Training for Children's Homes, Mental Health, Foster Care & Schools

A range of courses designed to support those working with children and young people.

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Training for Children's Homes, Mental Health, Foster Care & Schools

Courses are suitable for social workers, foster care, schools, children's homes and other groups and organisations that support children. We offer a range of courses for those working with children, ranging from first aid to physical intervention, health and safety and managing challenging behaviour. We are continually adding new courses and have a team of specialists including child psychologists, counsellors, social workers and nurses that can tailor courses to meet your training needs.

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ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder) Awareness

This course outlines what ADHD is, how to recognise it and how to support an individual who displays it for both adults and children.

Anaphylaxis Training

A specialist course for first aiders, carers, parents and teachers, based on The Anaphylaxis Campaign’s Allergy Wise programme which is RCN-accredited.

Prevent Training & Anti-radicalisation Awareness

This 4 hour training session is a proactive step to demonstrating the commitment of a workplace towards their Prevent duty.


Attachment Awareness

An introductory training course that outlines a basic understanding of what attachment is, and how it may impact on the relationships and behaviour of children within a care setting environment.


Understanding Attachment & Development Trauma

This course explores attachment theory and attachment patterns that are established early in life with a focus how on the attachment process can affect individual development.


Basic Counselling Skills Course

This course explores the key skills used in counselling that are also invaluable to any person in a helping relationship.


Challenging Behaviour in Child Care

This course explores the causes and strategies for identifying and managing challenging behaviours in children to create win-win outcomes.

Challenging Behaviour in Foster Care

This course explores the causes and strategies for managing challenging behaviours with the goal of meeting the foster child’s needs.


Challenging Behaviour in Schools

This course for staff in schools and child care settings explores the ability to resolve conflict through interpersonal skills rather than force.


Child Trafficking & Dealing with Sexually Abused Young People

This course explores the meaning of child trafficking, exploitation and grooming and teaches delegates how to deal with an instance of child trafficking or sexual exploitation.

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