Upcoming Training Events

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URBAN SKILLZ TUTOR TRAINING

Date: Details available upon request

Venue: Reflex Head Office, Unit D2 Coombswood Way, Halesowen, B62 8BH

Time: 9:30am – 4:00pm

Duration: 1 Day

Facilitator(s): Esther Collett, Reflex West Midlands Manager / Beth Whitehouse, Head of Programmes

 

This course will cover an Introduction to understanding and delivering Urban Skillz, exploring the need for non-formal education, the role of an Urban Skillz deliverer, facilitating workshops effectively, accreditation criteria and moderation requirements, student portfolio sheets and building a balanced course.  This training is free to anyone exploring whether this programmes is for them and it is also mandatory for all existing Urban Skillz deliverers.

 

Watch the end outcome, Urban Skillz music videos here: http://vimeo.com/album/1770787

 

Places must be booked in advance.

To book places or for more details please contact Training@reflex.org

 

 

 

MYLIFE TUTOR TRAINING (South)

Date: Wednesday 24th June 2015

Venue: The Kerith Centre, Church Road, Bracknell RG12 1EH

Time: 9.30 – 4.15 pm

Duration: 1 Day

Facilitator: Esther Collett, Reflex West Midlands Manager 

 

This is for churches, mentors, teachers and youth workers who work with young people who are challenging, disengaged from learning or at risk of offending. This training enables attendees to understand and use Reflex’ myLife courses, which develop character and teach vital life skills. They explore topics such as: managing emotions, living Independently, relationships and money management. A 12 month subscription includes the cost of this training day. See www.mylifecourses.org for more information. The myLife courses empower young people to make considered and wise choices,  becoming confident and positive contributors to society. All myLife courses are accredited internally or externally (through OCR or ASDAN) and are written to meet OFSTED (or equivalent) standards within school settings.

 Please check out our myLife video which you can use within your schools and communities: https://vimeo.com/107129451

Places must be booked in advance.

You can visit the main myLife website here to find out more or book on the training: http://mylifecourses.org

 

 

 

AN INTRODUCTION TO YOUNG OFFENDER PRISON MINISTRY

Date: Wednesday 9th September 2015

Venue: Reflex Head Office, Unit D2 Coombswood Way, Halesowen, B62 8BH

Time: 9:30am to 4:30pm (Registration and refreshments from 09:15)

Duration: 1 Day

Facilitator: Tim Rosier, Head of Outreach, Reflex

 

Are you interested in working with young people or young adults in prison?  Are you passionate about seeing lives transformed through faith in action?  Are you excited by the prospect of seeing young people develop holistically and realise their God-given potential?  Then this training day is for you!

The day will provide an opportunity for participants to engage creatively in looking at the development of a young person on their transition into adulthood and their experiences within the Criminal Justice System.  There will also be an opportunity to understand how faith can have a positive impact on how young offenders give up crime.  Participants will also learn more about Reflex’ tried and tested methodology honed over 20 years’ experience of engaging children, young people and young adults within the custodial setting and become familiar with the tools, resources and training opportunities developed by Reflex to assist in front-line prison ministry to young people and young adults.

 

Cost: £25 per head.

FREE to Reflex licensees and volunteers from our partner organisations.

 

Lunch and refreshments will be provided.

Places must be booked in advance. To book places please contact Training@reflex.org

 

 

 

REFLEX OUTREACH TRAINING

Date:  Thursday 10th September 2015

Venue: Reflex Head Office, Unit D2 Coombswood Way, Halesowen, B62 8BH

Time: 9:30am to 4:30pm (Registration and refreshments from 09:00)

Duration: 1 Day

Facilitator: Tim Rosier, Head of Outreach, Reflex

 

For all new and emerging Reflex Outreach Workers, Managers and Volunteers.  Participants will continue to build on the learning from ‘An introduction to young offender prison ministry’ by exploring in greater depth our Values underpinning Reflex delivery and evidencing, as well as getting to grips with the nuts and bolts of Outreach delivery and the Support structures required as part of a Reflex licence.

 

Cost: FREE to Reflex licensees.

 

Lunch and refreshments will be provided.

Places must be booked in advance. To book places please contact Training@reflex.org

 

 

 

OFFENDER ENGAGEMENT SKILLS TRAINING

Date: Thursday 29th October  2015

Venue: Reflex Head Office, Unit D2 Coombswood Way, Halesowen, B62 8BH

Time: 9:30am to 4:30pm

Duration: 1 Day

Facilitator: Tim Rosier, Head of Outreach, Reflex

 

 

Aimed at Reflex staff and those working for other organisations engaging with offenders , this course will introduce participants to a number of more advanced offender engagement techniques which will assist them on the front-line of face-to-face prison delivery.  The day will include material on understanding an offenders journey through the Criminal Justice System, the reflective practitioner, role boundaries, managing power and control imbalances, active listening skills, the Cycle of Change, motivational interviewing, Socratic questioning, and dealing with resistance.

 

Cost:  £25 per person

(Reflex Managers and Outreach staff can attend free as part of the Reflex Licence – However we would ask for a £4 donation per person if you require lunch.)

 

Lunch and refreshments included in course fee

Places must be booked in advance.  To book places please contact Training@reflex.org

 

 

 

AN INTRODUCTION TO YOUNG OFFENDER PRISON MINISTRY

Date: Wednesday 24th February 2016

Venue: Reflex Head Office, Unit D2 Coombswood Way, Halesowen, B62 8BH

Time: 9:30am to 4:30pm (Registration and refreshments from 09:15)

Duration: 1 Day

Facilitator: Tim Rosier, Head of Outreach, Reflex

 

Are you interested in working with young people or young adults in prison?  Are you passionate about seeing lives transformed through faith in action?  Are you excited by the prospect of seeing young people develop holistically and realise their God-given potential?  Then this training day is for you!

The day will provide an opportunity for participants to engage creatively in looking at the development of a young person on their transition into adulthood and their experiences within the Criminal Justice System.  There will also be an opportunity to understand how faith can have a positive impact on how young offenders give up crime.  Participants will also learn more about Reflex’ tried and tested methodology honed over 20 years’ experience of engaging children, young people and young adults within the custodial setting and become familiar with the tools, resources and training opportunities developed by Reflex to assist in front-line prison ministry to young people and young adults.

 

Cost: £25 per head.

FREE to Reflex licensees and volunteers from our partner organisations.

 

Lunch and refreshments will be provided.

Places must be booked in advance. To book places please contact Training@reflex.org

 

 

 

REFLEX OUTREACH TRAINING

Date:  Thursday 25th February 2016

Venue: Reflex Head Office, Unit D2 Coombswood Way, Halesowen, B62 8BH

Time:  9:30am to 4:30pm (Registration and refreshments from 09:00)

Duration: 1 Day

Facilitator: Tim Rosier, Head of Outreach, Reflex

 

For all new and emerging Reflex Outreach Workers, Managers and Volunteers.  Participants will continue to build on the learning from ‘An introduction to young offender prison ministry’ by exploring in greater depth our Values underpinning Reflex delivery and evidencing, as well as getting to grips with the nuts and bolts of Outreach delivery and the Support structures required as part of a Reflex licence.

 

Cost: FREE to Reflex licensees.

 

Lunch and refreshments will be provided.

Places must be booked in advance. To book places please contact Training@reflex.org

 

 

DEALING WITH CHALLENGING BEHAVIOUR

Date:  Wednesday 9th March, 2016

Venue: Reflex Head Office, Unit D2 Coombswood Way, Halesowen, B62 8BH

Time: 09:30am – 4:30pm

Duration: 1 Day

Facilitator(s): Esther Collett, Reflex West Midlands Manager / Beth Whitehouse, Head of Programmes

Through interactive exercises and tried and tested techniques, the day introduces delegates to a number of different learning styles and the root causes of challenging behaviour before exploring basic behaviour management techniques, which will assist them in their front-line youthwork.

Cost:  £25 per person  – Lunch provided

Places must be booked in advance.

To book places please contact Training@reflex.org

 

 

ENGAGING THE DISENGAGED

Date:  Thursday 17th March 2016

Venue: Reflex Head Office, Unit D2 Coombswood Way, Halesowen, B62 8BH

Time: 09:30am – 4:30pm

Places must be booked in advance.

 

Aimed at those working with offenders, those at risk of offending or marginalised/disengaged young people within the community , this course will introduce participants to a number of advanced engagement and communication techniques utilised by Reflex and other agencies in their work within the Criminal Justice System.    The day will include material on understanding the impact of a person’s experience of the Social Care and Criminal Justice Systems, the reflective practitioner, managing power and control imbalances, active listening skills, the Cycle of Change, motivational interviewing, Socratic questioning, and dealing with resistance.

 

Cost:  £25 per person

(Reflex Managers and Outreach staff can attend free as part of the Reflex Licence – However we would ask for a £4 donation per person if you require lunch.)

 

Lunch and refreshments included in course fee

Places must be booked in advance.  To book places please contact Training@reflex.org

 

 

 

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