Governance of Children and Family Centres – Advisory Boards

Event Description This module is for Children and Family Centre (CFC) Advisory Board members. It introduces you to the role played by members and the functions carried out by the board.
Training Objectives The aim of this module is to provide you with an introduction and overview of the role of Advisory Board members and the objectives of the Advisory Board. 
Learning Outcomes If you apply what you have learnt on this course you will be able to:

  • Recognise the core purpose of a Children and Family Centre (CFC) and how your skills or local knowledge will contribute to its delivery
  • State who should be represented on a board, and why
  • Identify ways to evaluate the progress of your CFCs
  • Provide support and challenge to the centre staff team and contribute to the effective delivery of board meetings
  • Discover why local parent user representation is essential
    Course Pre-Requisites It is recommended that you complete the online training module Setting the scene – a history of Children and Family Centres prior to attempting this course.

    You may have to allow pop-ups for this e-learning module. If you need help in doing this, please contact Corporate Learning and Development's helpdesk on 033 022 22003 (x22003). 
    Course Instructions Instructions on how to use this course are provided within the introduction. 
    Online Learning Course Category Children 
    Subject Areas Personal Development, Management, Induction, Equality and Diversity, Early Years, Customer Service, Communication and Writing Skills, Children and Young People 
    Target Audience WSCC Staff 
    Course Costs
    Internal LA Cost: £0.00
    PVI/Care Provider Cost: £0.00
    Partnership Cost: £0.00
    Early Years Subscriber Cost: £0.00
    External Cost: £0.00
    Session Session Date Session Length Session Venue
    Online Learning Anytime 30 minutes At your desk

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