Foundation Module 2: Child Protection Conference, Plan and Core Groups (Focus on safeguarding young people)

Date & Time:

Friday 11 May 2018 (9.30 am registration for 10.00 am start - 16:00 pm)

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Brooklands College, (MA1) Brooklands College Heath Road Weybridge KT13 8TT



Participants must have:

  • Completed Foundation Module 1 Multi-Agency Safeguarding Training (previously known as FM1 Introduction to Safeguarding)

Target Group: The course is aimed at practitioners and managers in voluntary, independent and statutory agencies who work predominantly with children, young people and/or their parents/carers and who could contribute to assessing, planning, intervening and evaluating the needs of a child and parenting capacity where there are safeguarding concerns. This course is suitable for those who are likely to contribute to the ongoing assessment of children and families, attend child protection conferences, core groups, be involved in the implementation of child protection plans including all those who are or plan to be designated safegaurding leads in their organisations.

Course Aim: This training builds on the learning from Foundation Module 1. This course aims to provide staff with the opportunity to further develop their knowledge, skills and the ability to work collaboratively on the process for safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, including those who are suffering, or at risk of suffering significant harm. This course will enable practitioners to prepare for, contribute towards and understand the processes involved with child protection conferences, plans and core groups.

Learning Outcomes:

By the end of the course participants will have:

  • Developed an understanding of their roles and responsibilities in child protection conferences and core groups
  • Developed skills and confidence in contributing effectively to conferences, plans and core groups.
  • Explored the process of decision making in the child protection conference.
  • Developed an understanding of agency roles and contribution to interagency collaboration and planning including the formulation of child protection plans and core groups.
  • Understood the Surrey MASH referral process and Signs of Safety Model in relation to conferences, plans and core groups.

To use this booking system, you will first need to create a user account and once you have done this, you will be able to manage your own bookings, access course evaluations, certificates and access your training history.

Please note: individuals must create their own account. There is no facility for one person to create an account in their name and book places for numerous numbers of staff. If you are booking on behalf of another member of staff you need to register in their name rather than your own.


Booking has now closed for this event.

Further Information:


David Blake

Venue Details:

Brooklands College, (MA1) Brooklands College Heath Road Weybridge KT13 8TT

(01932 797700)



By Car:
From Central London
Take the A3 and leave at the Cobham exit.
At the roundabout take the 3rd exit onto the A245 towards Byfleet.
At the 1st roundabout take the 2nd exit onto the
B374 Brooklands Road
Go straight over roundabout.
Pass over the railway bridge and straight over roundabout onto Heath Road.
Take the next turning on the left.
Brooklands College - Weybridge Campus is situated at the end of this driveway.
From M25 Clockwise
Exit the M25 at junction 10 taking the A3 towards
At the first junction exit the A3, taking the A245 towards Byfleet and Weybridge.
Follow as for Central London point 3.
From M25 Anticlockwise
Exit the M25 at junction 11, taking the A317 towards
Continue on the A317, passing over two roundabouts.
At the 3rd roundabout take the 2nd exit onto the
B374 Heath Road.
Take the 4th turning on the right.
Brooklands College is situated at the end of this drive.

By Train
Weybridge Station is on the mainline from London
Waterloo to Portsmouth.
For further information on train times and fares, please call the National Railway Enquiry Line on
0345 48 49 50.

There is parking onsite in the visitor’s car park or if this is full, in the student car park. The barrier should be open for you to be able to use the student car park. If not, please let Reception
know. When you arrive, please report to Reception and they will show you to the training room.

Refreshments and Lunch:
Tea and coffee will be available during the day. Lunch is not provided however this can be purchased from the college canteen in the main building.

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