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Appropriate Screening of Carers – August 14

Monday August 14, 2017, 9:15 am - 4:45 pm

Free – $355


15 available
Member - Appropriate Screening of Carers 14 Aug$300.00

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Course description:

The workshop aims to provide practitioners and managers working in the child and family services sector with key skills and knowledge in initial screening of potential carers for vulnerable children and young people in out of home care. This workshop will highlight the processes and the skills involved in appropriate screening of carers and provide participants with an opportunity to evaluate their own and work place practices in this area.

Learning Outcomes:

Identify and understand the various background checks required by DHS registration standards
Identify factors for effective and ineffective caring
Manage risk to minimise potential child abuse
Develop a Code of Conduct for volunteer caregivers
Identify the training, support and supervision required for potential carers
Develop protective behaviour training and resources for children and young people

Morning/afternoon tea and lunch provided

If you have any queries please contact 9614 1577 or training@cfecfw.asn.au.

Please note: payment is required prior to the training date

Registration:To ensure your place, please register at least 15 days prior course commencement by completing the enrolment form below.

Cancellation policy: We will issue a full refund if we cancel the course or reschedule the course.

Withdrawal: Participants who withdraw more than 15 days before course commencement receive a full refund; less than 14 days prior to the agreed start date –no refund

Course transfer: Course and name transfers may be made if vacancies exist

Extenuating circumstances: Apply in writing, attaching any relevant documentation, such as medical certificate. Application for special consideration does not guarantee acceptance


Monday August 14, 2017
9:15 am - 4:45 pm
Free – $355
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Centre For Excellence in Child and Family Welfare
Level 5, 50 Market Street
Melbourne, Victoria 3000 Australia
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03 9614 1577

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