Family CAF Training

Half Day Course

27 September 2017

From 13:00 - 16:00

No Long Taking Bookings! E-Learning Recommended

Common Assessment is a Government approved tool for assessing children with additional needs. It has been used in Tameside for many years and is known to be of benefit in identifying children’s needs and working together to meet those needs.

There will be a programme of refresher training in Family CAF starting in June.

**Please note all agencies should prioritise staff for this course who can act as CAF Champions and enable /support their colleagues in completing CAF following training.**

This course is suitable for Safeguarding leads, Senior Practitioners and those likely to complete CAFs.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of this course you will:

  • An Understanding of Family CAF
  • Promoting a CAF where there is an unmet need
  • Your skill in Common Assessment
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Multi-Agency Training

TSCB Charging Policy for Safeguarding Training

Learn more about TSCB minimum standards...

TSCB minimum standards for basic single agency safeguarding children awareness raising training are designed to assure that relevant training across all agencies and services in Tameside is delivered to a consistently high standard. They will be utilised by the Learning Improvement and Activity Sub- Group to quality assure relevant training. It should be noted that basic single agency awareness training should not be utilised to negate the requirement for professionals or volunteers in Tameside, whose work brings them into with children and their families, from acquiring or refreshing their Multi-Agency safeguarding knowledge via TSCB’s Multi-Agency Training Offer.

What to do if you are worried about a child

If you think a child is being abused or mistreated or you have concerns about a child’s well-being please contact one of the numbers shown on this page.

Your phone call could help to safeguard a child who may be at risk.

If the situation is immediately dangerous for the child then ring 999 and ask for the Police.

If the child is not in immediate danger contact:

Children's Hub

  • Monday to Friday during office hours - 0161 342 4101
  • Monday to Friday outside office hours and weekends and public holidays – 0161 342 2222
  • GM Procedures Manual
  • Safeguarding concerns can be reported to the Children's Hub using the Online Electronic Referral form