Attachment: Impact on Practice - Level 2

This series of three courses will focus upon how an improved understanding of attachment strategies can inform work with children, young people and families, and offer an additional lens through which to attempt to understand their behaviour in the home, in placements, and in educational settings. The courses will also introduce ideas of how workers and carers for vulnerable children and young people can adapt their ways of working in order to promote best outcomes for the children.

This course follows on from Attachment: An Introduction - Level 1. It will look in further detail at attachme ...
Course Code: BSS 19/037
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Session 1Friday 29 November 201909:30 - 16:30King Charles Centre Surbiton, Hollyfield Road, KT5 9AL
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AfC Induction: Getting Connected (AfC Colleagues) - session 2 of 3

Starting a new job in a new organisation is a daunting and sometimes a difficult task. Learning about your own role, the people you work with, the organisation and even the unwritten office rules all make for a challenging time. The Achieving for Children (AfC) induction programme is key in helping you find your feet, give you confidence and help you to make your mark in your new role.

AfC is passionate about the services that we deliver and the colleagues that we employ to deliver those services. We are very pleased to welcome all new staff into the organisation and hope that you will hav ...
Course Code: EDU 19/176
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Session 1Tuesday 3 December 201915:00 - 16:3042 York Street, 42 York Street, TW1 3BW
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AfC Induction: Meet & Greet Event (AfC Colleagues) (Windsor and Maidenhead) - session 3 of 3

Starting a new job in a new organisation is a daunting and sometimes a difficult task. Learning about your own role, the people you work with, the organisation and even the unwritten office rules all make for a challenging time. The Achieving for Children (AfC) induction programme is key in helping you find your feet, give you confidence and help you to make your mark in your new role.

AfC is passionate about the services that we deliver and the colleagues that we employ to deliver those services. We are very pleased to welcome all new staff into the organisation and hope that you will ha ...
Course Code: SFVSS 19/086
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Session 1Tuesday 3 December 201910:00 - 11:00Maidenhead Town Hall - Zone F Room 1, St Ives Road, SL6 1RF
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MARAC (Multi Agency Risk Assessment Conference) and DASH (Domestic Abuse, Stalking, Harassment and Honour Based Abuse) (Windsor and Maidenhead)

MARAC and DASH is an interactive full day’s multi agency training course.

This training course will equip front line practitioners, managers and specialist staff to recognise and respond to adults at risk of domestic abuse, stalking, harassment and honour based abuse.

It will give an understanding of risk factors associated with domestic abuse, risk identification, assessment and management, including the MARAC process.

1 in 4 women and 1 in 6 men will be affected by domestic abuse in their lifetime. (Office for National Statistics, 2016)

In 2017/18 there were 2,429 incidents ...
Course Code: EDU 19/123
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Session 1Tuesday 3 December 201910:00 - 16:30Maidenhead Town Hall - Council Chambers, St Ives Road, SL6 1R
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Signs of Safety - Mock Child Protection Conference

The Signs of Safety model is a tool intended to help practitioners with risk assessment and safety planning in child protection cases. Created by Andrew Turnell and Steve Edwards in Western Australia during the 1990s, Signs of Safety is now used in at least 12 different countries across Australasia, North America and Europe.

AfC will be implementing Signs of Safety across the entire workforce and through the child's journey from the Single Point of Access through to adoption. The way in which Child Protection Conferences are conducted will change to embrace the ethos of Signs of Safety. Th ...
Course Code: EDU 18/843
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Session 1Tuesday 3 December 201909:30 - 12:15Moor Lane Centre, Moor Lane, KT9 2AA
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LSCB Workshop to Raise Awareness of PREVENT

The Prevent strategy, published by the Government in 2011, is part of our overall counter-terrorism strategy. The aim of the Prevent strategy is to reduce the threat to the UK from terrorism by stopping people becoming terrorists or supporting terrorism' (Department of Education, 2015). To comply with the duty everyone working with children and young people should be able to demonstrate an awareness and understanding of the risk of radicalisation in their workplace. The risk will vary greatly and most likely will be low locally, however this may and can change rapidly; no organisation is risk ...
Course Code: EDU 19/161
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Session 1Wednesday 4 December 201912:00 - 13:30The STAR Centre, 50 King Charles Crescent, KT5 8SX
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AfC Induction: Getting Connected (AfC Colleagues) (Windsor and Maidenhead) - session 2 of 3

Starting a new job in a new organisation is a daunting and sometimes a difficult task. Learning about your own role, the people you work with, the organisation and even the unwritten office rules all make for a challenging time. The Achieving for Children (AfC) induction programme is key in helping you find your feet, give you confidence and help you to make your mark in your new role.

AfC is passionate about the services that we deliver and the colleagues that we employ to deliver those services. We are very pleased to welcome all new staff into the organisation and hope that you will ha ...
Course Code: SFVSS 19/097
Remaining places 20

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Session 1Thursday 5 December 201915:00 - 16:30Maidenhead Town Hall - Zone F Room 1, St Ives Road, SL6 1RF
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AfC Induction: Welcome Event (AfC Colleagues) (Windsor and Maidenhead) - session 1 of 3

Starting a new job in a new organisation is a daunting and sometimes a difficult task. Learning about your own role, the people you work with, the organisation and even the unwritten office rules all make for a challenging time. The Achieving for Children (AfC) induction programme is key in helping you find your feet, give you confidence and help you to make your mark in your new role.

AfC is passionate about the services that we deliver and the colleagues that we employ to deliver those services. We are very pleased to welcome all new staff into the organisation and hope that you will ha ...
Course Code: SFVSS 19/091
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Session 1Thursday 5 December 201909:15 - 13:15Maidenhead Town Hall - Council Chambers, St Ives Road, SL6 1R
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Work at Height and Ladder Safety

“Ladders and stepladders are not banned under health and safety law. In fact they can be a sensible and practical option for low-risk, short-duration tasks, although they may not automatically be your first choice” (Safe use of Ladders and Stepladders, Health and Safety Executive, INDG403).
Making sure colleagues know how to use the right type of ladder and know how to use it safely is a key part of this interactive workshop.

Using ladders at work is often an everyday occurrence and as such is arguably one of the most significant risks in certain areas. Providing suitable training and in ...
Course Code: EDU 19/610
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Session 1Friday 6 December 201909:00 - 13:00Twickenham Training Centre, 53 Grimwood Road, TW1 1BY
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Paediatric First Aid 2-day

The Paediatric First Aid training course is designed for people caring for children in any organisation setting. It is suitable for au pairs, nannies, childminders, school staff, nursery and pre-school workers, sport and leisure staff, crèche leaders, parents and anyone responsible for the welfare of children.

In order to meet the requirements of the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) framework at least one person who has a current paediatric first aid certificate must be on the premises, and available at all times when children are present, and must accompany children on outings. Childmin ...
Course Code: EDU 19/637
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Session 1Saturday 7 December 201909:30 - 16:30Twickenham Training Centre, 53 Grimwood Road, TW1 1BY
Session 2Sunday 8 December 201909:30 - 16:30Twickenham Training Centre, 53 Grimwood Road, TW1 1BY
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