§ Lord Balniel
asked the Minister of Health how many training courses have been established by local authorities under the Health Visiting and Social Work Training Act; where they are situated; how many more are planned for the immediate future; and how many students are attending each course.
§ Mr. K. Robinson
The following courses for social work established by local education authorities in England and Wales have been approved by the Council for Training in Social Work.
(a) Already in existence No. of Students College 1964–65 City of Birmingham College of Commerce 30 Bristol College of Commerce 27 Cardiff College of Commerce 27 Chiswick Polytechnic 11 Croydon Technical 30 High Wycombe College of Further Education 7 Lanchester College of Technology 21 Leeds College of Commerce 30 Liverpool College of Commerce 24 Manchester College of Commerce 27 Newcastle College of Commerce 10 North Western Polytechnic 34 South-East Essex College of Technology 10
(b) Commencing in September, 1965
(c) Under consideration.
One year courses at Bristol, Liverpool, Manchester.196W
The following training courses for health visitors established by local authorities in England and Wales either directly or as part of further education, have been approved by the Council for the Training of Health Visitors.
(a) Already in existence No. of Students Training Authority or College 1964–65 Battersea Polytechnic (London) (2 courses) 58 Birmingham C.B.C. 48 Bradford C.B.C. 21 Durham C.C. 10 Gloucestershire C.C. 16 Leicester C.B.C. 24 Manchester College of Commerce 42 Middlesex C.C. 27 Newcastle-upon-Tyne C.B.C. 18 Nottingham C.C. and C.B.C. 13 Oxfordshire C.C. 25 S.E. Essex Technical College 33 Surrey C.C. 19
Plymouth College of Technology.