Following government advice, ESCC have made the decision to postpone or cancel some face to face training.
This decision has been made in light of the national concerns about the spread of the coronavirus (COVID - 19). Please see individual courses for more information.

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Code: EYCP407 EYFS : Designated Safeguarding Leads (DSL) Training for Childcare Settings - Initial Training (Cancelled)

Important note. This event is currently postponed, we will contact you when training is resumed and the new date is organised.

This course will explain the role of the Designated Safeguarding Lead (DSL) and to give practitioners the skills to undertake the role within a childcare setting. The course facilitates achieving excellence in Child Protection and Safeguarding by giving tools to embed this into an establishment's organisational culture.

Please ensure you are familiar with the Continuum of Need and the Indicators, both attached for your information.

There is an expectation that as the DSL you know the signs, indicators and pre-disposing risk factors of abuse. If you are unsure of these please ensure you access the online safeguarding children course before you attend this training. You can access this training by clicking on the Elearning tab at the top of this page.

If you have already attended this training and need to update your training you must attend the EYFS: Designated Safeguarding Leads Training for Childcare Settings – Refresher Training. The refresher course has been reviewed to support experienced DSL's who have attended the initial training. This initial course is specifically designed to meet the needs of new DSL's.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 02 June 2020 18:30 - 21:00 Wellshurst Golf Club Map
2 09 June 2020 18:30 - 21:00 Wellshurst Golf Club Map
3 16 June 2020 18:30 - 21:00 Wellshurst Golf Club Map

Code: ASC/20/427 Multi Agency Modern Slavery Awareness and 1st Responder Workshop

This 3 hour workshop is for staff who have or could have responsibility as a SPOC (Single Point of Contact) for their team/service and/or are a 1st responder.

It is aimed at: 

• Staff who would like to become the SPOC for their team/service
• 1st responder organisations who have a duty to complete the NRM
• SPOCs who have already completed the training.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 03 June 2020 09:30 - 12:30 Friars Walk Map

Code: EYCP409 EYFS : Designated Safeguarding Leads (DSL) Training for Childcare Settings - Refresher Training (Cancelled)

This course will update the knowledge of the Designated Safeguarding Lead (DSL), including childminders, with the aim of renewing their DSL certificate (valid for 2 years). The course will facilitate achieving excellence in Child Protection and Safeguarding by giving tools to embed this into an organisation’s culture.

Please ensure you are familiar with the Continuum of Need and the Indicators, both attached for your information.

There is an expectation that as the Designated Safeguarding Lead (DSL) you know the signs, indicators and pre-disposing risk factors of abuse. If you are unsure of these please ensure you access the online safeguarding children course before you attend this training. You can access this training by clicking on the Elearning tab at the top of this page.

 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 23 June 2020 18:30 - 21:00 The Civic Centre Map
2 30 June 2020 18:30 - 21:00 The Civic Centre Map

Code: EYCP410 EYFS : Designated Safeguarding Leads (DSL) Training for Childcare Settings - Refresher Training (Cancelled)

This course will update the knowledge of the Designated Safeguarding Lead (DSL), including childminders, with the aim of renewing their DSL certificate (valid for 2 years). The course will facilitate achieving excellence in Child Protection and Safeguarding by giving tools to embed this into an organisation’s culture.

Please ensure you are familiar with the Continuum of Need and the Indicators, both attached for your information.

There is an expectation that as the Designated Safeguarding Lead (DSL) you know the signs, indicators and pre-disposing risk factors of abuse. If you are unsure of these please ensure you access the online safeguarding children course before you attend this training. You can access this training by clicking on the Elearning tab at the top of this page.

 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 27 June 2020 10:00 - 16:00 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map

Code: EYCP405 EYFS : Practitioner Child Protection Training for Childcare Settings (Cancelled)

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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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 01 July 2020 18:30 - 21:00 Bannatyne Hotel Map

Code: CWA329AB Adopting a Whole Family Approach to Domestic Abuse and Promoting Safety - Professional Level Workshop (EVENT FULL) (Cancelled)

This popular course is essential for practitioners from Children's Services and Adult Social Care, education, early help, the police and health, to review, update and consolidate core knowledge about domestic abuse. 

This two day ‘professional level’ workshop is part of the domestic abuse thematic learning pathway and will give an overarching and updated view on current research, theory and practice in the field. It is relevant for all East Sussex children's services practitioners working with children, young people and families assessed as level 3 or 4 on the Continuum of Need.

Important note: You will need to have undertaken all three foundation level domestic abuse e-learning modules prior to attending this course (see additional information under full details) or you may be turned away.  You will also need to attend the full two days in order to get your certificate.

 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 02 July 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Denton Island Community Centre Map
2 09 July 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Denton Island Community Centre Map

Code: EYCP411 EYFS : Practitioner Child Protection Training for Childcare Settings

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.

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 15 September 2020 18:30 - 21:00 The Civic Centre Map

Code: CWA330AB Adopting a Whole Family Approach to Domestic Abuse and Promoting Safety - Professional Level Workshop

This popular course is essential for practitioners from Children's Services and Adult Social Care, education, early help, the police and health, to review, update and consolidate core knowledge about domestic abuse. 

This two day ‘professional level’ workshop is part of the domestic abuse thematic learning pathway and will give an overarching and updated view on current research, theory and practice in the field. It is relevant for all East Sussex children's services practitioners working with children, young people and families assessed as level 3 or 4 on the Continuum of Need.

Important note: You will need to have undertaken all three foundation level domestic abuse e-learning modules prior to attending this course (see additional information under full details) or you may be turned away.  You will also need to attend the full two days in order to get your certificate.

 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 16 September 2020 09:30 - 16:30 The Hastings Centre Map
2 23 September 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Horntye Park Sports Complex Map

Code: CWA323 Mental Health: Impact of Adult Mental Health on Children and Young People - Professional Level Workshop

This popular workshop is delivered by CAMHS / East Sussex Safeguarding Children Partnership (ESSCP) professionals. It explores the impact of adult mental health on children and young people and is for staff that directly support families where adult mental health issues or illnesses might be present.

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 on the Continuum of Need and specifically Designated Safeguarding Leads (DSLs) and SENCOs from schools and early years providers. 

Important note: Participants will need to have undertaken the Mental Health Foundation eLearning (Modules 1 and 2) prior to attending this course (see additional information under full details) or you may be turned away.

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 22 September 2020 13:30 - 17:00 Horntye Park Sports Complex Map

Code: EYCP414 EYFS : Designated Safeguarding Leads (DSL) Training for Childcare Settings - Initial Training

This course will explain the role of the Designated Safeguarding Lead (DSL) and to give practitioners the skills to undertake the role within a childcare setting. The course facilitates achieving excellence in Child Protection and Safeguarding by giving tools to embed this into an establishment's organisational culture.

Please ensure you are familiar with the Continuum of Need and the Indicators, both attached for your information.

There is an expectation that as the DSL you know the signs, indicators and pre-disposing risk factors of abuse. If you are unsure of these please ensure you access the online safeguarding children course before you attend this training. You can access this training by clicking on the Elearning tab at the top of this page.

If you have already attended this training and need to update your training you must attend the EYFS: Designated Safeguarding Leads Training for Childcare Settings – Refresher Training. The refresher course has been reviewed to support experienced DSL's who have attended the initial training. This initial course is specifically designed to meet the needs of new DSL's.

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 24 September 2020 18:30 - 21:00 Wellshurst Golf Club Map
2 01 October 2020 18:30 - 21:00 Wellshurst Golf Club Map
3 08 October 2020 18:30 - 21:00 Wellshurst Golf Club Map