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110 courses found

Code: CWC/20/6 Foster Care: An Introduction to Parenting Traumatised Children (Cancelled)

This course is facilitated by experienced foster carers, it aims to give newly approved carers an introduction to understanding of how to parent children who have suffered trauma. It addresses some of the challenging behaviours and offers varied coping skills and strategies. It is also provides an ideal refresher course for more experienced carers.

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1 24 January 2020 10:00 - 13:00 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map

Code: LSC611 ESSCP : Child Criminal Exploitation and Child Sexual Exploitation - Working with Young People at Risk (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.


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 27 January 2020 09:30 - 16:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map

Code: CWC/20/17 Foster Care: Babies - Updated Baby Practice


This training session is suitable for new foster carers wishing to care for babies under two and experienced carers wishing to update their practice

 

 

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1 27 January 2020 10:00 - 13:00 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map

Code: CWC/20/93 Foster Care: Eastbourne Support Group

Support groups provide a much needed opportunity to talk about fostering issues with other carers. They are attended by carers who have a wealth of experience, knowledge and expertise which they have accumulated through many years in fostering. The support group can offer an opportunity to share experiences and provide invaluable support to each other. Some of the support groups
will have designated speakers to share information or address a training need.

 

 

 

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1 30 January 2020 10:00 - 12:00 Tesco Community Hub Eastbourne Map

Code: CWC/20/42 Foster Care: Fostering in a Digital World - Under 12 years old

 

To explore how children use technology today and how we can support them to stay safe. This course will reflect the Fostering Network’s ‘Fostering in a Digital World’ a common sense guide. Participants will receive a copy of this guide, as part of their training.

 

 

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1 30 January 2020 10:00 - 13:00 Fellowship of St Nicholas - Robsack Centre Map

Code: CWC/20/21 Foster Care: Child Protection One

To explore indicators values and attitudes towards child protection.

 

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1 31 January 2020 10:00 - 13:00 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map

Code: CWC/20/69 Foster Care: Valuing & Promoting Diversity (RQF Linked)

The aim of this course is to build an understanding of the importance of diversity, equality and inclusion; how you can highlight the benefits of diversity, embrace cultural differences and challenge discrimination.

This Course is linked to the RQF

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1 04 February 2020 10:00 - 13:00 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map

Code: CWC/20/58 Foster Care: Using Visual Aids to Create Structure and Routine for all Children

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'.

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1 05 February 2020 18:30 - 21:30 Horntye Park Sports Complex Map

Code: CWC/20/33 Foster Care: Developmental Trauma & Understanding Hidden Trauma


An in-depth look at children in a constant state of fight or flight and
developmental trauma effects.

 

This course will look at the effects of Global Developmental Delay.

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1 06 February 2020 10:00 - 13:00 Fellowship of St Nicholas - Robsack Centre Map

Code: CWC/20/12 Foster Care: Ladies Who Foster Support Group


This is a support group to provide female carers an opportunity to meet other female foster carers. Discussions will address the importance of their role within the care of looked after children. To highlight the key areas that women can influence, how they can influence and why it is important for looked after children to see a positive female role model.

 

 

 

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1 06 February 2020 18:30 - 21:30 Lansdowne Hotel Map