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We provide a number of training courses throughout the year suitable for all staff in school. Our courses are available to any school and are delivered either virtually or face to face in Leeds. We also have a number of eLearning modules available. All our training is bookable via LeedsforLearning.co.uk.

Please use the navigation bar to the side of this page to browse our full training offer linked to the area of work that you are interested in. 

We are also able to arrange bespoke training for whole school staff; please e mail us at schoolwellbeing@leeds.gov.uk to discuss your requirements. 

Virtual: Teaching female genital mutilation (FGM) lessons in primary schools

25 Jan 2022 13:30

Increase your confidence in teaching FGM lessons to upper key stage 2 pupils in an age appropriate way and gain a set of 3 lessons plans and lesson PowerPoint to use in school.

  • Course type: Half day
  • Audience: Primary schools and settings, PSHE leaders, KS2 teachers, Healthy Schools coordinators, RSE coordinators, Safeguarding lead, Senior leadership team.

Virtual: Bitesize information session for school staff: suicide in children and young people

25 Jan 2022 15:30

This is a no cost information session delivered in partnership with Safe-Zone, part of Leeds Survivor led Crisis.

  • Course type: Skype/online meeting
  • Audience: Teachers, support staff and frontline professionals

Youth Mental Health First Aid - Champion (1 Day Course)

14 Feb 2022 09:00

Become a certified Youth Mental Health First Aid Champion.

  • Course type: Full day
  • Audience: This course is suitable for anyone working with or supporting children and young people over the age of 8.

Level 2 food safety refresher training

14 Feb 2022 13:00

A blended learning course accredited through the Highfield Awarding Body for Compliance (HABC).

  • Course type: Half day
  • Audience: Primary and Secondary. Anyone preparing or working with food or those teaching with food in the curriculum

Virtual: Bitesize information session for school staff: self-harm in children and young people

16 Feb 2022 15:30

Battle Scars

  • Course type: Skype/online meeting
  • Audience: Teachers, support staff and frontline professionals

School food ambassadors pupil training

18 Feb 2022 09:30

A practical and fun course for school staff and pupils together.

  • Course type: Half day
  • Audience: Pupil voice leads, healthy eating leads, school food ambassador leads

Senior Mental Health Lead face to face training session

03 Mar 2022 09:15

Part of the DfE quality assured, grant funded, training programme.

  • Course type: Full day
  • Audience: Senior members of staff or those leading on SEMH in school who have support from SLT to undertake this training.

Virtual: Delivering primary relationships and sex education with confidence

15 Mar 2022 09:15

Increase your confidence in teaching Relationships and Sex Education (RSE) whilst ensuring you meet the new statutory requirements.

  • Course type: Half day
  • Audience: ECTs/ NQTs/ RQTs/ those new to delivering RSE/ Primary setting PSHE Leaders and Senior Leadership Team.

Virtual: Youth Mental Health First Aid Aware training (half day training - online)

21 Mar 2022 09:30

Raise your awareness of young people’s mental health and become certified as Youth Mental Health First Aid Aware.

  • Course type: Half day
  • Audience: This course is suitable for anyone working with or supporting children and young people aged over 8.

Growing food and climate change

22 Apr 2022 09:30

An exciting and practical event at Meanwood Valley Urban Farm, Leeds to support food growing and help tackle climate change in your school.

  • Course type: Full day
  • Audience: Technology teacher; science leads; sustainability leads; any one running gardening clubs in schools.

Youth Mental Health First Aid Training (2 day course- face to face)

27 Apr 2022 09:00

Two day training course to qualify as a Youth Mental Health First Aider

  • Course type: Full day
  • Audience: This course is suitable for anyone working or interacting with Children and Young People over the age of 8.

Virtual: Rory training: Drug education for key stages 1 & 2

04 May 2022 09:00

A primary storybook resource to help children understand parental alcohol misuse.

  • Course type: Half day
  • Audience: Primary teachers, HLTAs, TAs, Pastoral staff

Virtual: Youth Mental Health First Aid Aware training (half day training - online)

10 May 2022 12:30

Raise your awareness of young people’s mental health and become certified as Youth Mental Health First Aid Aware.

  • Course type: Half day
  • Audience: This course is suitable for anyone working with or supporting children and young people aged over 8.

Breakfast and After School Club Training

12 May 2022 09:30

Ensure your breakfast and after school clubs are fun, healthy and compliant with the School Food Standards!

  • Course type: Half day
  • Audience: Breakfast and after school club leaders, primary and secondary school staff involved in the planning, delivery, service or preparation of food served before or after school.

Youth Mental Health First Aid - Champion (1 Day Course)

09 Jun 2022 09:00

Become a certified Youth Mental Health First Aid Champion.

  • Course type: Full day
  • Audience: This course is suitable for anyone working with or supporting children and young people over the age of 8.