This pathway is for all childcare staff working in residential care who are not Social Work qualified. The pathway will guide you through the Learning and Development opportunities available to you in your first two years in post.
 
To book a place on these events follow the links to see available dates and locations, all events are also listed at the bottom of this page.


Induction and Online Learning Modules – Week One
Corporate Induction and Residential Induction Process
Child Sexual Exploitation
Manual Handling
Medication Level 1
Infection Prevention and Control




 
 
  
Residential Staff Development
Second Year
These courses can be done at the manager’s discretion. The unit must have two members of staff who have been on the courses at any one time. Course groupings signifies sequence of attendance
Learning and Development Training Days
The Secrets of Self Harm 1
Mental Health First Aid 2
Substance Misuse Awareness 1
Sexual Health and Personal Relationships 1
Caring for Young People who have been Sexually Abused 2
Total Training Days 7
        
Disability Homes Staff Development 
Second Year
These courses can be done at the manager’s discretion. The unit must have two members of staff who have been on the courses at any one time. Course groupings signifies sequence of attendance
Learning and Development Training Days
Epilepsy Awareness 0.5
Autism - Intermediate 1  1
Autism - Intermediate 2 1
Understanding Autism 3 1
Makaton 2
Protecting Disabled Children 1
Total Training Days 6.5
 
 
 
 
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Child Protection Awareness  
This full day course is designed for all staff who have infrequent or irregular contact with children, young people, parents or carers who may become aware of possible child abuse or neglect. This is an introductory course to children's safeguarding, to enable staff to be more alert to children's safety and welfare and know how to act on any concerns. This is not a refresher course for staff who have already completed safeguarding training. It will look at current definitions of child abuse and neglect and consider signs and indicators of abuse and neglect. It will outline the current le ...
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Wednesday 6 March 201909:30 - 16:30Horsham - County Hall North/ParksideRoom 13
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Wednesday 6 March 2019

09:30 - 16:30

Horsham - County Hall North/Parkside

Room 13


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Promoting Positive Mental Health in Children in Care (EVENT FULL)  
This one day course for those working with Children will support you in identifying behaviour as an expression of psychological distress and help you to explore ways of working that enable children and adults to develop coping strategies.
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Thursday 7 March 201909:30 - 16:30Horsham - County Hall North/ParksideRoom 14
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Thursday 7 March 2019

09:30 - 16:30

Horsham - County Hall North/Parkside

Room 14


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Food Safety and Hygiene Level 2 - Royal Society for Public Health  
This one day event will cover the principles of food hygiene for people who are food handlers. The event aims to provide you with the knowledge and understanding of; the importance of food hygiene, associated food safety hazards, good hygiene practice and controls based upon an awareness of food safety management systems. These topics are regarded by the Food Standards Agency as being important to understanding and maintaining good practice in the handling, processing and preparation of safe food. The event will provide you with an in-depth knowledge on food safety and updated legisl ...
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Tuesday 12 March 201909:30 - 16:30Worthing - Centenary HouseConference Room 4
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Tuesday 12 March 2019

09:30 - 16:30

Worthing - Centenary House

Conference Room 4


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HIV Hepatitis B and C Awareness (Blood Borne Virus)  
This half day course is for all professional staff working with children, young people and their families and is a Level 1 pathway course for Foster Carers. It identifies the processes of HIV and Hepatitis B and C infection, transmission and strategies for infection control.
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Wednesday 13 March 201909:30 - 13:30Chichester - County HallLearning Loft - 305
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Wednesday 13 March 2019

09:30 - 13:30

Chichester - County Hall

Learning Loft - 305


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Child Protection Awareness (EVENT FULL)  
This full day course is designed for all staff who have infrequent or irregular contact with children, young people, parents or carers who may become aware of possible child abuse or neglect. This is an introductory course to children's safeguarding, to enable staff to be more alert to children's safety and welfare and know how to act on any concerns. This is not a refresher course for staff who have already completed safeguarding training. It will look at current definitions of child abuse and neglect and consider signs and indicators of abuse and neglect. It will outline the current le ...
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Friday 15 March 201909:30 - 16:30Horsham - County Hall North/ParksideRoom 2 - Bodiam
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Friday 15 March 2019

09:30 - 16:30

Horsham - County Hall North/Parkside

Room 2 - Bodiam


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Autism - Intermediate 2 (EVENT FULL)  
This is a one day course for staff providing day to day support and care to people on the autistic spectrum. You must complete the Introduction to Autism online learning course and 'Autism - Intermediate 1' course before attending this course.
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Monday 18 March 201909:30 - 16:30Horsham - County Hall North/ParksideRoom 5 - Lewes
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Monday 18 March 2019

09:30 - 16:30

Horsham - County Hall North/Parkside

Room 5 - Lewes


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Food Safety and Hygiene Level 2 - Royal Society for Public Health (EVENT FULL)  
This one day event will cover the principles of food hygiene for people who are food handlers. The event aims to provide you with the knowledge and understanding of; the importance of food hygiene, associated food safety hazards, good hygiene practice and controls based upon an awareness of food safety management systems. These topics are regarded by the Food Standards Agency as being important to understanding and maintaining good practice in the handling, processing and preparation of safe food. The event will provide you with an in-depth knowledge on food safety and updated legisl ...
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Monday 18 March 201909:30 - 16:30Horsham - County Hall North/ParksideRoom 13
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Monday 18 March 2019

09:30 - 16:30

Horsham - County Hall North/Parkside

Room 13


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Autism - Intermediate 2  
This is a one day course for staff providing day to day support and care to people on the autistic spectrum. You must complete the Introduction to Autism online learning course and 'Autism - Intermediate 1' course before attending this course.
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Wednesday 20 March 201909:30 - 16:30Chichester - County HallLearning Loft - 304
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Wednesday 20 March 2019

09:30 - 16:30

Chichester - County Hall

Learning Loft - 304


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Child Protection Awareness (EVENT FULL)  
This full day course is designed for all staff who have infrequent or irregular contact with children, young people, parents or carers who may become aware of possible child abuse or neglect. This is an introductory course to children's safeguarding, to enable staff to be more alert to children's safety and welfare and know how to act on any concerns. This is not a refresher course for staff who have already completed safeguarding training. It will look at current definitions of child abuse and neglect and consider signs and indicators of abuse and neglect. It will outline the current le ...
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Thursday 21 March 201909:30 - 16:30Horsham - County Hall North/ParksideRoom 13
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Thursday 21 March 2019

09:30 - 16:30

Horsham - County Hall North/Parkside

Room 13


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Fire Safety - An Introduction (WSCC and PVI Care Establishments) (EVENT FULL)  
This interactive, half-day workshop is for all Care Establishment staff and will provide you with an understanding of fire, how it starts and spreads and the most effective ways of extinguishing different types of fire. It will look at your role and responsibilities in the event of a fire. This workshop can be part of an induction programme or as a refresher to previous learning. PARKING As there is no 'on site' parking at any of the Fire Stations - please allow extra time to find a parking space. Horsham Fire Station - Access The front door of the Fire Station is opp ...
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Thursday 21 March 201909:30 - 12:30Shoreham Fire StationTBA
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Thursday 21 March 2019

09:30 - 12:30

Shoreham Fire Station

TBA


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