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Code: SGC/20/068 Understanding and Responding to Perpetrators of Domestic Abuse (Module 3) - formerly "Working With Perpetrators"

This 1-day course should only be attended once you have completed 'Understanding and Responding to Domestic Abuse and Coercive Control (Module 1)' & 'Working With Those Who Are, Or May Be Experiencing Domestic Abuse (Module 2)'. It will build on the learning and skills gained through completing previous Domestic Abuse courses (e.g. at Intermediate and Advanced-levels).

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1 07 February 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Kingswood Civic Centre Map

Code: SGC/19/979 Capturing the Views & Wishes of Disabled Children

The need to successfully capture the views and wishes of children is a concept that is both philosophically shared as well as embedded in legislation. Those of us working with disabled children need to draw on a skills base of creativity, flexibility and advocacy in order to ensure the voice of each child is captured, valued and used to influence and enhance the quantity of disabled children's lives and experiences.

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1 10 February 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Kingswood Civic Centre Map

Code: SGC/20/037 Raising awareness of Child Exploitation - A Contextual Safeguarding Apporach

This is a one day course that raises practitioners awareness to what child sexual exploitation is, what child criminal exploitation is and county lines. It will give practitioners an understanding of what signs to look out for, what contextual safeguarding is and how we are trying to tackle exploitation.

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1 11 February 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Kingswood Civic Centre Map

Code: SGC/20/0546 Children's Services - Good Practice Workshop (Council staff only)

These workshops are for South Glos Council Integrated Childrens Services staff only, i.e. who come into contact with young people and families. This includes managers who have responsibility for supervision, policy and decision-making.
The aim is to build good practice across children and young people's services, both challenging and supporting front line practitioners to be clear about what good practice looks like. There will be a focus on examples of good practice and support to staff to self evaluate their own practice against these examples. The aim is for everyone to share and learn from the things that went well, not so well, and what people would do differently to improve things.

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1 12 February 2020 10:00 - 12:00 Kingswood Civic Centre Map

Code: SGC/20/348 Child Protection Update (EVENT FULL)

Child Protection Update 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.

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1 13 February 2020 09:30 - 12:30 Kingswood Civic Centre Map

Code: SGC/20/070 Responding to Disclosures of Rape and/or Sexual Abuse (EVENT FULL)

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 13 February 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Kingswood Civic Centre Map

Code: SGC/19/1145 Resilience Lab – Train the Trainer - (2 Day training)

Resilience Lab offers psycho-educational workshops developed around the evidence-based principles of Positive Psychology. All the sessions work towards equipping young people with a toolkit of strategies to help them not just cope, but overcome challenges they face in life. Sessions are based on five different themes: Pressure Proof, Making Friends with Stress, Thinking Traps, Stronger and Reach Out.

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1 20 February 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Kingswood Civic Centre Map
2 21 February 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Kingswood Civic Centre Map

Code: SGC/20/057 Inter-Agency Child Protection (EVENT FULL)

Inter-Agency Child Protection. This one day training course is organised by South Gloucestershire Safeguarding Children Board Training Group and is targeted at employees working directly with children who have completed °single° agency Child Protection i.e. e-learning CP and is facilitated by a South Gloucestershire Multi-agency Safeguarding Board Trainer. Safeguarding of children and young people is everybody°s responsibility. This multi-agency course is aimed at those who need to expand upon the knowledge gained from the e-learning module by increasing confidence and competence in order to contribute to inter-agency assessments and to undertake an assessment of risk when required. This course aims to give staff an opportunity to explore within a face to face, multi-agency environment, various aspects of child protection in order to enhance knowledge and awareness of the issues and the ability to respond appropriately to them. This course will also cover basic processes and procedures for making a referral to Children°s Social Care. Those that have frontline responsibility or are the designated safeguarding lead in their establishment should also undertake Advanced Inter-Agency Child Protection training. Please complete the Child Protection Awareness and Neglect E Learning before attending this training. Please note it is recommended to leave a minimum of 3 months between attending Inter Agency Child Protection and Advanced Inter Agency Child Protection.

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1 25 February 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Kingswood Civic Centre Map

Code: SGC/19/960 Safeguarding Disabled Children

This course aims to increase the participants’ knowledge of safeguarding issues relating to disabled children and to introduce some skills and strategies to assist them in recognising and responding to possible cases of child abuse.

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1 27 February 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Kingswood Civic Centre Map

Code: SGC/20/066 Working With Those Who Are, Or May Be Experiencing Domestic Abuse (Module 2) - formerly "Advanced-level"

This 1-day course builds on the learning and skills gained through attending the Working With Those Who Are, Or May Be Experiencing Domestic Abuse (Module 2) training, with additional content around the following areas as set out below:

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1 27 February 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Kingswood Civic Centre Map