7. Training

LSCB & LSAB Training Strategy:

LSCB & LSAB Training Strategy (2018-21)

LSAB Multi Agency Safeguarding Adults training is now available to book online through the Learning Pool.

On-line booking system – http://bathnes.learningpool.com

For any specific enquiries, please contact childrensandadultsworkforce_training@bathnes.gov.uk
or call the team on 01225 394210

Please ensure you log onto Learning Pool first before clicking title - Click on the course title for more information about the following course.

Table of Charges from Sept 2019

 Please click on the following link for details on further training


 How to Book – please see Booking Guide


Awareness Training

Safeguarding Adults Awareness Training – Level 2

This is a half day course focusing on a multi-agency approach and response to Safeguarding Adult Protection issues.

This course is an opportunity to develop your knowledge around Adult protection issues and the processes involved

Upcoming dates:

Mon 28th October 19       13.30 - 17.00         Community Space, One Stop Shop, Keynsham


Self Neglect Training

Self-Neglect - Safeguarding Adult Training

This half day course will enable participants to gain knowledge and develop skills in working with people who self-neglect in line with the Care Act 2014, the Mental Capacity Act 2005, the principles that underpin Making Safeguarding Personal and research based good practice.

Upcoming dates:

Thurs 22nd August 19      09.00 - 12.30          Community Space, One Stop Shop, Keynsham

Thurs 22nd August 19      13.30 - 17.00          Community Space, One Stop Shop, Keynsham

Mon 28th October  19       09.00 - 12.30          Community Space, One Stop Shop, Keynsham        




Trafficking and Slavery

Trafficking  and Slavery

Throughout the training attendees will develop greater knowledge of human trafficking and slavery, and explore the issues facing individuals  who have been trafficked, how to correctly identify and spot the signs of potential exploitation and learn about what is available to support those who have been trafficked.

This course is particularly relevant for frontline professionals within the Adults’ Workforce.

Upcoming dates:

Awaiting new dates


Domestic Abuse Awareness

All training developed by the B&NES Domestic Abuse Partnership (DAP).

Link to eLearning basic awareness training for anyone - 'Guidance and resources for staff and volunteers in Bath & North East Somerset to respond promptly and effectively the first time they become aware of domestic abuse'  https://banes.safeguarding.network/

Link to Domestic Abuse Training Standards, for training commissioners or anyone going on training to help them health check what is being offered,  http://www.bathnes.gov.uk/sites/default/files/da_learning.pdf

This is link to our B&NES Domestic Abuse web page There is also lots of info on here – particularly the right hand side.


A really useful overview of DA services



Introduction to the Mental Capacity Act

Introduction to the Mental Capacity Act 

This is a half day course providing an introduction to the Mental Capacity Act. The course will enable you to understand what having mental capacity means, how to assess decision making capacity and understand how to make decisions on behalf of people who are unable to do so themselves. The course will consider how the legislation is relevant to your role and its impact on your practice.

Upcoming dates:

Tues 12th November 19         09.30-12.30       Council Chamber, The Hollies, Midsomer Norton


Mental Capacity Act - Assessing Capacity, Best Interests Decisions.

Mental Capacity Act - Assessing Capacity, Making Best Interest Decisions and Recent Case Law

Upcoming dates:

Mon 16th September 2019       09.30 – 16.30      Council Chamber, The Hollies, Midsomer Norton


Understanding Forced Marriage

Awaiting dates


Training Framework


LSCB & LSAB FGM TRAINING SLIDES - The LSAB encourages all agencies to incorporate these slides into your single agency training to meet the standard set by the LSCB and LSAB for the raising awareness requirement in training. Please add using the general ones and then any additional slides as relevant:

 Female Genital Mutilation (FGM)  www.fgmelearning.co.uk

Learning & Development Resource As a result of the first ever Gloucestershire Safeguarding Adult Road-shows which focused on the new Care Act area of abuse – Self-Neglect, a trainer video with session plans are now available for organisations to use nationally.

The following link will take you to this new resource

“Am I YOUR Job?”