Skills to Foster Training

Course Provider: Powys County Council

Course Administrator: Sarah Price


“Skills to Foster” is an introductory training course designed to give you an understanding of what foster caring is all about. The course takes place over 3 days and is facilitated by staff from the Fostering team.

Date Venue Time
5th, 6th & 9th June 2017 Builth Wells 9.30am - 4.30pm
2nd, 3rd & 4th September 2017 Llandrindod Wells 9.30am - 4.30pm
20th, 21st & 24th November 2017 Llandrindod Wells 9.30am - 4.30pm
3rd, 4th & 5th March 2018 Llandrindod Wells 9.30am - 4.30pm

Key Learning Outcomes

Provide you with information about the knowledge, skills and abilities that you will need to begin a career in fostering

Help reflect on your values & attitudes in relation to the task of caring for children and young people who are separated from their families

Opportunities to think about how fostering will impact upon your family and way of life, and to help you decide whether fostering is right for you

There is no charge to attend these courses, however a cancellation charge may apply to non-attendance if sufficient notice is not given