National AIM Week

The AIM Project runs a number of National AIM week courses each year. These are ‘open’ courses that individual can book on rather than ‘commissioned’ courses established by local authorities and other agencies.

See below for the most recent information relating to an upcoming event. For fuller details of these courses please refer to the relevant course in the Training section of the website which gives full course outlines.

To book or make enquires contact admin@aimproject.org.uk or tel 07788286698

AIM WEEK

8 July – 12 July 2019

At Professional Development Centre,

Bethnal Green, London E2 6AB

TRAINING CALENDAR

                               AT A GLANCE:

9-10 July 2019Advanced CourseNEW AIM3Assessmentfor Adolescents trainingParticipant Criteria:Participants should have a basic understanding of concerning sexual behaviours gained through AIM foundation courses or relevant practice experience, plus practice experience of complex assessments generally and ideally some experience of assessments of sexual behaviours.
Competency Requirement
Please note:We have introduced a competency requirement for this course, to increase the quality of assessments undertaken and improve the impact on outcomes for young people. Participants will be expected to complete a case study at the end of the course, to demonstrate their understanding of the AIM3 model and their potential ability to implement their learning from the course into practice. If successful, the participants will then be certified as competent and approved by AIM to use the AIM3 model. Post course, quality assurance about how AIM3 is used in practice should be provided through the practitioners’ line management.
 
£280 per delegate plus £99 for a copy of the AIM3 Assessment framework (discounted price)
9-10 July 2019Advanced CourseNEW AIM Interventionfor Adolescents trainingParticipant Criteria:Participants should have a basic understanding of concerning sexual behaviours gained through AIM foundation courses, and/or possibly AIM3 training, or relevant practice experience. In addition they also need to have practice experience of complex assessments and/or direct work with children/young people.

£280 per delegate plus £112.50 for a copy of the AIM Intervention  guidance (discounted price
9-10 July 2019Advanced CourseNEW Assessment for Under 12s trainingParticipant Criteria:Participants should have a basic understanding of harmful sexual behaviours gained through AIM foundation courses or relevant practice experience. In addition participants also need to have practice experience of complex assessments generally and ideally some experience of assessments of sexual behaviours.

Competency Requirement
Please note:We have introduced a competency requirement for this course, to increase the quality of assessments undertaken and improve the impact on outcomes for children. Participants will be expected to complete a case study at the end of the course,to demonstrate their understanding of the AIM Under 12s model and their potential ability to implement their learning from the course into practice. If successful, the participants will then be certified as competent and approved by AIM to use the AIM Under 12s model. Post course, quality assurance on how AIM Under 12s is used in practice should be provided through the practitioner’s line management.
 £280 per delegate plus £76.50 for a copy of the AIM Under 12s framework (discounted price)
 
11 July 2019 Advanced CourseNEW AIM3 ConversiontrainingFor practitioners who previously completed AIM2 training between April 2017 and April 2019
This course is limited to professionals who were trained in the previous AIM 2 model between April 2017 and April 2019,and wish to update to the new revised version of AIM3. It builds on the previous training and there will be an expectation that the participants already have a core body of knowledge from that training and will ideally have been using the AIM2 model in practice.
 
This course is not available for practitioners who have no previous training in AIM2, nor for anyone whose training is more than 2 years old. For those practitioners we recommend attending our new AIM 3 Course.
 Competency Requirement
Please note:We have introduced a competency requirement for this course, to increase the quality of assessments undertaken and improve the impact on outcomes for children. Participants will be expected to complete a case study at the end of the course,to demonstrate their understanding of the AIM 3 model and their potential ability to implement their learning from the course into practice. If successful, the participants will then be certified as competent and approved by AIM to use the AIM 3 model. Post course, quality assurance on how AIM 3 is used in practice should be provided through the practitioner’s line management.
 £150 per delegate plus £99 for a copy of the AIM3 Assessment Framework (discounted price)
 
11 July 2019 Advanced CourseNEW Under 12s ConversiontrainingFor practitioners who previously completed Under 12s training between April 2017 and April 2019
Target audience
This course is limited to professionals who were trained in the previous AIM Under 12s model between April 2017 and April 2019, and wish to update to the newest version of this model. It builds on previous training and there will be an expectation that the participants already have a core body of knowledge from that training and will ideally have been using the model in practice.
 
This course is not available for practitioners who have no previous training in AIM Under 12s, nor for anyone whose training is more than 2 years old. For those practitioners we recommend attending our new AIM Under 12s Course.

Competency Requirement
Please note:We have introduced a competency requirement for this course, to increase
the quality of assessments undertaken and improve the impact on outcomes for children.
Participants will be expected to complete a case study at the end of the course,to
demonstrate their understanding of the AIM Under 12s model and their potential ability to
implement their learning from the course into practice. If successful, the participants will
then be certified as competent and approved by AIM to use the AIM Under 12s model.
Post course, quality assurance on how AIM Under 12s is used in practice should be
provided through the practitioner’s line management. 
Price:            £150 per delegate plus £76.50 for a copy of the AIM Under 12s Framework (discounted price)
 
11-12 July 2019Advanced CourseNEW Technology-AssistedHarmful Sexual Behaviour Practice Guidance trainingParticipant Criteria:Suitable for practitioners who have a basic understanding of concerning sexual behaviours gained through AIM foundation courses or relevant practice experience, plus practice experience of complex assessments and ideally experience of TA cases within their case load.

Target audience
This course is targeted at experienced practitioners in social work, youth offending and specialist providers, who need to have atleast a basic understanding of concerning sexual behaviours, gained through AIM or NSPCC foundation courses, or relevant practice experience, which ideally includes working with technology assisted harmful sexual behaviour on their case loads 
 
A separate one day Basic Awareness Course on TA-HSB will be available for practitioners who would benefit from having an understanding of the subject, but may not be involved in assessments or direct work, as well those practitioners who wish to go on to take our advanced courses.
            £280 per delegate plus £60 for a copy of the Technology-Assisted HSB Practice Guidance (discounted price)