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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 2020 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: 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 2020
Dates Location Time Book Now
Monday 2nd December 2019 Dowty Sports and Leisure Club, Down Hatherley Lane, Gloucester. GL2 9QG

All Day
FULLY BOOKED

Online Booking Form
Tuesday 3rd December 2019 The Pavilion, Hatherley Lane, Cheltenham, GL51 6PN All Day
FULLY BOOKED
Online Booking Form
Monday 13th January 2020 The Pavilion, Hatherley Lane, Cheltenham, GL51 6PN

All Day
09:30 - 16:30

FULLY BOOKED

Online Booking Form
Tuesday 21st January 2020 Brockworth Community Centre, Court Road, Brockworth. GL3 4ET

All Day
09:30 - 16:30

FULLY BOOKED

Online Booking Form
Thursday 30th January 2020 The Pavilion, Hatherley Lane, Cheltenham, GL51 6PN

All Day
09:30 - 16:30

FULLY BOOKED

Online Booking Form
Saturday 1st February 2020 The Pavilion, Hatherley Lane, Cheltenham, GL51 6PN

All Day
09:30 - 16:30

FULLY BOOKED

Online Booking Form
Monday 3rd February 2020 The Pavilion, Hatherley Lane, Cheltenham, GL51 6PN

All Day
09:30 - 16:30

FULLY BOOKED

Online Booking Form
Tuesday 11th February 2020 The Pavilion, Hatherley Lane, Cheltenham, GL51 6PN

All Day
09:30 - 16:30

FULLY BOOKED

Online Booking Form
Tuesday 10th March 2020 Gloucester Farmers Club, Greville Close, Sandhurst Road, Gloucester GL2 9RG

All Day
09:30 - 16:30

FULLY BOOKED

Online Booking Form
Thursday 26th March 2020 The Pavilion, Hatherley Lane, Cheltenham, GL51 6PN

All Day
09:30 - 16:30

FULLY BOOKED

Online Booking Form
Friday 27th March 2020 Gloucester Farmers Club, Greville Close, Sandhurst Road, Gloucester GL2 9RG 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 2020 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 2020
Dates Location Time Book Now
Wednesday 4th December 2019 Brockworth Community Centre, Court Road, Brockworth. GL3 4ET

Morning Session

09:00 - 12:30

Fully Booked

Online Booking Form
Wednesday 4th December 2019 Brockworth Community Centre, Court Road, Brockworth. GL3 4ET

Afternoon Session 13:30 - 17:00

Fully Booked

Online Booking Form
Wednesday 8th January 2020 Brockworth Community Centre, Court Road, Brockworth. GL3 4ET

Morning Session

09:00 - 12:30

Fully Booked

Online Booking Form
Wednesday 8th January 2020 Brockworth Community Centre, Court Road, Brockworth. GL3 4ET

Afternoon Session 13:30 - 17:00

Fully Booked

Online Booking Form

Saturday

18th January 2020

Gloucester Farmers Club, Greville Close, Sandhurst Road, Gloucester GL2 9RG

Morning Session

09:00 - 12:30

Fully Booked

Online Booking Form

Monday

27th January 2020

Brockworth Community Centre, Court Road, Brockworth. GL3 4ET

Morning Session

09:00 - 12:30

Fully Booked

Online Booking Form

Monday

27th January 2020

Brockworth Community Centre, Court Road, Brockworth. GL3 4ET Afternoon Session 13:30 - 17:00

Online Booking Form

Thursday

6th February 2020

Brockworth Community Centre, Court Road, Brockworth. GL3 4ET

Morning Session

09:00 - 12:30

Online Booking Form

Thursday

6th February 2020

Brockworth Community Centre, Court Road, Brockworth. GL3 4ET Afternoon Session 13:30 - 17:00 Online Booking Form

Monday

2nd March 2020

Brockworth Community Centre, Court Road, Brockworth. GL3 4ET

Morning Session

09:00 - 12:30

Online Booking Form

Monday

2nd March 2020

Brockworth Community Centre, Court Road, Brockworth. GL3 4ET Afternoon Session 13:30 - 17:00 Online Booking Form

Saturday

28th March 2020

Gloucester Farmers Club, Greville Close, Sandhurst Road, Gloucester GL2 9RG

Morning Session

09:00 - 12:30

Online Booking Form

 

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