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Code: BH/19/0313 Health & Safety For Managers of Adult Social Care Services (EVENT FULL)

This course is for managers and senior staff in independent & voluntary adult social care providers only
 
Under the Health & Safety at Work etc Act (1974), managers need to have effective Health and Safety policies and have a responsibility for the health and safet of staff, service users and other colleagues.

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1 18 June 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Hove Town Hall - Training Room G108 Map

Code: BH/18/1639 LSCB - Safeguarding Children 1: Developing a Core Understanding (EVENT FULL)

This is the first of three core courses to provide staff from all agencies, (within the statutory and voluntary sectors), with an introduction to how agencies work to keep children and young people within the city of Brighton & Hove safe.

This safeguarding training is implicit in keeping children and young people safe from all aspects of abuse, be they sexual, physical, neglect or emotional.

It will develop your understanding of how the inter-agency working arrangements are put in place and how early help interventions can be utilised within safeguarding procedures. It will also raise your awareness of the issues with regard to all elements of abusive behaviour toward children and young people.

It is recommended that anyone new to safeguarding undertakes this training in conjunction with the other two days of “working together”, and that all three days are completed, before moving on to attending any of the more specialised training provided by the LSCB

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1 18 June 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Great Hall, Moulsecoomb Hub North Map

Code: BH/19/0747 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 18 June 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Brighton Town Hall - Bloomsbury Room Map
2 19 June 2019 09:30 - 12:30 Brighton Town Hall - Bloomsbury Room Map

Code: BH/19/0397 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 19 June 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Hove Town Hall - Training Room G107 Map

Code: BH/18/1773 Financial Management for Budget Holders - half day course AM (EVENT FULL)

This course is designed specifically for all staff with day to day financial management responsibilities. 

The online learning and the course are mandatory for all budget holders. If you are an existing budget holder and have yet to complete training or if you have new budget holder responsibilities, this training is for you.

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1 19 June 2019 09:30 - 12:30 Brighton Town hall - Carefirst Training Room Map

Code: BH/19/0258 First Aid at Work (3 day) - for Council employees and Schools ONLY (EVENT FULL)

This course is for those that will be acting as lead first aiders and will provide candidates with a recognised first aid at work qualification.

Upon completion of the course, First Aiders will be able to take control and provide assistance in an emergency situation at their workplace Candidates will be able to respond to an accident or illness promptly, effectively and safely.

Topics covered include: resuscitation and CPR, dealing with wounds, bleeding, burns, scalds, heart conditions and minor injuries.

Attendees will undertake a practical and written assessment on the final day of the course. On successful completion, you will be a recognised First Aider for 3 years; you are not required to attend the one day emergency first aid training as well.

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 19 June 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Brighton Town Hall - Volks Room Map
2 20 June 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Brighton Town Hall - Volks Room Map
3 21 June 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Brighton Town Hall - Volks Room Map

Code: BH/19/0807 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 service users, including the responsibilities of staff in preventing and reporting. This course is aimed at frontline staff who support adults. 

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

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 19 June 2019 13:30 - 17:00 Hove Town Hall - Training Room G108 Map

Code: BH/19/1096 BESPOKE Safer Lifting & Handling of Loads (For Brighton Centre Staff Only)

This course will help you to identify any manual handling issues within your area of work. You will be shown the correct way to move, lift and carry loads in order to reduce your risk of injury.  
 
The course will show you how to carry out a risk assessment for load handling activities and teach you about the anatomy of the body and the mechanics of the back and spine, with a practical session to suit the delegates.
 
Duration: 1 x half day session
Refresher? Recommended 3 yearly.

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1 20 June 2019 13:30 - 16:30 Brighton Centre Map

Code: BH/19/1097 BESPOKE Safer Working at Height (For Brighton Centre Staff Only)

This practical training is highly recommended for those people who, as part of their role, need to carry out short duration work at height using basic access equipment such as stepladders.

This training is not suitable for those who routinely access significant heights over 3 metres, or for those who use more specialised equipment.

If you use, assemble or dismantle mobile scaffold towers then you must attend PASMA training. This course is
organised by the Premises Team, for further information please contact:

Heather Sorrell (01273 296828) heather.sorrell@brighton-hove.gov.uk

David Bond (01273 291470) david.bond@brighton-hove.gov.uk 

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1 20 June 2019 09:30 - 12:30 Brighton Centre Map

Code: BH/19/1016 Coaching Practice Refresher

You may have been on the one-day coaching essentials, two-day coaching for managers or the ILM level 3 coaching course, but how much have you used your skills since with the people you work with? 

Coaching is one of the most effective ways to accelerate the learning and development of the people you work with. However, if you don't have an opportunity to regularly practice you can easily forget the skills and techniques you have learnt.

In an environment where reflection and on-the-job learning play a crucial role in the development of all public sector staff you can’t afford to miss the opportunity to practice your skills. 

This half-day workshop will help refresh your skills and give you a chance put them into practice.

It’s open to anyone, whatever your skill level or experience.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 20 June 2019 14:15 - 17:15 Hove Town Hall - Training Room G107 Map