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Code: BH/20/1146 Leadership Network - Action Learning Sets with Becky Hall (P.M.)

These Action Learning Sets are available to all members of the Leadership Network. The sessions will take place on Skype for Business and you will receive a calendar invite with the link. Their purpose is to allow our leaders to come together in small groups to work through the challenges they are facing in responding to the Covid-19 crisis and whilst planning and leading the recovery phases.

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1 01 July 2020 13:00 - 15:00 Skype for Business Map

Code: BH/20/0126 Overview - Health & Safety Roles & Responsibilities of Head Teachers

Head teachers must ensure adequate resources are identified, allocated and deployed for the management of health and safety in their school.  Whilst Head teachers can delegate certain safety functions to others, they cannot delegate their responsibility for health and safety. 

This course will provide you with an overview of:

  • Your legal responsibilities
  • An outline of your responsibilities for health and safety
  • Details of how to manage your significant risks proportionately through a ‘safety management system’ (including the need for policies and procedures,  risk assessment; incident reporting, premises management etc)
  • Where to find the support and resources that are available to you

 

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1 01 July 2020 09:30 - 12:30 Hove Town Hall - Meeting Room G90 Map

Code: BH/20/0777 RSPH Level 2 Supporting Behaviour Change (Health & Wellbeing)

A two-day creative and participatory course, the Royal Society for Public Health (RSPH) Level 2 Award provides the learner with the knowledge, skills and confidence to offer opportunistic brief advice to, or engage in, brief interventions with individuals which could improve their health and wellbeing.

Participants will develop skills in reflective listening and be introduced to the principles which underpin motivational interviewing, whilst also considering what helps and hinders the change process, including dealing with resistance and reluctance.

By the end of the course participants will have developed a toolkit of strategies they can apply when working with individuals to facilitate behaviour change.

PLEASE READ: The accreditation is optional. In order to gain the Award candidates are required to complete a 45-minute multiple-choice exam which will be assessed. Successful candidates will receive an RSPH certificate. This costs £20, which will automatically be added to your basket on booking. If you do not wish to take the exam, please specifiy this under 'special intructions' when requesting a place.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 01 July 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Brighton Town Hall - Volks Room Map
2 02 July 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Brighton Town Hall - Volks Room Map

Code: BH/20/0699 Safeguarding Adults - Basic Awareness

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 adults, including the responsibilities of staff in preventing and reporting. This course is aimed at customer facing staff who support adults. 

If you require refresher training, please book a place on Safeguarding Adults Update instead.

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1 01 July 2020 13:00 - 16:30 Hove Town Hall - Training Room G90 Map

Code: BH/20/0542 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 01 July 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Montague House Manual Handling Training Room Map

Code: BH/20/1147 Leadership Network - Action Learning Sets with Becky Hall

These Action Learning Sets are available to all members of the Leadership Network. The sessions will take place on Skype for Business and you will receive a calendar invite with the link. Their purpose is to allow our leaders to come together in small groups to work through the challenges they are facing in responding to the Covid-19 crisis and whilst planning and leading the recovery phases.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 02 July 2020 10:00 - 12:00 Skype for Business Map

Code: BH/20/0617 Managers Induction - 1 day course

This course is mandatory for new managers as part of their induction. Attendance is reported to DMT monthly.

This courses main aims are for you to know expectations of managers at Brighton & Hove City Council and support with your next steps.

During the morning, you will hear about:

* Working in a political environment
* Communications
* Our Performance Management Framework
* Health and Safety
* Budget and finance
* Audit

The afternoon is much more interactive - we will spend some time exploring the leadership aspects of the Behaviour Framework and take a look at the training and support available to you.

The session is relevant for existing managers, who may want to refresh their knowledge but due to capacity we will give priority to newly recruited managers.

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1 02 July 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Hove Town Hall - Training Room G90 Map

Code: BH/20/1076 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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1 02 July 2020 13:30 - 16:30 Montague House Manual Handling Training Room Map

Code: BH/20/1077 Safer People Handling Refresher Morning 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 02 July 2020 09:30 - 12:30 Montague House Manual Handling Training Room Map

Code: BH/19/1316 Court Work - Skills in Written Evidence (for ASYEs)

This course is mandatory for newly qualified social workers and is also suitable for Children’s Services practitioners who are responsible for submitting written evidence to the Court, particularly social workers.

Practitioners who attend court are required to submit a range of written evidence in support of their plans for a particular child. This can include statements, chronologies, assessments and care plans that are available to all parties involved in the proceedings.

This course aims to equip practitioners with the skills to submit written evidence of a high standard to the court.

Priority booking is being given to Newly Qualified Social Workers as this course is mandatory for their Assessed and Supported Year in Employment.

You are welcome to book onto this date, but you will only receive confirmation of a place if there is capacity. You will be notified by email if you have been successful.

The next date, open to non-ASYEs, is 23rd June 2020

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 03 July 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Brighton Town Hall - Volks Room Map