Training Courses

Packed Lunch Policy


This event will provide you with all the skills, tools and confidence to really make a difference to packed lunches at your school. The guidance and toolkit promotes equality and inclusion for all, aiming to ensure that no child goes without good nutrition.


Delegates will learn about the importance of healthy, affordable packed lunches and effective strategies for implementing a policy or guidance. This practical and informative training event is based on the Leeds evidence based packed lunch guidance and toolkit that have been informed by city wide consultation and endorsed by Leeds Youth Council.

The guidance and the child-friendly toolkit includes a template policy, surveys, lesson plans, menus, parent letters, tips, leaflet templates, posters, assemblies and much more. There will be an opportunity to order a copy the resource before or at the training event.


  • Understand the importance of encouraging healthier packed lunches
  • Develop your own bespoke packed lunch policy or guidance to meet the needs of your pupils and families
  • Identify strategies to engage and motivate pupils and parents
  • Ensure your policy is aligned to the school food standards and the Leeds policy
  • Monitor and regulate the contents of packed lunches
  • Hear from other schools about their experiences of implementing a policy for packed lunches
  • Gain ideas and tips for easy and low cost packed lunches
  • Course length: Half day
  • Theme: Healthy Eating

We currently have no upcoming events for this course.