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: CWB328A-C Attachment Based Practice with Families, Part 1- infancy, early childhood and the school years (Virtual)

Social workers in particular, are encouraged to book on this training:
This live interactive virtual course forms the foundation level of a programme of training on 'Attachment Based Practice with Families'. It replaces the previous 'Application of Attachment Theory' 2 day course. Practitioners who have attended the Application of Attachment Theory course are eligible to book directly on to the second part of the programme: 'Attachment Based Practice with Families, Part 2 - Adolescence, Adulthood and the Family System'
This Part 1 course focuses on infancy and early childhood, moving up to the school years. It introduces contemporary attachment theory, its links with child development, neurobiology and the emerging field of narrative medicine. 
Attachment theory is essential for understanding how human beings function in relationships and how people develop social and psychological difficulties. It is also fundamental for understanding what constitutes psychological wellbeing.

Once you have successfully booked on you will receive a link to the platform for this event.

 

 

 



 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 14 October 2020 09:30 - 14:30 Virtual Classroom Map
2 15 October 2020 09:30 - 14:30 Virtual Classroom Map
3 16 October 2020 09:30 - 14:30 Virtual Classroom Map

Code: CWB350A-B Developing Effective Supervision (Virtual)

This live interactive virtual classroom training will offer participants an opportunity to understand the 4x4x4 (integrated) model of supervision, develop their reflective supervision skills and gain support to apply it to their specific context over a two day programme.

Important note: Once you have successfully booked a place, you will receive a separate invite with a link to the online platform for this event.

 

 

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1 15 October 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Virtual Classroom Map
2 16 October 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Virtual Classroom Map

Code: ESC/20/532 EHM - Search and View


This course is for ISEND Assessment and Planning staff ONLY.

This course must be completed before attending the full day EHM Assessment and Planning training

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 15 October 2020 09:30 - 12:30 Remote Corporate Training Map

Code: ESC/20/508 EYES - I&S Administrators Workshop (EVENT FULL)

ISEND - I&E Administrators staff ONLY to attend after completing a full one day EYES course as instructed by your line manager

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1 15 October 2020 13:30 - 16:30 Remote Corporate Training Map

Code: EYCP412 EYFS : Practitioner Child Protection Training for Childcare Settings (Virtual) (EVENT FULL)

NB : please note that this training is now live interactive virtual classroom training and will be delivered via Zoom. This was originally to be run as face-to-face training. Once you have successfully booked a place on this event, you will receive a separate invite with a link to the Zoom meeting. Important : Please note this invite will be sent close to the day/time of the event.

This course provides participants with the knowledge that will enable them to identify signs and indicators of abuse and their responsibilities in terms of responding to and highlighting any concerns, appropriately using East Sussex County Council procedures. It will also discuss the wider safeguarding role and discuss how to identify children and families who require an Early Help Plan and where to get the appropriate help and advice.

Please find attached the Continuum of Need and indicators, these will be referred to during the training so please familiarise yourself with these.

This course is NOT suitable for Registered Childminders and Designated Safeguarding Leads. Please attend either the "Designated Safeguarding Leads Training for Childcare Settings - initial Training" or "Designated Safeguarding Leads Training for Childcare Settings – Refresher training" as applicable. See attached Guidance document for further information.

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1 15 October 2020 18:30 - 21:00 Virtual Classroom Map

Code: EYFS081 EYFS : Working with the under twos - Part 1: Communicating and Interacting (Cancelled)

We know that the communication environment for babies and toddlers during the first 24 months influences their future language acquisition.

This course is designed to show the many different ways that our youngest children communicate and interact with us and how, as a practitioner, you can support this.

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1 15 October 2020 18:00 - 21:00 Wellshurst Golf Club Map

Code: ESC/20/472 Legionella Awareness and the Management of Hot & Cold Water Systems (EVENT FULL) (Cancelled)

On completion of the course, learners will have an understanding of Legionnaire’s Disease and why it is important to manage their hot and cold water systems.

The course will also provide information on the current legislative requirements to enable compliance.


Course content

  • Legionella – what is it?
  • Legislation
  • Policy
  • Scenarios
  • Monitoring and inspection requirements
  • Risk Assessment Survey
  • Training procedure
  • Water sampling
  • Questions

This course will be held in Priory Room, Centre F, County Hall, Lewes BN7 1UE

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1 15 October 2020 09:00 - 13:00 County Hall Map

Code: MHEW085 MHEW : Wellbeing for Education Return Programme - Webinar 1

Bookings only for secondary schools and post-16 settings
This is the first of two webinars to assist education staff in supporting the mental wellbeing and resilience of children and young people, staff, parents and carers. It aims to facilitate mental health recovery, in light of the impact of COVID-19 and lockdown.

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1 15 October 2020 14:30 - 16:00 Webinar - FREE event using Microsoft TEAMS Map

Code: CWB349A-D Motivational Interviewing Foundation (Virtual) (EVENT FULL)

This 12 hours course in a live interactive virtual classroom will give you a practical understanding of Motivational Interviewing (MI) skills and principles. When used, these tools aim to strengthen somebody’s motivation and confidence, to promote positive change within them and to help develop the skills to cope with life challenges. MI is a short term goal-oriented strengths-based approaches.

Important note: Once you have successfully booked a place, you will receive a separate invite with a link to the online platform for this event.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 07 October 2020 09:30 - 12:30 Virtual Classroom Map
2 08 October 2020 09:30 - 12:30 Virtual Classroom Map
3 14 October 2020 09:30 - 12:30 Virtual Classroom Map
4 15 October 2020 09:30 - 12:30 Virtual Classroom Map

Code: CWA334 Parental Mental Health: Supporting Wellness, Recovery and Access to Services (EVENT FULL) (Cancelled)

This one day workshop will enable you to increase your competence in talking with adults about mental health issues. This will include challenging conversations about subjects such as self-harm and suicide, using screening tools to help assess a person’s mental health and identify positive interventions.

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.

Important note: Participants will need to have undertaken the Mental Health Professional eLearning modules 4 and 5 and viewed a 20 minute interactive video to attend this course (see additional information under full details) or you may be turned away.

Please note that this is the course formally named Mental Health: First Aid and Sign Posting for Adults

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 15 October 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Lansdowne Hotel Map