Pre-Birth Assessment Training

Chesneys Centre Regent St, Featherstone, Pontefract, Wakefield, United Kingdom

Note: You must be a registered Social Worker to attend this training. Course Description: The briefing will include offering participants tools and tips of what to include in a pre-birth assessment as well as the policies and protocols we have in Wakefield The briefing will also include tools, tips and techniques of how to engage […]

Cancelled Understanding & Assessing Sexual Risk

Chesneys Centre Regent St, Featherstone, Pontefract, Wakefield, United Kingdom

THIS COURSE IS AIMED AT SOCIAL WORKERS ONLY.   Court Description: This training course focusses on assessing sexual risk in adult males. The training is aimed to support in undertaking Person Posing Risk (PPR) assessments and is mandatory for all social workers, advanced practitioners and team managers. The training will cover the following areas: • […]

Good Autism Practice Training

Chesneys Centre Regent St, Featherstone, Pontefract, Wakefield, United Kingdom

Course Description:   Aims: Develop knowledge and understanding of good autism practice Understand practical strategies and approaches that support autistic pupils Collect information for a Pupil-Centred Education Plan Involve the autistic pupil and their family in decisions Ensure inclusive practice for all autistic pupils.   Objectives: After completing ‘Good autism practice’, delegates will be able […]

Child Protection Conferences Training

Chesneys Centre Regent St, Featherstone, Pontefract, Wakefield, United Kingdom

Audience: Social Care Staff This training is delivered by Child Protection Chairs from the Safeguarding & Reviewing Unit. Aims of the session: • The Process of a Child Protection Conference • The Role of the CP Conference Chair • Preparing for Child Protection Conferences • Responsibilities within a Core Group meeting • The Connecting Practice […]

Cancelled Understanding & Assessing Technology-Based Sexual Risk

Chesneys Centre Regent St, Featherstone, Pontefract, Wakefield, United Kingdom

THIS COURSE IS AIMED AT SOCIAL WORKERS ONLY.   Court Description: This training course focusses on assessing sexual risk in adult males. The training is aimed to support in undertaking Person Posing Risk (PPR) assessments and is mandatory for all social workers, advanced practitioners and team managers. The training will cover the following areas: The […]

Event Series Family Network Meetings

Family Network Meetings

Chesneys Centre Regent St, Featherstone, Pontefract, Wakefield, United Kingdom

Family Meetings Training is available to staff within Children & Young People Service that will find this applicable to use in their role (Social Workers, Early Help Practitioners, Youth Justice). This training will help develop the practitioners understanding of chairing a family meeting and how to record this. Learning Objectives: Overview of Family Meetings. Who […]

NCDV: Domestic Violence Training

Online

Course Description: National Centre for Domestic Violence (NCDV) is an organisation that provides free fast legal support to survivors of domestic violence, usually resulting in an emergency protective injunction. The service is available to everybody, irrespective of financial circumstances, sexual orientation, race or gender. NCDV specialise in three types of civil domestic violence injunctions; Non […]

Recognising and supporting pupils with special educational needs

Chesneys Centre Regent St, Featherstone, Pontefract, Wakefield, United Kingdom

Couse Content: Understand the relevant legislation relating to Special Educational Needs. Gain knowledge of a graduated response to special educational needs, including the APDR model. Consider the broad areas of need and associated array of strategies to help children to develop. Focus on common themes within the Wakefield authority, including Trauma, EBSA, ASD and ADHD. […]

Event Series Mental Capacity Act

Mental Capacity Act

Chesneys Centre Regent St, Featherstone, Pontefract, Wakefield, United Kingdom

Course Description Mental Capacity Act (2005) came into effect in 2007 and applies to those aged 16 and over, it provides us with a clear framework on how to support people to make decisions and what to do when people lack capacity. There are important changes coming in respect of mental capacity and those aged […]

Disguised Compliance

Online

Course Description Understanding what is meant by disguised compliance Why does disguised compliance occur How to identify disguised compliance and how to combat this   Please note, all our training is subject to change at any given time. We advise you check emails from or this page before attending the training for any updates or […]

Identifying & Assessing Neglect

Chesneys Centre Regent St, Featherstone, Pontefract, Wakefield, United Kingdom

Learning Objectives: • Recognise and apply Wakefield’s “Connecting practice” model • Be able to identify signs of neglect and cumulative harm, and the impact this can have on children & young people • Be able to summarise the legislative framework and practice guidelines in relation to neglect • Be able to develop hypotheses about neglect […]

Domestic Abuse Training

Chesneys Centre Regent St, Featherstone, Pontefract, Wakefield, United Kingdom

This course will provide an overview of domestic abuse and the impact on children as well as outlining the change in legislation that is soon to come into force and how this will have an impact upon the work, advice and support practitioners provide to families and victims of domestic abuse. The course will also […]