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Back on Track – new courses timetable Jan-Feb 2020

9 Jan 2020 - 15:10 by michelle.foster

Back on TrackBack on Track provides courses for people with experience of drug and alcohol problems, homelessness, offending, or mental health problems. Back on Track offer courses such as basic skills (reading, writing and maths), computers and art, as well as sessions on ‘life skills’ such as cookery and confidence building, and pre-employment skills.

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Half Day - Forced Marriage & So Called Honour Based Violence

Course Description
This is a half day briefing delivered by members of Manchester Safeguarding Partnership training pool. It is designed to raise awareness of the signs and indicators of Forced Marriage and Honour Based Violence. The briefing will explore some of the factors which perpetuate these issues and how agencies can respond.

Please apply for this course if you are currently working with or providing a service to a Manchester child, adult or family (eg within the local authority area of Manchester).

23 June, 2020 - 09:30 to 13:00
Luther King House, Brighton Grove, Manchester M14 5JP
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Introduction to Case Conferences and Core Groups

Course Description
This is a one-day course delivered by qualified Social Workers including Independent Reviewing Officers for the Manchester Safeguarding Board.

This course is aimed at any professionals who works with children in Manchester and attends or is required to attend a Case Conference meetings with regard to safeguarding a child or young person.

This course requires you to have completed an MSP 'introductory' or your organisations approved 'basic awareness' safeguarding children training course within the past 3 years.

13 May, 2020 - 09:30 to 16:00
Hough End Centre, Mauldeth Road West, Manchester, M21 7SX Course Description
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Awareness of Signs of Safety

Course Description
Manchester City Council and partners have begun working with families in a different, strengths based way over the last two years.  The approach is called Signs of Safety.

Please do not apply for this course if you are either a Manchester City Council children`s social worker or Manchester City Council early help officer as you will need to complete the specific MCC training course.

24 April, 2020 - 09:30 to 16:00
Hough End Centre, Mauldeth Road West, Manchester, M21 7SX
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Introduction to Safeguarding Children and Young People

Course Description
This is a one-day course delivered by multi agency professionals and aimed at those who work with or provide a service to Manchester children, adults or their families.  This course will include Manchester levels of need, our early help services and pathways.  Please apply for this course if you are currently working with a Manchester child or family (eg within the local authority area of Manchester).

This course covers the mandatory requirements of basic awareness training required for all those working with children and young people.

12 March, 2020 - 09:30 to 16:00
Hough End Police and Social Club, Manchester
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Mental Health First Aid (Adult) 2 days - Manchester Mind

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Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) is an internationally recognised two day course which will qualify you as a Mental Health First Aider in your workplace. You will learn to recognise warning signs of mental ill health, and develop the skills and confidence to approach and support someone who may be experiencing a mental health issue while keeping yourself safe.

Who is it for :
Employees who would like to be a key point of contact to support colleagues who may be experiencing a mental health issue.

25 March, 2020 (All day) to 26 March, 2020 (All day)
Central Manchester

Managing Mental Health in the Workplace

About :
This one day course will increase understanding, confidence and practical skills enabling managers to better support and manage the mental wellbeing of their team.

Who is it for :
Line managers, HR, Occupational Health staff, trade union reps.

Learners must first undertake Mental Health Awareness training which forms the first half of this course.

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24 March, 2020 (All day)
St Thomas Centre, Ardwick Green North, Manchester, M12 6FZ

Mental Health Awareness

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This course is the ideal introduction for any employee to gain increased knowledge, confidence and awareness surrounding mental health issues and basic knowledge of how to support their own mental health, and that of colleagues and clients.

Who is it for :
All employees and volunteers

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24 March, 2020 - 09:30 to 12:30
St Thomas Centre, Ardwick, Manchester, M12 6FZ

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