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Section.76 Training (Introduction to)

Course Provider

Bond Solon Training


  • Social workers and managers have learning needs around the legislative and statutory responsibilities. Also practical applications around appropriate use of this option of care

Key Learning Outcomes

  • To understand the legislation around S. 76 placements
  • To understand the duties and responsibilities of the LA re S. 76 placements
  • To understand the Welsh context
  • To learn about best practice based on research, legislation and service user voices.
  • To reflect on the importance of partnership working and relationship-based practice with families.
  • To understand the importance of timely assessments and incorporating this within the pre-proceedings/ proceedings process where necessary
  • What constitutes the LA placing a child under S.76 and what is a family arrangement.
  • Is there any recent case law around how long a child should remain S.76 without the LA issuing a care application.
  • Do the LA always need to issue a care application if there are no issues with the child remaining S.76 and parents are working with the LA.
  • What is the law around UASC, should the LA issue a care application if they have nobody who can give parental consent for under 16-year-olds.


Dates and Times

  • 10 September 2024  09:30-17.00

There is no charge to attend these courses, however a cancellation charge may apply to non-attendance if sufficient notice is not given


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