Overview of Training Session
Our one-day online workshop is designed to equip social workers to produce high quality assessments. Social workers who are new to fostering assessments or those who are experienced will benefit from developing their analytical and reflective skills. Each participant will receive our developed foster assessors pack which includes, Undertaking a Fostering Assessment book, Section A, B and C Exemplars, Health and safety, Safer Caring, Fire Safety and Reference Interview Exemplars. Homework for applicants Exemplars, case studies and much more. After completing the course each delegate with receive a CPD accredited certificate.CPD number #777300 The CPD Group.
The course follows CoramBAAF guidelines and provides assessors with the knowledge and skills to meet all statutory requirements when preparing and presenting reports to a fostering panel. The course is presented by one of our experienced Training Form F Assessors.
To access the course all registered delegates will receive an email containing a link. All that is required is a computer and an internet connection. Delegates will also have the option dial into the session from a phone. This live online session gives delegates the opportunity to ask questions and interact throughout the session. Prior to the training session each delegate will receive an assessor pack.
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Aims of the course
To familiarise participants with the Form F Assessment process
Introduce the Secure Base Model of assessing foster carers
To prepare assessors for dealing with unexpected issues
Highlight key lessons from serious case reviews
Introduce participants to the panel process
By the end of the workshop participants will have had the opportunity to:
Explore ways of gathering relevant information
Enhance their analytical skills and utilise these in reports
Consider what a good Form F Assessment looks like
Explore ways to prepare applicants for the reality of fostering
Build confidence in their abilities to work with fostering applicants and fostering panels
Identify what support they will need to produce high quality assessments
All delegates will receive
Each participant will receive a copy of Undertaking a Fostering Assessment book. They will also receive our developed foster assessors toolkit which includes, Section A, B and C Exemplars, Health and safety, Safer Caring, Fire Safety and Reference Interview Exemplars. Homework for applicants Exemplars, case studies and much more. After completing the course each delegate with receive an electronic CPD accredited certificate.
Terms and conditions
To secure your place on our one-day online training session just complete the booking form on our website. Your payment includes access to the online training session and all training material.
Cancellations - If unable to attend delegates can transfer to another available date.
The personal information provided by you will be held by Sirius Social Care Training and used to manage your attendance at the training event. The personal data in the database will be retained by Sirius Social Care Training unless you request otherwise in writing.
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