CCPAS undertake regular training for churches to ensure that churches are fully aware of their safeguarding obligations. AoG works in close partnership with CCPAS, and endorses their training.
FACING THE UNTHINKABLE
A specially-designed seminar for leaders and those working with children, young people and vulnerable adults.
This seminar covers many different topics, including:
• How to deal with concerns or allegations of abuse
• Signs and symptoms
• Sexual offenders and grooming
• Developing good practice in work with children, young people and vulnerable adults
• Supporting victims of abuse
• Working with offenders
• Safer recruitment of workers and volunteers
• Working with social workers, the police, Local Authority Designated Officers, the DBS and the Charity Commission.
Current dates are (please check the CCPAS website as these dates may be subject to change):
|Ipswich, Suffolk||Saturday, 14 April 2018||More information|
|Hull||Saturday, 14 April 2018||More information|
|Sheffield||Saturday, 21 April 2018||More information|
|Bexleyheath||Saturday, 21 April 2018||More information|
|Bath||Saturday, 28 April 2018||More information|
|Leek, Staffordshire||Saturday, 28 April 2018||More information|
|Taunton, Somerset||Saturday, 28 April 2018||More information|
|Swanley||Friday, 4 May 2018||More information|
|Wallingford, Oxon||Saturday, 12 May 2018||More information|
|Newark, Nottinghamshire||Saturday, 19 May 2018||More information|
|Chesterfield||Saturday, 19 May 2018||More information|
|Ashford||Saturday, 9 June 2018||More information|
|Castleford, West Yorkshire||Saturday, 16 June 2018||More information|
|Northwood, London||Saturday, 7 July 2018||More information|
|Swanley||Tuesday, 18 September 2018||More information|
|Wanstead, London E11||Saturday, 29 September 2018||More information|
To confirm the above dates and for all information, including how to book, please go to the CCPAS website: www.ccpas.co.uk
EBULK FOR BEGINNERS
This is a basic training session for those who need a helping hand wit the CCPAS online ebulk system for processing DBS checks. It covers logging in, processing applications, entering ID and requesting the correct level of check.
|DBS AND ELIGIBILITY TRAINING||Swanley, Kent||Thursday, 12 April 2018||More information|
|PASTORAL CARE AND SUPPORTING SURVIVORS||Swanley||Thursday, 19 April 2018||More information|
|SAFEGUARDING ADULTS||Swanley||Tuesday, 24 April 2018||More information|
|SAFEGUARDING CO-ORDINATOR TRAINING AND THOSE WITH LEAD RESPONSIBILITIES||Swanley||Wednesday, 25 April 2018||More information|
|WORKING WITH THOSE WHO MAY POSE A RISK||Swanley||Thursday, 17 May 2018||More information|
|SAFEGUARDING CHILDREN AND YOUNG PEOPLE||Crawley||Thursday, 7 June 2018||More information|
|SAFEGUARDING CHILDREN & YOUNG PEOPLE||Gloucester||Saturday, 9 June 2018||More information|
|DOMESTIC ABUSE TRAINING||Swanley||Monday, 11 June 2018||More information|
|SAFEGUARDING CO-ORDINATOR TRAINING AND THOSE WITH LEAD RESPONSIBILITIES||Swanley||Thursday, 28 June 2018||More information|
|SPIRITUAL ABUSE TRAINING||Swanley||Monday, 2 July 2018||More information|
|SAFEGUARDING CHILDREN AND YOUNG PEOPLE||Warrington||Saturday, 14 July 2018||More information|
|SAFEGUARDING CHILDREN & YOUNG PEOPLE||Swanley||Friday, 28 September 2018||More information|
|DBS AND ELIGIBILITY TRAINING EVENT||Swanley||Tuesday, 9 October 2018||More information|
|WORKING WITH THOSE WHO MAY POSE A RISK||Swanley||Thursday, 11 October 2018||More information|
|SAFEGUARDING ADULTS||Swanley||Monday, 22 October 2018||More information|
|DOMESTIC ABUSE TRAINING||Swanley||Tuesday, 23 October 2018||More information|
|SAFEGUARDING CO-ORDINATOR TRAINING AND THOSE WITH LEAD RESPONSIBILITY||Swanley||Thursday, 8 November 2018||More information|
|SAFER RECRUITMENT EVENT||Swanley, Kent||Tuesday, 13 November 2018||More information|
|SPIRITUAL ABUSE TRAINING||Swanley||Tuesday, 27 November 2018||More information|
Ring Karen at CCPAS for more details about either event or to book on 0845 120 45 50 option 3, or book online at www.ccpas.co.uk
COMPLIANCY SAFEGUARDING FORUM FOR CHURCHES WITH ENGLISH AS A 2nd LANGUAGE
AoG has held three Compliancy Forums for Pastors and Leaders of small or newly-established Churches or Charities. (priority for those with or seeking AoG Status). Extra help for Churches with English as a 2nd language in September 2016, February and September 2017 at West London Family Church, Fulham, SW6 7QA.
A fourth is now being considered for 2018. The course runs 10am prompt to 3.30pm finish and costs only £25 per person for refreshments, light lunch, training & hard copy and memory stick handouts (£5 discount for each additional person from the same church).
If this is something you think would benefit you and your church, please register your interest by email or phone to David Pearson (with numbers of attendees):
Tel: 01777 322065 (leave a message)
Numbers of attendees will be 25 and places are registered on a first come first served basis.