Early help training

The early help training includes an introduction to integrated working, its aims and key purpose.  It also has the shared processes used for assessing and supporting children and young people.

  • Workshop 1 – What is early help? – early help is everyone’s responsibility
  • Workshop 2 – When to do early help – what the thresholds are
  • Workshop 3How to do early help - the early help toolkit

The training aims to support you to build your confidence and skills to work together.  Putting the child and the family at the centre of everything you do.

Full details of our Early Help training offer can be found in the Helping you with Early Help training brochure.

Other training

Training courses can now be booked by the learner on our new Learning Management System, the Pod – your Personal Online Development. 

Before booking any training you’ll need to view one of the guides below.  You can either choose to view the video guidance or the manual guide, however you learn best.

Employees – shows learners step by step how to book on a course, cancel a place etc.

Managers – shows managers how to approve or reject their team members booking requests.

We also have frequently asked questions. If you've followed the guidance and frequently asked questions and still have a query relating to Pod please email pod@barnsley.gov.uk

You can also look at the multi-agency training courses on Barnsley Safeguarding Children Partnership website.