Training schedule

Safeguarding Children Basic Awareness

Aims:

  • Understand the arrangements for managing safeguarding within Trafford
  • Be able to identify the categories of abuse and understand how they can present
  • Understand the whistleblowing process
  • Confidently respond to safeguarding concern that arise

Dates:

21st January 2020, 09:30 – 12:30 at Trafford Town Hall

10th March 2020, 09:30 – 12:30 at Trafford Town Hall

Safeguarding Adults Basic Awareness

Aims:

  • Understand the arrangements for managing safeguarding within Trafford
  • Understand how Making Safeguarding Personal aligns with The Care Act
  • Be able to identify the categories of abuse and understand how they can present
  • Confidently respond to safeguarding concern that arise

Dates:

23rd January 2020, 09:30 – 12:30 at Trafford Town Hall

18th March 2020, 09:30 – 12:30 at Trafford Town Hall

Drug and Alcohol Awareness

Aims:

  • Define the term drug and be able to identify what different drugs look like
  • Be aware of the effects that drugs and alcohol can have on physical health
  • Develop an awareness of the risk and protective factors to keep young people safe from substances
  • Be confident in making referrals to drug and alcohol support services

Dates:

Further dates to be confirmed

Female Genital Mutilation (FGM)

Aims:

  • Understand what FGM is and the various types of FGM
  • Understand the physical and psychological consequences of FGM
  • Be able to identify FGM risk factors and warning signs
  • Understand and be confident to use referral pathways
  • Analyse the beliefs, value and traditions supporting FGM, and how this impacts on contemporary British society.

Dates:

11th March 2020, 12:00 – 13:00 at Trafford Town Hall

Modern Slavery and Human Trafficking

Aims:

  • Understand what modern slavery and human trafficking is, and the difference between people smuggling.
  • Confidently identify and respond to potential cases of modern slavery and human trafficking
  • Be able to identify potential indicators of modern slavery and human trafficking
  • Apply current laws with a victim-centred and multi-agency approach

Dates:

4th March 2020, 09:30 – 12:00 at Trafford Town Hall

Scams and Doorstep Crime

Aims:

  • Define Scams and Doorstep Crime
  • Understand the offender and victim profile in Trafford
  • Appreciate the impact of this crime
  • Gain information on local initiatives in place to tackle this issue, and
  • Develop an understanding of what role you have

Dates:

13th January 2020, 13:00 – 15:00 at Trafford Town Hall

4th March 2020, 09:30 – 12:00 at Trafford Town Hall

19th March 2020, 10:00 – 12:30 at Trafford Town Hall

Complex Safeguarding (Children)

Aims:

  • Understand what constitutes child sexual exploitation, criminal exploitation, financial and material abuse, modern slavery and human trafficking
  • Navigate and understand the multi-agency service response to the above areas of abuse

Dates:

6th February 2020, 09:30 – 15:30 at Trafford Town Hall

Domestic Abuse

Aims:

  • Understand domestic abuse and its relationship to FGM, honour based violence and forced marriage.
  • Understand the impact of domestic abuse on babies, children, young people and adults.
  • Identify and confidently use risk assessment tools to support and safety plan for victims of domestic abuse
  • Learn from the recommendations of serious case reviews, safeguarding adult reviews, domestic homicide reviews and learning and improvement sub board reviews.

Dates:

20th February 2020, 09:30 – 16:30 – Limelight

26th March 2020, 09:30 – 16:30 at Trafford Town Hall

Graded Care Profile 2 – Evidence Based Assessment of Child Neglect

Aims:

  • Become a licensed user of the Graded Care Profile 2 Assessment
  • Understand and practically apply the functions and scoring system of the Graded Care Profile 2 Assessment
  • Understand how the Graded Care Profile 2 will be embedded across Trafford

Dates:

14th January 2020, 09:30 – 16:30 at Altrincham Library

31st January 2020, 09:30 – 16:30 at Trafford Town Hall

11th February 2020, 09:30 – 16:30 at Altrincham Library

25th February 2020, 09:30 – 16:30 at Altrincham Library

12th March 2020, 09:30 – 16:30 at Trafford Town Hall

Restorative Practice in the Children’s Workforce

Aims:

  • To provide all participants with the knowledge, skills, curiosity and confidence to practice in as wide a range of restorative practices as possible.

Dates:

18th January 2020, 09:30 – 16:30 at Altrincham Library

28th January 2020, 09:30 – 16:30 at Trafford Town Hall

27th February 2020, 09:30 – 16:30at Trafford Town Hall

5th March 2020, 09:30 – 16:30 at Sale Waterside

25th March 2020, 09:30 – 16:30 at Altrincham Library

Safeguarding Children using Early Help

Aims:

  • Understand the function of Early Help and your role within it
  • Be aware of the mechanisms in place to support the recording of Early Help and effective information sharing
  • Be confident in your understanding of the role of the Case Coordinator
  • Have an awareness of the Early Help commissioned offer in Trafford

Dates:

7th February 2020, 09:30 – 12:30 at Trafford Town Hall

30th March 2020, 09:30 – 12:30 at Trafford Town Hall

Voice of the Child

Aims:

  • Understand why, when and how to listen to the voice of the child
  • Know what happens when you don’t listen to the voice of the child
  • Assess and recognise the voice of the child
  • Identify strengths and areas for development in this area of work

Dates:

17th March 2020, 09:30 – 16:30 at Trafford Town Hall

Designated Safeguarding Lead (DSL) in Education

Aims:

  • Identify and understand relevant legislation and statutory guidance which governs the role of DSL
  • Be confident in promoting the safety and welfare of children within your setting
  • Understand your responsibilities (as set out in Keeping children safe in education, September 2018)

Dates:

17th January 2020, 09:30 – 12:30 at Altrincham Library

19th March 2020, 09:30 – 12:30 – venue to be confirmed

Safer recruitment and managing allegations against adults who work with children

Aims:

  • Identify key  features of staff recruitment that help deter or prevent the appointment of unsuitable people
  • Understand the makeup of a ‘culture of vigilance’ and actively promote it in your setting
  • Understand and be confident in using local procedures for managing allegations against adults who work with children.

Dates:

Further dates to be confirmed