In light of continuing Government advice regarding the spread of coronavirus (Covid-19) and social distancing, the majority of our face to face courses remain cancelled. Alternatively, we are pleased to offer an increasing range of online and virtual courses. Please see individual courses for details.

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Code: LSC645 ESSCP : Child Criminal Exploitation and Child Sexual Exploitation - Working with Young People at Risk (Virtual) (EVENT FULL)

The course will enable participants to work directly with children and young people who are experiencing or are at risk of criminal and/or sexual exploitation.

We will also look at how the community, professionals and children and young people themselves often respond differently to boys when it comes to child sexual exploitation and what we can do about this.

This FREE, live and interactive course will be delivered using Zoom. Please see "Additional Information" for Joining Instructions.

Prior to attending the course there is a survey you need to complete, information on this will be sent with your confirmation email.

Important note: It is essential that you have undertaken the Safeguarding Children (or an equivalent Safeguarding/ Child Protection Awareness course within your own organisation, and Child Sexual Exploitation e-learning courses prior to coming on this course, see additional information under full details), or you may be turned away.

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1 29 September 2020 11:00 - 16:00 Virtual Classroom Map

Code: CWA336 Collaborative working with Children and Young People with Mental Health Issues: Professional Level Workshop (Virtual) (EVENT FULL)

Please note this training is now live interactive virtual classroom training and will be delivered via MS Teams.

This new 1/2 day workshop is part of a themed learning programme focusing on practical support and intervention with Children and Young People where mental health issues might be present.

The event is facilitated by Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service (CAMHS) and East Sussex Safeguarding Children Partnership (ESSCP) professionals. It is responding to learning needs identified in this area by a broad range of Children’s Services practitioners working with Children and Young People on Level 3 and 4 on the Continuum of Need. 

This workshop is relevant for all East Sussex children's services practitioners working with children, young people and families assessed as level 3 or 4 on the Continuum of Need and specifically Designated Safeguarding Leads (DSLs) and SENCOs from schools and early years providers.

Important note: Participants will need to have undertaken the Mental health foundation module 3 eLearning prior to attending this course (see additional information under full details).

Please see "Additional Information" for joining instructions.

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1 06 October 2020 09:30 - 12:30 Virtual Classroom Map

Code: ASC/20/438 Safeguarding Adults Board Multi-Agency: Self Neglect - Virtual session through Microsoft Teams - Covid19 Interim Training Programme

This workshop uses research to support staff involved in the planning and delivery of interventions that support self-neglecting individuals.


The training will be delivered through Microsoft Teams. Once your place on this event has been confirmed, you will receive a separate Outlook calendar invite with a link to the Microsoft Teams meeting. Please note this invite will be sent close to the day/time of the event. Please read the attached document – Attending online training- before joining the course.

Due to the change to a virtual, shortened course and as part of a blended approach to learning, following the session a copy of the Self-neglect procedure and a workbook will be emailed to you , you will be asked to return the completed workbook to the trainer for assessing.

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1 07 October 2020 10:00 - 12:00 Distance Learning Map

Code: LSC647 ESSCP : Gangs, Youth Violence, Knives and Criminal Exploitation Awareness Training - Virtual

This Zoom course replaces one of the postponed  March 2020 sessions. It is now a full half day course running from 9.30 a.m. to 15.30 p.m. The first Pilot course in August was free but all usual charges now apply.

This course will address gang crime and youth violence. This has been identified as a national priority and this course will enable frontline staff and those working with children and young people to identify individuals at risk of gang involvement and to provide timely support and interventions to support them.

This course will be delivered by Excelsior Safeguarding CIC, a ‘not for profit’ organisation established to provide effective help and support to vulnerable young people and adults.

The sessions are relevant for colleagues who work with children and young people as well as vulnerable adults

Important notes:

It is essential that you have undertaken the Safeguarding Children (or an equivalent Safeguarding/ Child Protection Awareness course within your own organisation, and Child Sexual Exploitation e-learning courses prior to coming on this course, see additional information under full details), or you may be turned away.

Full joining instructions, guidance and course material will be attached to your confirmation email.

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1 12 October 2020 09:30 - 15:30 Zoom Webinar Map

Code: LSC648 ESSCP : Gangs, Youth Violence, Knives and Criminal Exploitation Awareness Training - Virtual (EVENT FULL)

This Zoom course replaces one of the postponed  March 2020 sessions. It is now a full half day course running from 9.30 a.m. to 15.30 p.m. The first Pilot course in August was free but all usual charges now apply.

This course will address gang crime and youth violence. This has been identified as a national priority and this course will enable frontline staff and those working with children and young people to identify individuals at risk of gang involvement and to provide timely support and interventions to support them.

This course will be delivered by Excelsior Safeguarding CIC, a ‘not for profit’ organisation established to provide effective help and support to vulnerable young people and adults.

The sessions are relevant for colleagues who work with children and young people as well as vulnerable adults

Important notes:

It is essential that you have undertaken the Safeguarding Children (or an equivalent Safeguarding/ Child Protection Awareness course within your own organisation, and Child Sexual Exploitation e-learning courses prior to coming on this course, see additional information under full details), or you may be turned away.

Full joining instructions, guidance and course materials will be provided with your confirmation email.

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1 14 October 2020 09:30 - 15:30 Zoom Webinar Map

Code: CWA324AB Holding Difficult Conversations with Families - Workshop (Virtual) (EVENT FULL)

Please note this training is now live interactive virtual classroom training and will be delivered via Zoom.

These new format events will support staff who work directly with families to be more confident and capable when holding difficult conversations. This will now be delivered as a live interactive virtual classroom via Zoom. Now split over two half day sessions instead of one full day. Important. Please see "Additional Information" for joining instructions.

Participants will be introduced to a new set of practice principles that have been designed by East Sussex practitioners and consider how to integrate holding difficult conversations with families with Solution Focus and Motivational Interviewing techniques.

All registered participants are required to watch this 16 minute introductory video from the trainer Phil Jones in advance of participating in this workshop.

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1 24 September 2020 09:30 - 12:30 Virtual Classroom Map
2 14 October 2020 09:30 - 12:30 Virtual Classroom Map

Code: ASC/20/174 Mental Capacity Act 2005: A multi-agency approach to complex cases

This half-day multi-agency training is for clinicians, health and social care professionals and all practitioners who are required to conduct or contribute to mental capacity assessments and make best interest decisions in complex cases.

The course is designed to supplement existing Mental Capacity Act training. Participants should have a good awareness of the Mental Capacity Act and have completed basic awareness training.

It is a participative course involving multi-agency discussion of case studies and is aimed at learning through problem-solving and discussion.

 

 

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1 29 October 2020 09:30 - 13:00 ESFRS Training Centre Map

Code: CWA331AB Adopting a Whole Family Approach to Domestic Abuse and Promoting Safety - Professional Level Workshop (EVENT FULL)

This popular course is essential for practitioners from Children's Services and Adult Social Care, education, early help, the police and health, to review, update and consolidate core knowledge about domestic abuse. 

This two day ‘professional level’ workshop is part of the domestic abuse thematic learning pathway and will give an overarching and updated view on current research, theory and practice in the field. It is relevant for all East Sussex children's services practitioners working with children, young people and families assessed as level 3 or 4 on the Continuum of Need.

Important note: You will need to have undertaken all three foundation level domestic abuse e-learning modules prior to attending this course (see additional information under full details) or you may be turned away.  You will also need to attend the full two days in order to get your certificate.

 

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1 03 November 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Lansdowne Hotel Map
2 10 November 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Lansdowne Hotel Map

Code: CWA338 Equalities: Working with Trans and Gender Questioning Children and Young People - Professional level workshops (Virtual)

Please note this training is now live interactive virtual classroom training and will be delivered via Zoom.

This live interactive virtual classroom is a professional level workshop that provides an insight into the lives of trans and gender questioning children and young people, as well as gaining information on trans identities more generally. 

The course aims to increase practitioners confidence in supporting young trans people to develop a strong sense of identity in the face of marginalisation. You will learn practical ways to make our services more safe and inclusive.

Please note: Participants are required to complete Trans Awareness Foundation Module prior to undertaking this workshop.


Important. Please see "Additional Information" for joining instructions.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 17 November 2020 09:30 - 12:30 Virtual Classroom Map

Code: CWA332AB Adopting a Whole Family Approach to Domestic Abuse and Promoting Safety - Professional Level Workshop

This popular course is essential for practitioners from Children's Services and Adult Social Care, education, early help, the police and health, to review, update and consolidate core knowledge about domestic abuse. 

This two day ‘professional level’ workshop is part of the domestic abuse thematic learning pathway and will give an overarching and updated view on current research, theory and practice in the field. It is relevant for all East Sussex children's services practitioners working with children, young people and families assessed as level 3 or 4 on the Continuum of Need.

Important note: You will need to have undertaken all three foundation level domestic abuse e-learning modules prior to attending this course (see additional information under full details) or you may be turned away.  You will also need to attend the full two days in order to get your certificate.

 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 14 January 2021 09:30 - 16:30 Denton Island Community Centre Map
2 21 January 2021 09:30 - 16:30 Denton Community Primary School Map