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Code: BH/19/1130 Presentation Skills (EVENT FULL)

This course will give participants the relevant knowledge and a chance to practice their skills and receive constructive feedback on their performance. As most people find making presentations a nervous experience, the training will be both supportive and collaborative, building on each individual’s strengths and helping people to develop in areas where they feel less competent or confident.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 01 November 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Hove Town Hall - Training Room G90 Map

Code: BH/19/0554 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 01 November 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Montague House Manual Handling Training Room Map

Code: BH/19/1406 Welcome Session for New Staff - AM

This half-day course is for all new staff who have recently joined Brighton & Hove City Council.

The course aims are to welcome new staff to the council, provide an overview of the visions and priorities of the council and give an opportunity to learn about the organisational and political structure.

New staff will have the opportunity to meet and ask questions of the chief executive or a executive director. 

The course will briefly cover areas such as learning and development opportunities, staff travel, health, safety and wellbeing, and equalities and diversity.  It is an effective starting point for new staff to increase their knowledge of the city council and network with other new staff.  

As well as this face to face event there are some online learning modules you will need to complete:

  • Introduction to Brighton & Hove City Council
  • Display Screen Equipment (DSE)
  • Equalities & Diversity
  • Health & Safety
  • Information Governance
  • Policies and Support
  • Fraud Awareness

You can access these by going to Online learning on this site and choosing the Induction section.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 01 November 2019 09:15 - 13:00 Hove Town Hall - Training Room G90 Map

Code: BH/18/1597 Developing Effective Supervision Skills (Children's Services) - 2 days

This training is mandatory for managers and leaders of staff in Children’s Services using the new Supervision Policies. If you have already undertaken supervision training within the last two years, you do not need to attend this course,

This two day programme aims to focus on the core knowledge and skills needed by all supervisors in Children’s Services and will consider what constitutes effective supervision and its relationship to safe practice and positive outcomes for service users.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 04 November 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Brighton Town Hall - Committee Room 1 Map
2 05 November 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Brighton Town Hall - Committee Room 1 Map

Code: BH/19/0520 First Aid at Work 2 Day Recertification (very important: please see eligibility information within course details before requesting a place)

TThis 2 day recertification course is specifically for qualified First Aiders who currently hold a current ‘in date’ 3 year First Aid at Work Certificate nearing expiry who need to renew their qualification for a further 3 years and refresh their knowledge and skills.

This is not the 12 month annual refresher event, please ensure you are accessing the correct event.

Eligibility – You can only attend this course if -

You are a qualified First Aider and have previously attended the 3 day First Aid at Work Course and
Your current certificate will still be in date at the time of the course BUT is due to expire in following 6 months or has not expired by more than 30 days.

You can’t attend this course if -

If you currently hold an Emergency First Aid at Work certificate, you cannot top this up to a full First Aid at Work certificate by undertaking this course.

It is strongly recommended that you book your space on this course between 3 and 6 months prior to your First Aid at Work Certificate expiring.

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 04 November 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Brighton Town Hall - Volks Room Map
2 05 November 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Brighton Town Hall - Volks Room Map

Code: BH/19/0748 RSPH Level 2 Understanding Health Improvement (1.5 days)

This Royal Society for Public Health (RSPH) Level 2 Award is accredited with the Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF). This course provides learners with knowledge and understanding of the benefits of positive health and wellbeing and how to support and direct individuals towards further practical support in adopting and maintaining a healthier life. The course will provide a national and local context of health and a useful overview of tools and resources including local initiatives and services, which promote health improvement.

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 04 November 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Hove Town Hall - Training Room G70 Map
2 05 November 2019 09:30 - 12:30 Hove Town Hall - Training Room G70 Map

Code: BH/19/0851 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 04 November 2019 09:30 - 13:00 Hove Town Hall - Training Room G90 Map

Code: BH/19/0555 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
.

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 04 November 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Montague House Manual Handling Training Room Map

Code: BH/19/1163 Adult CPD - Attachment Theory Informed Practice Across the Lifespan

Register your interest in this 20 Credit, Masters Level 7, by the 31st July 2019

This standalone module aims to equip social workers in all fields, and professionals within related health and social care services, with an in-depth critical awareness of contemporary attachment theory and research. It is designed to inform their practice with vulnerable groups across the lifespan particularly when thinking about longer-term intervention work and trauma-informed approaches. This module will also consider developments within neuroscience, developmental trauma and related theories of attachment such as mentalisation

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 05 November 2019 09:30 - 16:30 University of Brighton Map
2 06 November 2019 09:30 - 16:30 University of Brighton Map
3 07 November 2019 09:30 - 16:30 University of Brighton Map
4 22 January 2020 09:30 - 16:30 University of Brighton Map
5 23 January 2020 09:30 - 16:30 University of Brighton Map
6 19 February 2020 09:30 - 16:30 University of Brighton Map
7 20 February 2020 09:30 - 16:30 University of Brighton Map

Code: BH/19/1245 Challenging Conversations and Giving Feedback (BY INVITATION ONLY)

Using actors and relevant workplace scenarios, this workshop will focus on developing your skills for having challenging conversations and giving feedback on performance and behaviour.   

Testimonials:

“Stretched me to think differently.”

“Gave me confidence.”

“The very small groups were great; a safe space to work through scenarios and have some peer feedback as well as from the facilitators”

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 05 November 2019 09:00 - 17:00 Jubilee Library - Conference Room 1 Map