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The Foster Care Training Hub

Preparation for Independence Fostering
Preparation for Independence Fostering

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This course focuses on developing the knowledge and skills needed to help young adults live in the community successfully, and to recognise and assist young people in dealing with the challenges and current issues in society.

The main learning objectives of the course are as follows:

  1. To be aware of the problems around preparing our young people for independence
  2. To be aware of the relevant legislation - Children Leaving Care Act, Children Act 1989, etc.
  3. To understand assessment, planning, and review
  4. To understand the role of a foster carer
  5. To gain an understanding of what a Pathway Plan is
  6. To know the skills that young people need to succeed
  7. To be aware of education, training, and employment support
  8. To consider goal setting

This course meets the Training, Support, and Development Standards as outlined in The Fostering Services (England) Regulations 2011.

Should you have 5 or more learners requiring this training please consider the face to face option we offer.

Should you wish to discuss your needs before making a booking, please call 0800 774 7874

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1 Credit
  • Course Badge
  • Course Certificate
  • Includes Extensive Handbook
  • Includes LOR – Learning Outcome Report
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