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This four-hour face-to-face course from LGSS is suitable for Cambridgeshire-based social care frontline managers who have previously attended a full medication administration course and work in any care setting and who will be required to assess the competency of Support Workers to administer ear, nose, eye drops and inhaled medicines.

Delegates would wish to:

•             Understand how to support the service user prior to the administration of drops or inhaled medicines

•             Be able to describe the anatomy of the eye, ear, nose and respiratory system

•             Be able to state the correct positioning of the service user prior to the administration

•             Be able to discuss how to apply knowledge of infection control to the administration of these medications

•             Be able to explain the current ‘best practice’ of administration

•             Be able to discuss how to modify the administration to suit the service user’s individual needs

 

This course is only open to Employees from Cambridgeshire County Council’s Adult Support Services & employees from the social care Private, Voluntary & Independent sector in Cambridgeshire.

Fully funded for: Cambridgeshire County Council Adult Social Care staff.

A charge of £40 per person applies to: Private, Voluntary and Independent Organisations.

 A cancellation fee may be applied to all delegates

ENED (Ear, Nose & Eye Drops) & Inhaled Medicines for Managers Face to Face (Classroom)

This three-hour face-to-face course from LGSS is suitable for Cambridgeshire-based social care Support Workers who have previously attended a full medication administration course and who will be administering ENED (Ear, Nose & Eye Drops) & Inhaled Medicines in domiciliary care settings, day services, supported living services and extra-sheltered services based in Cambridgeshire.

Delegates would wish to:

•             Describe how to support the service user prior to the administration of drops or inhaled medicines

•             Describe the anatomy of the eye, ear, nose and respiratory system related to administration

•             State the correct positioning of the service user prior to the administration

•             Discuss how to apply knowledge of infection control to the administration of these medications

•             Explain the current ‘best practice’ of administration

•             Discuss how to modify the administration to suit the service user’s individual needs

This course is only open to Employees from Cambridgeshire County Council’s Adult Support Services & employees from the social care Private, Voluntary & Independent sector.

Fully funded for: Cambridgeshire County Council Adult Social Care staff.

A charge of £40 per person applies to: Private, Voluntary and Independent Organisations.

A cancellation fee may be applied to all delegates.

ENED (Ear, Nose & Eye Drops) & Inhaled Medicines for Support StaffFace to Face (Classroom)

This one day course from LGSS is suitable for Professionals who undertake direct work on a 1:1 basis with children, young people & families who wish to:

•             Understand why some families are harder to engage

•             Know how to challenge effectively

•             Explore ways to positively challenge

•             Understand the use of consequences in working with families

•             Build on reflective practice skills

There are no entry requirements for this course

 [£55] Advertised Price where not included in a Service Level Agreement and cost for cancelation/non attendance.

Engagement, Assertiveness & ChallengeFace to Face (Classroom)

This one day course from LGSS is suitable for Social Workers and District Family Workers in Cambridgeshire who wish to:

•             Be confident in starting initial discussion and risk assessments

•             Understand how to manage disclosures

•             Understand how to engage with perpetrators and families to reflect on the impact of Domestic Abuse has on victims

•             Be aware of tools and techniques to aid reflection within families and aid brief safety focused interventions

•             Be aware of when to withdraw from pieces of work and support referrals to specialist services.

It is essential that delegates should have completed the 1½ day Introduction to Domestic Abuse Course and /or have a working knowledge in this area, before accessing this course

[£55] Advertised Price where not included in a Service Level Agreement and cost for cancellation/non attendance.

Engaging with Perpetrators of Domestic AbuseFace to Face (Classroom)

This one day face-to-face course from LGSS is suitable for support workers/senior support workers from the PVI sector, CCC Adult Support Coordinators and CCC & CPFT Social Workers and others who provide support to adults with a learning disability and epilepsy.

The course provides a general overview of CCC’s Epilepsy service and some of the technology they use. It’s an interactive session suitable for anyone working, studying or volunteering in health and social care in Cambridgeshire.

The course is facilitated by Learning Disability Nurses and is aimed at staff and carers who support service users who have a learning disability and the facilitators will refer to Adults with a Learning Disability during the training. If you do not work with adults with a learning disability the course will still be relevant as most of the information provided will still be applicable to other fields of practice.

Delegates would wish to:

•          Gain an understanding of epilepsy and different types of seizures

•          Have information on the safe management of a seizure

•          Be able to recognise an emergency situation arising from a seizure and safely manage this

•          Increase skills in observing and recording seizures

•          Demonstrate awareness of how to appropriately administer rectal diazepam and buccal midazolam

This course is only open to Cambridgeshire County Council Adult Social Care staff, Cambridge & Peterborough Foundation Trust social care staff & employees from Private, Voluntary and Independent Organisations who are delivering health and social care interventions in Cambridgeshire. This could include support workers, Adult Support Co-ordinators or Social Workers.

There is no charge for CCC employees and no charge for CPFT Social Workers to attend this course. There is a £55.00 charge for the wider CPFT workforce and the PVI sector.

A cancellation fee may be applied.

Epilepsy AwarenessFace to Face (Classroom)

This half-day course from LGSS is suitable for support workers/senior support workers from the PVI sector, CCC Adult Support Coordinators and CCC & CPFT Social Workers and others who provide support to adults with a learning disability and epilepsy.

This is a follow up to the one day training. It is advisable for support staff to attend this training one to two years after completing the one-day training.

Delegates would wish to:

•          Have an opportunity to discuss their experiences of supporting service users who have epilepsy and/or require emergency medication

•          Reflect on their understanding of epilepsy and the different types of seizures

•          Demonstrate an understanding of the safe management of a seizure

•          Demonstrate they can recognise and respond to emergency situations arising from a seizure

•          Continue to develop skills in observing and recording of seizures

•          Share best practice examples

This course is only open to Cambridgeshire County Council Adult Social Care staff, Cambridge & Peterborough Foundation Trust social care staff & employees from Private, Voluntary and Independent Organisations who are delivering health and social care interventions in Cambridgeshire. This could include support workers, Adult Support Co-ordinators or Social Workers.

There is no charge for CCC employees and no charge for CPFT Social Workers to attend this course. There is a £40.00 charge for the wider CPFT workforce and the PVI sector.

A cancellation fee may be applied.

Epilepsy Awareness RefresherFace to Face (Classroom)

This 2 hour session to be held in the NCC IT Learning Suites at One Angel Square to enable Budget Managers to have a hands on guide into how to review, update and submit their monitoring forecasts. 

Before attending, delegates need to have familiarised themselves with the Budget Manager webinars numbers 1 to 5 available in the Budget Managers Resources section.

As the IT learning suite is being used, delegates will need to have a NCC login in order to access the system or may need to share with a colleague.

ERP Gold Budget Manager Training - LGSS Budget ManagersFace to Face (Classroom)

This 2 hour ERP Gold Presentation is for NCC Finance Business Partners covering:

  • Coding structure changes
  • A walk-through of the new excelerator templates inc the journal & forecast template
  • An overview of reporting functionality 
ERP Gold Presentation for NCC Finance Business PartnersFace to Face (Classroom)

ERP Gold presentation for NCC/LGSS Budget Managers

ERP Gold presentation for NCC/LGSS Budget ManagersFace to Face (Classroom)

A lively and interactive two-day workshop, that allows you to understand the basic principles of leading your team. It provides an introduction to a range of tools, techniques and theories that support the skills, behaviors and knowledge required to be or aspiring to be an effective first line manager/supervisor.’ With opportunities for you to practice your newly acquired skills in a "safe environment" so as to enable you to succeed in your role.

[£300.00] Advertised Price where not included in a Service Level Agreement and cost for cancellation/non attendance.

Essential Skills for Aspiring and New ManagersFace to Face (Classroom)

This 2 hour course from LGSS is suitable for all governors who wish to

• To examine the statutory guidance linked to exclusion from school (including recent changes).

• To look at the responsibilities of the Head teacher and Governors in the exclusion process.

• To provide guidance to Governors involved in the exclusion process.

No entry requirements

[£70.00] Advertised Price where not included in a Service Level Agreement and cost for cancelation/non attendance.

Please note that if the course does not reach minimum numbers we will rearrange.

Dates Available

27.11.2018 - 18:30-20:30 - 1 Angel Square, Northampton NN1 1ED

30.04.2019 - 18:30-20:30 - 1 Angel Square, Northampton NN1 1ED

Exclusion-Governor RoleFace to Face (Classroom)

This half day course from LGSS is suitable for professionals who are new to or lack confidence in facilitating group sessions with with children, young people, parents/carers or colleagues who wish to:

•             Understand the key principles of Group Work

•             Be able to plan a group session

•             Understand different learning styles

•             Understand how to manage challenging behaviour

There are no entry requirements for this course

[40-00] Advertised Price where not included in a Service Level Agreement and cost for cancelation/non attendance.

Facilitating GroupsFace to Face (Classroom)

This 2 hour course from LGSS is suitable for Finance governors in Academies.who wish to

• Understand the financial implications of being an independent state funded school

• Consider the financial roles and responsibilities within an academy

• Clarify the financial reporting, financial management and governance requirements

No entry requirements

Please note that if the course does not reach minimum numbers we will rearrange

[£70.00] Advertised Price where not included in a Service Level Agreement and cost for cancelation/non attendance.

Finance for Academy GovernorsFace to Face (Classroom)

This 2 hour course from LGSS is suitable for new and experienced governors who wish to learn;

• The basics of school finance - how schools are funded, budget terminology, revenue and capital budgets
•Statutory responsibilities for approving, monitoring and reporting on your budget
•The effective use of school resources and value for money
•Governance implications of SFVS – the Schools Financial Value Standard
•Recent and potential changes to school funding.
• Consider case study examples of budget deficit and surplus
•Interrogate planning assumptions and budget variances
•Explore potential actions to bring a budget back into balance.

Please note that if the course does not reach minimum numbers we will rearrange

[£70.00] Advertised Price where not included in a Service Level Agreement and cost for cancelation/non attendance.

Date Available

9th October 2018 - 18:30-20:30 - 1 Angel Square, Northampton NN1 1ED

5th February - 2018 - 18:30-20:30 - 1 Angel Square, Northampton NN1 1ED

Finance for Governors in LA Schools & AcademiesFace to Face (Classroom)

This half day face to face course from LGSS Learning and Development is tailored to the need of the prospective Fire Warden who is responsible for fire safety and evacuation.

[£40.00] Advertised Price where not included in a Service Level Agreement and cost for cancellation/non attendance.

Fire Warden TrainingFace to Face (Classroom)

This a 2 day course from LGSS and is suitable for anyone who has responsibility for taking control of an emergency situation.  It is designed for anyone who has a current or recently expired (No greater 1 calendar month)  3 day first aid at work certificate, and needs to re-new or update their certificate.

Please be aware that this course is formally assessed throughout, it will involve some practical exercises which will require you to work on the floor, so a good standard of physical ability is required.    Please ensure footwear and clothing is appropriate, as delegates will be required to take part practical tasks that may involve laying on the floor.

Please bring with you photographic ID* and a copy of your previous certificate to the first session, this must be in date or expired by less than 1 calendar month. 

*This is a requirement by our awarding organisation - Highfield ABC 

[£125.00] Advertised Price where not included in a Service Level Agreement and cost for cancellation/non attendance.

First Aid - RequalificationFace to Face (Classroom)

This 3 day course from LGSS and is suitable for anyone who has responsibility for taking control of an emergency situation.  Following a first aid needs assessment, this 3 day course will give first aiders comprehensive skills and knowledge to react to a range of first aid emergencies.

Please be aware that this course is formally assessed throughout, it will involve some practical exercises which will require you to work on the floor, so a good standard of physical ability is required.    Please ensure footwear and clothing is appropriate, as delegates will be required to take part practical tasks that may involve laying on the floor.

Please bring with you photographic ID on the first session. - This is a requirement by our awarding organisation - Highfield ABC

[£175.00] Advertised Price where not included in a Service Level Agreement and cost for cancellation/non attendance.

First Aid at Work - QualificationFace to Face (Classroom)

This 4 hour (2 x 2 hour evening or 1 x 5 hour session including break) course from LGSS Learning and Development is for Northamptonshire Foster Carers and Adopters. This is a key requirement for Fosterers, Adopters and Carers who may have to deal with a range of minor accidents and injuries. This course will provide participants with the skills to deal with minor ailments and injuries, choking and resuscitation. In addition participants will learn how to prevent and deal with accidents in the home.

Please provide the name of your Social Worker

[£0.00] Advertised Price where not included in a Service Level Agreement and cost for cancelation/non attendance.

First Aid for Baby and Child - Foster Carers & Adopters onlyFace to Face (Classroom)

This three-hour course from LGSS is suitable for all support staff including supported living, residential, respite, adult placement and day services who provide support to adults to eat and drink.

Delegates would wish to:

•          Gain a general understanding of food safety and hygiene in the preparation and handling of food

•          Understand the importance of good nutrition and hydration in maintaining health and wellbeing

•          Recognise signs and symptoms of poor nutrition and hydration

•          Understand how to promote adequate nutrition and hydration

This course is open to Cambridgeshire County Council Adult Social Care staff, Cambridge & Peterborough Foundation Trust social care staff & employees from Private, Voluntary and Independent Organisations in Cambridgeshire and Northhamptomshire who are delivering health and social care interventions. There is no charge for CCC employees and for CPFT Social Workers to attend this course. There is a £40.00 charge for the wider CPFT workforce and the PVI sector in Cambridgeshire and Northhamptomshire.

A cancellation fee may be applied

Fluids & NutritionFace to Face (Classroom)

This three-hour course from LGSS is suitable for all support staff including supported living, residential, respite, adult placement and day services who are directly involved in food preparation and cooking activities.

Delegates would wish to:

•          Understand the importance of food safety

•          Know of suitable food preparation methods that will ensure prevention of contamination, multiplication of bacteria and the spread of infection

•          Know of the consequences and deviation of good food hygiene practices

•          Understand ways in which good hygiene practices can be promoted

This course is open to Cambridgeshire County Council Adult Social Care staff, Cambridge & Peterborough Foundation Trust social care staff & employees from Private, Voluntary and Independent Organisations in Cambridgeshire and Northamptonshire who are delivering health and social care interventions.

There is no charge for CCC employees and for CPFT Social Workers to attend this course. There is a £40.00 charge for the wider CPFT workforce and the PVI sector in Cambridgeshire and Northamptonshire

A cancellation fee may be applied

Food Safety Awareness Face to Face (Classroom)

This course from  LGSS Learning and Development is for Northamptonshire Foster Carers.  It is a 12 week programme delivered in 12 x 3 hour weekly sessions.

By the end of the course you will:

  • Have an opportunity to look at different ways of responding to children's behavioural difficulties
  • Understand what is effective in the process of helping children to regulate their emotions
  • Look at the benefits of using positive reinforcements within behaviour management
  • Experience improved behaviour and better relationships as a result of the training programme
  • Contribute to the continued stability of foster placements
Fostering Changes (3-11 Years)Face to Face (Classroom)

This course from  LGSS Learning and Development is for Northamptonshire Foster Carers.  It is a 12 week programme delivered in 12 x 3 hour weekly sessions.

By the end of the course you will:

•Have an opportunity to look at different ways of responding to children's behavioural difficulties

•Understand what is effective in the process of helping children to regulate their emotions

•Look at the benefits of using positive reinforcements within behaviour management

•Experience improved behaviour and better relationships as a result of the training programme

•Contribute to the continued stability of foster placements

Fostering Changes - Older Child 10 Years plusFace to Face (Classroom)

This one day course from LGSS Learning and Development is suitable for anyone involved in the moving and handling of children and young people including Hoisting ( Formerly titled Manual Handling of children and young adults).

By the end of the course you will:

  • Have acquired knowledge and understanding of the legislation surrounding moving handling and your responsibilities regarding the handling of children and young people
  • Understand unsafe handling practice and the consequences of using controversial methods
  • Have practical experience of how to safely support children and young people with moving and handling both with the aid of equipment and without
  • Have knowledge and understanding of the use of efficient moving principles in safer handling of children and young people
  • Have an understanding of the importance of effective communication and promoting dignity and respect when assisting children and young people.

Course entry requirements: You will have a desire to support children and young people to move in a safe manner. You will need suitable clothing to be able to participate in the practical elements of the course and a level of fitness which will allow you to do so, in order for competencies to be demonstrated.

[75.00] Advertised Price where not included in a Service Level Agreement and cost for cancellation/non attendance.

Foundation Course in Safer Handling of Children and Young People including HoistingFace to Face (Classroom)

This 1 day course from LGSS Learning and Development is suitable for anyone involved in moving and handling of adults including hoisting (Formerly titled Manual Handling of Adults).

By the end of the course you will:

  • Acquire the knowledge and understanding of the legislation surrounding moving and handling and your legal responsibilities regarding the safe handling
  • Awareness of how poor and controversial handling techniques can lead to injury and what measures are required to prevent an injury occurring including practical experience of using Efficient Moving Principles in safe handling practice
  • Practical experience of the safe use of small pieces of moving and handling equipment.
  • Understand your responsibilities in relation to the Lifting Operating Lifting Equipment Regulations (LOLER), develop your ability ti identify moving & handling hazards and practice safe hoisting
  • Understand  how to read and use Personal Moving and Handling Risk Assessment Plans.
  • An understanding of the importance of effective communication and of promoting dignity and respect when assisting customers with varying handling needs and a diversity of disabilities and conditions

[£75.00] Advertised Price where not included in a Service Level Agreement and cost for cancellation/non attendance

Foundation Course in Safer People Handling including hoisting (Adults)Face to Face (Classroom)

Consumers lose £5-10 billion to scams each year!

Friends Against Scams aims to protect and prevent people from becoming victims of scams by empowering communities to take a stand against scams.

This half day course from CCC’s Strengthening Communities Service is suitable for anyone working in Cambridgeshire who wishes to:

•             Understand the different types of scams, how to recognise scams and how scammers operate

•             Understand the effects of scams on people

•             Learn ways to protect yourself and others from scams

•             Learn what to do if you get scammed

There are no entry requirements for this course

There is no charge to attend this course. A cencellation fee may be applied.

Friends Against Scams  Face to Face (Classroom)

The FRIENDS’ For Life programme is an evidence-based resilience programme designed specifically for 8 to 11 year olds, which aims to:
• Teach life skills for coping with challenging situations.
• Normalise states of emotional distress, and develop self-regulation and self-soothing skills.
• Promote self-confidence and empathy.
• Identify values that will promote positive choices.
• Build positive social networks and role models, and teach constructive peer relationship skills, thus reducing bullying.
• Improve attitudes to learning and academic performance.

This full-day training aims to enables delegates to:
• Facilitate the FRIENDS for Life programme within their settings.
• Understand the theoretical underpinnings of the programme including the cognitive behavioural therapy model and the relationship between  risk and preventative factors and resilience.
• Identify the skills needed to run a FRIENDS for Life group.

For more information, or if you are interested in whole school/ cluster training, please email: tamhs@childrenfirstnorthamptonshire.co.uk or speak to your Link Educational Psychologist.

Important Note: Settings will need to purchase their own resources to deliver this programme including individual EBooks and an electronic facilitator’s manual. These cost £2.75 per EBook/ Manual.

[£167.00] Advertised Price where not included in a Service Level Agreement and cost for cancellation/non attendance.

FRIENDS for Life Face to Face (Classroom)

The Fun Friends Resilience programme is an evidence-based programme designed specifically for 4 to 7 year olds, which aims to help children:

  • Recognise that all feelings are okay, but it is what we do with them that is important.
  • Identify happy experiences
  • Be empathetic to all living things and to care for the environment.
  • Replace unhelpful thoughts with helpful thoughts.
  • Replace thumbs down (negative) behaviours with thumbs up (positive) behaviours.
  • Develop a support network of positive role models.

The programme is delivered over ten 1 1/2  hour sessions.

This full-day training aims to enables delegates to:

  • Facilitate the Fun Friends programme within their settings.
  • Understand the theoretical underpinnings of the programme including the cognitive behavioural therapy model and the relationship between risk and preventative factors and resilience.Identify the skills needed to run a Fun Friends group.

For more information, or if you are interested in whole school/ cluster training, please email: tamhs@childrenfirstnorthamptonshire.co.uk or speak to your Link Educational Psychologist.Important Note:

Settings will need to purchase their own resources to deliver this programme including individual EBooks and an electronic facilitators manual. These cost £2.75 per EBook/ Manual.

[£167.00] Advertised Price where not included in a Service Level Agreement and cost for cancelation/non attendance.

Fun FriendsFace to Face (Classroom)

This 3 hour course is for Northamptonshire County Council elected members only

The session aims to familiarise councillors with the Council’s constitutional procedures relating to the operation of committee meetings and to enable them to consider some of the issues and challenges that can be involved in conducting meetings effectively. The session will provide factual information but also give new councillors an opportunity to hear from some experienced returning councillors about their practical experiences of meetings at the Council.



Getting the Most from Committee MeetingsFace to Face (Classroom)

This 20 minute webinar will run 4 times on 27/11/2017 - the Learning Hub Open Day.

Places will be limited by bookings, there will be a maximum of 30 places avaialble on each webinar.

On the day there will be 12 computers avaialble in room LG-09 - Hawking, where you will be able to access the webinars.

The webinar times are

10:30

12:00

13:30

15:30

The webinar will cover:

Features, search and navigation

My Learning - record of learning

Getting the most out of iLearnOnline

Google Analytics can give you plenty of information on the performance of your website, content and your users. In this introductory session, learn more about how to read and analyse the data Google Analytics collects on your website.

 Explore:

 • What you want your website to do

• Why Google Analytics is an important tool for your website

• How users find and interact with your website

 Restricted bookings for NCC, NASS, FFW and LGSS employees only. Please book on as places are limited.

 

Google Analytics - BitesizeFace to Face (Classroom)

This half day course from LGSS is suitable for Practitioners within Childrens Services who work with childrens and their families on a regular basis and undertake assessments who wish to:

• Explore actions to be taken in cases where neglect is a significant factor within a child’s home situation

• Be able to use the new format Graded Care Profile to assess the extent of neglect, and to monitor evidence of any improvement or    deterioration

• Understand the evidence that the Graded Care Profile could provide within a referral or court setting

• Understand how to work with families to address concerns around neglect and support with sustainable changes

• Understand how to identify when progress is not being made and the possible reasons for this

There are no entry requirements for this course.

 [£40-00] Advertised Price where not included in a Service Level Agreement and cost for cancelation/non attendance.

Graded Care Profile: Assessing and Responding to NeglectFace to Face (Classroom)

This 2 hour course from LGSS is suitable for Governors, clerks, headteachers who wish to

•Outline the requirements of DfE regulations and guidance
•Examine a model complaints policy
•Discuss each step in the complaints procedure, focusing on the roles of the chair of governors, panel members and clerk.

No entry requirements

Please note that if the course does not reach minimum numbers we will rearrange

[£70.00] Advertised Price where not included in a Service Level Agreement and cost for cancelation/non attendance.

Handling ComplaintsFace to Face (Classroom)

This 3 hour bespoke course from LGSS for Fairfields School is suitable for Headteachers who wish to:

  • understand the roles and responsibilities of the governing body
  • establish a productive relationship with the governing body
  • develop and maintain effective processes for working with governors and especially the chair of governors
  • work with the Governing Body so that it can undertake its responsibilities.

No entry requirements

Please note that if the course does not reach minimum numbers we will rearrange

[£TBC] Advertised Price where not included in a Service Level Agreement and cost for cancelation/non attendance.

14th September 2018 - 09:30-12:30 at Fairfields School - NN2 6JN

To book https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/governor-training-tickets-38802821283

Headteacher Introduction to GovernanceFace to Face (Classroom)

This 2 hour course from LGSS and is suitable for all Governors in Academies and Maintained Schools who wish to gain a fuller understanding of the performance management process. 

  • To understand how performance management of the head teacher relates to whole school progress and development
  • To clarify appraisal regulations and Ofsted's expectations of governors

  • To develop governors' knowledge of the performance management planning cycle

[70.00] Advertised Price where not included in a Service Level Agreement and cost for cancelation/non attendance.

Please note that if the course does not reach minimum numbers we will rearrange.

Dates Available

16.10.2018 - 18:30-20:30 - 1 Angel Square NN1 1ED

13.11.2018 - 18:30-20:30 - 1 Angel Square NN1 1ED

12.02.2019 - 18:30-20:30 - 1 Angel Square NN1 1ED

Headteacher Performance ManagementFace to Face (Classroom)

This 1 x 2 hour session course from LGSS is suitable for all governors who are faced with recruiting a new headteacher should arrange this training session for all governors, not just for the selection panel.
The course provides practical guidance on every step of the recruitment process, including the job and person specifications, advertising, appointing the selection panel, shortlisting candidates, interview techniques, and strategies for safer recruitment.

There are no entry requirements required for this course.

Please note that if the course does not reach minimum numbers we will rearrange.

 [£70.00] Advertised Price where not included in a Service Level Agreement and cost for cancelation/non attendance.

Headteacher RecruitmentFace to Face (Classroom)

This 2 hour course from LGSS is suitable for all governors who wish to have sufficient knowledge and a reasonable overview of current health and safety requirements in schools, to effectively support the Headteacher and senior leadership team.

Governing boards, having control of school premises, must take reasonable steps to ensure the health and safety of the school environment, including buildings and equipment, ensuring that adequate arrangements are in place in line with policies and procedures.  The school governor’s role in health and safety session has been designed to ensure governors have sufficient knowledge and a reasonable overview of current health and safety requirements in schools, to effectively support the Headteacher and senior leadership team.

The session, delivered by a Health & Safety specialist, will provide Academy & School Governors with an overview of their responsibilities as employer under health and safety legislation, and also an understanding of the employee responsibilities.  The session will also include an overview of how the senior leadership team should be managing and monitoring health and safety, and to ensure that any risks to health and safety are controlled.

 

Please note that if the course does not reach minimum numbers we will rearrange.

[£70.00] Advertised Price where not included in a Service Level Agreement and cost for cancelation/non attendance.

Available Dates

16.10.2018 - 18:30-20:30 - 1 Angel Square, Northampton NN1 1ED

02.04.2019 - 18:30-20:30 - 1 Angel Square, Northampton NN1 1ED

Health and Safety for Governors in LA Schools and AcademiesFace to Face (Classroom)

This 2 hour course from  Northamptonshire Foster Carers is suitable for Fostering, Family Link and Connected Persons Carers.

Who wish to know:

The IHA/RHA process, including training around sexual health, physical and emotional health and well-being, transition and Health passports.

Health of Looked After Children - Foster Carers & Adopters onlyFace to Face (Classroom)

This half day course from LGSS Learning and Development is for Northamptonshire Foster Carers and Adopters. By the end of the course you will:

  • Be able to establish ways in which all those involved can prepare and support children in their move from short term placements to permanent homes
  • Be able to provide information to assist those in the planning process for all children who are moving to permanency
  • Be able to acknowledge the significant impact that both planned and unplanned moves have on children and how this can be minimised
Helping Children Move to Adoption and Long Term Fostering - Foster Carers & Adopters onlyFace to Face (Classroom)

This half day course from LGSS Learning and development is essential for anyone involved in using hoists to move and handle people.

  By the end of the course you will:

  • Understand how to safely use a people hoist including the opportunity to practice sling fitting and hoisting yourself
  • Acquire an awareness of efficient moving principles in safe handling
  • See different types of slings and hoists available on the market Understand your responsibilities in relation to the Lifting Operating Lifting Equipment Regulations (LOLER) and the consequences of failing to implement these
  • Develop your ability to identify moving and handling hazards and risks to both yourself and customers when hoisting, and the measures required to prevent an injury occurring.

It is essential that you have completed the Foundation Course in Safer People Handling prior to attending the Hoist Course in Safer People Handling to ensure you have the grounding knowledge of safe moving and handling before advancing to hoisting. 

 

[75.00] This course is funded for NCC.  Advertised Price where not included in a Service Level Agreement and cost for cancellation/non-attendance.

Hoist Course in Safer People HandlingFace to Face (Classroom)

This 2 hour course from LGSS is suitable for Headteachers who wish to

Gain an understanding of situations Governors may face in relation to employment in schools and ensure they know what their role would be in these situations.

No entry requirements for this course

Please note that if the course does not reach minimum numbers we will rearrange

[£70.00] Advertised Price where not included in a Service Level Agreement and cost for cancelation/non attendance.

HR OverviewFace to Face (Classroom)
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