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Code: BH/19/0310 Effective Health and Safety Management - for council employees and schools only (EVENT FULL)

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

Code: BH/19/0404 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 05 September 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Montague House Manual Handling Training Room Map

Code: BH/19/0097 Recruitment & Selection Skills Training - 1 day (EVENT FULL)

To deliver high quality services, it is essential that the council attracts, recruits and subsequently retains high calibre employees. It is, therefore, essential that recruiting managers comply with the current Recruitment & Selection Policy and other related policies, strategic initiatives and the current employment legislation.

Throughout this course participating group work will give you the opportunity to gain practical skills to use for conducting effective, non-discriminatory and inclusive interviews.

This course is for you if:

  • you are likely to carry out recruitment in the near future
  • you have not had previous recruitment and selection training
  • you would like to be able to ask effective questions at interview
  • you would like to practice your interviewing style.

Prior to attending this course all delegates must have completed the updated Recruitment & Selection mandatory e-learning course. Please do make sure you book out time in the four weeks prior to complete this elearning course, as non-completion may result in you not being able to attend this date.

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1 05 September 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Brighton Town Hall - Volks Room Map

Code: BH/19/0564 Safer Handling of Children - Refresher (PRESENS staff only)

This refresher course is suitable for Pre-school Special Educational Needs practitioners whose role involves lifting and handling of children and must be completed before undertaking any handling of children in the workplace.
 
The Manual Handling Operations Regulations 1992 came into force in January 1993. This legislation places a duty on employers to implement measures to reduce the risks to the staff who are required to undertake manual handling tasks. This course is designed to increase staff awareness of the possible injuries to themselves and to enable them to carry out transfer operations safely.

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1 05 September 2019 09:00 - 13:00 Jeanne Saunders Centre Map

Code: BH/19/0676 Schizophrenia (EVENT FULL)

This course is aimed at social care professionals from both provider and assessment services who want to understand more about working with people with schizophrenia. The course will explore some of the myths and stigma faced by this group of people. The course is informed by current research and will encourage you to integrate the knowledge and research into your practice.

 

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1 05 September 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Hove Town Hall - Training Room G90 Map

Code: BH/19/1120 Armed Forces Awareness (1)

The Armed Forces Covenant is a promise from the nation ensuring that those who serve or who have served, and their families, are treated fairly. Brighton & Hove City Council is a signatory to the Armed Forces Covenant and has a commitment to provide training for staff on how to work effectively with people who are current or former armed forces service people.

This short session will provide you with the skills and knowledge to better understand military life and the needs of people who may have left the Armed Forces, how to engage with them and how your service might work with others in the best interest of serving personnel and veterans, family and carers.

The session is delivered by Forces Connect South East.

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1 06 September 2019 13:30 - 14:30 Hove Town Hall - Training Room G108 Map

Code: BH/19/1121 Armed Forces Awareness (2)

The Armed Forces Covenant is a promise from the nation ensuring that those who serve or who have served, and their families, are treated fairly. Brighton & Hove City Council is a signatory to the Armed Forces Covenant and has a commitment to provide training for staff on how to work effectively with people who are current or former armed forces service people.

This short session will provide you with the skills and knowledge to better understand military life and the needs of people who may have left the Armed Forces, how to engage with them and how your service might work with others in the best interest of serving personnel and veterans, family and carers.

The session is delivered by Forces Connect South East.

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1 06 September 2019 14:45 - 15:45 Hove Town Hall - Training Room G108 Map

Code: BH/19/0534 Care and Support Planning including Key Working Skills - 2 day course

Are you a key worker? This course will clarify your important role in supporting the people who access your service.   The course will look at how care planning is used as an effective means of communicating, in order that service users are understood, and that their needs are met in accordance with their wishes.

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1 23 July 2019 09:30 - 13:00 Hove Town Hall - Training Room G106 Map
2 06 September 2019 09:30 - 13:00 Hove Town Hall - Training Room G70 Map

Code: BH/19/0405 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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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 06 September 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Hove Town Hall - Training Room G107 Map

Code: BH/19/0850 Safeguarding Adults - Update (EVENT FULL)

This update is for staff who have attended the safeguarding adults basic awareness training in the last 3 years and need a refresher.

The course is a reminder of 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 service users, including the responsibilities of staff in preventing and reporting this. This course is aimed at frontline staff who support adults.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 06 September 2019 09:30 - 13:00 Hove Town Hall - Training Room G108 Map