institute for excellence
Information, guidance, resources and accredited training to support social workers
CPD-accredited training – delivered inhouse or book an open course. Plus free e-learning and videos.
Pilot project to assess how a named social worker can contribute to better outcomes for adults with learning disabilities, autism or mental health needs.
Guidance and advice for professionals who support cared for children and young care leavers.
Training and resources to help social workers to comply with the Care Act.
CPD-accredited training and guidance to ensure social workers’ approach to assessment and eligibility are Care Act compliant.
CPD-accredited training and free resources.
CPD-accredited training, resources, and support with reviews and audits.
Guides, training and support on safeguarding children – including support with case reviews.
Information, guidance, and accredited training on supporting decision making with people who may lack capacity.
Training, resources and support to improve participation and co-design with people who use services and carers.
Resources to support social work lecturers, trainers, students and managers.
Evidence to help social workers make decisions, plus NHS Digital project on using information and technology.