The Skills to Foster: Train the Trainers

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The aim of this course is to enable participants to develop training skills, knowledge and confidence in delivering pre-approval foster care training linked to assessment. Our three day course is vital for anyone with responsibility for running in-house preparation sessions for new applicants.

Tuesday, 18 September, 2018 to Thursday, 20 September, 2018
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The Training Suite, The Fostering Network Office, Glasgow

Course aims and outcomes

This course will enable participants to:

  • Identify key adult learning and group work theories
  • Explore and practise the skills needed to learn training for applicants
  • Experience working in partnership with others by planning, preparing and delivering a presentation
  • Observe and evaluate sessions presented by other course participants
  • Evaluate their own preparation, presentation and co-working
  • Acknowledge the skills they already possess and those that they may need to develop further
  • Work with the Fostering Network’s key pre-approval resource The Skills to Foster, 3rd Edition


18, 19, and 20 September 2018. 

Price and booking

The cost of the course is £310.00 plus VAT for members/£620.00 plus VAT for non members

To book a place on this training course, please complete and return the booking form attached. For further information contact Joy Crawford, Learning & Development Co-ordinator: Telephone: 0141 204 1400 or email: