Multi-agency face-to-face training courses

The following courses have been commissioned on behalf of City of York Safeguarding Children Board for practitioners and volunteers working regularly with children and young people directly or indirectly, in York. 

Further course details

Full details including individual course learning objectives and pre-requisite learning are detailed on the MyLO website   Click on the Safeguarding link directly from the MyLO homepage.  Alternatively you can download the course catalogue.

How to book

Bookings can be made via Workforce Development Unit (WDU) at City of York Council by :
• Website: https://york.learningpool.com/  Further details on accessing the MyLO website for booking onto courses can be found here
• Email: wdu@york.gov.uk

All courses are free of charge.

Safeguarding Children – Working Together A

Time - 9:30-16:30

 

1st May 2018

27th June 2018

25th September 2018

9th October 2018

9th November 2018

14th December 2018

22nd January 2019

28th March 2019

To develop an understanding and awareness of abuse and neglect of children and young people and provide the knowledge and ability to act effectively on concerns about children and young people. 

Aimed at any member of the workforce including volunteers who work regularly with children and young people directly or indirectly. This course is a refreshed version of the previous course Working Together – 1 Day Multi-Agency training.

 

 

Shared Responsibilities and Procedures to Safeguard Children – Working Together B

Time - 9:30-16:30

18th May 2018

22nd June 2018

24th September 2018

22nd October 2018

26th November 2018

4th March 2019

 

To develop knowledge, skills and abilities to strengthen effective multi-agency working in York to safeguard and promote the welfare of children and young people.

For practitioners and volunteers, in York, who regularly work with children and young people directly or indirectly and have particular responsibilities for safeguarding children.  

 

 

Awareness of Neglect in Children and Young People

Time - 9:30-16:30

19th June 2018

21st November 2018

18th February 2019

 

To provide an understanding and awareness of neglect, including adolescent neglect and highlight the importance of early intervention and effective multi-agency working practices in securing better outcomes for children and young people. 

For practitioners and volunteers, in York, who regularly work with children and young people directly or indirectly and have particular responsibilities for safeguarding children.

 

Safeguarding Disabled Children

Time - 9:30-16:30

13th July 2018

23rd October 2018

5th March 2019

 

 

 

To increase practitioners’ understanding and confidence in the specific issues involved in safeguarding children and young people with disabilities and improve skills in responding to their safeguarding needs.

For practitioners and volunteers, in York, who regularly work with children and young people directly or indirectly and have particular responsibilities for safeguarding children.  

 

Understanding Domestic Abuse and Children

Time - 9:30-16:30

 

18th June 2018

5th December 2018

 

To understand the impact of domestic abuse on children and young people and to increase the knowledge and capacity of practitioners to intervene effectively to improve outcomes for children and young people.

For practitioners and volunteers, in York, who regularly work with children and young people directly or indirectly and have particular responsibilities for safeguarding children.

 

Understanding Child Sexual Abuse and Exploitation

Time - 9:30-16:30

 

6th July 2018

3rd December 2018

 

To increase awareness and understanding of child sexual abuse, including child sexual exploitation, its impact on children and young people and develop effective ways of communicating with children and young people who have suffered or are at risk of abuse.  

For practitioners and volunteers, in York, who regularly work with children and young people directly or indirectly and have particular responsibilities for safeguarding children.  

 

Introduction to Child Protection Conferences and Core Groups

Time - 9:30-13:00

 

10th October 2018

27th March 2019

 

To improve understanding and skills in working together to protect children and young people through Child Protection Conferences, Child Protection Plans and Core Groups.

For practitioners and volunteers, in York, who regularly work with children and young people directly or indirectly and have particular responsibilities for safeguarding children and who anticipate being invited to attend Child Protection Conferences or core group meetings as part of their work.

 

Bookings can be made via Workforce Development Unit (WDU) at City of York Council by :

All courses are free of charge.