Online courses offer you the flexibility to study when and where suits you — all you need is a computer with access to the internet. The courses are easy to follow, engaging and interactive helping you pick up new topics quickly.
All of our courses link to the Training, Support and Development Standards for foster care in England. As well as this, you will learn more about fostering and gain lots of practical hints and tips that will help you support the children that you look after.
There is no time limit on completing the courses, training managers can track progress using the online system and when you complete your course you will receive a certificate. You can find out more in our FAQs for individuals and organisations.
Looking at the impact of adverse events on the development of children and young people.
Understanding different behaviour and develop ways of dealing with challenging behaviour.
Complete all six Pathways courses online.
Looking at the issues around contact between fostered children and their birth families.
Encourage children and young people in your care to pursue their education and reach their goals.
Looking at why health care is of particular importance to children and young people in foster care.
This course considers some wider safer caring issues and suggests ways of thinking about the principles for safeguarding children and young people at the same time as protecting yourselves and your families from allegations and complaints.