Dydd Sul 11 Rhagfyr 2022 / Sunday 11th December 2022

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Armed Forces Covenant Training

The Armed Forces Covenant is due to come into law for Housing, Education and Health by the end of 2021. Staff will have to apply ‘Due Regard’ in respect of the Armed Forces Community.

The training provides an overview of the unique challenges of Service life and how staff can help support the Armed Forces Community. It will help staff understand and apply the principles of the Covenant at a local level. It includes sources of further information and support.

It includes sections on:

  • What the Covenant is
  • Who the Armed Forces Community are and what challenges they face
  • How the Covenant is applied in real-life scenarios
  • And AFC legislation (due to come into law Dec 2021)

Sessions are 90 minutes delivered over Microsoft Teams – To book a space please contact Lisa Rawlings – armedforces@caerphilly.gov.uk

Upcoming Dates :

  • 10 August 2021
  • 21 September 2021
  • 12 October 20211
  • 9 November 20211
  • 14 December 2021

Bespoke training for your department is available

The package consists of a face-to-face training resource together with an e-learning resource. Both resources are aimed at local authority elected members and staff and seek to raise awareness and understanding of the Covenant.

If you would like bespoke training for your department please contact Lisa Rawlings - Regional Armed Forces Covenant Officer rawlil@caerphilly.gov.uk 01443 864447.