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Code: BH/20/0547 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 08 September 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Montague House Manual Handling Training Room Map

Code: BH/20/0214 De-escalation Techniques

This course will support customer facing staff to identify strategies to reduce the likelihood of aggression and violence and to respond appropriately when presented with aggression, either face to face or over the phone. The emphasis of this course is to reduce aggression and the course does not cover physical techniques.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 09 September 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Brighton Town Hall - Committee Room 1 Map

Code: BH/20/0766 Emergency First Aid - Adult Social Care (EVENT FULL)

This course is for Adult Social Care staff and 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 are a number of practical assessments throughout the course that delegates will have to complete.  There is also a multiple choice assessment paper at the end of the course.  Certificates, valid for three years, will be issued to those who have met 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 09 September 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Montague House Manual Handling Training Room Map

Code: BH/20/1028 Medicines Administration - Foundation Course for Care Homes

A practical course teaching how to administer medicines (in original packs) in a systematic way to reduce the chance of errors. It covers the care certificate and CQC requirements for medication training.

The course includes a competence test (simulated medicines rounds) with a follow-on assessment if learners fail this.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 09 September 2020 12:45 - 17:00 Brighton Town Hall - Bloomsbury Room Map

Code: BH/20/1194 Meeting the Needs of BAME Children (for Foster Carers)

The session will cover issues of race, identity, marginalization and discrimination. We will consider associated terminology, discuss strategies to challenge racism and explore the implications of potentially damaging attitudes, language and behaviours. 

We will watch a film which offers a young person's perspective and use this to consider how we can support BAME young people in developing a positive sense of identity. Case studies (which you will have a chance to look at before the session) will be used to bring together our deliberations. They will help in focussing our strategies of how we can work collectively towards better meeting the needs of BAME children.

 

 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 09 September 2020 10:00 - 12:30 Microsoft Teams Map

Code: BH/20/0584 People & Performance Management - 2 day course

This course is specifically for Brighton & Hove City Council managers and staff who are moving into or aspiring to management roles in the near future at the council
 
This two day course will provide an opportunity for managers to discuss and debate the challenges they face in managing performance at Brighton & Hove City Council. Opportunities will be available to explore different approaches to managing performance and how to manage both effective performers and staff who are underperforming.

Part of the course will involve finding out about the HR policies and procedures you need to know and carry out to deliver your role effectively.


A central component of the course will be analysing our performance as managers by identifying our strengths and areas for development in our managerial roles.


This is a skills based course with plenty of opportunities to work in small groups, develop skills and receive peer feed-back.


The course will offer a variety of management tools to enable managers to develop their management practice.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 09 September 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Hove Town Hall - Training Room G70 Map
2 10 September 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Hove Town Hall - Training Room G70 Map

Code: BH/19/1458 Staying Focused with the Bullet Journal (EVENT FULL)

This practical 1 day workshop and follow up e-learning  module offers an opportunity to begin developing a reflective to-do list system, to help manage competing priorities in challenging and busy work settings. We will use an adaptation of the Bullet Journal, a notebook based system, to explore the latest thinking on effective systems and habits which support focus and work-life balance.

Part 2 - Staying Focused Follow Up e-learning - Approximately one month after the workshop, participants will be emailed follow-up supporting resources and a link to access Part 2 of the course, 'Staying Focused e-learning module - Monthly Migration and Reflection'. This module will take approximately 2 hours to complete and involves working on your live Bullet Journal to move into the new month, guided by video lessons.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 09 September 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Hove Town Hall - Training Room G107 Map

Code: BH/20/1019 Understanding the impact of change

Overview:  The aim of this session is to increase your understanding of how humans react to change; how you personally cope with change, and how through self awareness, and technique, you can be a more effective and supportive leader of change.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 09 September 2020 09:30 - 12:30 Barts House - 1st Flr Conference Room Map

Code: BH/20/0861 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 5 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 September 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Brighton Town Hall - Volks Room Map

Code: BH/20/0341 COSHH

This course will provide candidates with an overview of COSHH. The training will focus on the potential hazards associated with chemicals, substances and biological hazards in the workplace and how to control the risks.

Candidates will be provided with the necessary skills and knowledge to extract key information from safety data sheets and complete suitable and sufficient COSHH risk assessments, in-line with legal requirements, (the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH) Regulations 2002).

 
 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 10 September 2020 09:30 - 13:00 Hove Town Hall - Training Room G107 Map