Participating in the Child Protection Conference and Core Group Process

Lansdowne Hotel, King Edward's Parade,
Admin Contact
Workforce Development Training Events Team (
Target Audience
Childminders / Children's Services / Children's Services Staff (ESCC) / CW Event open to relevant Adult Social Care / East Sussex Healthcare Trust (ESHT) / EYFS Practitioners / Managers / Police / Practice Managers / Probation / Schools / Senior Practitioners / Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust / Voluntary and Community Sector / Youth Workers
target audience
Course Types
Course categories
Children's Services Staff Training / Early Help, Social Care and SEND / Early Years / Inclusion, Special Educational Needs & Disability / Local Safeguarding Children Board (LSCB) / Safeguarding
Child Protection / Children's Services Staff training / Risk / Safeguarding
Course description

To enable participants to explore effective inter-agency working in Child Protection Conferences and Core Groups.



Training objectives


Learning outcomes

By the end of the course, participants will understand how to:

  • explore the purpose and functions of Child Protection Conferences and Core Groups

  • understand their professional and statutory function in relation to preparation and attendance at such meetings

  • develop Child Protection plans

  • look at parental behaviour and professional practice.

Additional Information
A maximum of three representatives from each team may have a confirmed place and further bookings will be put on a wait list.

Before attending any LSCB training course, participants must attend a Basic Signs and Indicators Child Protection course provided/commissioned by their own organisation or have accessed the Safeguarding Children online e-learning training course. To complete this course go to the e-learning section on the East Sussex Learning Portal, enter the Children’s Workforce channel and click Safeguarding.

REFRESHMENTS are provided however lunch is NOT provided.
Start Date
Tuesday 19 June 2018
End Date
Tuesday 19 June 2018
Closing Date
Wednesday 6 June 2018
09:30 - 16:30
Maximum Places
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