New dates for safeguarding training

We are now taking bookings for the following LSCP courses:

Engaging with Men

This session will offer some insights into effective engagement whilst providing practice considerations for work with men. Participants will be encouraged to think broadly about systemic cultures and responses relating to men who have behaved abusively. In addition, you will hear from men about their experiences of the Caring Dads programme and be provided information on further delivery strands including the implementation of +1, a programme for young men.

Date available:

  • Wednesday 22nd June 2022 10:00am - 12:00pm

See our webpage for further information and to book your place on this course.


Child to Parent Abuse

This session offers a brief introduction to the topic of Child to Parent Abuse.

Aggression or violence towards parents or other family members by children and young people is more common than most people realise. It is not often talked about because parents can feel embarrassed to admit it is happening. Violence towards a parent is an attempt to control or bully them and takes many different forms. It can often happen in the home but it can happen in other places too.

Date available:

  • Wednesday 20th July 2022 10:00am - 11.30am

See our webpage for further information and to book your place on this course.


Introduction to Child Exploitation

This online multi-agency course is for anyone working with children or young people who may be at risk of child exploitation. This course provides an overview of child exploitation in its various forms including county lines and sexual exploitation. The course helps practitioners to understand how to identify when a child or young person may be at risk of exploitation. It also looks at how practitioners can respond to identified or suspected child exploitation in order to safeguard the child from harm.

Date Available

  • Wednesday 3rd August 2022 9:30 - 14:30

See our webpage for further information and to book your place on this course.


Preparing for Engaging in Child Protection Conferences

This session is specifically designed for practitioners who are required to attend Child Protection Conferences in Leeds.  It is aimed towards all agency representatives who are new to the process, those who don’t attend regularly or last attended some time ago and anyone who has attended conferences in other Local Authorities but is new to Leeds.  The aim of the session is to increase practitioners’ confidence and understanding of Child Protection Conferences using the Strengthening Families Framework.

It will help practitioners to understand the purpose of a conference, how they function within Leeds, provide an overview of the Strengthening Families Framework model, and clarify individual’s role within the conference. It will also help to build confidence and knowledge of what to expect when attending a conference in Leeds.

Date Available

  • Tuesday 19th July 2022 - 09:30-11:30

See our webpage for further information and to book your place on this course.

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