Training and Events Programme 2018/19

Click here to download our 2018/19 Training & Events Programme Poster

Course Attendance Fees:
The IOWSCB offer free training to their partner agencies. In the case of non-attendance or cancellation within 48 hours of an event a fee of £120 will be incurred.  This fee will be waived if a suitable delegate is sent instead. Should a candidate be unable to attend a course or a suitable deletegate cannot be found, please inform us as soon as possible on 01983 814545 or lscb@iow.gov.uk

How to Book:
Book your ticket through Eventbrite via the links provided in each training course below.
 
Free E-Learning Child Sexual Exploitation
A free Online E-Learning Course run by Kwango on behalf of the Isle of Wight and
Hampshire Safeguarding Children Boards.
Please email us at LSCB@iow.gov.uk providing your full name, job title and organisation and we
will provide you with a User ID and Password to access this training course.
Click here to access the training
 
Free E-Learning Female Genital Mutilation (FGM)
The Home Office has launched a free online training package dealing with female genital mutilation (FGM), developed with Virtual College. It will give teachers, police, doctors, social workers and Border Force staff the training they need to help them identify and assist girls who are at risk of FGM. Read more here
Click here to access training
 
Free E-Learning Domestic Abuse Basic Awareness
Free Online E-Learning Course facilitated by the Hampshire Domestic Abuse Forum.
Click here to access the training and scroll to section 2
 
Free E-Learning Parental Substance Misuse
This resource from the Social Care Institute for Excellence provides audio, video and interactive
technology to assist in exploring parental substance misuse, its effects on children and parenting
capacity and the implications for social work practitioners.
Click here to access the training
 
Free E-Learning PREVENT
This resource provides a flexible way of learning more about the Prevent duty and what individuals and organisations in the FE sector need to do. Other education sectors will also find it useful.
There are modules for: Practitioners, Support Staff, Leaders and Managers, and Governors and Board members.
Click here to access the training
 
Free E-Learning

*NEW*
Seen & Heard
"At the heart of Seen and Heard is a video-based 60-minute e-learning module, built around the real experiences and stories of young people, told in their own words. One hour of your time could make all the difference"

To fin out more and Register to access the course click here
 
Free E-Learning

*NEW*
Virtual College
The Virtual College is an e-learning resource with over 50 online courses (all at Level 1 as defined by the Safeguarding Children Boards) available which cover safeguarding children as well as adults. A list of the courses available can be found here.
Courses are free to members and partners of the IOWSCB, HSCB and voluntary organisations.
To register and access the courses click here
 
   
 
 
LSCB Conference 2018 IOWSCB Annual Conference

'Safeguarding Children in a Cyber Enabled Society'

Date: Thursday 11th October 2018
Location: Cowes Yatch Haven
To Book: Tickets be avaialble nearer the date
There is no cost to attend for partner agencies who contribute to the IOWSCB’s funding


The presentation slides for the 2017 conference, which was on 'Building Emotional Resilience in Children',
can be found on our Conference Resources page here
 
 
 


LSCB Training Course

*NEW*

 
Introduction to Child Neglect
(Level 2/3)

An interactive, one day development workshop which will enable those who work with children and their
families, in a variety of settings, to recognise signs and indicators of children and young people who are, or
may be, neglected. Aimed at multi-agency practitioners and voluntary sector workers, with knowledge ranging from basic awareness to that of more experienced practitioners.Training Course Poster

By the end of the session delegates will:
  • understand the concept of significant harm / neglect as identified in IOW and HSCB Neglect Strategy
  • be able to identify indicators of the four types of neglect and consider the significance of individual perspectives when identifying neglect and the implications for practice
  • have been introduced to a guide to recognising neglect in children
  • understand the concept of ‘good enough’ parenting
  • have explored issues of assessing parental capacity to change
Prerequisites:
Delegates must have previously completed the Virtual College E-Learning modules listed below, and must
bring certificates of completion to this training. Access to the Virtual College can be found under
E-Learning on this page.
  • Awareness of Child Abuse and Neglect - Foundation
  • Awareness of Child Abuse and Neglect – Core
Delegates must also be familiar with Hampshire's Neglect Strategy and Toolkit, links below:
Dates: 14th March 2018, Innovation Centre, Newport
Dates: 4th May 2018Westridge, Ryde *Spaces still available*
Dates: 12th June 2018Innovation Centre, Newport
Dates: 16th July 2018Innovation Centre, Newport
Dates: 16th October 2018Westridge, Ryde

Times:  9.30 - 16.30
To Book: Click on the dates above
 
LSCB Training Course Rapid Response to an Unexpected Child Death
For professionals to have a clear understanding of process and expectations within their own organisation, a better understanding of the Rapid Response process and procedure, and an awareness of the CDOP process, function and importance of notifications.
Click here for more information
Level 3/4 training

Date: 19th June 2018 *Spaces still available*

Training Course Location: Lecture Theatre, St Mary's Hospital
Training Course Times: 9.30 - 12.00
To Book: Click on the date above
 
LSCB Training Course Sandstories
A one-day course for frontline practitioners and managers working in child protection.
You’ll explore strategies for maintaining a child centred and ‘authoritative’ approach
with resistant families, without losing empathy and compassion.
This course requires attendance for the full duration of the day. The training requires a strong group dynamic, which is nurtured throughout the day. This is always comprimised when attendees leave before the end. 
Click here for more information
Level 2/3 training

Date: 24th April 2018 *Full*
Date: 6th September 2018

Training Course Location: Innovation Centre, Newport
Training Course Times: 9.30 - 16.30
To Book: Click on the dates above
 
LSCB Training Course

New Date Added


 
Harmful Sexual Behaviour
A half day training course which will provide an opportunity in which to explore and consider information and views in relation to Harmful Sexual Behaviour, displayed by children and young people.
Click here for more information.
Level 2/3 training

Date: 27th June 2018, 12.00 - 16.00, Westridge, Ryde *Spaces still available*
Date: 15th January 2019, 9.30 - 13.30, Main Lecture Theatre, St Mary's Hospital

To Book: Click on the date above
 
LSCB Training Course Missing, Exploited and Trafficked Children
The aim of this course is to provide participants with a greater understanding of Child Sexual Exploitation, Child Trafficking and Children who go Missing. This knowledge will increase the ability of those working in safeguarding to identify the risks, potential victims and those already subjected to CSE. It will also increase the ability to identify those at risk, respond to incidents and follow the referral process for Child Trafficking.
Click here for more information.
Level 2/3

Date: 28th June 2018 *Spaces still available*
Date: 6th February 2018

Training Course Location: Innovation Centre, Newport
Training Course Times: 9.30 - 16.30
To Book: Click on the dates above
 
LSCB Training Course Working Together to Safeguard Children (Level 3)
The aim of this course is to explain that safeguarding is everyone’s responsibility.
Each organisation and professional should play their full part in safeguarding, focusing on a “child
centred approach”, based on having a clear understanding on the needs and views of the children.
The course will focus on the roles and responsibilities of each agency and the importance of information
sharing about concerns that have been identified, when coming into contact with families and children and
the need for prompt action. The ultimate aim of the course is to ensure each agency is aware of when children should be referred, how they are risk assessed and how risk can be managed to safeguard the child.
Click here for more information.

Date: 5th July 2018
Date: 6th July 2018
Date: 15th January 2019
Date: 16th January 2019

Training Course Location: Innovation Centre, Newport
Training Course Times: 9.30 - 16.30
To Book: Click on the dates above
 
LSCB Training Course Working Together to Manage Staff who Safeguard Children (Level 5)
A two-day course for managers whose staff have a responsibility for safeguarding children.
The aim of the first day of this course is to provide managers with an understanding of their roles and responsibilities when managing staff who have a responsibility for safeguarding children. The aim of the second day is to allow managers to test their knowledge and understanding of safeguarding by engaging in a day of practical tabletop-based exercises. A challenging course but conducted in a safe learning environment.
Click here for more information.

          Date: 19th & 21st September 2018
Date: 20th & 21st September 2018

Training Course Location: Day 1 - Thomspon House, Newport
                                             Day 2 - Innovation Centre, Newport
Training Course Times: 9.30 - 16.30                                
            To Book: Click on the dates above
 
LSCB Training Course
*NEW DATES*
Family approach to substance misuse, mental ill-health
and/or domestic abuse

Level 2/3

A one day course to develop delegates’ knowledge of the interplay of parental substance misuse, domestic abuse and/or mental ill-health; its impact on children and families, how risk is managed and what support is available from different agencies to improve the outcomes for children and families.

By the end of the session delegates will be able to:

  • Define adult mental ill health, substance misuse and domestic abuse and identify the signs, symptoms and behaviours that can be present.
  • Confidently identify and assess the impact of those signs, symptoms and behaviours on parenting capacity and ability to meet children’s needs
  • Identify how the risk factors of parental mental ill health, substance misuse and domestic abuse co-exist within families and the implications for children where substance misuse, domestic abuse and mental ill health are present.
  • Use the IOWSCB Thresholds chart to ensure the child is supported at the appropriate level to keep them safe and assure their wellbeing .
  • what sources of support are available locally and how to access them.
Dates: Monday 4th June, Luccombe Room, Winchester House, Shanklin
Dates: Thursday 21st June, Innovation Centre, Newport
Times:  9.30 - 16.00
To Book: Click on the dates above
 
LSCB Training Course Keeping Children Safe Online
A two hour session which will enlighten parents and professionals on what young people are using the internet for, the technology they are using, managing the risks, and taking positive action.

Date: Wednesday 27th June 2018, Carisbrook Primary School
Date: Tuesday 18th September 2018, Lanesend Primary School
Date: Tuesday 5th February 2019, Gatton & Lake Primary School

Time: To Be Confirmed
To Book: Tickets avaialble in due course
 
LSCB Training Course Hidden Adults

Course details and dates to be confirmed in due course
LSCB Training Course

This course has taken place
Learning Workshop: 'Family G'
A two hour workshop to explore the learning from the recent Serious Case Review ’Family G’, explore how agencies can work effectively together and receive LSCB updates.
Click here for more information
Level 2/3

This training course has been held.
A Copy of the training slides can be found
here
 
LSCB Training Course

This course has taken place
Learning Workshop: 'Thresholds and Escalation'
A practical multi-agency three hour workshop to explore how agencies can work effectively
together to safeguard children by considering lessons from recent
serious case reviews and partnership reviews.
Click here for more information.
Level 2/3

Date:  Monday 12th March 2018,  12 - 3pm,  Ryde Family Centre
Date: Tuesday 20th March 2018,  2-5pm,  YMCA Winchester House, Shanklin

This course has taken place
 
LSCB Training Course

This course has taken place
Reflective Practice Opportunities
follow up to Sandstories Training


This session is only available for individuals who have previously attended
the Sandstories Training Course


Sandstories has been delivered via the IOWSCB training programme for a number of years and has given practitioners a reflective space to discuss and analysis their work with families they find difficult to engage with.
The LSCB wishes to understand and evaluate the impact Sandstories has had on the professional practice and development of individuals who attended.
This two hours session is designed to give attendees the opportunity to revisit the themes of Sandstories and gaze again into the "Viewing Room" to understand what impact Sandstories may have had on their professional practice.
 Click here for more information

Date:  Wednesday 21st March,  9.30 - 11.30, Riverside Centre, Newport
Date:  Wednesday 21st March,  12.30 - 14.30, Riverside Centre, Newport
Date:  Thursday 29th March,  9.30 - 11.30, Thompson House, Newport
Date:  Thursday 29th March,  12.30 - 14.30, Thompson House, Newport

This course has taken place
 

      
 


Courses held by other providers
IOW Community Safety Partnership
*NEW*
 
 

Third Party Reporting Centre Training Session

Friday 13th April 2018
10:00 -13:30
Riverside Centre, The Quay, Newport, PO30 2QR


Event registration is by invitation only.
Please contact us at LSCB@iow.gov.uk to obtain a link to the event.

Hate Crime
These centres have proved successful in other areas in offering a safe place where hate crime can
be reported within the community. The session will be lead by Inspector Tracey Scrase who leads on this area of work for Isle of Wight. Attendees will learn more about safeguarding and the process of setting up a centre locally. If you feel someone would benefit from attending this course please do not hesitate to contact me to forward an invite accordingly.
     Benefits include: 
  • Victims will gain support and confidence
  • Victims don’t need to give their personal details
  • Victims can be signposted to ongoing support
     Who should attend:
  • Libraries
  • GP surgery’s
  • Leisure  centres
  • Shops
  • Community groups
  • Children’s centres
  • Youth clubs
  • Sports and social clubs
  • Pubs
  • Schools
  • Community and voluntary sectors
Event registration is by invitation only.
To book your place or obtain further informaiton about the event, please email Sarah Maidment at  

sarah.maidment@iow.gov.uk
 
Courses held by other providers

CAMHS
 Multi-Agency Forensic CAMHS Forum
Suitable for all practitioners and managers of the multi-agency workforce on the IOW, this open forum is an opportunity for IOW child practitioners and managers to consult with the IOW/Hampshire FCAMHS
service on a variety of subjects.

14th May - Harmful Sexual Behaviour
11th June - Fire Setting
9th July - Borderline Personality Disorder
13th August - Fitness to Please and Dimished Responsibility
10th September - Harmful Sexual Behaviour
8th October - Trauma, Anxiety and Aggression
12th November - Auditory and Visual Hallucinations
10th December - tbc

To Book: TBC
 
Courses held by other providers

Adult Safeguarding Board
DASH/RIC Training

The Violence Against Women and Girls (VAWG) Strategic Partnership and Safeguarding Adults Board will be providing training for ‘front line’ service providers/staff (e.g. GP’s, community midwives, nurses, social workers, police, housing) to enable them to assess the level of risk exposed to victims and victims children when receiving disclosures of domestic violence/abuse.

Date: 2018/19 Course dates TBC
 

© Copyright 2018 Isle of Wight Safeguarding Children BoardWeb Design By Toolkit Websites