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Code: ASC/21/0215 Safeguarding Adult Manager (SAM) Training

This course is for all managers and principle social workers and aims to develop their skills in chairing safeguarding case conferences and safeguarding case conference reviews, in line with Richmond and Wandsworth's Inter Agency Policy and Procedures.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 16 August 2021 10:00 - 13:00 Virtual Learning Map
2 17 August 2021 10:00 - 13:00 Virtual Learning Map
3 18 August 2021 10:00 - 13:00 Virtual Learning Map
4 19 August 2021 10:00 - 13:00 Virtual Learning Map

Code: ASC/21/0240 Practitioners Forum

A series of regular forums are held throughout the year for Enquiry Officers and any other practitioners working with safeguarding or complex case management on topical areas surrounding safeguarding practice. The forums offer the opportunity for peer networking and support, practice updates and professional discussion around pertinent areas of practice.

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1 26 August 2021 14:00 - 16:00 Virtual Learning Map

Code: PFR Planning for retirement

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iTrent Self Service

 
Course that prepares you for retirement.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 31 August 2021 14:00 - 16:30 Conference Room 1A, Town Hall Extension 1 Map
2 01 September 2021 09:30 - 16:30 Conference Room 1A, Town Hall Extension 1 Map

Code: ASC/21/0266 Unconscious Bias

This course introduces the concept of unconscious bias. It encourages practitioners to think proactively about how unconscious bias impacts on them personally as well as on the outcomes of their work, exploring this specifically around a social care setting. During the course participants are given the opportunity to explore strategies to minimise the impact of unconscious bias.

This course is for Department of Adult Social Care and Public Health (DASCPH), local authority staff only.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 07 September 2021 13:30 - 16:30 Virtual Learning Map
2 10 September 2021 13:30 - 16:30 Virtual Learning Map

Code: ASC/21/0265 Coroners Court

It is becoming increasingly common for professions to be called to give evidence where an adult with care and support needs dies. This course will explore the purpose of an inquest and provide practical guidance on steps practitioners should take when drafting witness statements or preparing to give oral evidence. The course sets out the responsibilities of the coroner and explains the investigatory process of an inquest. There will be a clear focus on core social care values and a human rights approach.

This course is for Department of Adult Social Care and Public Health (DASCPH), local authority staff who are required to understand the workings of the Coroners Court as part of their role.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 07 September 2021 10:00 - 13:00 Virtual Learning Map
2 08 September 2021 10:00 - 13:00 Virtual Learning Map

Code: ASC/21/0306b Continuing Health Care

This course uses cases to illustrate how appropriate applications can be presented to CCG. The new guidance will be covered, and participants will be given the opportunity to discuss ways of working with multi-disciplinary team to undertake good quality assessments. Tips will be provided on how to present information effectively, and how to work with individuals where applications don’t meet criteria.

This course is for Department of Adult Social Care and Public Health (DASCPH), local authority staff only.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 08 September 2021 13:30 - 16:30 Virtual Learning Map
2 09 September 2021 10:00 - 13:00 Virtual Learning Map

Code: MHFA Adult Mental Health First Aid

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MHFA will give you the skills and confidence to recognise symptoms, provide initial help, and guide the person towards appropriate professional help.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 09 September 2021 09:30 - 17:00 Wandsworth Town Hall, Room 256 Map
2 10 September 2021 09:30 - 17:00 Wandsworth Town Hall, Room 256 Map

Code: ASC/21/0306k Reflective Practice

The aim of this course is for staff to understand how reflective practice can be used to enhance outcomes.

This course is aimed at social workers but may also be suitable for other practitioners. The course utilises the framework of KSS for practice supervisors, as incorporates up to date research and tools on reflective practice. The course offers participants the opportunity to think constructively about how they use reflective practice both in individual and group settings. Core concepts are explored, and practical guidance is provided to enable practitioners to utilise these skills to enhance the outcomes of their work

This course is for Department of Adult Social Care and Public Health (DASCPH), local authority staff only.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 09 September 2021 13:30 - 16:30 Virtual Learning Map
2 10 September 2021 10:00 - 13:00 Virtual Learning Map

Code: ASC/21/0267 Motivational Interviewing for All Staff (ASC)

Following previous training, this course is a progression in the development of strengths based practices within Adult Social Services

Motivational interviewing is a collaborative, goal-oriented style of communication with particular attention to the language of change

It is designed to strengthen personal motivation for and commitment to a specific goal by eliciting and exploring the person's own reason(s) for change within an atmosphere of acceptance and compassion.

This course is for Department of Adult Social Care and Public Health (DASCPH), local authority staff only.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 13 September 2021 10:00 - 13:00 Virtual Learning Map
2 14 September 2021 10:00 - 13:00 Virtual Learning Map
3 27 September 2021 10:00 - 13:00 Virtual Learning Map
4 28 September 2021 10:00 - 13:00 Virtual Learning Map

Code: ASC/20/1290 Transition Support under the Care Act and Children and Families Act

This course considers the ‘Preparing for Adulthood’ agenda. It uses case examples to consider duties and responsibilities of a range of stakeholders in child/adult transitions in care. The course considers the main barriers to poor transitions and considers proactive strategies to enabling more positive outcomes.

This course is for Department of Adult Social Care and Public Health (DASCPH), local authority staff only.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 15 September 2021 10:00 - 16:30 Virtual Learning Map

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