Signs of Safety Briefing Sessions

The LSCB are running a number of "Signs of Safety" briefing events across the county

Learning outcomes: 

  • Provide an overview of the Signs of Safety and what tools you can expect to see being used across the Local Authority
  • To consider what tools/approach can be directly applied in your own practice area. 

These workshops are aimed at providing practitioners and partner agencies with a basic understanding of the Signs of Safety Approach.  

Target Audience:

Professionals who work predominantly with children, young people and their families, parents or carers, and who could potentially contribute to the assessment, intervention and reviewing the safeguarding needs for a child or young person, where there are safeguarding concerns, and or potential risks.

Duration: 2 hours 

Dates and venues:

North 

Tuesday 6 November 2018 (3-5pm) - Penrith Methodist Church, Wordsworth Street, Penrith, CA11 7QW

Thursday 13 December 2018 (2-4pm) - Cumbria House, 117 Botchergate, Carlisle, CA1 1RD

Wednesday 3 April 2019 (2-4pm) - Cumbria House, 117 Botchergate, Carlisle, CA1 1RD 

Wednesday 5 June 2019 (2.00-4.00pm) - Cumbria House, 117 Botchergate, Carlisle, CA1 1RD

West

Tuesday 5 February 2019 (2-4pm) - Lakes College West Cumbria, Lillyhall Business Park, Workington, CA14 4JN

Thursday 7 March 2019 (2-4pm) - Lakes College West Cumbria, Lillyhall Business Park, Workington, CA14 4JN

Wednesday 17 April 2019 (4-6pm) - Lakes College West Cumbria, Lillyhall Business Park, Workington, CA14 4JN

Wednesday 19 June 2019 (4-6pm) - Lakes College West Cumbria, Lillyhall Business Park, Workington, CA14 4JN

South

Wednesday 31 October 2018 (4-6pm) - The Forum, Duke Street, Barrow, LA14 1HH

Thursday 8 November 2018 (10am-12pm) - Kendal Town Hall, Lowther Street, Kendal, LA9 4DQ

Friday 7 December 2018 (10am-12pm) - The Forum, Duke Street, Barrow, LA14 1HH

Wednesday 13 February 2019 (4-6pm) - Kendal Town Hall, Lowther Street, Kendal, LA9 4DQ

Wednesday 15 May 2019 2018 (2-4pm) - The Forum, Duke Street, Barrow, LA14 1HH

To book your place on this course please

The course booking process for all Cumbria County Council staff members has changed to self-service, resulting in staff booking their own courses through MyHR. Full guidance is available through links on InTouch and access to user guides are also available. As a result of these changes the booking process has become fully automated and confirmation and venue information (previously joining instructions) will be communicated through emails to both individuals and managers. Where a user does not have access to MyHR, then it will be the responsibility of their line manager to book them on the course.

Booking process for non-Cumbria County Council staff members including schools, please complete a booking formthis external link will open in a new window and return to: ldadminteam@cumbria.gov.uk

For any queries about the course telephone 01228 226898

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