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Code: SGC/22/0012 INTRODUCTION TO CHILD PROTECTION (Previously known as Interagency Child Protection-course content unchanged)

WE WILL KEEP YOU UPDATED AS TO WHETHER THIS TRAINING SESSION CAN BE DELIVERED FACE TO FACE SAFELY OR REMAIN AS A ZOOM SESSION .

ZOOM INVITES WILL BE SENT OUT SHORTLY BEFORE TRAINING.

IF YOU ARE A SOUTH GLOUCESTERSHIRE EMPLOYEE YOU WILL NEED TO CONTACT OUR IT DEPARTMENT TO REQUEST YOU ZOOM LICENSE.

This 4 hour virtual inter-agency training session will cover: The laws and policies that relate to safeguarding children and YP What we mean by safeguarding and how some children can be harmed What signs to look out for How ACE's impact families and children Local and inter-agency procedures that are in place The role of early help Appropriate information sharing Responding to allegations

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1 16 February 2022 09:30 - 16:30 Webinar: Zoom Map

Code: SGC/22/0098 Leadership & Management Network 2.00-3.30

These network meetings are for leaders and managers of pre-schools and nurseries.

Are you up to date with local and national information relevant to early years? Join other leaders and managers for a meeting which will provide an opportunity to receive and share information. Sessions are structured to draw on research to facilitate and encourage professional discussion and dialogue. Subjects discussed will reflect national and local updates, consultations or imminent changes. Across the year a variety of topics will be explored and the network will be responsive to your needs so please bring your ideas.

“Leaders ensure that they and practitioners receive focused and highly effective professional development…”
Leadership and management grade descriptor for Outstanding.

This meeting will take place virtually on Microsoft Teams.

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1 16 February 2022 14:00 - 15:30 TBC Map

Code: SGC/22/0097 Leadership & Management Network 9.30-11.00

These network meetings are for leaders and managers of pre-schools and nurseries.

Are you up to date with local and national information relevant to early years? Join other leaders and managers for a meeting which will provide an opportunity to receive and share information. Sessions are structured to draw on research to facilitate and encourage professional discussion and dialogue. Subjects discussed will reflect national and local updates, consultations or imminent changes. Across the year a variety of topics will be explored and the network will be responsive to your needs so please bring your ideas.

“Leaders ensure that they and practitioners receive focused and highly effective professional development…”
Leadership and management grade descriptor for Outstanding.

This meeting will take place virtually on Microsoft Teams.

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1 16 February 2022 09:30 - 11:00 TBC Map

Code: SGC/22/0063 Understanding Self Harm

This blended half day course has been developed in direct response to the current Covid 19 situation, and is designed specifically for online delivery to smaller groups of participants. It covers what self-harm is, and why people might hurt themselves, as well as providing space to think about what a helpful response to someone who has hurt themselves might be. It has a strong emphasis on bringing the voices of people who use self-harm to the virtual room, and provides space and time for reflection. This course has been developed to either stand alone or complement others in a series of events, and utilises a range of tools to offer a participative online training experience.

Worksheets, handouts and copies of the presentation will be available to complement learning.

Our expertise: Self-Injury Support has 30 years’ experience in delivering high quality self-harm education to a wide variety of settings and participants. Our approach is participative and reflective, and is focussed on bringing the voice of people who use self-harm into the room, building empathy and confidence for supporters.

South Glos Council Staff:  if you don't already have a Zoom license please see attached.

The standard charge for this course is £40. Please refer to our Course Charges on the Home page for information on discounts and exemptions

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1 16 February 2022 09:30 - 13:00 Webinar: Zoom Map

Code: SGC/22/0099 Leadership & Management Network 6.00-7.30

These network meetings are for leaders and managers of pre-schools and nurseries.

Are you up to date with local and national information relevant to early years? Join other leaders and managers for a meeting which will provide an opportunity to receive and share information. Sessions are structured to draw on research to facilitate and encourage professional discussion and dialogue. Subjects discussed will reflect national and local updates, consultations or imminent changes. Across the year a variety of topics will be explored and the network will be responsive to your needs so please bring your ideas.

“Leaders ensure that they and practitioners receive focused and highly effective professional development…”
Leadership and management grade descriptor for Outstanding.

This meeting will take place virtually on Microsoft Teams.

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1 17 February 2022 18:00 - 19:30 TBC Map

Code: SGC/21/0314 Advanced Child Protection Update (previously known as Child Protection Update)

PLEASE NOTE: YOUR JOINING INSTRUCTIONS AND WORKBOOK ARE ATTACHED TO THIS EVENT ALONG WITH GUIDANCE ON HOW TO JOIN ZOOM MEETINGS. IF YOU ARE SOUTH GLOUCESTERSHIRE COUNCIL STAFF, YOU WILL NEED TO APPLY FOR A ZOOM LICENSE BY COMPLETING THIS FORM.

PLEASE CHECK THAT YOU CAN ACCESS ZOOM PRIOR TO THIS EVENT. WE ASK THAT ALL USERS ALLOW PLENTY OF TIME TO JOIN THIS EVENT ON THE DAY.

By booking onto this course, you are consenting to your contact details being passed onto the trainer. This is so they can send the Zoom invitation to you.

This 2 hour webinar is delivered on behalf of the South Gloucestershire Children's Partnership.

Participants should be only those who have already completed an Advanced-level of Child Protection training within statutory or setting-related timescales, and who now need to maintain this level of training.

Participants will be expected to have a good working knowledge of safeguarding with experience of statutory and local child protection responsibilities and procedures.


Effective child protection depends not only on reliable and accepted procedures for all staff involved with children, but also on their skills, knowledge and judgment and the ability to work together co-operatively.

Staff with lead roles in child protection require specialised training in order to carry out their work with abused children and families.

The learning outcomes for this training are designed to ensure that all participants receive updates in the latest child protection legislation, statutory guidance, local policies, procedures and professional requirements.


The learning outcomes for this training are designed to ensure that all participants receive updates in the latest child protection legislation, statutory guidance, local policies, procedures and professional requirements.

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1 01 March 2022 10:00 - 12:30 Webinar: Zoom Map

Code: SGC/22/0010 ADVANCED CHILD PROTECTION (Previously known as Advanced Interagency Child Protection- course content unchanged)

WE WILL BE CONFIRMING NEARER TO THE TIME OF TRAINING IF IT WILL BE SAFE TO DELIVER FACE TO FACE OR TO REMAIN A ZOOM WEBINAR.


YOU WILL BE SENT YOUR ZOOM INVITE SHORTLY BEFORE TRAINING.


IF YOU ARE A SOUTH GLOS EMLOYEE YOU MUST CONTACT THE IT DEPARTMENT FOR YOUR ZOOM LICENSE.

A training package has been developed to temporarily replace and fulfil the aims and objectives of one day face to face Advanced Inter Agency Child Protection course.
The package includes a remote distance learning element supplemented by a 4 hour online trainer led session.
The training is organised by South Gloucestershire Safeguarding Children Board Training Group and is targeted at all staff from all agencies who are working directly with children, or adults who are parents. Effective child protection depends not only on reliable and accepted procedures for all staff involved with children, but also on their skills, knowledge and judgement and the ability to work together co-operatively. Staff with lead roles in child protection require specialised training in order to carry out their work with abused children and families. Please note it is recommended to leave a minimum of 3 months between attending Inter Agency Child Protection and Advanced Inter Agency Child Protection.


Requirements for training:

Participants must be provided with protected time, in an environment free from all work-related duties and distractions to successfuly complete the training.
Participants require access to a camera and microphone to be able to fully engage in the session.
On the day of training, should the above requirements not be possible, participants should rebook for a different date when they are able to meet the requirements, failure to full engage in the session may result in non-issue of certificate and a request to repeat the training session.

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1 02 March 2022 09:00 - 16:30 Webinar: Zoom Map

Code: SGC/22/0059 Responding to Disclosures of Rape and/or Sexual Abuse

This 1-day course is for people working in an environment that involves disclosures of sexual violence/ sexual abuse. It Covers: - Barriers to disclosure -Current Sexual Violence Legislation -Discussions About Safeguarding -Information about trauma, flashbacks, and grounding techniques -The support needs of survivors of rape and sexual violence - Services that are available for survivors of rape and sexual violence. 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 08 March 2022 10:00 - 12:00 Webinar: Zoom Map

Code: SGC/22/0106 VIRTUAL Committee Support Network - Session 4 Safeguarding

As an Officer of the Committee, do you fully understand the roles and responsibilities of a voluntary organisation? Do you know about the VLE and the information available to you? Are you confident that you can recruit replacements when your time as a Committee Officer is up?

This support network is an informal opportunity for Officers of the Committee to get together and network with others in a similar role, to learn from each other’s experiences, to discuss common issues with our team and to start to plan for future succession.

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1 08 March 2022 19:00 - 20:30 Microsoft TEAMS Map

Code: SGC/21/1059 Baby Room Network

These network meeting is for experienced Baby Room Practitioners who would like an opportunity to develop their knowledge and practice through networking.

How do you meet the unique needs of babies in your setting? These networks are aimed at experienced practitioners and room leaders who would like opportunities to reflect, extend their thinking, share experiences and gain new ideas for developing practice. A supportive peer to peer environment will be facilitated to encourage delegates to gain the benefits of networking.

As a network we aim to be responsive to the needs of the group and will use delegate feedback alongside current research to provide the focus for each session.

This network meeting will take place on Microsoft Teams.

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1 10 March 2022 14:00 - 15:30 TBC Map