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Foster Care: Care Planning & Understanding the LAC System (RQF Linked)

East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House), St Mary's House, St Leonard's Road
Admin Contact
Foster Care Training Events Team (
Target Audience
Foster Carers
target audience
Course Types
Course categories
Foster Carers
Course description

Why do you do what you do?

Foster Carers are part of a multi-disciplnary team; this course aims to build on your understanding of your own roles and responsiblities, to ensure you are an effective member of the team, when planning outcomes for Children & Young People.


Training objectives
Learning outcomes

During the course participants will develop an understanding on:

  • The Key Legal and regulatory frameworks

  • Care planning principles, permanence options, including twin/triple track, timescales and pathway plans

  • The foster carer's role

  • Role of the IRO/Role of Guardian, minmum review frequency and matters to be discussed

  • Differences between LAC on section 20 & 31

  • How to make representation if the child or FC do not think they are being heard or are not in agreement with the care plan

Additional Information
Start Date
Tuesday 15 October 2019
End Date
Tuesday 15 October 2019
Closing Date
Monday 14 October 2019
10:00 - 13:15
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