The Foster Carer Training Company

We were founded to provide impactful, informative, and useful training specifically designed for foster carers, and fostering services.

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CPD Courses & Workshops

Social Care

Food; and it's importance in fostering

The Foster Carer Training Company

As a foster carer you will learn; or indeed already know; the importance of food in building a conne...
Online Course
Social Care

Febrile Seizures

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Febrile seizures are fits that some children might have during their early childhood. Though usually...
Online Course
Social Care

Bedwetting; Incontinence and Other Toilet Issues

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Taking care of children suffering with incontinence problems; such as soiling and bedwetting; is an...
Online Course
Social Care

Diversity and Equality

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Every person is unique and has their own identity. Any foster child in your care will have needs; ma...
Online Course
Social Care

Gang Awareness

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The objective of this course is to understand the risks of gangs pose to children and how to deal wi...
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Social Care

Moving; Lifting and Handling

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Moving and lifting things are routine tasks but if not done correctly can cause severe harm to the b...
Online Course
Social Care

How to Talk to Children About Racism

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Racism is not an easy subject to talk about. Some carers would prefer to protect their children from...
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Social Care

Caring for a Child from Sudan or South Sudan

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Between April 2019 and March 2020 3;463 unaccompanied minors arrived in the UK asking for asylum and...
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Social Care

Caring for Children from Albania

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Between April 2019 and March 2020 3;463 unaccompanied minors arrived in the UK asking for asylum and...
Online Course
Social Care

Caring for a Child from Iraq

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Between April 2019 and March 2020 3;463 unaccompanied minors arrived in the UK asking for asylum and...
Online Course
Social Care

Caring for a Child from Iran

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Between April 2019 and March 2020 3;463 unaccompanied minors arrived in the UK asking for asylum and...
Online Course
Social Care

Home Visits After Lockdown

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Covid is the biggest health crisis the UK has faced in over 100 years. And although fostering has be...
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Social Care

Caring for a Child of a Different Faith: Muslim

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This course is aimed to foster carers who are taking care of a Muslim child and who don't share the...
Online Course
Social Care

Intro to LGBTQ+ Identity and Issues

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This course is structured in two parts. This first part is an introduction to LGBTQ+ identities; his...
Online Course
Social Care

County Lines

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This course will share information specific to County Lines; which involves the exploitation of chil...
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Social Care

Fostering a child from Afghanistan

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Between April 2019 and March 2020 3;463 unaccompanied minors arrived in the UK asking for asylum and...
Online Course
Social Care

Contact Between Children and Birth Families

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Your role as a foster carer is to ensure the foster child’s wellbeing. Promoting good contact betwee...
Online Course
Social Care

Disclosures

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This is a short course designed to cover the procedure when a disclosure is made. Disclosure is when...
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Social Care

Developing Emotional Resilience

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Being a foster carer is stressful; you need to learn how to build your emotional resilience otherwis...
Online Course
Social Care

Reflective Practice

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We would like to introduce you to reflective practice and how this will be helpful in your work as a...
Online Course
Social Care

Alcohol and Children in Care

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Children and young people are curious about alcohol; and it’s normal. However; as a foster carer; yo...
Online Course
Social Care

Preparing For a New Placement

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As a foster carer there are a number of things you need to do in preparation for a new placement. Yo...
Online Course
Social Care

Allegations

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This course is an introduction to allegations; why they are made against foster carers; and how thos...
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Social Care

Self-Harm Awareness

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Looking after a child who self harms is very difficult. Discovering that the child self-harms; seein...
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Social Care

ADHD

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This course is designed to introduce you to the condition of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorde...
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Social Care

Eating Disorders

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The objective of this course is to introduce you to eating disorders.
Online Course
Social Care

Children with Bipolar Disorder

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Caring for a child with bipolar disorder is challenging. You will have some great days followed by s...
Online Course
Social Care

Extremism; Radicalisation and Terrorism

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As a carer; safeguarding foster children from radicalisation and violent extremism is paramount. Chi...
Online Course
Social Care

CSE - Child Sexual Exploitation

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Unfortunately; some children might have suffered from sexual abuse or exploitation before entering t...
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Social Care

Coping with Challenging Behaviour

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As a foster carer; you will sooner or later look after a child or children with challenging behaviou...
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Social Care

Communicating with Children

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The objective of this course is to understand why it is sometimes difficult to communicate with chil...
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Social Care

Attachments

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The development of a bond between an infant and their primary caregivers is primordial for their dev...
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CPD Subsectors

Child Welfare
Safety & Welfare
Support & Training