Training Calendar

Working Together To Safeguard Children is our core course, relevant for all professionals working with children and families, and particularly those with a designated safeguarding role.

E-learning courses are available via the WSSCB E-learning page.

For training courses on self harm and suicide click here to visit the Coastal West Sussex MIND course directory

To find out about the NSPCC Coping With Crying DVD click here

For information regarding allocation of places, courses fees, cancellation charges, non-attendance on the day and course evaluations visit the Training page.

If you have any queries regarding course availability or booking onto a course please contact the West Sussex Learning and Development Gateway via learninganddevelopment@westsussex.gov.uk or 01243 756 834.

Working Together To Safeguard Children

Please visit the Learning & Development Gateway for full details and to request a place.

Location: County Hall South Chichester | Dates: 9-5-2018, | Time: 0930 - 16:30

This one day course is for members of the workforce who work predominantly with children, young people and/or their parents/carers and who could potentially contribute to assessing, planning, intervening and reviewing the needs of a child and the parenting capacity where there are safeguarding concerns.

Working Together to Safeguard Children REFRESHER

Please visit the Learning & Development Gateway for full details and to request a place.

Location: County Hall South Chichester | Dates: 18-5-2018, | Time: 0930 - 1230

This half day course is for practitioners working across the children and young people’s workforce to refresh their safeguarding knowledge.

Working Together To Safeguard Children

Please visit the Learning & Development Gateway for full details and to request a place.

Location: County Hall North, Horsham | Dates: 11-6-2018, | Time: 0930 - 16:30

This one day course is for members of the workforce who work predominantly with children, young people and/or their parents/carers and who could potentially contribute to assessing, planning, intervening and reviewing the needs of a child and the parenting capacity where there are safeguarding concerns.

Working Together to Safeguard Children REFRESHER

Please visit the Learning & Development Gateway for full details and to request a place.

Location: Centenary House, Worthing | Dates: 11-6-2018, | Time: 0930 - 1230

This one day course is for members of the workforce who work predominantly with children, young people and/or their parents/carers and who could potentially contribute to assessing, planning, intervening and reviewing the needs of a child and the parenting capacity where there are safeguarding concerns.

Children & Young People Who Present With Harmful Sexual Behaviours

Please contact the Learning & Development Gateway for full details and to request a place.

Location: County Hall North, Horsham | Dates: 28-6-2018, | Time: 0930 - 16:30

This one day course is aimed to help all those working with young people and their carers understand the issues arising from children and young people who sexually harm others and the implication for their service. The course will include interactive learning, case studies, research findings and make reference to the recent WSCC Serious Case Review, ‘John’.

The course will be delivered by The Assessment and Treatment Service (ATS). The ATS is a specialist service which works with children and young people who engage in harmful sexual behaviour in West Sussex.

Working Together to Safeguard Children REFRESHER

Please visit the Learning & Development Gateway for full details and to request a place.

Location: County Hall North, Horsham | Dates: 10-7-2018, | Time: 0930 - 1230

This half day course is for practitioners working across the children and young people’s workforce to refresh their safeguarding knowledge.

Child Protection Conferences & Core Groups

Please visit the Learning & Development Gateway for full details and to request a place.

Location: County Hall South Chichester | Dates: 10-7-2018, | Time: 0930 - 1530

This is a full day course aimed at helping professionals from the partner agencies become familiar with CP Conferences and Core Group meetings.

Working Together to Safeguard Children

Please visit the Learning & Development Gateway for full details and to request a place.

Location: County Hall South Chichester | Dates: 11-7-2018, | Time: 0930 - 16:30

This one day course is for members of the workforce who work predominantly with children, young people and/or their parents/carers and who could potentially contribute to assessing, planning, intervening and reviewing the needs of a child and the parenting capacity where there are safeguarding concerns.

Working Together to Safeguard Children REFRESHER

Please visit the Learning & Development Gateway for full details and to request a place.

Location: County Hall South Chichester | Dates: 11-9-2018, | Time: 0930 - 1230

This half day course is for practitioners working across the children and young people’s workforce to refresh their safeguarding knowledge.

Working Together To Safeguard Children

Please visit the Learning & Development Gateway for full details and to request a place.

Location: County Hall South Chichester | Dates: 12-9-2018, | Time: 0930 - 16:30

This one day course is for members of the workforce who work predominantly with children, young people and/or their parents/carers and who could potentially contribute to assessing, planning, intervening and reviewing the needs of a child and the parenting capacity where there are safeguarding concerns.

Children & Young People Who Present With Harmful Sexual Behaviours

Please visit the Learning & Development Gateway for full details and to request a place.

Location: Worthing Town Hall | Dates: 20-9-2018, | Time: 0930 - 16:30

This one day course is aimed to help all those working with young people and their carers understand the issues arising from children and young people who sexually harm others and the implication for their service. The course will include interactive learning, case studies, research findings and make reference to the recent WSCC Serious Case Review, ‘John’.

The course will be delivered by The Assessment and Treatment Service (ATS). The ATS is a specialist service which works with children and young people who engage in harmful sexual behaviour in West Sussex.

Working Together To Safeguard Children

Please visit the Learning & Development Gateway for full details and to request the place.

Location: Centenary House, Worthing | Dates: 10-10-2018, | Time: 0930 - 16:30

This one day course is for members of the workforce who work predominantly with children, young people and/or their parents/carers and who could potentially contribute to assessing, planning, intervening and reviewing the needs of a child and the parenting capacity where there are safeguarding concerns.

Working Together to Safeguard Children REFRESHER

Please visit the Learning & Development Gateway for full details and to request a place.

Location: County Hall North, Horsham | Dates: 15-10-2018, | Time: 0930 - 1230

This half day course is for practitioners working across the children and young people’s workforce to refresh their safeguarding knowledge.

Working Together to Safeguard Children REFRESHER

Please visit the Learning & Development Gateway for full details and to request a place.

Location: County Hall South Chichester | Dates: 6-11-2018, | Time: 0930 - 1230

This half day course is for practitioners working across the children and young people’s workforce to refresh their safeguarding knowledge.

Working Together To Safeguard Children

Please visit the Learning & Development Gateway for full details and to request a place.

Location: County Hall North, Horsham | Dates: 20-11-2018, | Time: 0930 - 16:30

This one day course is for members of the workforce who work predominantly with children, young people and/or their parents/carers and who could potentially contribute to assessing, planning, intervening and reviewing the needs of a child and the parenting capacity where there are safeguarding concerns.

Working Together to Safeguard Children REFRESHER

Please contact the Learning & Development Gateway for full details and to request a place.

Location: Centenary House, Worthing | Dates: 3-12-2018, | Time: 0930 - 1230

This half day course is for practitioners working across the children and young people’s workforce to refresh their safeguarding knowledge.

Working Together To Safeguard Children

Please visit the Learning & Development Gateway for full details and to request a place.

Location: County Hall South Chichester | Dates: 10-12-2018, | Time: 0930 - 16:30

This one day course is for members of the workforce who work predominantly with children, young people and/or their parents/carers and who could potentially contribute to assessing, planning, intervening and reviewing the needs of a child and the parenting capacity where there are safeguarding concerns.

Working Together To Safeguard Children

Please visit the Learning & Development Gateway for full details and to request a place.

Location: County Hall South Chichester | Dates: 15-1-2019, | Time: 0930 - 16:30

This one day course is for members of the workforce who work predominantly with children, young people and/or their parents/carers and who could potentially contribute to assessing, planning, intervening and reviewing the needs of a child and the parenting capacity where there are safeguarding concerns.

Working Together to Safeguard Children REFRESHER

Please visit the Learning & Development Gateway for full details and to request a place.

Location: County Hall North, Horsham | Dates: 22-1-2019, | Time: 0930 - 1230

This half day course is for practitioners working across the children and young people’s workforce to refresh their safeguarding knowledge.

Children and Young People Who Present With Harmful Sexual Behaviours

Please visit the Learning & Development Gateway for full details and to request a place.

Location: Worthing Town Hall | Dates: 24-1-2019, | Time: 0930 - 16:30

This one day course is aimed to help all those working with young people and their carers understand the issues arising from children and young people who sexually harm others and the implication for their service. The course will include interactive learning, case studies, research findings and make reference to the recent WSCC Serious Case Review, ‘John’.

The course will be delivered by The Assessment and Treatment Service (ATS). The ATS is a specialist service which works with children and young people who engage in harmful sexual behaviour in West Sussex.

Working Together to Safeguard Children REFRESHER

Please visit the Learning & Development Gateway for full details and to request a place.

Location: County Hall South Chichester | Dates: 8-2-2019, | Time: 0930 - 1230

This half day course is for practitioners working across the children and young people’s workforce to refresh their safeguarding knowledge.

Working Together To Safeguard Children

Please visit the Learning & Development Gateway  for full details and to request a place.

Location: County Hall North, Horsham | Dates: 12-2-2019, | Time: 0930 - 16:30

This one day course is for members of the workforce who work predominantly with children, young people and/or their parents/carers and who could potentially contribute to assessing, planning, intervening and reviewing the needs of a child and the parenting capacity where there are safeguarding concerns.

Working Together To Safeguard Children

Please visit the Learning & Development Gateway for full details and to request a place.

Location: County Hall South Chichester | Dates: 22-3-2019, | Time: 0930 - 16:30

This one day course is for members of the workforce who work predominantly with children, young people and/or their parents/carers and who could potentially contribute to assessing, planning, intervening and reviewing the needs of a child and the parenting capacity where there are safeguarding concerns.

Working Together to Safeguard Children

Please visit the Learning & Development Gateway for full details and to request a place.

Location: County Hall North, Horsham | Dates: 29-3-2019, | Time: 0930 - 1230

This half day course is for practitioners working across the children and young people’s workforce to refresh their safeguarding knowledge.