Critical Thinking & Risk Assessments

Date & Time:

Thursday 10 October 2019 (9.30 am - 4.30 pm)


Woolwich Town Hall Room 6, Wellington Street, Woolwich, London, SE18 6PW


Critical Thinking & Risk Assessments

The importance of reflecting within a critical mindset is expected with complex risk assessment and this training will promote complexity and analysis. Holding the whole picture for a child and using professional meeting to critically evaluate a child or young person’s life is essential if we are to provide safety in professional decision making.

Target Group: Groups 4 - 5 Members of the workforce who have particular responsibilities in relation to undertaking section 47 enquiries, including professionals from health, education, police and children’s social care; those who work with complex cases and social work staff responsible for co-ordinating assessments of children in need. Professional advisors, named and designated lead professionals.

Aims & Objectives: By the end of this one day course participants will have

Been provided with tools to encourage this mindset and make change plans for children, young people and their families


Booking has now closed for this event.

Further Information:


One day



Janet Lee, Independent Trainer

Venue Details:

Woolwich Town Hall Room 6, Wellington Street, Woolwich, London, SE18 6PW

(020 8854 8888)

The Town Hall is opposite the Woolwich Centre, with the entrance on Wellington Street. Disabled access.

Train: Woolwich Arsenal

DLR: Woolwich Arsenal

Tube: North Greenwich then bus 422, 161, 472

Buses: 249,178,161,180,177,291,122,386,380,53,51,54,244,422,96,472

Parking: Multi-storey car parking in Calderwood St and Meter park