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Event Information:

  • Wed
    21
    Mar
    2018

    Group 3 Refresher/Special Interest - Adolescents and Risk

    9.30 am - 4.30 pmFilleigh Village Hall, Barnstaple
    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. paediatricians, GPs, midwives, school nurses, nurses, health visitors, residential staff, teachers, youth workers, probation staff, sports club welfare offices, those working with adults in, for example, learning disability, mental health, alcohol and drug misuse services and the police.

    Early Years:

    The course can be completed by any member of staff in any early years setting and will be funded by Early Years.  Any queries ring your Early Years and Childcare Adviser.

    Training Objectives:

    At the end of the session delegates will be able to:

    • Understand the concept of risk and its manifestations, including in the virtual world
    • Talk to young people and parents confidently about risk and risk taking behaviour
    • Know what agencies are available to support young people and the referral pathways
    • Have an empathy with young people and their views of risk which empowers them to make considered decisions about the risk in their lives

    Funding/Cancellation Policy

    You must have the agreement of your manager or funding agency to attend this course, unless you wish to attend in a self-funding capacity. Please note that if payment is not received for delegates from non-partner agencies 1 month before the course is due to run your place may be cancelled.

    Please make yourself aware of the cancellation policy before booking a place as cancellations with less than 4 week's notice from the course date will incur a charge unless a substitute is found.

    To register/amend your contact details or work address or book a place click here if you work for Early Years click here