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Code: SGC/21/0358 Safeguarding Disabled Children


Test your knowledge before you attend the training! (SGC employees only) https://www.ccinform.co.uk/knowledge-hubs/supported-learning-tools/

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 11 October 2021 09:30 - 16:30 Webinar: Zoom Map

Code: SGC/21/0340 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 13 October 2021 09:30 - 16:30 Webinar: Zoom Map

Code: SGC/21/0749 Youth Mental Health Aware (Online)

The course will be run by Phil Matthews on an online platform – a link to the platform will be sent out nearer the time

You must provide a postal address, as well as your e-mail address, in order to register for this course which is delivered via the MHFA England Online Learning Hub. Please e-mail these details to MentalHealth@southglos.gov.uk who will register you and ensure your resources are sent out from MHFA England. (You are still able to attend the course if your resources have not arrived in time).

We will use the information you provide to us only in relation to this course whilst complying with the established lawful conditions. In order to provide the service you require we will share your information with Mental Health First Aid England to enable them to send you the course materials required for this training. We will retain your information up to a year after the course to ensure your materials are received, then it will be destroyed securely.

The Council’s general Privacy Information can be found here http://www.southglos.gov.uk/privacy

This introductory course raises awareness of young people’s mental health.
It covers:
- Some of the common mental health issues affecting young people, including depression, anxiety, eating disorders and psychosis
- Skills to work more effectively with young people living with mental health issues
- Ways to support people with a mental health issue and relate to their experiences

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1 14 October 2021 12:45 - 16:00 Online Learning Map

Code: SGC/21/1012 Court Skills for Children's Social Workers (SGC Staff)

Delegates attending this course are called upon to prepare statements and reports for use in court proceedings involving children and to, potentially, attend court to give oral evidence based upon those reports. The course will provide the necessary skills to enable delegates to produce concise, accurate and compelling written evidence and give guidance as to how to present that evidence to best effect in the courtroom. The second day of the course enables delegates to practise giving oral evidence in a formal setting and to be cross examined by our experienced barrister-trainer.

Please consider the use of the attached resources to read prior to the course to further your understanding and support your learning on the training.

Who is the Course aimed at?
Social Workers in Children & Family social care

YOU MUST BE ABLE TO ATTEND BOTH DAYS.  YOU CANNOT SWAP BETWEEN COURSES.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 15 October 2021 09:00 - 16:30 Webinar: Microsoft Teams Map
2 22 October 2021 09:00 - 16:30 Webinar: Microsoft Teams Map

Code: SGC/21/0642 Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) Awareness (Virtual Training)


THIS WILL BE DELIVERED VIA ZOOM AND HOSTED BY SAADYE ALI WHO WILL SEND YOUR INVITE BY EMAIL SHORTLY BEFORE TRAINING.

Aim - To Equip practitioners with an understanding of their roles and responsibilities regarding issues relating to FGM and safeguarding.

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1 20 October 2021 09:30 - 13:30 Webinar: Zoom Map

Code: SGC/21/0347 Raising awareness of Child Exploitation - A Contextual Safeguarding Approach


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


Test your knowledge before you attend the training! (SGC employees only) https://www.ccinform.co.uk/knowledge-hubs/supported-learning-tools/

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 20 October 2021 09:30 - 16:30 Webinar: Zoom Map

Code: SGC/21/0327 ADVANCED CHILD PROTECTION (Previously known as Advanced Interagency Child Protection- course content unchanged) (EVENT FULL)

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.


FACE TO FACE WILL BE 9.30 - 4.30 AND ZOOM WILL BE 9.00 - 1PM.


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 25 October 2021 09:00 - 16:30 Webinar: Zoom Map

Code: SGC/21/0310 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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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 01 November 2021 10:00 - 12:30 Webinar: Zoom Map

Code: SGC/21/0328 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.


FACE TO FACE WILL BE 9.30 - 4.30 AND ZOOM WILL BE 9.00 - 1PM.

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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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 02 November 2021 09:00 - 16:30 Webinar: Zoom Map

Code: SGC/21/0348 Raising awareness of Child Exploitation - A Contextual Safeguarding Approach


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

Test your knowledge before you attend the training! (SGC employees only) https://www.ccinform.co.uk/knowledge-hubs/supported-learning-tools/

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.

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 02 November 2021 09:30 - 16:30 Webinar: Zoom Map