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 Refresher

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

Location: County Hall North, Horsham | Dates: 28-2-2019, | 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 Refresher

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

Location: County Hall North, Horsham | Dates: 28-2-2019, | Time: 1330 - 1630

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

Child Sexual Abuse

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

Location: County Hall South,Chichester | Dates: 8-3-2019, | Time: 0930 - 1630

This one day course is for professionals and will support you in looking closely at child sexual abuse (CSA) focussing on children up to the age of 12 years.

You will have the opportunity to explore this challenging and complex topic in a multi-agency environment.

Working Together to Safeguard Children Refresher

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

Location: Broadfield Youth and Community Centre | Dates: 12-3-2019, | Time: 1330 - 1630

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

Neglect

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

Location: Centenary House, Worthing | Dates: 13-3-2019, | Time: 0930 - 16:30

This whole day course is for professionals from all agencies who work with children, young people, their parents and carers. It focusses on Child Neglect and how the multi-agency network should respond to it.

Working Together to Safeguard Children Refresher

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

Location: Burgess Hill - Park Centre | Dates: 13-3-2019, | Time: 0930 - 1230

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

Working Together to Safeguard Children Refresher

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

Location: Burgess Hill - Park Centre | Dates: 13-3-2019, | Time: 1330 - 1630

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

Basic Awareness of Safer Sleeping Messages for Babies (up to 6 months)

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

Location: County Hall South,Chichester | Dates: 14-3-2019, | Time: 1000-1200

This 2 hour workshop is aimed at professionals who have NOT previously undertaken Safer Sleeping training and focusses on babies of 6 months and under. It is suitable for foster carers and Healthy Child practitioners includes up-to-date research to evidence Safer Sleeping messages and includes where to find additional information and resources.

Basic Awareness of Safer Sleeping Messages for Babies (under 6 months)

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

Location: County Hall South,Chichester | Dates: 14-3-2019, | Time: 1300-1500

This 2 hour workshop is aimed at professionals who have NOT previously undertaken Safer Sleeping training and focusses on babies of 6 months and under.

It is suitable for foster carers and Healthy Child practitioners includes up-to-date research to evidence Safer Sleeping messages and includes where to find additional information and resources.

Preventing Radicalisation and Violent Extremism

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

Location: Centenary House, Worthing | Dates: 19-3-2019, | Time: 1000-1200

This 2 hour workshop is for WSCC staff and partner agencies and explores the factors that can lead to extremism by identifying the links between vulnerability and radicalisation. The workshop will better equip you to be able to support people who might be susceptible to radicalisation, ensuring that individuals are diverted before any crime is committed.

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.

Child Sexual Abuse

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

Location: Centenary House, Worthing | Dates: 4-4-2019, | Time: 0930 - 1630

This one day course is for professionals and will support you in looking closely at child sexual abuse (CSA) . You will have the opportunity to explore this challenging and complex topic in a multi-agency environment.

Preventing Radicalisation and Violent Extremism

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

Location: Bognor Regis - Durban House | Dates: 9-4-2019, | Time: 1000-1200

This 2 hour workshop is for WSCC staff and partner agencies and explores the factors that can lead to extremism by identifying the links between vulnerability and radicalisation. The workshop will better equip you to be able to support people who might be susceptible to radicalisation, ensuring that individuals are diverted before any crime is committed.