Skip to page content

We provide a number of training courses throughout the year suitable for all staff in school . The majority of our courses are available to any school and are delivered 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.

We are also able to provide some of our courses as whole staff training for your setting. Please e mail schoolwellbeing@leeds.gov.uk if you would like to discuss this option. 

Senior Mental Health Lead: developing a whole school approach to SEMH (DfE quality assured).

07 Mar 2024 09:00

Implement an effective whole school or college approach to mental health and wellbeing.

  • 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.

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

13 Mar 2024 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: Youth Mental Health First Aid - aware training (half day training - online)

19 Mar 2024 12:30

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

  • Course type: Full day
  • Audience: This course is suitable for anyone working with or supporting children and young people from the ages of 8-18 years.

Embedding effective social, emotional and mental health (SEMH) strategies in your school.

20 Mar 2024 09:15

Promoting and supporting good social, emotional and mental health practices in school.

  • Course type: Full day
  • Audience: SEMH and PSHE leads from primary and secondary schools and SILC settings.

Youth Mental Health First Aid - Champion (one day course)

16 May 2024 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.

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

06 Jun 2024 12:30

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

  • Course type: Full day
  • Audience: This course is suitable for anyone working with or supporting children and young people from the ages of 8-18 years

Senior Mental Health Lead: developing a whole school approach to SEMH (DfE quality assured).

20 Jun 2024 09:00

Implement an effective whole school or college approach to mental health and wellbeing.

  • 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.

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

02 Jul 2024 09:00

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

Day 1:  02/07/2024 09:00 - 17:00
Day 1 - Youth Mental Health First Aid training - (Day one of two)
Technorth, 9 Harrogate Rd, Chapel Allerton, Leeds LS7 3NB
Trainer:  Health & Wellbeing Team, General Inbox
Day 2:  03/07/2024 09:00 - 17:00
Youth Mental Health First Aid Training - Day 2 of 2.
Technorth, 9 Harrogate Rd, Chapel Allerton, Leeds LS7 3NB
Trainer:  Health & Wellbeing Team, General Inbox
  • Course type: Full day
  • Audience: This course is suitable for anyone working or interacting with Children and Young People over the age of 8.

eLearning: MindMate Friendly user guide

Schools in Leeds can achieve MindMate Friendly status.

  • Course type: Elearning

eLearning: MindMate Lessons user guide.

A free user guide for school in Leeds on MindMate Lessons.

  • Course type: Elearning

On demand: Positive playtime practice: primary playground supervisor and pupil training.

Delivered at a time and date to suit your school:

Promote mental wellbeing for the whole school community by bringing the 5 Ways to Wellbeing into the school day at the most unstructured times of day and ensuring all children are included.

Positive Playtimes is a targeted intervention led by pupils and midday supervisors that transforms the daily wellbeing of everyone in the playground.

  • Course type: Full day
  • Audience: Primary schools; Midday supervisors; support staff and teachers.