159 events found

Code: AA123 Asbestos Awareness

Acquire the knowledge to make your work environment safe from the dangerous substance of asbestos.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue
1 17 August 2022 09:45 - 12:30 Wandsworth Town Hall, Room 122

Code: ASC/22/0485 Carers Information Session

This is a short briefing session designed to raise the profile of carers amongst the Adult Social Care Operational Teams. We will be considering the practical steps required to complete a carers support form, eligibility criteria and resources for carers, including technology, Direct Payments and voluntary services. 

All sessions will be facilitated by the Carers Champions

The sessions will take place online via MS Teams. 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue
1 18 August 2022 11:00 - 12:30 Virtual Learning

Code: ASC/22/1327 Health and Wellbeing in Dementia

This course introduces staff to best practice in promoting Health and Wellbeing in Dementia.

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
1 18 August 2022 10:00 - 13:00 Virtual Learning
2 25 August 2022 10:00 - 13:00 Virtual Learning

Code: FS123 Fire Safety

Have the knowledge to act when a fire is detected.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue
1 18 August 2022 09:45 - 12:30 Wandsworth Town Hall, Room 122

Code: HSM123 Health & Safety Monitoring

Staff are aware of procedures and able to perform routine health and safety monitoring

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue
1 24 August 2022 09:45 - 12:30 Wandsworth Town Hall, Room 122

Code: ASC/22/0174 SAM Forum (Mandatory)

A series of regular forums are held throughout the year for Safeguarding Adults Managers on topical areas surrounding safeguarding practice. The forums offer the opportunity for peer networking and support, practice updates and professional discussion around pertinent areas for Safeguarding Managers.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue
1 25 August 2022 14:00 - 16:00 Virtual Learning

Code: LNW123 Lone Working

To make yourself aware of how to safely carry out lone working, adhering to procedures

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue
1 25 August 2022 09:45 - 12:30 Wandsworth Town Hall, Room 122

Code: SCB/22/0010 Drug & Alcohol Level 2 Training - Wandsworth

The course is aimed at those who will be working with drug-users aged 11 – 25 Years old in a variety of settings e.g., Social Workers, Child and Adolescent Mental Health Staff, Youth Offending Teams, Voluntary and Community Sector, Community Mental Health Teams, Domestic Violence Workers, Police Officers, and Probation Staff.

Drug and Alcohol (Substance Muise) Level 2 Training services for Wandsworth Council staff and Voluntary and community organisations working with at risk young people aged 11 to 25 years old.

The training will consist of:
1. Drug & Alcohol Training (Level 2) includes hidden harm, treatment tools, and interventions for working with young people.

2. Dual diagnosis treatment

The drugs & alcohol training (Level 2) will develop participants knowledge and skills in identifying substance misuse and alcohol related needs via screening and/or assessment. It will provide workers with strategies and treatment tools that they can use to help clients engage with drug and alcohol treatment services.

This drugs & alcohol training course looks at reasons why clients may resist treatment and how workers can begin to address this in practical ways that will support them to access services. It will introduce principles and key themes in harm reduction that clients can use to minimise risk to themselves and the people around them.



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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue
1 26 August 2022 10:00 - 13:00 Virtual Learning

Code: SCB/22/0848 Drug & Alcohol Level 2 Training - Wandsworth

The course is aimed at those who will be working with drug-users aged 11 – 25 Years old in a variety of settings e.g., Social Workers, Child and Adolescent Mental Health Staff, Youth Offending Teams, Voluntary and Community Sector, Community Mental Health Teams, Domestic Violence Workers, Police Officers, and Probation Staff.

Drug and Alcohol (Substance Muise) Level 2 Training services for Wandsworth Council staff and Voluntary and community organisations working with at risk young people aged 11 to 25 years old.

The training will consist of:
1. Drug & Alcohol Training (Level 2) includes hidden harm, treatment tools, and interventions for working with young people.

2. Dual diagnosis treatment

The drugs & alcohol training (Level 2) will develop participants knowledge and skills in identifying substance misuse and alcohol related needs via screening and/or assessment. It will provide workers with strategies and treatment tools that they can use to help clients engage with drug and alcohol treatment services.

This drugs & alcohol training course looks at reasons why clients may resist treatment and how workers can begin to address this in practical ways that will support them to access services. It will introduce principles and key themes in harm reduction that clients can use to minimise risk to themselves and the people around them.



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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue
1 26 August 2022 13:30 - 16:30 Virtual Learning

Code: SCB/22/0308 MARAC briefing

If you are a frontline professional and wish to improve your understanding of MARAC and its processes - these sessions have been designed for you!
The following will be covered:
Gain an understanding of the MARAC process and aims
• MARAC threshold
• Risk Assessment
• How to complete MARAC referral form
• Your role at MARAC, presenting and sharing research
• Understand the importance of information sharing and referring to MARAC
The briefings are intended to be informal sessions where I will be available to provide information, answer any questions and assist with any queries attendees might have.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue
1 30 August 2022 10:00 - 12:30 Virtual Learning