Fire Safety Awareness – with use of extinguishers

Due to the serious nature and the potential devastating consequences of fire, it is vital that all workers are aware of what to do if they discover a fire. This 3-hour course is designed for all staff regardless of role. It will cover workplace fire safety topics that are needed to ensure the safety of the employee and their fellow staff members. The course will help any member of staff to better understand the crucial information which can be so valuable in the case of a fire.

This training is suitable for Workplace Fire Marshals and instruction also satisfies the requirements laid down i ...
Course Code: EDU 21/455
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Session 1Monday 7 March 202209:30 - 12:30Home Study, N/A, N/A
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AfC Induction: Integrate (AfC Colleagues) - session 2 of 2 (EVENT FULL)

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 21/1002

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Session 1Tuesday 8 March 202210:00 - 11:30Home Study, N/A, N/A
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AfC Induction: Meet & Greet Event (AfC Colleagues) (Windsor and Maidenhead)

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 colleagues into the organisation and hope that you will have a long and fulfilling career with us.

Starting a new job in a new organisation is a daunting and sometimes a difficult task. We believe all new starters join AfC with a unique perspective and experience which we would like to hear and learn from. This session is an opportunity to meet with a senior leader in AfC to celebrate completing your probation. During the session, you will ...
Course Code: EDU 21/814(2)
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Session 1Tuesday 8 March 202213:00 - 14:00Home Study, N/A, N/A
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Overcoming Barriers to Learning in RSE (Richmond)

This webinar explores ways to make RSE teaching accessible to all learners. Exploring the barriers to learning which some learners face, including additional learning needs and disabilities, as well as emotional, social or behavioural difficulties, and different lived experience to their peers.

The webinar is ideal for SENCOs, RSE and PSHE subject leads, senior leaders with subject responsibility, class teachers and support, health or youth staff delivering RSE to learners in mainstream settings, alternate provision, or special schools, where learners academic capability might be impacted ...
Course Code: SFVSS 21/260
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Session 1Tuesday 8 March 202213:00 - 15:00Home Study, N/A, N/A
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AfC Induction: Meet & Greet Event (AfC Colleagues) (Kingston and Richmond)

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 colleagues into the organisation and hope that you will have a long and fulfilling career with us.

Starting a new job in a new organisation is a daunting and sometimes a difficult task. We believe all new starters join AfC with a unique perspective and experience which we would like to hear and learn from. This session is an opportunity to meet with a senior leader in AfC to celebrate completing your probation. During the session, you will ...
Course Code: EDU 21/656
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Session 1Wednesday 9 March 202211:30 - 12:30Home Study, N/A, N/A
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Continuing to Lead and Inspire

The relational aspect of the leadership role has been given a new emphasis within the management and supervision of safeguarding practice. One key message has been the need for professionals responsible for providing services to vulnerable populations to move from a culture of 'compliance' to that of 'learning'.

This programme is designed for experienced managers (ideally over 3 years’ experience in a leadership role) who work in the context of a children’s organisation. It will support leaders’ knowledge of how to build capacity, especially team resilience, whilst seeking and developing in ...
Course Code: SFVSS 21/149
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Session 1Wednesday 9 March 202209:30 - 16:30Twickenham Training Centre, 53 Grimwood Road, TW1 1BY
Session 2Wednesday 6 April 202209:30 - 16:30Twickenham Training Centre, 53 Grimwood Road, TW1 1BY
Session 3Thursday 5 May 202209:30 - 16:30Twickenham Training Centre, 53 Grimwood Road, TW1 1BY
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Introduction to Domestic Abuse (Windsor and Maidenhead)

This training is an awareness level course and will equip front line practitioners, managers and specialist staff to be alert to the issues of domestic abuse, be aware of our local responses and where to go to for help.

The course is suitable for all those working within RBWM and who have day to day contact with members of the general public. The training is suitable for those working with both adults and children at all levels.

According to the Crime Survey for England and Wales (CSEW) year ending March 2020, an estimated 7.3% of women (1.6 million) and 3.6% of men (757,000) experience ...
Course Code: EDU 21/160(2)
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Session 1Wednesday 9 March 202209:30 - 13:00Home Study, N/A, N/A
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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 21/571
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Session 1Wednesday 9 March 202209:30 - 16:00Twickenham Training Centre, 53 Grimwood Road, TW1 1BY
Session 2Thursday 10 March 202209:30 - 16:00Twickenham Training Centre, 53 Grimwood Road, TW1 1BY
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Safer Recruitment (Multi-agency)

Research, experience and learning from serious case reviews illustrates the importance of strong and effective recruitment and selection procedures that help deter, reject or identify people who might abuse children, or who are otherwise unsuited to working with them. If you recruit staff and/or volunteers into the children and young people’s workforce, you should be trained in safer recruitment practices.

Organisations that provide services to children must incorporate these measures into their processes to remain safe, making safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children an integral ...
Course Code: EDU 21/1104
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Session 1Wednesday 9 March 202209:30 - 13:00Home Study, N/A, N/A
Session 2Tuesday 22 March 202209:30 - 13:00Home Study, N/A, N/A
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Depression in Children & Young People

According to the Royal College of Psychiatrists, ‘depression usually starts in the teen years, more commonly as children near adulthood. They state that ‘feeling sad is a normal reaction to experiences that are stressful or upsetting. However, when these feelings go on and on, take over your usual self and interfere with your whole life, it can become an illness’ (2016).

Depression rates in children and young people have increased by 70% in the last 25 years (Royal College of Psychiatrists, 2016). It is important that those working with children and young people know the signs to look out ...
Course Code: EDU 21/802
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Session 1Thursday 10 March 202209:30 - 16:30Twickenham Training Centre, 53 Grimwood Road, TW1 1BY
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