Somerset Safeguarding Children Partnership recognises the importance of keeping practitioners up to date with the latest research, knowledge and best practice available in child protection. Training is developed to provide a multi-agency experience which complements the single-agency and professional learning opportunities offered by individual agencies.
Due to the continuing COVID19 global pandemic restrictions we are delivering all training sessions online until further notice.
Want to create an account and book colleagues onto courses on their behalf?
Just create an account for yourself and then email SSCPTraining@somerset.gov.uk and request to be promoted to a ‘Delegate Manager’.
Need help on being a Delegate Manager? Please download the Delegate Manager Guide
Free Effective Early Help for Families in Somerset Training
Starting April 2021 we’re running a series of six ‘bite-sized’ workshops aimed at giving participants knowledge, skills and resources to support the needs of families as part of an Early Help response in Somerset.
These workshops have been developed by multiagency partners from Children’s Services, Education and Health coming together to share their expertise and unique perspectives of Early Help in Somerset and cover the core elements needed to help support families.
Dates will run throughout 2021-22, with the first of these workshops taking place on Fridays, starting 23rd April and running each Friday for 6 weeks between 10.30am – 12.30pm
These workshops will be popular and spaces are limited, so please only sign up if you are able to commit to attending all 6 sessions.
Dates & Booking:
Autumn 2021 – (Thursdays) 16/9, 23/9, 30/9, 7/10, 14/10, 21/10 Book Here
Spring 2022 – (Wednesdays) 2/3, 9/3, 16/3, 23/3, 30/3, 6/4 Book Here
No Excuse for Domestic Abuse
Free Resource Pack to help Schools to prevent Domestic Abuse
and Sexual Harassment in Education
This resource pack has been developed by Somerset Youth Parliament to help schools to address concerns relating to Domestic Abuse & Sexual Violence and Harassment and contains lesson plans to support Relationship, Sex and Health Education (RSE) sessions, as well as videos and posters to help promote the issue and help Children and Young People information on where they can turn for advice.
We’re busy putting together many more training opportunities that will be running throughout 2021 and once confirmed we will post them here.
Most queries can be answered by looking in the programme, but if you do require further information please contact SSCPTraining@somerset.gov.uk or phone 01823 355975
Links to our other training:
For further details regarding training, bookings, frequency and course information please contact the SSCP Training Administrator :
Stephanie Gonzalez – SSCPtraining@somerset.gov.uk or 01823 355975