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Below you will find details of training offered by Support Staffordshire and other organisations.

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When

10/09/2019 -
9:30am to 4:30pm

Where

Support Staffordshire, Mansell House, 22 Bore Street, Staffordshire WS13 6LL

Who should attend:

This course is aimed at volunteer managers and co-ordinators or anyone with responsibility for managing volunteers.

Overview:

This is an ideal course for busy volunteer co-ordinators who wish to gain knowledge of best practice and how to apply it. The day will also provide opportunities to network and share information. The course will cover:

When

17/09/2019 -
1:30pm to 4:30pm

Where

Codsall Village Hall, Wolverhampton Road, Codsall, South Staffordshire WV8 1PL

This training is funded by Staffordshire County Council. To access this session for FREE you must be a member of Support Staffordshire. Support Staffordshire reserves the right to charge you for your booking if you are not a member.

FREE places are restricted to TWO per organisation for this session so please check with your organisation before booking. Additional names can be added to a waiting list.


100% of previous participants said they would recommend this course.  


Who should attend:

When

24/09/2019 -
1:30pm to 4:30pm

Where

Support Staffordshire (East Staffs), Voluntary Services Centre, Union Street, Burton on Trent, Staffordshire DE14 1AA

This training is funded by Staffordshire County Council. To access this session for FREE you must be a member of Support Staffordshire. Support Staffordshire reserves the right to charge you for your booking if you are not a member.

FREE places are restricted to TWO per organisation for this session so please check with your organisation before booking. Additional names can be added to a waiting list.

When

25/09/2019 -
1:30pm to 4:30pm

Where

Silverdale Library, High Street, Newcastle, Staffs ST5 6LY

Who should attend:

This course is aimed at individuals responsible for health and safety in the workplace and those who manage buildings or rooms.

Overview:

When

10/10/2019 -
1:30pm to 4:30pm

Where

Support Staffordshire (East Staffs), Voluntary Services Centre, Union Street, Burton on Trent, Staffordshire DE14 1AA

Who should attend:

This session is aimed at individuals who work or volunteer with adults who may be vulnerable to abuse.

Overview

This introductory session will provide participants with an understanding of what to look for to safeguard adults from harm, how to recognise abuse, respond effectively and refer appropriately.

Topics covered:

When

15/10/2019 -
9:30am to 4:30pm

Where

Support Staffordshire, Mansell House, 22 Bore Street, Staffordshire WS13 6LL

Who should attend:

This course is aimed at those who are new to supporting or supervising staff or who would like to refresh their skills.

Overview:

Effective support and supervision of staff involves using many skills. This course aims to equip new and existing line managers with all the tools they need. The course will cover the role of supervising, holding one to one meetings including appraisals, how to listen well to staff and provide feedback, how to motivate and dealing with poor performance.

When

18/10/2019 -
9:30am to 12:30pm

Where

St Lukes Parish Church Hall, Church Street, Cannock WS11 1DE

This training is funded by Staffordshire County Council. To access this session for FREE you must be a member of Support Staffordshire. Support Staffordshire reserves the right to charge you for your booking if you are not a member.

FREE places are restricted to TWO per organisation for this session so please check with your organisation before booking. Additional names can be added to a waiting list.

When

06/11/2019 -
9:30am to 12:30pm

Where

Rising Brook Community Church, Burton Square, Stafford ST17 9LT

This training is funded by Staffordshire County Council. To access this session for FREE you must be a member of Support Staffordshire. Support Staffordshire reserves the right to charge you for your booking if you are not a member.

FREE places are restricted to TWO per organisation for this session so please check with your organisation before booking. Additional names can be added to a waiting list.

When

12/11/2019 -
1:30pm to 4:30pm

Where

Support Staffordshire, Mansell House, 22 Bore Street, Staffordshire WS13 6LL

This training is funded by Staffordshire County Council. To access this session for FREE you must be a member of Support Staffordshire. Support Staffordshire reserves the right to charge you for your booking if you are not a member.

FREE places are restricted to TWO per organisation for this session so please check with your organisation before booking. Additional names can be added to a waiting list.

When

14/11/2019 -
1:30pm to 4:30pm

Where

Tamworth Library, Corporation Street, Tamworth, B79 7DW

This training is currently funded by Staffordshire County Council. To access this session for FREE you must be a member of Support Staffordshire. Support Staffordshire reserves the right to charge you for your booking if you are not a member.

FREE places are restricted to TWO per organisation for this session so please check with your organisation before booking. Additional names can be added to a waiting list.

When

19/11/2019 -
9:30am to 4:30pm

Where

Support Staffordshire, Mansell House, 22 Bore Street, Staffordshire WS13 6LL

This training is funded by Staffordshire County Council. To access this session for FREE you must be a member of Support Staffordshire.  Support Staffordshire reserves the right to charge you for your booking if you are not a member.

100% of previous participants said they would recommend this course. 

This is what they said:

  • Hints and tips extremely valuable.
  • Generally a good course, very informative.
  • Very interesting - Tutor very pleasant and knowledgeable.

Who should attend:

When

21/11/2019 -
1:30pm to 4:30pm

Where

Support Staffordshire | Mansell House | 22 Bore Street | Lichfield | WS13 6LL

DELIVERED BY SUPPORT STAFFORDSHIRE


Who should attend:

This course is aimed at individuals or volunteers who work with children.

Overview:

This session will provide participants with an understanding of what to look for to safeguard children from harm, how to recognise abuse, respond effectively and refer appropriately and how social care responds including assessments together with child protection plans.

Topics Covered:

  • Be aware of different types of abuse

When

27/11/2019 -
1:30pm to 4:30pm

Where

Haling Dene Centre, Cannock Road, Penkridge ST19 5DT

Who should attend:

This course is aimed at anyone who takes minutes in committee or board meetings and administrators who need to record meetings.

Overview:

When

28/11/2019 - 1:30pm

Where

Support Staffordshire (East Staffordshire) | Voluntary Services Centre | Union Street | Burton upon Trent | DE14 1AA

DELIVERED BY SUPPORT STAFFORDSHIRE


Who should attend:

This course is aimed at all staff, volunteers and trustees in any setting.

Overview:

This topic is relevant to everyone as all organisations need to ensure equality of opportunity as well as embrace a diverse and ever changing world.  This course looks at what the law says and examines how it is applied practically.  It also examines discrimination and ensures services are accessible to all.

Outcomes:

When

04/12/2019 -
1:30pm to 4:30pm

Where

The Salvation Army, Salisbury Street, Leek ST13 5EE

This training is currently funded by Staffordshire County Council. To access this session for FREE you must be a member of Support Staffordshire. Support Staffordshire reserves the right to charge you for your booking if you are not a member.

FREE places are restricted to TWO per organisation for this session so please check with your organisation before booking. Additional names can be added to a waiting list.