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
Finding Funding - Zoom Online Session This session will help you to plan your fundraising effectively, identifying what you want to do and assessing a range of funding sources available to your organisation from donations, to grants, to contracts and income generation. We will look at the pro’s and cons of different fundraising methods and where best to put your time and energy as well as point you to sources of funding information. (read more...) 28th September 2020 12:30
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15:00
Zoom Training Session Details will be emailed once registered United Kingdom VAL Training training@val.org.uk
Support to Leeds based organisations to apply to the Disabled People's Organisations Covid-19 Emergency Fund This session will give you advice on applying to the Disabled Peoples Covid-19 Emergency Fund, taking you through the criteria to ensure you are eligible, give you tips on answering the short and straightforward application form and meet and discuss your application with a local support worker from Equality Together. (read more...) 29th September 2020 13:00
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15:30
Zoom Training Session Details will be emailed once registered United Kingdom VAL Training training@val.org.uk
Roles and Responsibilities of Trustees- Zoom Online Session This course is suitable for trustees (or anyone responsible for managing and running a charity) of charitable organisations including registered charities and CIOs. (read more...) 1st October 2020 09:45
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Zoom Training Session 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...) 6th October 2020 10:00
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15:30
Zoom Training Session Details will be emailed once registered United Kingdom VAL Training training@val.org.uk
Organising a Volunteer Programme For everyone involved in planning or reviewing a volunteering programme. (read more...) 7th October 2020 10:00
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15:30
Zoom Training Session Details will be emailed once registered United Kingdom VAL Training training@val.org.uk
Online Mental Health First Aid Course The Online Mental Health First Aid course is interactive and is delivered through slides, video clips, activities, discussion and case studies which you will explore as a group to embed learning (read more...) 16th October 2020 10:00
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6th November 2020 12:00
Online Learning Hub United Kingdom VAL Training training@val.org.uk
Attracting and Recruiting Volunteers For people involved in recruiting volunteers (read more...) 21st October 2020 10:00
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15:30
Zoom Training Session Details will be emailed once registered 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...) 27th October 2020 10:00
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15:30
Zoom Training Session Details will be emailed once registered United Kingdom VAL Training training@val.org.uk
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...) 29th October 2020 10:00
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15:30
Zoom Training Session Details will be emailed once registered United Kingdom 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...) 3rd November 2020 10:00
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Zoom Training Session Details will be emailed once registered United Kingdom VAL Training training@val.org.uk
Capturing the Voice of People with a Learning Disability A virtual interactive session facilitated by Inclusion North and co-facilitated by a person with a learning disability. The session will explore ways of engaging with people with a learning disability to enable them to give feedback when being involved in consultation work. (read more...) 4th November 2020 10:00
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14:30
Zoom Training Session Details will be emailed once registered United Kingdom VAL Training training@val.org.uk
Supervising and Supporting Volunteers For everyone who has responsibility for ‘one-to-one’ supervision or for addressing difficult issues (read more...) 5th November 2020 10:00
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15:30
Zoom Training Session Details will be emailed once registered United Kingdom VAL Training training@val.org.uk
Volunteers and the Law This course is suitable for anyone who works with Volunteers and especially those who manage volunteer programmes. (read more...) 18th November 2020 10:00
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15:30
Zoom Training Session Details will be emailed once registered United Kingdom VAL Training training@val.org.uk
Motivating & Retaining Volunteers This course is suitable for anyone who works with Volunteers and especially those who manage volunteer programmes (read more...) 2nd December 2020 10:00
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15:30
Zoom Training Session Details will be emailed once registered United Kingdom VAL Training training@val.org.uk