WP Training

Welcome to WillisPalmer Training.  We have been providing training to professionals who work with children and their families for over thirteen years.

All of our programmes are listed below for you to book easily online using a credit or debit card or through PayPal.  Our courses take place at our training suites in London and Colchester.

If you prefer we can provide bespoke training courses at your venue of choice nationwide, please contact us to discuss your training requirements.  If we come to you discounts are available.

With our network of highly experienced trainers based across the UK, we will be able to meet all your training needs.

We also provide a range of highly successful and proven service improvement programs for local authority social work teams including a ground-breaking mentoring program for frontline staff.   Further details can be found here

Our Training Terms & Conditions can be found here

  • Sale! Fostering Assessment Training (Form F) course from WillisPalmer in London

    Fostering Assessment Training (Form F)

    EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT – SAVE 20%
    19th & 20th October 2017 – Stratford Circus Arts Centre, London
    This 2 day workshop is designed for social workers new to fostering assessments as well as those looking to hone their skills in assessing foster care applicants as well as producing high quality Form Fs.

    ** 20% early bird discount **

    **early bird discount ends 19th September**

    19th and 20th October 2017

    Closing date for applications 5th October

    Stratford Circus

    £295.00 £236.00 Inc.VAT

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  • Sale! How to undertake a parenting assessment - Social Worker training courses in London

    Undertaking a Parenting Assessment

    1st & 2nd November 2017 – Stratford Circus Arts Centre, London
    This training course equips attendees with the skills to complete a thorough parenting assessment, to effectively assess parenting capacity and arrive at a prognosis that is well argued, evidenced that can withstand the rigours of cross-examination.

    ** 20% early bird discount **

    **early bird discount ends 1st October**

    1st and 2nd November 2017

    Closing date for applications 18th October

    Stratford Circus

    £295.00 £236.00 Inc.VAT

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    Dealing with substance misuse and addiction in child protection work

    29th & 30th November 2017 – Stratford Circus Arts Centre, London
    This training course is aimed at social workers, probation officers, family lawyers, teachers, nurses, counsellors whose daily clientele includes those affected in some way by drug or alcohol problems.

    ** 20% early bird discount **

    **early bird discount ends 29th October**

    29th & 30th November 2017

    Closing date for applications 15th November

    Stratford Circus

    £295.00 £236.00 Inc.VAT

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    The impact of mental illness on parenting capacity

    17th January 2018 – Holiday Inn Express, Stratford
    This course helps you understand the link between symptoms of mental illness, parental behaviour and the impact of such behaviour on children. It examines the key principles in assessing the impact of mental illness on parenting capacity.

    ** 20% early bird discount **

    **early bird discount ends 17th December**

    17th January 2018

    Closing date for applications 3rd January

    Holiday Inn Express

    £150.00 £120.00 Inc.VAT

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    Attachment Theory – Module 1

    Date TBC – Essex Business School, Colchester
    Attachment theory, devised by psychoanalyst John Bowlby, suggests the existence of a psychological connection between individuals in close relationships and understand the psychological underpinnings of the relationship between parents and their children.

    Date TBC

    Essex Business School

    £120.00 Inc.VAT

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    Attachment and observation – Module 2

    Date TBC – Essex Business School, Colchester
    In every parenting assessment, and increasingly in other forms of assessment, a social worker will need to plan in some time to observe parents (and other prospective carers) and children together with a view to providing an analysis of the relationships observed.

    Date TBC

    Essex Business School

    £120.00 Inc.VAT

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