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Risk Assessment

This course has been specially designed to develop both the competence and confidence of delegates to conduct Risk Assessments within the Royal Borough of Greenwich.

It is highly interactive and stimulating with a mixture of key learning points, activities, video and group-based discussion to help ensure a valuable learning experience.

Employees will:

  • understand your Health and Safety responsibilities within the Royal Borough of Greenwich
  • understand the relationship between a hazard, risk and control measure
  • understand the steps for a Risk Assessment.
  • complete a Risk Assessment and apply risk control hierarchy in the control measures
  • be familiar with internal procedures and the following documents: 
    • Responsibilities
    • General Risk Assessment procedure
    • General Risk Assessment guidance
    • Risk Assessment document
    • Example RBG Risk Assessments


Risk Assessment workshop:

  • Review examples of risk
  • Assessments
  • Identify operational risks and complete a Risk Assessment

All employees who will undertake Risk Assessments.

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100% of attendees to have completed feedback, would recommend this course.
Date
After booking, we will contact you to discuss your requirements.
Venue
The Professional Development Centre (PDC), (only disabled parking available on-site)
Tutors
Davies Consulting & Training Ltd
Cost
£125 for RBG schools

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Mental Health First Aid Training - Adults - Two Day

Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) is a practical skills and awareness course that teaches people how to identify, understand and help someone who may be experiencing a mental health issue.  MHFA won’t teach you to be a therapist, but it will teach you to listen, reassure and respond, even in a crisis.

You will: 

  • learn to recognise warning signs of mental ill-health, and develop the skills and confidence to approach and support someone while keeping yourself safe
  • learn how to empower someone to access the support they might need for recovery 
  • gain an understanding of how to support positive wellbeing and tackle stigma in the world around you

This course is certified by MHFA England.

Practitioners will gain:

  • a deeper understanding of mental health and the factors that can affect people’s wellbeing, including your own
  • practical skills to spot the triggers and signs of mental health issues
  • confidence to step in, reassure and support a person in distress
  • enhanced interpersonal skills such as non-judgemental listening
  • knowledge to help someone recover their health by guiding them to appropriate support

For those wanting to be a Mental Health First Aider within their workplace

Greenwich Direct Services to Schools
Date
After booking, we will contact you to discuss your requirements.
Venue
Online
Tutors
Accredited Mental Health Instructors
Cost
£210 for RBG schools
£235 for non-RBG schools

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How to Support Children with an ASD in the Dinner Hall and Playground

This session will provide:

  • Practical strategies for supporting pupils with an ASD in unstructured times at school
  • Supporting the development of social interaction skills in the playground setting

 

Pupils will:

  • be supported by staff with appropriate strategies and support to assist their inclusion, interaction and access to all areas of the curriculum

 

Practitioners will:

  • have an understanding of autism and how it affects children and their families
  • be equipped with a range of strategies to support children with autism in the playground and dinner hall
  • be aware of the particular challenges (including sensory based issues) of the environment in the dinner hall and playground

 

Settings will:

  • be able to set up consistent ASD friendly approaches to the management of students in unstructured times
  • have staff who have a greater understanding of best practice in relation to children with autism as well as the sensory difficulties they experience which can affect their ability to be included in the playground and dinner hall

Mealtime Supervisors

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Date
After booking, we will contact you to discuss your requirements.
Venue
At host school
Tutors
SEND Outreach Support Service
Cost
Free to RBG schools

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Dyslexia Assessor Consultation

The consultation can be booked by qualified Specialist Teachers/Assessors for help with report writing and support with assessment report decisions.

Pupils will:

  • receive personalised learning closely matched to need


Staff will:

  • develop confidence in dyslexia assessment decisions


Schools will:

  • develop in-house dyslexia assessment expertise

Specialist Teacher/Assessors holding Level 7 qualification.

Greenwich Direct Services to Schools
Date
After booking, we will contact you to discuss your requirements.
Venue
SEND Outreach, King's Park Campus, Eltham Palace Road, SE9 5LX
Tutors
SEND Outreach Support Service
Cost
£25 for RBG schools

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