The training and development service (TDS) operates a three level charging policy. The fees for a specific course are indicated in the course outline.
TDS Training Partners
London Borough of Camden (LBC) departments for which the TDS hold learning and development budgets.
Private, independent, voluntary, charity and community organisations who are commissioned by LBC to provide a service on behalf of LBC’s Children, Schools and Families directorate or Adult Social Care division.
Schools and other organisations which hold a Service Level Agreement (SLA) with the TDS.
TDS Training Associates
London Borough of Camden (LBC) departments for which the TDS does not hold learning and development budgets.
Personal Assistants who provide care to Camden residents and who have signed a TDS declaration.
All other organisations.
There are three areas of training where the above charging categories do not apply:
• Safeguarding adults training is fully subsidised for all staff working with Camden families.
• Common Assessment Framework (CAF) training is fully subsidised for all staff working with Camden families.
• Health and Safety training is fully subsidised for all London Borough of Camden staff and Personal Assistants.Volunteers
TDS Training Partners, TDS Associates and TDS Non-Partners may book their volunteers onto training on the condition that a staff member is listed as the volunteer's CPD leader. The service or organisation they volunteer at will be charged for their volunteer’s attendance, or penalised for non-attendance, in line with the organisation’s training partner status. Private individuals and service users
It is not TDS remit to provide training to the general public. Please visit the adult and community learning pages on Camden’s website (www.camden.gov.uk) for details of training available to the public. For full details of our current training partners please download the latest list from below. Also included is our service level agreement template for those who would like to apply.