULL)

This course aims to train delegates to be an initial point of contact in taking immediate action to deal with a casualty at work.

Candidates will be provided with the knowledge and skills required to preserve a life until more qualified personnel arrive to take over. If however, you are taking a lead in first aid in your workplace the three day First Aid at Work course may be more appropriate for you.

NB: Suitable clothing taking some physical activity into account should be worn.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 10 December 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Brighton Town Hall - Volks Room Map