Current and Upcoming Events

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Online Training- Equality, Diversity and Discrimination Online training course- in this course we're going to be discussing two topics, 'equality' and diversity' and how they relate to one another. Understanding this will help us to identify and address issues of unfairness and discrimination in the workplace. Duration: 70 minutes (2 units) (read more...) 29th June 2020 00:00
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31st December 2020 00:00
Online Training Portal Details will be emailed once registered VAL Training training@val.org.uk
Online Training- Learning Disability Awareness This course will start by giving you an overview of some of the common types and causes of learning disabilities and how they affect people. It will touch on how a person centred approach to care will get the best results and look at how management must perform, and at the needs of the individual. I will also discuss overcoming the stigma attached to learning disabilities and much more. Duration: 50 minutes (2 units) (read more...) 29th June 2020 00:00
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31st December 2020 00:00
Online Training Portal Details will be emailed once registered VAL Training training@val.org.uk
Online Training- Mental Health Awareness People often equate the words mental health with mental illness and there are many definitions of what mental health actually is. Mental health issues can happen to anyone despite social background, intelligence, gender or other factors. (read more...) 29th June 2020 00:00
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31st December 2020 00:00
Online Training Portal Details will be emailed once registered VAL Training training@val.org.uk
Online Training- Safeguarding Adults (18+) Our Safeguarding courses have been created because, first and foremost, each and every one of us has basic human rights. Chief among these is the right to be healthy, happy and treated well, regardless of race, age, gender or location. When these rights are abused in some way it’s wrong, and it is therefore vital that guidelines, policies and procedures are followed to enable everyone, without exception to live a life in which these basic values and rights are maintained and upheld. (read more...) 29th June 2020 00:00
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31st December 2020 00:00
Online Training Portal Details will be emailed once registered VAL Training training@val.org.uk
Online Training- Principles of Communication When working in the adult social care sector, communicating is essential to develop your understanding of a service user's needs, so you can provide them with the support they require. If the information exchanged is inaccurate or misleading, mistakes can be made which can result in ineffective care and a negative view of the service. Professionals will form many different relationships in their work. Some will be formal and others more informal. Whoever you are communicating with and whatever the method you use it is essential that you make sure your communication is appropriate and effective. (read more...) 29th June 2020 00:00
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31st December 2020 00:00
Online Training Portal Details will be emailed once registered VAL Training training@val.org.uk
Online Training- Person Centred Care What do we mean by Person Centred Care, well the term originated in the 1940s and proposed taking a holistic view of service users in care settings. This means getting to know the person and then tailoring their care as much as possible to meet their specific needs. Person centred care is now a key principle outlined in current legislation and it plays an important part in the standards that they set out which must be followed by all care professionals working in this country. (read more...) 29th June 2020 00:00
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31st December 2020 00:00
Online Training Portal Details will be emailed once registered VAL Training training@val.org.uk
Online Training- Dignity and Privacy There are two crucial attributes you must have when working with people in a caring, supportive environment. First, all service users must be treated with dignity and the second crucial attribute is privacy (read more...) 29th June 2020 00:00
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31st December 2020 00:00
Online Training Portal Details will be emailed once registered VAL Training training@val.org.uk
Online Training- Prevent Duty Intelligence indicates that further terrorist attacks in our country are ‘highly likely’. Experience tells us that the threat comes not just from foreign nationals, but from terrorists born and bred in Britain. It is therefore vital that our counter-terrorism strategy contains a plan to prevent radicalisation and stop would-be terrorists from committing mass murder. The Prevent strategy, published by the Government is part of the overall counter-terrorism strategy. (read more...) 29th June 2020 00:00
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31st December 2020 00:00
Online Training Portal Details will be emailed once registered VAL Training training@val.org.uk
Online Training- Duty of Care A duty of care is the requirement that all health and social care professionals, and organisations providing health and care services, must put the interests of service users first. (read more...) 29th June 2020 00:00
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31st December 2020 00:00
Online Training Portal Details will be emailed once registered VAL Training training@val.org.uk
Online Training- Nutrition and Hydration If you are part of a team responsible for people’s nutrition and hydration, it’s important that you understand the terms that are being used, the nutritional requirements of the service users and the possible consequences of getting it wrong. (read more...) 29th June 2020 00:00
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31st December 2020 00:00
Online Training Portal Details will be emailed once registered VAL Training training@val.org.uk
Volunteers and the Law - 8 July 2020 This course is suitable for anyone who works with Volunteers and especially those who manage volunteer programmes. (read more...) 8th July 2020 10:00
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Stringer House 34 Lupton Street Hunslet Leeds LS10 2QW United Kingdom VAL Training training@val.org.uk
Motivating & Retaining Volunteers - 8 July 2020 This course is suitable for anyone who works with Volunteers and especially those who manage volunteer programmes (read more...) 8th July 2020 13:30
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Voluntary Action Leeds 34 Lupton Street Hunslet Leeds LS10 2QW United Kingdom VAL Training training@val.org.uk
Zoom Online Training- Understanding Leadership A key part of my leadership training is enabling people to understand that they already have the skills to be great leaders and that leadership isn't something that is out of their reach. It focuses on their journey to leadership and how that journey has made them qualified to lead and create change. We also explore motivators and how to best understand peoples' motivation in order to effectively lead them. (read more...) 21st July 2020 10:30
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Zoom Meeting. Details will be emailed once registered United Kingdom VAL Training training@val.org.uk
Zoom Online Training- How to Campaign A complete starter’s guide to campaigning. This training is designed for people wanting to start to a campaign for change or for those who may have struggled to campaign in the past. (read more...) 23rd July 2020 10:30
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Zoom Training Session Details will be emailed once registered VAL Training training@val.org.uk
Free Suicide Prevention Training for Community Care Volunteers A free course for community care and food distribution staff and volunteers either living or working in the following postcode areas of Leeds: LS6, LS8, LS9, LS11, LS12, LS13, LS14, LS15, LS16, LS17, LS19, LS25, LS27 and LS28. These postcodes cover the areas where most deaths by suicide occur.  (read more...) 27th July 2020 10:30
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Zoom United Kingdom VAL Training  
Zoom Online Training- Public Speaking This training is designed for people who would like to learn the basic skills of public speaking and learn practical tips on how to be a better public speaker (read more...) 28th July 2020 10:30
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15:00
Zoom Training Session Details will be emailed once registered VAL Training training@val.org.uk
Zoom Online Training-Positively Dealing with Stress In our sector we are facing a challenging landscape which can often lead to us dealing with increased workloads and stress. This course is designed to take a practical look at what stress is and how we can deal with in positive ways in our workplaces. This is not about eliminating stress, it’s about managing it. (read more...) 30th July 2020 10:30
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Zoom Training Session Details will be emailed once registered VAL Training training@val.org.uk