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DCFP Safeguarding Training Magazine – July 2018

  • Mon
    01
    Jan
    2018
    Mon
    31
    Dec
    2018
    At your convenienceOn a computer/DVD player of your choice
    DSCB training, Group 1

    Group 1 Introduction
    Target Group

    Staff or volunteers in infrequent/irregular contact with children, young people and/or parents/carers who may become aware of possible abuse or neglect or observe situations which cause them to be concerned.

    Competences

    • Have a basic understanding of the impact of c
  • Thu
    20
    Sep
    2018
    9.30 am - 1.00 pmEstuary House, Newton Abbot - COURSE FULL
    DSCB training, University of Kent Serious Games - Rosie 2, Zak & Lottie

    Target Group:

    This training is open to all Practitioners at all levels including Students of all Agencies

    Description:

    The Devon Children and Families Partnership has organised a series of training sessions using the University of Kent serious games. These are interactive online training packages. Y

  • Fri
    21
    Sep
    2018
    9.30 am - 1.00 pmTeign Room, Larkbeare House, Exeter - COURSE FULL
    DSCB training, University of Kent Serious Games - Rosie 2, Zak & Lottie

    Target Group:

    This training is open to all Practitioners at all levels including Students of all Agencies

    Description:

    The Devon Children and Families Partnership has organised a series of training sessions using the University of Kent serious games. These are interactive online training packages. Y

  • Wed
    26
    Sep
    2018
    1.00 pm - 4.30 pmHeathfield Community Centre, Heathfield, Newton Abbot
    DSCB training, Group 3 Refresher or Special Interest

    Target Group:

    Front-line practitioners such as social workers, family practitioners, health visitors, school safeguarding leads, school nurses, housing officers, police, children's centre workers, Early Help practitioners.

    Event Description:

    Prior to attending this course you should have a good unde

  • Thu
    27
    Sep
    2018
    9.30 am 1.30 pmNewcourt Community Centre, Exeter - COURSE FULL
    DSCB training, Group 3 Refresher or Special Interest

    Target Group:

    Front-line practitioners such as social workers, family practitioners, health visitors, school safeguarding leads, school nurses, housing officers, police, children's centre workers, Early Help practitioners.

    Event Description:

    Prior to attending this course you should have a good unde

  • Fri
    28
    Sep
    2018
    9.15 am - 12.30 pmFilleigh Village Hall, Barnstaple - COURSE FULL
    DSCB training, Group 3 Refresher or Special Interest

    Target Group:

    Front-line practitioners such as social workers, family practitioners, health visitors, school safeguarding leads, school nurses, housing officers, police, children's centre workers, Early Help practitioners.

    Event Description:

    Prior to attending this course you should have a good unde

  • Wed
    03
    Oct
    2018
    09:30 - 16:30Newcourt Community Centre, Exeter
    DSCB training, Group 3 Core

    Target Group

    This course is suitable for staff and volunteers who work with children, young people, families and parents or carers where they are in a position to identify signs of child abuse or neglect and who may then be asked to contribute to assessing, planning or intervening and reviewing the

  • Wed
    03
    Oct
    2018
    9.30 am - 4.30 pmStover Country Park, Newton Abbot
    Group 3 Refresher or Special Interest

    Target Group:

    Members of the workforce who work predominantly with children, young people and/or their parents and carers and who could potentially contribute to assessing, planning, intervening and reviewing the needs of a child and parenting capacity where there are safeguarding concerns e.g. paed

  • Mon
    08
    Oct
    2018
    9.15 am - 4.30 pmHeathfield Community Centre, Heathfield, Newton Abbot
    DCFP Domestic Abuse Training

    To book a place click here 

    Description:

    This one day, face to face, multi agency course will examine current knowledge and information regarding DVA.  It will equip practitioners with the skills they need to offer help and support to those who access their services as a result of DVA.  The course i

  • Mon
    08
    Oct
    2018
    9.30 am 1.30 pmOaklands Court, Tiverton - COURSE FULL
    DSCB training, Group 3 Refresher or Special Interest

    Target Group:

    Front-line practitioners such as social workers, family practitioners, health visitors, school safeguarding leads, school nurses, housing officers, police, children's centre workers, Early Help practitioners.

    Event Description:

    Prior to attending this course you should have a good unde

  • Wed
    10
    Oct
    2018
    9.30 am - 4.30 pmNewcourt Community Centre, Exeter
    DSCB training, Group 4 Refresher or Special Interest

    Target Group

    Staff who have particular responsibilities in relation to undertaking section 47 enquiries including those working with complex cases and staff responsible for co-ordinating assessments for children in need.

    Event Description:

    This one day, face to face, multi-agency course, delivered b

  • Thu
    11
    Oct
    2018
    9.30 am - 1.00 pmEstuary House, Newton Abbot
    DSCB training, University of Kent Serious Games - Rosie 2, Zak & Lottie

    Target Group:

    This training is open to all Practitioners at all levels including Students of all Agencies

    Description:

    The Devon Children and Families Partnership has organised a series of training sessions using the University of Kent serious games. These are interactive online training packages. Y

  • Tue
    16
    Oct
    2018
    09:30 - 16:30Heathfield Community Centre, Heathfield, Newton Abbot
    DSCB training, Group 3 Core

    Target Group

    This course is suitable for staff and volunteers who work with children, young people, families and parents or carers where they are in a position to identify signs of child abuse or neglect and who may then be asked to contribute to assessing, planning or intervening and reviewing the

  • Wed
    17
    Oct
    2018
    9.30 am - 1.00 pmCivic Centre, Barnstaple - COURSE FULL
    DSCB training, University of Kent Serious Games - Rosie 2, Zak & Lottie

    Target Group:

    This training is open to all Practitioners at all levels including Students of all Agencies

    Description:

    The Devon Children and Families Partnership has organised a series of training sessions using the University of Kent serious games. These are interactive online training packages. Y

  • Tue
    23
    Oct
    2018
    9.30 am - 1.00 pmTeign Room, Larkbeare House, Exeter - COURSE FULL
    DSCB training, University of Kent Serious Games - Rosie 2, Zak & Lottie

    Target Group:

    This training is open to all Practitioners at all levels including Students of all Agencies

    Description:

    The Devon Children and Families Partnership has organised a series of training sessions using the University of Kent serious games. These are interactive online training packages. Y

  • Thu
    25
    Oct
    2018
    9.30 - 16.30Heathfield Community Centre, Heathfield, Newton Abbot
    DSCB training, Group 3 Refresher or Special Interest

    Target Group:

    Members of the workforce who work predominantly with children, young people and/or their parents and carers and who could potentially contribute to assessing, planning, intervening and reviewing the needs of a child and parenting capacity where there are safeguarding concerns e.g. paed

  • Wed
    31
    Oct
    2018
    9.30 - 16.30Newcourt Community Centre, Exeter
    Group 4 Refresher or Special Interest

    Target Group:

    Members of the workforce who have particular responsibilities in relation to undertaking Section 47 enquiries, including professionals from health, education, police and children’s social care; those who work with complex cases and staff responsible for co-ordinating assessments of chi

  • Mon
    05
    Nov
    2018
    09:30 - 16:30Nancy Potter House, Exeter
    DSCB training, Group 3 Core

    Target Group

    This course is suitable for staff and volunteers who work with children, young people, families and parents or carers where they are in a position to identify signs of child abuse or neglect and who may then be asked to contribute to assessing, planning or intervening and reviewing the

  • Tue
    06
    Nov
    2018
    9.30 am - 4.30 pmNewcourt Community Centre, Exeter
    Group 3 Refresher or Special Interest

    Target Group:

    Members of the workforce who work predominantly with children, young people and/or their parents and carers and who could potentially contribute to assessing, planning, intervening and reviewing the needs of a child and parenting capacity where there are safeguarding concerns e.g. paed

  • Tue
    13
    Nov
    2018
    9.30 am - 1.00 pmTeign Room, Larkbeare House, Exeter
    DSCB training, University of Kent Serious Games - Rosie 2, Zak & Lottie

    Target Group:

    This training is open to all Practitioners at all levels including Students of all Agencies

    Description:

    The Devon Children and Families Partnership has organised a series of training sessions using the University of Kent serious games. These are interactive online training packages. Y

  • Wed
    14
    Nov
    2018
    9.30 - 4.30 Nancy Potter House, Exeter
    Group 6

    Target Group:

    All Managers who are in the position of providing supervision for staff who are working in the area of safeguarding and child protection

    Description:

    One day course for managers in providing safeguarding supervision for staff.  Focus in on providing supportive challenge, maintaining pr

  • Wed
    14
    Nov
    2018
    9.30 am - 1.00 pmCivic Centre, Barnstaple - COURSE FULL
    DSCB training, University of Kent Serious Games - Rosie 2, Zak & Lottie

    Target Group:

    This training is open to all Practitioners at all levels including Students of all Agencies

    Description:

    The Devon Children and Families Partnership has organised a series of training sessions using the University of Kent serious games. These are interactive online training packages. Y

  • Wed
    14
    Nov
    2018
    9.30 am - 4.30 pmStover Country Park, Newton Abbot
    Group 3 Refresher or Special Interest

    Target Group:

    Members of the workforce who work predominantly with children, young people and/or their parents and carers and who could potentially contribute to assessing, planning, intervening and reviewing the needs of a child and parenting capacity where there are safeguarding concerns e.g. paed

  • Thu
    15
    Nov
    2018
    1.00 pm - 4.30 pmFilleigh Village Hall, Barnstaple - COURSE FULL
    DSCB training, Group 3 Refresher or Special Interest

    Target Group:

    Front-line practitioners such as social workers, family practitioners, health visitors, school safeguarding leads, school nurses, housing officers, police, children's centre workers, Early Help practitioners.

    Event Description:

    Prior to attending this course you should have a good unde

  • Thu
    15
    Nov
    2018
    9.15 am - 4.30 pmNancy Potter House, Exeter
    DCFP Domestic Abuse Training

    To book a place click here 

    Description:

    This one day multi-agency course is designed for frontline practitioners working directly with parents, families, children or young people and will examine safe practice and specific risk factors associated with DVA.  The course will equip practitioners with

  • Tue
    20
    Nov
    2018
    9.15 am - 4.30 pmNewcourt Community Centre, Exeter
    DCFP Domestic Abuse Training

    To book a place click here 

    Description:

    This one day course will examine the behaviour of individuals who use abuse in relationships and will enable participants to apply appropriate interventions.  This course is practical and user-friendly.  Participants will experience an enjoyable and productiv

  • Wed
    21
    Nov
    2018
    1.00 pm - 4.30 pmOaklands Court, Tiverton - COURSE FULL
    DSCB training, Group 3 Refresher or Special Interest

    Target Group:

    Front-line practitioners such as social workers, family practitioners, health visitors, school safeguarding leads, school nurses, housing officers, police, children's centre workers, Early Help practitioners.

    Event Description:

    Prior to attending this course you should have a good unde

  • Wed
    21
    Nov
    2018
    9.30 - 16.30Newcourt Community Centre, Exeter
    DSCB training, Group 3 Refresher or Special Interest

    Target Group:

    Members of the workforce who work predominantly with children, young people and/or their parents and carers and who could potentially contribute to assessing, planning, intervening and reviewing the needs of a child and parenting capacity where there are safeguarding concerns e.g. paed

  • Fri
    23
    Nov
    2018
    09:30 - 16:30Filleigh Village Hall, Barnstaple
    DSCB training, Group 3 Core

    Target Group

    This course is suitable for staff and volunteers who work with children, young people, families and parents or carers where they are in a position to identify signs of child abuse or neglect and who may then be asked to contribute to assessing, planning or intervening and reviewing the

  • Thu
    29
    Nov
    2018
    9.30 am - 1.00 pmEstuary House, Newton Abbot
    DSCB training, University of Kent Serious Games - Rosie 2, Zak & Lottie

    Target Group:

    This training is open to all Practitioners at all levels including Students of all Agencies

    Description:

    The Devon Children and Families Partnership has organised a series of training sessions using the University of Kent serious games. These are interactive online training packages. Y

  • Thu
    29
    Nov
    2018
    9.30 am 1.30 pmHeathfield Community Centre, Heathfield, Newton Abbot - COURSE FULL
    DSCB training, Group 3 Refresher or Special Interest

    Target Group:

    Front-line practitioners such as social workers, family practitioners, health visitors, school safeguarding leads, school nurses, housing officers, police, children's centre workers, Early Help practitioners.

    Event Description:

    Prior to attending this course you should have a good unde

  • Tue
    04
    Dec
    2018
    09:30 - 16:30Sports Pavilion, Starcross
    DSCB training, Group 3 Core

    Target Group

    This course is suitable for staff and volunteers who work with children, young people, families and parents or carers where they are in a position to identify signs of child abuse or neglect and who may then be asked to contribute to assessing, planning or intervening and reviewing the

  • Wed
    05
    Dec
    2018
    9.30 am - 1.00 pmCivic Centre, Barnstaple
    DSCB training, University of Kent Serious Games - Rosie 2, Zak & Lottie

    Target Group:

    This training is open to all Practitioners at all levels including Students of all Agencies

    Description:

    The Devon Children and Families Partnership has organised a series of training sessions using the University of Kent serious games. These are interactive online training packages. Y

  • Wed
    05
    Dec
    2018
    9.30 am 1.30 pmKnighthayes, Larkbeare House, Exeter - COURSE FULL
    DSCB training, Group 3 Refresher or Special Interest

    Target Group:

    Front-line practitioners such as social workers, family practitioners, health visitors, school safeguarding leads, school nurses, housing officers, police, children's centre workers, Early Help practitioners.

    Event Description:

    Prior to attending this course you should have a good unde

  • Thu
    06
    Dec
    2018
    9.30 - 16.30Sports Pavilion, Starcross
    Group 3 Refresher or Special Interest

    Target Group:

    Members of the workforce who work predominantly with children, young people and/or their parents and carers and who could potentially contribute to assessing, planning, intervening and reviewing the needs of a child and parenting capacity where there are safeguarding concerns e.g. paed

  • Thu
    06
    Dec
    2018
    9.30 am - 4.30 pmHeathfield Community Centre, Heathfield, Newton Abbot
    DSCB training, Group 4 Refresher or Special Interest

    Target Group

    Staff who have particular responsibilities in relation to undertaking section 47 enquiries including those working with complex cases and staff responsible for co-ordinating assessments for children in need.

    Event Description:

    This one day, face to face, multi-agency course, delivered b

  • Mon
    10
    Dec
    2018
    9.15 am - 4.30 pmNancy Potter House, Exeter
    DCFP Domestic Abuse Training

    To book a place click here 

    Description:

    This one day, face to face, multi agency course will examine current knowledge and information regarding DVA.  It will equip practitioners with the skills they need to offer help and support to those who access their services as a result of DVA.  The course i

  • Mon
    10
    Dec
    2018
    9.30 am - 1.00 pmTeign Room, Larkbeare House, Exeter - COURSE FULL
    DSCB training, University of Kent Serious Games - Rosie 2, Zak & Lottie

    Target Group:

    This training is open to all Practitioners at all levels including Students of all Agencies

    Description:

    The Devon Children and Families Partnership has organised a series of training sessions using the University of Kent serious games. These are interactive online training packages. Y

  • Wed
    09
    Jan
    2019
    09:30 - 16:30Stover Country Park, Newton Abbot
    DSCB training, Group 3 Core

    Target Group

    This course is suitable for staff and volunteers who work with children, young people, families and parents or carers where they are in a position to identify signs of child abuse or neglect and who may then be asked to contribute to assessing, planning or intervening and reviewing the

  • Thu
    10
    Jan
    2019
    9.15 am - 4.30 pmFilleigh Village Hall, Barnstaple
    DCFP Domestic Abuse Training

    To book a place click here 

    Description:

    This one day, face to face, multi agency course will examine current knowledge and information regarding DVA.  It will equip practitioners with the skills they need to offer help and support to those who access their services as a result of DVA.  The course i

  • Fri
    11
    Jan
    2019
    1.00 pm - 4.30 pmTaw View Lynton A & B, Civic Centre, Barnstaple
    DSCB training, Group 3 Refresher or Special Interest

    Target Group:

    Front-line practitioners such as social workers, family practitioners, health visitors, school safeguarding leads, school nurses, housing officers, police, children's centre workers, Early Help practitioners.

    Event Description:

    Prior to attending this course you should have a good unde

  • Tue
    15
    Jan
    2019
    9.30 am 1.30 pmKnighthayes, Larkbeare House, Exeter
    DSCB training, Group 3 Refresher or Special Interest

    Target Group:

    Front-line practitioners such as social workers, family practitioners, health visitors, school safeguarding leads, school nurses, housing officers, police, children's centre workers, Early Help practitioners.

    Event Description:

    Prior to attending this course you should have a good unde

  • Wed
    16
    Jan
    2019
    9.30 am - 1.00 pmTeign Room, Larkbeare House, Exeter
    DSCB training, University of Kent Serious Games - Rosie 2, Zak & Lottie

    Target Group:

    This training is open to all Practitioners at all levels including Students of all Agencies

    Description:

    The Devon Children and Families Partnership has organised a series of training sessions using the University of Kent serious games. These are interactive online training packages. Y

  • Wed
    16
    Jan
    2019
    9.30 am - 4.30 pmNancy Potter House, Exeter
    Group 3 Refresher or Special Interest

    Target Group:

    Members of the workforce who work predominantly with children, young people and/or their parents and carers and who could potentially contribute to assessing, planning, intervening and reviewing the needs of a child and parenting capacity where there are safeguarding concerns e.g. paed

  • Thu
    17
    Jan
    2019
    9.30 - 16.30Newcourt Community Centre, Exeter
    Group 4 Refresher or Special Interest

    Target Group:

    Members of the workforce who have particular responsibilities in relation to undertaking Section 47 enquiries, including professionals from health, education, police and children’s social care; those who work with complex cases and staff responsible for co-ordinating assessments of chi

  • Thu
    17
    Jan
    2019
    9.30 - 4.30 Filleigh Village Hall, Barnstaple
    Group 6

    Target Group:

    All Managers who are in the position of providing supervision for staff who are working in the area of safeguarding and child protection

    Description:

    One day course for managers in providing safeguarding supervision for staff.  Focus in on providing supportive challenge, maintaining pr

  • Mon
    21
    Jan
    2019
    09:30 - 16:30Nancy Potter House, Exeter
    DSCB training, Group 3 Core

    Target Group

    This course is suitable for staff and volunteers who work with children, young people, families and parents or carers where they are in a position to identify signs of child abuse or neglect and who may then be asked to contribute to assessing, planning or intervening and reviewing the

  • Mon
    21
    Jan
    2019
    9.30 - 16.30Heathfield Community Centre, Heathfield, Newton Abbot
    Group 4 Refresher or Special Interest

    Target Group:

    Members of the workforce who have particular responsibilities in relation to undertaking Section 47 enquiries, including professionals from health, education, police and children’s social care; those who work with complex cases and staff responsible for co-ordinating assessments of chi

  • Tue
    22
    Jan
    2019
    9.30 am - 1.00 pmFollaton House, Totnes
    DSCB training, University of Kent Serious Games - Rosie 2, Zak & Lottie

    Target Group:

    This training is open to all Practitioners at all levels including Students of all Agencies

    Description:

    The Devon Children and Families Partnership has organised a series of training sessions using the University of Kent serious games. These are interactive online training packages. Y

  • Thu
    24
    Jan
    2019
    9.30 am - 1.00 pmHeathfield Community Centre, Heathfield, Newton Abbot
    DSCB training, Group 3 Refresher or Special Interest

    Target Group:

    Front-line practitioners such as social workers, family practitioners, health visitors, school safeguarding leads, school nurses, housing officers, police, children's centre workers, Early Help practitioners.

    Event Description:

    Prior to attending this course you should have a good unde

  • Thu
    24
    Jan
    2019
    9.30 am - 4.30 pmNewcourt Community Centre, Exeter
    Group 3 Refresher or Special Interest

    Target Group:

    Members of the workforce who work predominantly with children, young people and/or their parents and carers and who could potentially contribute to assessing, planning, intervening and reviewing the needs of a child and parenting capacity where there are safeguarding concerns e.g. paed

  • Wed
    30
    Jan
    2019
    9.15 am - 4.30 pmSports Pavilion, Starcross
    DCFP Domestic Abuse Training

    To book a place click here 

    Description:

    This one day multi-agency course is designed for frontline practitioners working directly with parents, families, children or young people and will examine safe practice and specific risk factors associated with DVA.  The course will equip practitioners with

  • Mon
    04
    Feb
    2019
    09:30 - 16:30Filleigh Village Hall, Barnstaple
    DSCB training, Group 3 Core

    Target Group

    This course is suitable for staff and volunteers who work with children, young people, families and parents or carers where they are in a position to identify signs of child abuse or neglect and who may then be asked to contribute to assessing, planning or intervening and reviewing the

  • Thu
    14
    Feb
    2019
    9.30 am - 1.00 pmTeign Room, Larkbeare House, Exeter
    DSCB training, University of Kent Serious Games - Rosie 2, Zak & Lottie

    Target Group:

    This training is open to all Practitioners at all levels including Students of all Agencies

    Description:

    The Devon Children and Families Partnership has organised a series of training sessions using the University of Kent serious games. These are interactive online training packages. Y

  • Tue
    19
    Feb
    2019
    1.00 pm - 4.30 pmKnighthayes, Larkbeare House, Exeter
    DSCB training, Group 3 Refresher or Special Interest

    Target Group:

    Front-line practitioners such as social workers, family practitioners, health visitors, school safeguarding leads, school nurses, housing officers, police, children's centre workers, Early Help practitioners.

    Event Description:

    Prior to attending this course you should have a good unde

  • Wed
    27
    Feb
    2019
    9.30 am - 1.00 pmTaw View Lynton A & B, Civic Centre, Barnstaple
    DSCB training, Group 3 Refresher or Special Interest

    Target Group:

    Front-line practitioners such as social workers, family practitioners, health visitors, school safeguarding leads, school nurses, housing officers, police, children's centre workers, Early Help practitioners.

    Event Description:

    Prior to attending this course you should have a good unde

  • Thu
    28
    Feb
    2019
    9.30 am - 1.00 pmFollaton House, Totnes
    DSCB training, University of Kent Serious Games - Rosie 2, Zak & Lottie

    Target Group:

    This training is open to all Practitioners at all levels including Students of all Agencies

    Description:

    The Devon Children and Families Partnership has organised a series of training sessions using the University of Kent serious games. These are interactive online training packages. Y

  • Fri
    01
    Mar
    2019
    9.30 am - 1.00 pmKnighthayes, Larkbeare House, Exeter
    DSCB training, Group 3 Refresher or Special Interest

    Target Group:

    Front-line practitioners such as social workers, family practitioners, health visitors, school safeguarding leads, school nurses, housing officers, police, children's centre workers, Early Help practitioners.

    Event Description:

    Prior to attending this course you should have a good unde

  • Thu
    14
    Mar
    2019
    9.30 am - 1.00 pmFollaton House, Totnes
    DSCB training, University of Kent Serious Games - Rosie 2, Zak & Lottie

    Target Group:

    This training is open to all Practitioners at all levels including Students of all Agencies

    Description:

    The Devon Children and Families Partnership has organised a series of training sessions using the University of Kent serious games. These are interactive online training packages. Y

  • Wed
    27
    Mar
    2019
    1.00 pm - 4.30 pmStover Country Park, Newton Abbot
    DSCB training, Group 3 Refresher or Special Interest

    Target Group:

    Front-line practitioners such as social workers, family practitioners, health visitors, school safeguarding leads, school nurses, housing officers, police, children's centre workers, Early Help practitioners.

    Event Description:

    Prior to attending this course you should have a good unde