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Code: SGC/19/1025 Basic Clinical Skills (Rapid Response)

This half day workshop is aimed at adult social care staff in South Gloucestershire, working in domiciliary, residential and day care services (statutory sector AND IVP sector agencies) The course includes trainer presentation, discussion, and a short multiple-choice assessment at the end to check the information has been retained by participants. Relevant handouts/paperwork will be provided by the facilitator Claire Boyd, North Bristol Trust. Please note this training is held at Southmead Hospital (Learning & Research building in the Science Quarter).

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1 06 July 2020 09:00 - 12:30 Southmead Hospital Map

Code: SGC/20/0498 Epilepsy Awareness (Cancelled)

This one day programme is intended for any individuals from the Council and staff from all Statutory, Voluntary and Independent sectors working with people with Epilepsy. Non-care staff need only attend the morning session of this course. The course is a combination of interactive discussion, demonstration and practice with equipment and group work. The standard charge for this course is £80 per day. Please refer to our Course Charges on the Home page for information on discounts and exemptions

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1 06 July 2020 09:30 - 16:00 Kingswood Civic Centre Map

Code: SGC/20/0742 Making Safeguarding Personal (Qualified Social Workers & OTs, Senior Practitioners, Team Managers only) (EVENT FULL)

This 3-hour webinar is specifically for all council-employed Adult Social Care practitioners: Social Workers, OTs, Senior Practitioners, Team & Service Managers.
It is a “core” internal training course which builds on and complements the existing multi-agency Safeguarding Adults training programmes that provide a foundation of knowledge and skills.

The course will enable all adult social care practitioners in South Glos Council to:

1. Update their understanding of the legal duties and principles in relation to safeguarding adults (e.g. within the Care Act, Mental Capacity Act).

2. Increase their confidence to work to national and local expectations and processes for safeguarding adults.

3. Refresh and refine their skills and knowledge around working with risk, effective decision-making and communication to promote confidence in adult safeguarding.

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1 06 July 2020 09:30 - 12:30 Webinar: Microsoft Teams Map

Code: SGC/20/0504 Providing Effective Supervision (Social Care staff only) (Cancelled)

This one day workshop is designed to allow first-line managers of social care staff to understand what makes for effective staff supervision and to explore the key strategies and skills needed to make good supervision a reality within their own staff team/workplace. This course is relevant to all managers from social care agencies in the Statutory, Voluntary and Independent sectors within South Gloucestershire. The standard charge for this course is £80 per day. Please refer to our Course Charges on the Home page for information on discounts and exemptions

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1 06 July 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Kingswood Civic Centre Map

Code: SGC/20/1029 Undertaking PDPR’s and 1:1’s remotely (EP & SJ) (EVENT FULL)

As many employees will be working from home during the Coronavirus pandemic we have created guidance on undertaking one to ones and PDPR’s remotely. This webinar looks at how we need to adapt to ensure that we continue to undertake 1:1’s and PDPR’s that are meaningful and valuable.

Tutors:  Sharon Johnson & Emily Proom

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1 06 July 2020 14:00 - 15:30 Webinar - Skype Map