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Wales Fostering Regulations and Guidance

This training course will provide participants with an overview of the new regulatory framework for Local Authority and Regulated fostering services in Wales; highlight key guidance within the accompanying Code of Practice and explore the implications of the new regulatory framework on individual and agency practice

Monday, 25 November, 2019
09:30
16:00
Location: 
The Fostering Network: Rombourne 33 Cathedral Road Cardiff CF11 9HB
Event type: 
Training events and workshops
Registration cost: 
£118 (including VAT)


During the training participants will:

Content topic: 
Wales specific
Content category: 
learning and development
Region: 
Wales

This training course will provide participants with an overview of the new regulatory framework for Local Authority and Regulated fostering services in Wales; highlight key guidance within the accompanying Code of Practice and explore the implications of the new regulatory framework on individual and agency practice

Monday, 25 November, 2019
09:30
16:00
Location: 
The Fostering Network: Rombourne 33 Cathedral Road Cardiff CF11 9HB
Event type: 
Training events and workshops
Registration cost: 
£118 (including VAT)


During the training participants will:

Content topic: 
Wales specific
Content category: 
learning and development
Region: 
Wales

Fostering Changes for independent agency foster carers in Wales

The Fostering Changes programme is being delivered free to foster carers in Wales until April 2020 by the Confidence in Care Consortium (The Fostering Network, Barnardo's, Tact and Action for Children).

The Fostering Changes Programme is behaviourally based and derives from research into parenting skills, attachment, educational attainment and the academic progression of looked after children who are in foster care. It is a flagship course for foster carers that provides them with the practical skills in behaviour identification and management that will support the longevity and stability of placements and make a significant difference to a looked after child’s life.

Monday, 6 January, 2020 to Monday, 30 March, 2020
09:00
14:00
Location: 
Conwy Business Centre, Junction Way, Llandudno LL31 9XX
Event type: 
Training events and workshops
Registration cost: 
£0 (including VAT)

 

To be eligible for the training a carer must have a child aged two or older (up to 18) planned to be in placement for the duration of the 12 weeks training course The 12 sessions are delivered over 12 weeks so the programme fits neatly within term times, and each day runs from 10am to 1pm to support carers with school commitments. This course will run on Mondays with a break for half-term:

Content topic: 
Wales specific
Content category: 
learning and development
Region: 
Wales

The Fostering Changes programme is being delivered free to foster carers in Wales until April 2020 by the Confidence in Care Consortium (The Fostering Network, Barnardo's, Tact and Action for Children).

The Fostering Changes Programme is behaviourally based and derives from research into parenting skills, attachment, educational attainment and the academic progression of looked after children who are in foster care. It is a flagship course for foster carers that provides them with the practical skills in behaviour identification and management that will support the longevity and stability of placements and make a significant difference to a looked after child’s life.

Monday, 6 January, 2020 to Monday, 30 March, 2020
09:00
14:00
Location: 
Conwy Business Centre, Junction Way, Llandudno LL31 9XX
Event type: 
Training events and workshops
Registration cost: 
£0 (including VAT)

 

To be eligible for the training a carer must have a child aged two or older (up to 18) planned to be in placement for the duration of the 12 weeks training course The 12 sessions are delivered over 12 weeks so the programme fits neatly within term times, and each day runs from 10am to 1pm to support carers with school commitments. This course will run on Mondays with a break for half-term:

Content topic: 
Wales specific
Content category: 
learning and development
Region: 
Wales