Training

An affordable programme of webinars and bite-size online learning sessions for Somerset charities and community groups. 

Here's what's coming up:

Adult Safeguarding

With Louise White from the Safeguarding team at Somerset County Council. We'll take a closer look at Adult Safeguarding, types of abuse and warning signs, and how to report and respond to concerns. With a particular focus on domestic abuse and links to other resources and useful information. Followed by an open Q&A.

Thursday 9th July at 10am, £5 admin fee per person. Book here.

Governance options for COVID-19 response groups.

If you're going to continue to support your community beyond lockdown, this session will help you to better understand the various governance options and which structure is best for your group. Followed by Q&A.

Thursday 16th July at 10am, £10 per person. Book here.

What should we do with people's data?

This session is aimed at COVID-19 response groups that are either winding down, or planning to carry on operating. It will give an overview of your responsibilities around data protection, and practical guidance to help you keep people's information safe. Followed by Q&A.

Thursday 23rd July, 10am £5 per person. Book here.

Coming soon!

Dementia Awareness

Previous webinars

You can catch up on our previous webinars on our Youtube channel

An excellent webinar covering all the important topics around setting up community support and mutual aid groups in an emergency. It helped to confirm some of our practice, improve other aspects and answer questions we had been guessing at.

Webinar participant, April 2020.

Can't see what you're looking for? If there's a specific topic you would like us to cover in a webinar, please email training@sparksomerset.org.uk.