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On 25 May 2018, the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), aiming to improve data protection for individuals across the EU, will replace the Data Protection Act 1998. The UK has chosen to adopt the GDPR in full. There are substantial changes between the DPA 1998 and the GDPR that organisations and businesses handling personal data need to be aware of and conform with all aspects the GDPR. This online GDPR course is designed to help organisations, businesses and their staff protect the personal data they hold on individuals within the EU. The course includes easy to follow lessons covering key purposes of the EU GDPR, and a set of self-assessment questions to ensure the learner has understood the course. Upon successful completion of the course, learners will understand the role of data processors and the role of a controller and will be able to make essential changes to ensure their organisation or business is GDPR compliant.


Anticipated Duration: 2 hours

Cost: £30 + VAT

It is essential that those professionals who come into with children have an awareness of how children may be targeted; implicated and affected by the issue of Child Sexual Exploitation (CSE). This online training is designed to provide you with all the relevant knowledge to be able to recognise indicators of possible CSE and understand what constitutes best practice in preventing CSE. This course is a must for any new staff Induction programme.


Anticipated Duration: 3 hours

Cost: £30 + VAT

This online training is a requirement of all care staff in your residential social care service. This course provides all the relevant knowledge needed to fully meet this requirement.  The leaner will gain an understanding of the underpinning legislation and guidance related to child protection. The learner will refresh themselves on the different types of child abuse; child sexual exploitation and understand your duty of care in relation to those including female genital mutilation and witchcraft.  A must for care staff in all social care settings. Designed to be straight to the point; informative and practical; this course will help learners develop their understanding of child protection and is a must for any new staff Induction programme.

 

Anticipated Duration: 2 hours

Cost: £30 + VAT

This online training course explains the Quality Standards for Children's Homes as stipulated in the Children's Homes (England) Regulations 2015 and its accompanying Guidance. The course guides the learner through the structure and core elements of the Standards. The course is informative and practical and will be useful for managers and their staff. It is suitable for new staff Induction programme.

 

Anticipated Duration: 2 hours

Cost: £30 + VAT

This online training provides an understanding of the Residential Family Centres National Minimum Standards and the underpinning statutory regulations as stipulated in The Residential Family Centres (Amendment) Regulations 2013, The Residential Family Centres Regulations 2002, and Care Standards Act 2000. It will be helpful for managers and staff working in residential family centres. Easy to navigate modules guide the Learner through the structure and main points of the standards.  The course includes assessment questions.  The course is designed to be straight to the point, informative and practical.  It will improve the Learner’s understanding of the National Minimum Standards and their underpinning legislation in practice and is a must for any new staff Induction programme.

 

Anticipated Duration: 2 hours

Cost: £30 + VAT

This online training helps all staff working in residential family centres to have a better understanding of the newly published Ofsted inspection framework and prepare themselves for their next full inspection. It sets out how Ofsted applies the principles and processes of all their inspections, the statutory basis for inspection, how they will make their judgements and a summary of the main features of the inspection process.

 

Anticipated Duration: 2 hours

Cost: £30 + VAT

It is a statutory requirement for residential family centre to employ surveillance methods for parental assessment. This online course covers the points staff working in residential family centres should take into account during the parental assessment of the families for whom use of surveillance methods has been requested by the placing authority.

 

Anticipated Duration: 2 hours

Cost: £30 + VAT

One of the documents to be submitted to Ofsted before registration and regularly after registration is the centre's Statement of Purpose.  In this online course, compliance with statutory requirements and expectations from the registered person and staff are covered. 

 

Anticipated Duration: 2 hours

Cost: £30 + VAT

It is essential for successful compliance with the Children’s Home Regulations and Quality Standards that the Statement of Purpose features high on the Leadership & Management Agenda. This includes ensuring that staff understand the content, are aware of how it applies to the service and the care needs of all Children and Young People.  In this module you will learn: 

  • The statutory significance of the Statement of Purpose, 
  • How the Statement of Purpose applies to you setting
  • The information that should be included in the Statement of Purpose
  • How to apply the ethos of the Statement of Purpose

 

Anticipated Duration: 2 hours

Cost: £30 + VAT