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Child protection training

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The range of training programmes available in Gloucestershire reflects the different learning needs of professionals relevant to their varying levels of contact with children, and of responsibility for and involvement in child protection work.

To see dates of courses up to March 2019 and book your place please scroll to the bottom of this section.

Target Audience:

This course is open to all staff who regularly come into contact, through their work, with children and young people

Aims

This course aims to provide a wide range of staff with an introduction to all aspects of child protection in order to enhance knowledge and awareness of the issues and the ability to respond appropriately to them.

Learning Outcomes

On completion of this programme, participants will be able to:

  • Demonstrate a basic knowledge of the key indicators of child abuse in line with current research
  • Describe how their own responses to child abuse may affect thresholds for intervention
  • Identify how anti-discriminatory issues impact on child protection
  • Demonstrate an increased understanding of their own and other agencies' roles and of the need to work together
  • Demonstrate an understanding of how to respond to child protection concerns.

Approach:

The course is a combination of facilitator input, interactive discussion, case studies and exercises.

Other Information:

Facilitator: Dave Wasley, Safeguarding Children Trainer
Maximum Number of Participants: 25
Lunch is not provided

Questions?

If you have any questions about this training course, please contact the Adult Education Team on 01452 583863 or email adedsafeguardingcourses@gloucestershire.gov.uk

Follow on courses:

  • Child Protection - Revision & Update - To ensure staff's knowledge is updated every 3 years (every 2 years for Educational settings, including Children Centres) in line with current practice and legislation
  • Specialist Advanced Practitioner - Two-day Course - 2 day course, for all practitioners and managers

Booking a place on this course

Please complete the online booking form in the final column of your chosen date, the form will open a new page.

Please select two convenient dates for your chosen course, and then complete the online . When you have fully completed the form, click the submit button.

When your form arrives in our inbox you will receive an automatically generated email thanking you for your form.

Training dates to March 2019
Dates Location Time Book Now
Thursday 1st November 2018 The Pavilion, Hatherley Lane, Cheltenham, GL51 6PN All Day 
FULLY BOOKED

 Online Booking Form

 

Monday 5th November 2018 The Pavilion, Hatherley Lane, Cheltenham, GL51 6PN

All Day

FULLY BOOKED

Online Booking Form
Friday 9th November 2018 Dowty's Sports and Social Club. Down Hatherley Lane, Hatherley, Gloucester. GL2 9QH

All Day 
FULLY BOOKED

 

 

 

Thursday 29th November 2018

Redwood Education Centre, GRH,

Great Western Rd, Gloucester. GL1 3NN

FULLY BOOKED

 
Monday 3rd December 2018 The Pavilion, Hatherley Lane, Cheltenham, GL51 6PN

All Day 

FULLY BOOKED

 
Tuesday 4th December 2018

Aspen Centre,

Horton Road, Gloucester.  GL1 2PX

FULLY BOOKED  
Friday 7th December 2018 Dowty's Sports and Social Club. Down Hatherley Lane, Hatherley, Gloucester. GL2 9QH FULLY BOOKED  
Monday 10th December 2018 The Pavilion, Hatherley Lane, Cheltenham, GL51 6PN All Day
09:30 - 16:30
 Online Booking Form
Wednesday 9th January 2019 The Pavilion, Hatherley Lane, Cheltenham, GL51 6PN  FULLY BOOKED  
Friday 11th January 2019 Gloucester Farmers Club, Grenville Close, GL2 9RG All Day 
FULLY BOOKED
 
Saturday 12th January 2019 The Pavilion, Hatherley Lane, Cheltenham, GL51 6PN All Day 
FULLY BOOKED
 
Monday 14th January 2019 The Pavilion, Hatherley Lane, Cheltenham, GL51 6PN All Day 
FULLY BOOKED
 Online Booking Form
Monday 11th February 2019

Change of venue to:

Sandford Education Centre, Keynsham Road, Cheltenham. GL53 7PX

All Day 
FULLY BOOKED
 Online Booking Form
Monday 11th March 2019 The Pavilion, Hatherley Lane, Cheltenham, GL51 6PN All Day 
FULLY BOOKED
 Online Booking Form
Tuesday 19th March 2019 The Pavilion, Hatherley Lane, Cheltenham, GL51 6PN All Day
FULLY BOOKED
 Online Booking Form
Wednesday 20th March 2019 The Pavilion, Hatherley Lane, Cheltenham, GL51 6PN All Day
FULLY BOOKED
 Online Booking Form
Saturday 23rd March 2019 The Pavilion, Hatherley Lane, Cheltenham, GL51 6PN All Day
09:30 - 16:30
 Online Booking Form

Note: Participants must have attended the basic introduction to child protection course before attending this course.

To see dates of courses up to March 2019 and book your place please scroll to the bottom of this section

Target Audience:

This course is available to all staff who have undertaken the introduction to child protection and are updating their knowledge in line with current legislation.

Aims

This course aims to provide staff with a revision and update of their previous child protection training in order to ensure their knowledge reflects current practice and research in order to be able to respond appropriately.

Learning Outcomes

On completion of this programme, participants will be able to:

  • Demonstrate a basic knowledge of child abuse in line with current research and practice
  • Demonstrate an increased understanding of their own and other agencies roles and the need to work together
  • Demonstrate their knowledge of and ability to involve families and children in the child protection process
  • Demonstrate their knowledge of assessment and decision making skills in identifying and appropriately responding to incidents of abuse
  • Demonstrate knowledge of and ability to use GSCB procedures

Approach:

The course is a combination of facilitator input, interactive discussion, case studies and exercises.

Other Information:

Facilitator: Joanna Nicolas, Safeguarding Children Trainer
Maximum Number of Participants: 20

Questions?

If you have any questions about this training course, please contact the Adult Education Team on 01452 583863 or email adedsafeguardingcourses@gloucestershire.gov.uk

Booking a place on this course

Please complete the online booking form in the final column of your chosen date, the form will open a new page.

Please select two convenient dates for your chosen course, and then complete the online . When you have fully completed the form, click the submit button.

When your form arrives in our inbox you will receive an automatically generated email thanking you for your form.

Training Dates to March 2019
Dates Location Time Book Now
Monday 1st October 2018 Sandford Education Centre, Keynsham Road, Cheltenham. GL53 7PX Morning Session 
09:00- 12:30
 Online Booking Form
Monday 1st October 2018 Sandford Education Centre, Keynsham Road, Cheltenham. GL53 7PX Afternoon Session
13:30 - 17:00
 Online Booking Form
Tuesday 2nd October 2018 Brockworth Community Centre, Court Road, Brockworth. GL3 4ET

Morning Session 
09:00- 12:30

FULLY BOOKED

 Online Booking Form
Tuesday 2nd October 2018 Brockworth Community Centre, Court Road, Brockworth. GL3 4ET Afternoon Session
13:30 - 17:00
 Online Booking Form
Wednesday 10th October 2018 Brockworth Community Centre, Court Road, Brockworth. GL3 4ET Morning Session 
FULLY BOOKED
 Online Booking Form
Wednesday 10th October 2018 Brockworth Community Centre, Court Road, Brockworth. GL3 4ET Afternoon Session
13:30 - 17:00
 Online Booking Form
Saturday 3rd November 2018 Gloucester Farmers Club, Sandhurst Lane, Gloucester GL2 9RG

Morning Session 
09:00- 12:30

FULLY BOOKED

 Online Booking Form
Saturday 3rd November 2018 Gloucester Farmers Club, Sandhurst Lane, Gloucester GL2 9RG Afternoon Session
13:30 - 17:00
 Online Booking Form
Tuesday 6th November 2018 Royal Agricultural University, Stroud Road, Cirencester. GL7 6JS

Afternoon Session 
FULLY BOOKED

 

 

 

Thursday 15th November 2018

Redwood Education Centre, GRH,

Great Western Rd, Gloucester. GL1 3NN

Morning Session

FULLY BOOKED

 
Monday 19th November 2018 Brockworth Community Centre, Court Road, Brockworth. GL3 4ET Morning Session 
FULLY BOOKED
 
Monday 19th November 2018 Brockworth Community Centre, Court Road, Brockworth. GL3 4ET Afternoon Session
13:30 - 17:00
 Online Booking Form
Tuesday 27th November 2018 Brockworth Community Centre, Court Road, Brockworth. GL3 4ET Morning Session 
FULLY BOOKED
 
Tuesday 27th November 2018 Brockworth Community Centre, Court Road, Brockworth. GL3 4ET Afternoon Session
13:30 - 17:00
 Online Booking Form
Tuesday 4th December 2018 Brockworth Community Centre, Court Road, Brockworth. GL3 4ET Morning Session 
FULLY BOOKED
 
Tuesday 4th December 2018 Brockworth Community Centre, Court Road, Brockworth. GL3 4ET Afternoon Session
13:30 - 17:00
 Online Booking Form
Wednesday 12th December 2018 Brockworth Community Centre, Court Road, Brockworth. GL3 4ET Morning Session 
09:00- 12:30
 Online Booking Form
Wednesday 12th December 2018 Brockworth Community Centre, Court Road, Brockworth. GL3 4ET Afternoon Session
13:30 - 17:00
 Online Booking Form
Tuesday 15th January 2019 Brockworth Community Centre, Court Road, Brockworth. GL3 4ET Morning Session 
09:00- 12:30
 Online Booking Form
Tuesday 15th January 2019 Brockworth Community Centre, Court Road, Brockworth. GL3 4ET Afternoon Session
13:30 - 17:00
 Online Booking Form
Wednesday 30th January 2019 Brockworth Community Centre, Court Road, Brockworth. GL3 4ET Morning Session 
09:00- 12:30
 Online Booking Form
Wednesday 30th January 2019 Brockworth Community Centre, Court Road, Brockworth. GL3 4ET Afternoon Session
13:30 - 17:00
 Online Booking Form
Tuesday 5th February 2019 Brockworth Community Centre, Court Road, Brockworth. GL3 4ET Morning Session 
09:00- 12:30
 Online Booking Form
Tuesday 5th February 2019 Brockworth Community Centre, Court Road, Brockworth. GL3 4ET Afternoon Session
13:30 - 17:00
 Online Booking Form
Wednesday 13th February 2019 Brockworth Community Centre, Court Road, Brockworth. GL3 4ET Morning Session 
09:00- 12:30
 Online Booking Form
Wednesday 13th February 2019 Brockworth Community Centre, Court Road, Brockworth. GL3 4ET Afternoon Session
13:30 - 17:00
 Online Booking Form
Wednesday 6th March 2019 Sandford Education Centre, Keynsham Road, Cheltenham. GL53 7PX

Morning Session

09:00 - 12:30

Online Booking Form
Wednesday 6th March 2019 Sandford Education Centre, Keynsham Road, Cheltenham. GL53 7PX

Afternoon Session

13:30 - 17:00

Online Booking Form
Wednesday 13th March 2019 Brockworth Community Centre, Court Road, Brockworth. GL3 4ET Morning Session 
09:00- 12:30
 Online Booking Form
Wednesday 13th March 2019 Brockworth Community Centre, Court Road, Brockworth. GL3 4ET Afternoon Session
13:30 - 17:00
 Online Booking Form
Saturday 23rd March 2019 Gloucester Farmers Club, Grenville Close, GL2 9RG Morning Session 
09:00- 12:30
 Online Booking Form
Saturday 23rd March 2019 Gloucester Farmers Club, Grenville Close, GL2 9RG Afternoon Session
13:30 - 17:00
 Online Booking Form

 

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