KRSCP Safeguarding Children: Child Protection Process Level 3 - Refresher

This course is for staff who have previously completed Level 2 and Level 3 safeguarding courses and are required to refresh their knowledge and skills. This training session will refresh understanding delegates about the processes involved with child protection procedures, including statutory assessment.

It is expected that all those who work predominantly with children, young people and/or carers who could potentially contribute to assessing, planning, intervening and reviewing the needs of a child and parenting capacity where there are safeguarding concerns. As a consequence practitioners ...
Course Code: EDU 22/166
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Session 1Friday 8 July 202209:30 - 12:30Home Study, N/A, N/A
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Achieving for Children Managers Induction: Developing your team

Managers have a huge role to play. “A single point improvement in management practices (rated on a five-point scale) is associated with the same increase in output as a 25% increase in the labour force or a 65% percent increase in invested capital. (Department for Business Innovation and Skills, 2012). This shows managers can make a vastly significant impact in their team.

At Achieving for Children we want to empower our new managers to understand the policies and procedures of the organisation. We want to enable managers to embed these principles into their management practice so that t ...
Course Code: EDU 21/1015
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Session 1Monday 11 July 202209:30 - 12:00Home Study, N/A, N/A
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KRSCP Safeguarding Children: Child Protection Process Level 3

This training session will provide delegates with more information about the processes involved with child protection procedures, including statutory assessment. Under the Children Act 1989, local authorities are required to provide services for children in need for the purposes of safeguarding and promoting their welfare. Local authorities undertake assessments of the needs of individual children to determine which services to provide and what action to take.

This course is multi-agency and designed for members of the workforce who work predominantly with children, young people and/ or the ...
Course Code: EDU 22/307
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Session 1Monday 11 July 202209:30 - 16:00Home Study, N/A, N/A
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Becoming a Childminder - Briefing Session

'Childminders offer professional home-from-home childcare and early education, looking after small groups of children of different ages and from different families.’(Pacey, 2019)

Childminders play an important part in giving parents a greater choice of high quality, flexible childcare and family support packages.

To become a registered childminder in the Royal Borough of Kingston or London Borough of Richmond you will need to complete the following two phases:
• Briefing Session
• Mandatory training

Childminders are required to complete the following training prior to registration: ...
Course Code: EDU 21/536
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Session 1Tuesday 12 July 202218:00 - 20:30Home Study, N/A, N/A
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Signs of Safety - 2x Day Foundation (EVENT FULL)

Achieving for Children is implementing Signs of Safety from 19 June 2017. The Signs of Safety model promotes strong relationship building and enables practitioners across different disciplines to work in partnership with children and families to maintain a focus on building safety within the family.

The heart of the Signs of Safety process is an assessment and case planning format that is meaningful for professionals as well as the parents, children and young people being assessed. The Signs of Safety format offers a simple yet rigorous assessment format that the practitioner can use to e ...
Course Code: EDU 21/1134

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Session 1Wednesday 13 July 202210:00 - 16:00Twickenham Training Centre, 53 Grimwood Road, TW1 1BY
Session 2Thursday 14 July 202210:00 - 16:00Twickenham Training Centre, 53 Grimwood Road, TW1 1BY
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Understanding Islam and Challenging Islamophobia (Windsor and Maidenhead)

The term ‘Islamophobia’ began to enter media and political discourse in Britain in the late 1980s and early 1990s as a way of signalling a rejection of the growing Muslim population.

The purpose of the training is to give participants improved understanding of the basic tenets and teachings of Islam, greater awareness of the extent and impact of Islamophobia within the UK and increased skills and confidence in challenging and dealing with both Muslim and Islamophobic clients, particularly young people.

The course is suitable for practitioners working or living in a diverse community sett ...
Course Code: EDU 22/343(2)
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Session 1Wednesday 13 July 202209:30 - 12:30Windsor Youth and Community Centre, 65 Alma Road, SL4 3HD
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KRSCP Safeguarding Children: A Shared Responsibility Level 2

No matter where you work you are likely to encounter children during the course of your normal working activities. You are in a unique position to be able to observe signs of abuse or neglect, or changes in behaviour which may indicate a child may be being abused or neglected.

All those working with children and young people should make sure that they are alert to the signs of abuse and neglect, that they question the behaviours, not taking everything they are told at face value. This course is for staff and volunteers in regular contact or who have a period of intense but irregular contact ...
Course Code: EDU 22/196
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Session 1Thursday 14 July 202209:30 - 12:30Home Study, N/A, N/A
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Gastrostomy Feeding and Care - Theory Training

‘A gastrostomy is a surgical opening through the skin of the abdomen to the stomach. A feeding device is put into this opening so that feed can be delivered directly into the stomach bypassing the mouth and throat. (Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children, 2020)

This training will focus on the theory of Gastrostomy Feeding and Care and is for individuals who care for children and young people with a gastrostomy device (Mini or Mic-key button, PEG.)

During this season you gain a good overview of what a gastrostomy is, how it works, how to care for the device and problem solve. You wil ...
Course Code: EDU 22/286
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Session 1Monday 18 July 202210:00 - 12:00Twickenham Training Centre, 53 Grimwood Road, TW1 1BY
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Family Network Meetings (Cancelled)

At AfC we have recently introduced the use of family network meetings into our Practice Standards and we want to develop our practitioners to gain more understanding and build confidence in the use of network meetings to support children and young people safety and wellbeing.

Family network meetings are a key aspect of safety planning used in Signs of Safety. You will have heard of the traditional African saying ‘It takes a village to raise a child’. A child who is connected to many people who care for them will almost always have a better life experience and be safer than an isolated child ...
Course Code: EDU 21/1116
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Session 1Tuesday 19 July 202209:30 - 12:30Home Study, N/A, N/A
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Introduction to Anxiety Disorders in Children & Young People

This course will provide practitioners working with children and young people and/or their families, essential knowledge and understanding of Anxiety Disorders. The course will introduce practitioners to an overview of what anxiety is, and the impact it has upon school and home life. The course will be engaging and offer practitioners valuable advice and guidance when working with a young person dealing with Anxiety.

According to the Royal College of Psychiatrists, “anxiety is one of the most common mental health problems; nearly 300 thousand young people in Britain have an anxiety disorde ...
Course Code: SFVSS 21/185
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Session 1Tuesday 19 July 202209:30 - 16:30Twickenham Training Centre, 53 Grimwood Road, TW1 1BY
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