Skills to Foster Training

Event date: 

Tuesday, June 18, 2019
Maidstone, Kent (10am - 4pm)

As part of your assessment to become a foster carer with Diagrama you will need to complete the mandatory three-day training programme ‘Skills to Foster’.

The course - the Fostering Network Programme - is divided into the following six sessions. It focuses on the practical, day-to-day skills that all foster carers need. It links into the Training, Support and Development Standards in England and other professional development qualifications, as well as The Fostering Network’s competency-based assessment process.

The topics are broken down into the following sessions:

  • Session 1 - What do foster carers do?
  • Session 2 - Identity & Life Chances
  • Session 3 - Working with Others
  • Session 4 - Understanding & Caring for Children
  • Session 5 - Safer Caring
  • Session 6 - Transitions

This course is FREE and will be held in Midstone, Kent on April 11, 18 and 25, 10am till 4pm. Refreshments, including lunch, will be provided.

Venue - Maidstone Community Support Centre, 39-48 Marsham Street, Maidstone, Kent ME14 1HH 

Get in contact with us to confirm your attendance on 0208 668 2181 or email us at