DIY Part One - Theory based - for Caretakers and Site Managers
On successfully completing the course candidates will be able to state the regulations covering school maintenance, precautions to be taken when performing their duties. The course will provide a basic understanding of Health & safety at Work Act, Provision of Work Equipment Regulations and PPE along with other legislation and acts. It also highlights decision making on candidates own limitations.
Foster Care: Using Visual Aids to Create Structure and Routine for all Children (Cancelled)
This course explores how using visual aids can support all children and young people with their daily activities and routines. Using visuals can also help to minimise anxiety, difficult and challenging behaviours.
The course offers an opportunity to explore different types and how to make them.
This is a course that is highly recommended from other foster carers with vast levels of experience. It has been identified as 'a must for all for carers to attend'.
Holding Difficult Conversations with Families - Workshop
These new format events will support staff who work directly with families to be more confident and capable when holding difficult conversations.
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.