Training and Events

Below you will find details of forthcoming training courses and events relevant to advice managers and workers in Norfolk - offered by both NCAN, its members and the advice community more widely.

Further training opportunities and events can be found at:

Equal Lives 

Voluntary Norfolk 

Advice UK (go to What We Offer - Training and Staff Development)


Citizens Advice Bureau 

Centre for Economic and Social Inclusionseminars and conferences
Leeway's Domestic Abuse Awareness Training
Date of Event/Training: 01.12.2016
Leeway has over 40 years’ experience working in the field of domestic abuse in Norfolk and given the high level of domestic abuse happening across our communities, we know that domestic abuse training is an  important part of tackling  this often hidden crime.Feedback from recent training included:“Really interesting, well delivered, supportive and considered.  Very good and much appreciated.”
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Equal Lives Training Programme Spring 2017
Date of Event/Training: 25.01.2017
Equal Lives have new training dates for 2017, please click below for details.  
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Save the date: engagement events with NCC and Norfolk CCGs
8th - 13th March 2017
Community Action Norfolk are planning some events to explore how Clinical Commissioning Groups, Norfolk County Council and the Norfolk VCSE sector can work together for improved health of residents and how to reduce the barriers to working together. Dates for your diary are: 8th March for West Norfolk, 10th March for Central Norfolk and 13th March for East Norfolk. More details to follow.
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Me & You Education: Two Extremes Ideology Course
27th - 29th March 2017
This free half day training course is organised by the Community Safety Partnership and it aims to educate professionals on preventing radicalisation. The session looks at current recruitment tactics and the role of social media as well as the ideological standpoint of both extremes (ISIS and Far Right). The sessions are delivered jointly by two very different individuals who start from their own divergent points but show that people can and do, work and live together despite their differences. 
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Mental Capacity Act 2005, A Decade On – Conference
Date of Event/Training: 30.03.2017
The Edith Ellen foundation invite you to the Conference "The Mental Capacity Act 2005, A Decade on, What’s Right and What’s Wrong", which will take place on 30 March 2017 in Norwich at the Mercure Hotel, 121-131 Boundary Road. The conference will bring together Professionals and representatives from the Care industry, civil society, public authorities, and research to explore and discuss opportunities and strengths related to the Mental Capacity Act 2005.
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HCA & Shelter outline new funding to support housing supply
Date of Event/Training: 30.03.2017
Housing experts representing the HCA, Shelter and LGA will share essential insight on the government's plan to deliver one million new homes by 2020 at the upcoming strategy discussion on 30th March 2017, 'The Future of Housing Supply 2017'.
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Free Multi-Agency Safeguarding Hub Briefing Sessions
September - November 2017
The Multi-Agency Safeguarding Hub (MASH) are offering FREE workshops which will provide visitors with a comprehensive understanding of how they work and how the partner agencies link together, as well as giving an insight in to each agency's responsibilities within the MASH.
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