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. Once you have booked a place, failure to notify us before the event if you are unable to attend, will result in a fee of £120 (per whole training day) being charged. 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.

General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR)
You may already be aware that the new data protection regulations (GDPR), about how organisations communicate with you and look after your data take effect from 25th May 2018. By booking onto this event, you are giving consent to receive pre and post-event materials including an evaluation survey. Your details will only be used to contact you via your email address for the purpose of providing this information. Once the evaluation survey has been issued, we will delete your contact details.
Why we collect your Information
The Isle of Wight Council is the organisation responsible for processing your information (the Data Controller). The Isle of Wight Safeguarding Children Board (IOWSCB) would like to seek your feedback on its learning and training events. To be able to do this, we need your permission (your consent) to be able to store and use any contact details you provide to us. Although you may say yes now, you can withdraw your consent at any time. We will store your information within the Eventbrite application until we have issued a post-event survey, at which point, if we have not heard from you since you originally agreed to us contacting you, we will delete your contact details.
We will not share your information with anybody unless the law requires it.
Removing or updating your consent
As mentioned above, you can withdraw your consent at any time. To remove or update your consent, please email lscb@iow.gov.uk or call 01983 514545 or write to IOW Safeguarding Children Board, Jubilee Stores, The Quay, Newport, IOW, PO30 2EH confirming your name and email address so we can find you on our mailing list and either have your details removed or preferences updated as instructed by you.


 
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.
Courses are free to members and partners of the IOWSCB, HSCB and voluntary organisations.
A selection of courses on available are:
  • Safeguarding Children from Abuse by Sexual Exploitation
  • Awareness of Child Abuse and Neglect
  • Introduction to Safeguarding
  • Trafficking, Exploitation and Modern Slavery
  • Safeguarding Children in Education
  • E-Safety - Guidance for Practitioners
  • Parental Mental Health
A full list of the courses available can be found here.
To register and access the courses click here
 
Free E-Learning Child Sexual Exploitation
This Kwango training course has been removed.
Please see the Virtual College e-training above where you will find a
Child Sexual Exploitation course available.
 
   
 
 
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

*TICKETS NOW AVAILABLE*
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.
Further information can be found on the poster here

Wednesday 27th June 2018
St Thomas of Canterbury Catholic Primary School, Carisbrooke, PO30 1NR

Tuesday 18th September 2018
Lanesend Primary School, Cowes, PO31 7ES

Tuesday 5th February 2019
Gatton & Lake Primary School, Shanklin, PO37 7DG

Time: 6.30pm - 8.30pm
To Book: Click on the dates above
 
LSCB Training Course

*NEW*
 

Multiagency Safeguarding Hub (MASH)
Information Sharing Event

(Level 1/2)
The Multi-Agency Safeguarding Hub (MASH) staff are running a training event for front line practitioners/managers who work with children and families. If you would like to find out more about the Multi-Agency Safeguarding Hub (MASH) and how it functions, as well as having an opportunity to have face to face contact with MASH staff and ask any questions about the referral process please book to attend one of the five sessions being offered.
Training Poster can be found here

Learning Outcomes:

  1. To have a better understanding of the Children’s Reception Team (CRT), MASH, and Out of Hours Service (OOHS)
  2. To have a greater awareness of processes when a referral is made to CRT, MASH, or OOHS
  3. To improve the quality of referralsmade to CRT, MASH, OOHS

Dates:
Westridge Learning Centre, Ryde:
5th June2- 4.30pm
18th June2- 4.30pm

Council Chambers, Newport
19th June10- 12.30pm
19th June2- 4.30pm
27th June1- 3.30pm

To Book: Click on the dates above
 



LSCB Training Course



 
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
Dates: 12th June 2018Innovation Centre, Newport *Full but waiting list is in place*
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
A two hour course which will focus on professionals roles and responsibilities when a child dies unexpectedly. It will provide an overview of the CDOP process and function and what warrants a Rapid Response and debate. The importance of information sharing will be discussed and case studies reviewed.
Click here for more information
Level 3/4 training

Date: 19th June 2018 *Spaces 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
Date: 6th September 2018 *Full but waiting list is in place*

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



 
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 *Full but waiting list is in place*
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 *2 spaces left*
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  *Full but waiting list is in place*
Date: 6th July 2018 *Full but waiting list is in place*
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
 
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 *Full but waiting list is in place*
Dates: Thursday 21st June, Innovation Centre, Newport *Full but waiting list is in place*

Times:  9.30 - 16.00

To Book: Click on the dates above
 
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

This training course has been held.
A copy of the training slides can be found here
 
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

This training course has been held
 
 

      
 
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 a young person to be discussed at FCAMHS or to come to the forum contact:

Charlotte Young, Mental Health Nurse, YOT
(01983) 823011, 8688, Mobile; 07792 193716, e-mail: charlotte.young@iow.gov.uk 

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
 

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