Our Place Training

Our courses are designed with change in mind. They cover topical issues and Life Skills to resource you with a better understanding of yourself, others around you and societal issues.

Safeguarding

girl on bridgeThis course will give professionals an introduction/refresher in Child Protection and Safeguarding.

Learners will be able to recognise and respond to safeguarding concerns when working with children and young people, be equipped with the knowledge of the signs and symptoms of various forms of child abuse and will leave the session confident that they can act effectively and appropriately in response to the safeguarding and protection of children and young people.

 

An Introduction to Child Sexual Exploitation

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This is an established and well attended course which offers an introduction to Child Sexual Exploitation.

Attendees will learn how to recognise the reality of this hidden crime which can affect anyone; anywhere. Understand how perpetrators engage children and young people, giving them the power to recognise the early signs of CSE and wherever possible prevent it from happening at all.

Past learners have said that after attending this course they feel more able to contribute to the reduction of child sexual exploitation in their community.

 

An in-depth look at Child Sexual Exploitation

sad childThis full day course will give professionals working with children and young people an in-depth coverage to Child Sexual Exploitation. The course will enable individuals to understand the history and prevalence of CSE through discourse. They will be able to identify who is at risk of CSE and the push / pull factors that lead children and young people to victimisation. Participants will be informed of various models of CSE and awareness of the impact of consent and attitudes towards victims. Participants will be able to identify signs of CSE and know how to respond in both safeguarding and intervention.

Female Genital Mutilation

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This course provides participants with a history and understanding of the concept Female Genital Mutilation. In this course learners will consider the definition of FGM, the law, statistics and the prevalence along with how professionals can safeguard against the practice.

 

EQ – Emotional Intelligence

EIThis course offers an introduction to Emotional Intelligence. A large amount of energy goes into hiding our emotions and yet they provide the real and authentic essence of who we are and our potential. This training gives you starter steps in the journey of how to use our emotions so that they don’t abuse us!

Suitable for self development and professionals supporting others in social and emotional well-being.

Behaviour

AssertivenessThis course considers ‘behaviour’ and its impact. The Vicious Circle often stops us in our tracks and prevents us from being the best version of ourselves – Find out how it works  and how to start making changes to become unstuck.

The training looks at how our behaviour can be both the root and cure of our problems! Understanding, through the lens of a vicious circle, just how key, small changes in what we are doing, can impact our entire being

This course is suitable for personal development and for professionals supporting others in their social and emotional wellbeing.

Assertiveness

AssertivenessThis course looks at how to make choices, and communicate as your authentic self – recognising how to negotiate a ‘win-win’ outcome for your conversation whilst being the best version of yourself in the process. Using your values to help choose your battles & fighting them in the right way, at the right time, and with the right attitude!

This course is suitable for personal development and for professionals supporting others in their social and emotional well-being.

Stress

Stress 1This course offers an informal and practical workshop looking at the role and function of stress, analysed through our own experience but also considering its impact on those we work with too . You will be given the opportunity to experiment with a range of different relaxation techniques and strategies to encourage psychological flexibility.

This course is suitable for personal development and for professionals supporting others in their social and emotional well-being.

Loss / Change

Loss and changeThis course shares the knowledge and insight about the impact of loss and change, in a whole variety of circumstances. There will be opportunities to discover how it can impact yourself and anyone you live/work with. Learners will receive tools to enable the use of safe strategies for tackling the problems and pain that loss or change can cause. They will also discover the meaning behind loss related emotions and their useful purposes despite the level of discomfort/pain. This course is suitable for personal development and for professionals supporting others in their social and emotional well-being.

The light at the end of a dark tunnel!

 Anger or Calm

Anger or calmThis course will enable attendees to learn about triggers, escape routes and key skills for calm control ….….. and then influence others with this knowledge too! This course is suitable for personal development and for professionals supporting others in their social and emotional well-being.

 

The VALUE  in Problem Solving

Values in problem solvingThis course will enable learners to transform problems into purpose filled choices, putting some ‘why’,  into your ’try’, to release motivation and tackle difficult situations.

This course is suitable for personal development and for professionals supporting others in their social and emotional well-being.

Managing Thoughts

Managing thoughtsOn this course learners will be exploring the nature and composition of our thoughts, looking at just how they serve or enslave us. Learners will discover the faulty thinking styles that catch us all out and learn to unhook from them.

A Sat Nav guide to a mini head holiday destination!

This course is suitable for personal development and for professionals supporting others in their social and emotional well-being.

Stuck – Increasing Resilience – through psychological flexibility   

problem chessThis course enables learners to discover why we all sometimes get ‘stuck’. Freedom can come from changing thoughts and behaviours: releasing us from the rut, to lead a value driven life. Bring any failed New Year’s Resolutions with you as it will be a master class for new approaches!

This course is suitable for personal development and for professionals supporting others in their social and emotional well-being.

Who Am I – Considering the belief systems at the core of human behaviour.

Who am IIn this course learners will delve into the pools of being human: How the foundations of our beliefs, set the structure for our view of self and our interactions with others. Learn a powerful emotional language for use with those you work with/support.

This course is suitable for personal development and for professionals supporting others in their social and emotional well-being.

Mindfulness

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This course offers an introduction to Mindfulness as a concept and how to be present in a busy distracted world. Switching on, getting present and opening your awareness of the present moment.

Noticing Life in all its fullness. This course is suitable for personal development and for professionals supporting others in their social and emotional well-being.