Training and Events

Training and Events

**Due to the current unprecedented situation with COVID-19, the Leicestershire Health Schools Programme will be continuing providing training for schools but via webinar (MS Teams, Zoom Skype etc..) until further notice.

We have made arrangements with all of our training providers to be flexible in their delivery as new guidance emerges.

Training and Events

Upcoming Events

January 2021

Teaching Drugs, Alcohol and Tobacco education with confidence in primary schools

Date: Tue, 26 Jan 2021, 09:30 - 16:00

Venue: Online Via Zoom

Teaching Drugs, Alcohol and Tobacco education with confidence in Secondary Schools

Date: Thu, 28 Jan 2021, 09:30 - 16:00

Venue: Online Via Zoom

February 2021

Bereavement Workshop for Primary Schools (Cohort 2)

Date: Mon, 01 Feb 2021, 09:00 - 12:00

Venue: Zoom - Live Webinar

This workshop consists of two half-days. Day 1: 01/02/2021, Day 2: 08/02/2021, both at 9.00am-12.00pm. Please only book your place if you can attend both sessions. There is also an optional Network Session.

At times of bereavement the response from the school can be pivotal in ensuring the best support is provided.

This course was developed in consultation with many Leicestershire schools, local bereavement charities, educational psychologists and other experts.

The course is aimed at leadership, teachers, SENCO'S and pastoral staff in primary schools.

Mental Health in Early Years & the Importance of Building Secure Attachments

Mental Health in Early Years & the Importance of Building Secure Attachments

Date: Fri, 05 Feb 2021, 09:30 - 13:00

Venue: Online Live Webinar

Age appropriate up to KS1.
Mental health problems can start in early years, even if we do not see any symptoms at that time. Promoting positive mental health and wellbeing in early years education is vital. By doing this we provide a secure environment for young children to play, build relationships and learn essential skills, both academically and emotionally. We assist them to have the ability to handle the dynamics of different relationships and the resilience to face pressures and stresses growing up.

Leadership in Relationships & Sex Education for Primary Schools

Date: Wed, 10 Feb 2021, 09:30 - 16:00

Venue: Online Via Zoom

Adapting RSE for SEN and Non- Mainstream settings – Practitioner Training

Date: Thu, 11 Feb 2021, 09:30 - 16:00

Venue: Online Via Zoom

PSHE Network Session for Secondary Schools

Date: Thu, 25 Feb 2021, 09:30 - 12:30

Venue: Online Via Zoom

PSHE Network Session for Primary Schools

Date: Thu, 25 Feb 2021, 13:00 - 16:00

Venue: Online Via Zoom

March 2021

Social Media, Body Image & Self Esteem

Social Media, Body Image & Self Esteem

Date: Wed, 03 Mar 2021, 09:30 - 13:00

Venue: Online Live Webinar

Target audience: KS2
With the majority of young people now living their lives through social media and an online audience, it is essential for schools to be able to teach the importance of using this in a correct, safe way but also vital for settings to be aware of how to support any negative issues around body image and self-esteem as early as possible when they arise.

Mental Health First Aid: Adult Aware

Mental Health First Aid: Adult Aware

Date: Thu, 04 Mar 2021, 13:30 - 16:00

Venue: Online Live Webinar

This workshop consists of two half-days. Day 1: 04/03/2021, Day 2: 05/03/2021, both at 1.30pm-4.00pm. Please only book your place if you can attend both sessions.

An introductory course designed to increase school staff awareness of their own and other adults mental health and some of the issues that can affect this age group.