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CPD Opportunities

The below opportunities are for members of the West Midlands Social Work Teaching Partnership only, below are a list of our Partners, if you are studying or work for one of these organisations in a Social Work capacity, you may apply for the CPD sessions. Please note; if you do not provide the details of the organisation which you are a member of or your email address is not associated you may be removed from the registration list.

Our Partners:​​
  • Birmingham Children's Trust

  • Birmingham City Council

  • Birmingham City University

  • Cheshire East Council

  • City of Stoke-on-Trent Council

  • City of Wolverhampton Council

  • Coventry City Council

  • Coventry University

  • Dudley Council

  • Heart of Worcestershire College

  • Herefordshire Council

  • Keele University 

  • Midlands Partnership Foundation Trust

  • Sandwell Children's Trust

  • Sandwell Council

  • Shropshire Council

  • Solihull MBC

  • Staffordshire County Council

  • Staffordshire University

  • Telford & Wrekin Council

  • University of Birmingham

  • University of Warwick

  • University of Wolverhampton

  • University of Worcester

  • Walsall Council

  • Warwickshire County Council

  • Worcestershire County Council

  • Worcestershire  Children's First

  • 2024 Practice Educators Conference - “The Future of Practice Education”
    2024 Practice Educators Conference - “The Future of Practice Education”
    Wed, 24 Apr
    Birmingham
    24 Apr 2024, 10:00 – 16:00
    Birmingham, Council House, Victoria Square, Birmingham B1 1BB, UK
    24 Apr 2024, 10:00 – 16:00
    Birmingham, Council House, Victoria Square, Birmingham B1 1BB, UK
    Inviting all Practice Educators to enjoy a day of inspiring presentations, interactive workshops, and the chance to network and share ideas with other Practice Educators from across the region in an iconic setting. Hosted in collaboration with Birmingham City Council.
  • Let's Talk About Race.
    Let's Talk About Race.
    Wed, 15 May
    Microsoft Teams
    15 May 2024, 09:30 – 11:30
    Microsoft Teams
    15 May 2024, 09:30 – 11:30
    Microsoft Teams
    A safe space for participants to have discussions on the themes of bias and race, and to explore and reflect on their own experiences.
  • Training to support male victims of domestic abuse (2 half-days)
    Training to support male victims of domestic abuse (2 half-days)
    Tue, 21 May
    Microsoft Teams
    21 May 2024, 09:30 – 22 May 2024, 12:30
    Microsoft Teams
    21 May 2024, 09:30 – 22 May 2024, 12:30
    Microsoft Teams
    1 in 6 men suffer domestic abuse in their lifetime and 1 in every 3 victims are male. How can we ensure men and their children receive the support they need in their local community? Training will be delivered over 2 mornings, participants must be able to attend both dates (21st & 22nd May).
  • Learning from People with Lived Experience Seminar: "You must have enjoyed it".
    Learning from People with Lived Experience Seminar: "You must have enjoyed it".
    Thu, 06 Jun
    Microsoft Teams
    06 Jun 2024, 10:00 – 11:30
    Microsoft Teams
    06 Jun 2024, 10:00 – 11:30
    Microsoft Teams
    David Gowar M.A. guides us through a personal account of domestic abuse and coercive control.
  • An Introduction to Parental Alienation
    An Introduction to Parental Alienation
    Wed, 12 Jun
    Microsoft Teams
    12 Jun 2024, 09:30 – 12:00
    Microsoft Teams
    12 Jun 2024, 09:30 – 12:00
    Microsoft Teams
    Join us as we learn the definition of parental alienation, consider research and theory that can inform practitioners, and explore the impact parental alienation can have on social workers.
  • 2024 Practice Educators Conference - “The Future of Practice Education”
    2024 Practice Educators Conference - “The Future of Practice Education”
    Wed, 24 Apr
    Birmingham
    24 Apr 2024, 10:00 – 16:00
    Birmingham, Council House, Victoria Square, Birmingham B1 1BB, UK
    24 Apr 2024, 10:00 – 16:00
    Birmingham, Council House, Victoria Square, Birmingham B1 1BB, UK
    Inviting all Practice Educators to enjoy a day of inspiring presentations, interactive workshops, and the chance to network and share ideas with other Practice Educators from across the region in an iconic setting. Hosted in collaboration with Birmingham City Council.
  • Let's Talk About Race.
    Let's Talk About Race.
    Wed, 15 May
    Microsoft Teams
    15 May 2024, 09:30 – 11:30
    Microsoft Teams
    15 May 2024, 09:30 – 11:30
    Microsoft Teams
    A safe space for participants to have discussions on the themes of bias and race, and to explore and reflect on their own experiences.
  • Training to support male victims of domestic abuse (2 half-days)
    Training to support male victims of domestic abuse (2 half-days)
    Tue, 21 May
    Microsoft Teams
    21 May 2024, 09:30 – 22 May 2024, 12:30
    Microsoft Teams
    21 May 2024, 09:30 – 22 May 2024, 12:30
    Microsoft Teams
    1 in 6 men suffer domestic abuse in their lifetime and 1 in every 3 victims are male. How can we ensure men and their children receive the support they need in their local community? Training will be delivered over 2 mornings, participants must be able to attend both dates (21st & 22nd May).
  • Learning from People with Lived Experience Seminar: "You must have enjoyed it".
    Learning from People with Lived Experience Seminar: "You must have enjoyed it".
    Thu, 06 Jun
    Microsoft Teams
    06 Jun 2024, 10:00 – 11:30
    Microsoft Teams
    06 Jun 2024, 10:00 – 11:30
    Microsoft Teams
    David Gowar M.A. guides us through a personal account of domestic abuse and coercive control.
  • An Introduction to Parental Alienation
    An Introduction to Parental Alienation
    Wed, 12 Jun
    Microsoft Teams
    12 Jun 2024, 09:30 – 12:00
    Microsoft Teams
    12 Jun 2024, 09:30 – 12:00
    Microsoft Teams
    Join us as we learn the definition of parental alienation, consider research and theory that can inform practitioners, and explore the impact parental alienation can have on social workers.
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