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Specialist foster care

Some of these courses have been developed to help foster carers and social workers to work effectively together to provide specialist placements while others were designed with specific groups of foster carers in mind and to address the issues particular to their role.

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Event type: 
In-house training

Click on the course title to see a sample of the aims and objectives. Courses can be bought individually, or as a package.

Family and Friends Carers

Aim

To support relatives and friends who take on the care of looked after children.

Objectives

This course will enable you to:

Region: 
Wales

Some of these courses have been developed to help foster carers and social workers to work effectively together to provide specialist placements while others were designed with specific groups of foster carers in mind and to address the issues particular to their role.

:
:
Event type: 
In-house training

Click on the course title to see a sample of the aims and objectives. Courses can be bought individually, or as a package.

Family and Friends Carers

Aim

To support relatives and friends who take on the care of looked after children.

Objectives

This course will enable you to:

Region: 
Wales

Caring for Looked After Children

These courses will introduce newer carers to some key issues in fostering and provide them with the knowledge and skills to meet the challenges with confidence. Experienced foster carers will be encouraged to deepen their understanding and further develop their abilities. Social workers who attend will continue their professional development by reflecting on these issues in depth and exploring ways to support foster carers.

Event type: 
In-house training

Click on the course title to see a sample of the aims and objectives. Courses can be bought individually, or as a package.

Attachment, trauma & child development

Introduction to Attachment

Aim

To provide participants with an introduction to Attachment Theory and its practical implications, and to consider how this may impact on children in their care.

Objectives

By the end of the course participants will:

Region: 
Wales

These courses will introduce newer carers to some key issues in fostering and provide them with the knowledge and skills to meet the challenges with confidence. Experienced foster carers will be encouraged to deepen their understanding and further develop their abilities. Social workers who attend will continue their professional development by reflecting on these issues in depth and exploring ways to support foster carers.

Event type: 
In-house training

Click on the course title to see a sample of the aims and objectives. Courses can be bought individually, or as a package.

Attachment, trauma & child development

Introduction to Attachment

Aim

To provide participants with an introduction to Attachment Theory and its practical implications, and to consider how this may impact on children in their care.

Objectives

By the end of the course participants will:

Region: 
Wales