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Safeguarding Against Radicalisation- The Prevent Duty Training

Extremism. Radicalisation. Terrorism. How much do you know about how and why they occur, what their effects are and what your responsibilities are?

The three-module Prevent training course covers the meaning of extremism and its links to terrorism. It covers in detail all the key legislation around terrorism prevention; in particular The Prevent Duty, the Counter-Terrorism and Security Act 2015 duty on specified authorities to pay due regard to the need to prevent people from being drawn into terrorism.

Bullying & Cyberbullying

Bullying is a universal issue that can affect anyone, from families, to schools and communities. Cyberbullying in particular is on the rise, and it’s impact can be severely damaging and far-reaching.

This course explores the negative effects of bullying in any form, and teaches positive strategies and solutions for those working with young people who experience bullying.

Upon successful completion of this course you will be automatically awarded a certificate containing the course name, completion date, CPD hours and learning objectives

Workplace Wellbeing

This course provides practical ways to ensure your wellbeing in the workplace – even if you’re feeling besieged right now. We give you the tools to build your resilience and deal with conflicting situations more easily when they come up in future.

You will look at stress relief techniques, how to deal with culture, how to manage change and unpredictability, adaptability, soft skills, problem solving and much more.

Manual Handling

This five module course provides information on manual handling operations, the risks and the responsibilities of all staff. You’ll explore the risks of manual handling, learn about injuries that can result from poor lifting and come away with a sound knowledge of the topic.

The course includes practical advice and provides organisations a level of compliance to meet many of their health and safety training obligations.

First Aid

In this course, you will cover all the major topics for adult first aid, and child and infant first aid. We also look at life saving first aid techniques, like the primary survey for assessing casualties, and look at the role of a first aider.

Nine modules in size, this course also covers topics including how to deal with epilepsy and seizures, asthma and allergies and bleeding and burns.

You will automatically get a course certificate on course completion, with your name, the CPD hours, the date and learning objectives. 

Autism Training and Awareness Course

This is a three-module online autism awareness course containing information on autism diagnoses, how the condition impacts the individual on a day-to-day basis and the challenges autism presents to people who work with or care for people with autism.

The course will look at key issues such as the autistic spectrum, the causes of autism, autism and social communication issues, autism and body language, facial expressions and tone of voice, mind blindness, sensory issues, coping methods and the positives of autism.

This course is helpful for anyone working with, or likely to work with, people on the autistic spectrum or those interested in human development. It’s also useful for parents, carers or friends of people with autistic spectrum disorders.

You will automatically get a course certificate on course completion, containing your name, CPD hours, date and learning objectives.

All the above course are run by MeLearning.com (https://www.melearning.co.uk/). If you are interested in taking part in any of the above please contact us now on 01685788018 for more information. ALL Courses are CPD accredited and you will receive a certificate on completion. 

 

Welsh Government Hwb

Sign up to the Welsh Government Hwb (Digital Learning for Wales) to keep up to date with new developments with the new curriculum. You Can also download resources for the classroom. 

https://hwb.gov.wales/ 

We recommend that all registrants make use of the tool to record their professional learning as a way to reflect on and improve practice. However, all NQTs undertaking their induction year must use the passport to access their Induction profile.

It's an easy-to-use platform designed specifically to meet the needs of EWC registrants.

It allows you to upload and share documents, videos, presentations, and audio files.

It also gives you access to EBSCO, an online portal to over 4,500 academic journals and e-books.

https://www.ewc.wales/site/index.php/en/professional-development/professional-learning-passport.html 

EAS region professional learning

EAS are offering NQT supply teachers who are completing induction across the EAS region the chance to access professional learning, there are several start dates available, if you complete a prolonged period of supply in one school the school may be able to claim funding from the EWC at the end of the supply period and release the NQT to attend the sessions. If you are interested please contact Hannah Barry on 07904 644713.

 

ERW- New Curriculum Training

ERW are organising a training event to support and give a guidance to staff who may require further information relating to the New Curriculum for Wales which will also include the new Professional Teaching Standards. This is available to Learning Support Assistants/Teaching Assistants and Supply Teachers or any other staff who are interested in an update. 

Date: 2nd April

Location: Llanfaes School

Time: 3:45

For further information or to book a place please email: jill.lord@ewr.org.uk

 

NQT Induction Sessions

EAS Region:

17th & 18th September 

Further details are available from the website  https://www.cpdsewales.org.uk/cpd/default.asp

 

Central South Consortium:

23rd, 24th, 25th, 26th and 27th September

Further details are available from the website  https://www.cscjes.org.uk/events

 

GwE:

Details are available from the website  https://www.gwegogledd.cymru/index.php/professional-learning/athrawon-newydd-gymhwyso-ang/?lang=en

 

ERW: 

Details are available from the website 

https://www.erw.wales/schools/leading-learning/newly-qualified-teachers/

 

Work Welsh Welcome Training Course 

Free, 10 hour online course introducing basic welsh. If you are interested in taking part please follow the simple steps seen below: 

Registration instruction for staff:

  1. Go to https://learnwelsh.cymru/work-welsh/work-welsh-courses/work-welsh-taster-courses/ (our resources work best on ‘Google Chrome’ or the latest version of Internet Explorer)
  2. Click on ‘Get Started’, on the course that you would like to start.
  3. Click on Create Account
  4. Complete the form with your details, and address.
  5. Create Log in details and accept terms and conditions.
  6. Under Getting Started, please select your employer:   Valley Education Services Ltd
  7. You might need to log in (with your details in step 5) to select your employer (follow step 6)
  8. After you select your employer, you can start the 10-hour online course.
  9. You will receive an e-mail with a link to start the course.
  10. Please ensure you complete all 10 modules.

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