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Featured new and additional training
Our full range of training courses for browsing can be found on CPD online or alternatively download the latest relevant training directory
Data Protection Officer Network Meeting
Opportunity to discuss all aspects of data protection with other Worcestershire DPO's. This is an ideal forum to raise any issues you have experienced and to share good practice. 19 March 2019 | 08:30 - 10:00 | Worcester
If you have purchased the GDPR SLA then this Network Meeting is free to attend otherwise the session is charged
General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Training
Can be delivered as in-house training to suit your staff / committee / Governing Board on a date / time to suit. We offer three types of GDPR training:
- Early Years GDPR Training Specifically for Private, Voluntary and Independent Early Years and Childcare Settings
- Governor and Clerk GDPR Training: Specifically for Governing Boards to support them with the strategic responsbilities to ensure the school is compliant
- Whole School GDPR Awareness Training: Specifically for staff / support staff working in schools
If you would like to explore this training please contact our GDPR Trainers Cath Shotton / Nicky Burford on 01905 678136 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Leadership and Governance
National Professional Qualifications
Accredited by the Department for Education, National Professional Qualifications supports the professional development of aspiring and serving middle, senior, headteachers and executive leaders.
Visit our NPQ pages to find out further information on NPQML, NPQSL, NPQH and NPQEL qualifications and scheduled cohort dates.
Governor Training, available to all Governors, Clerks and Chairs, can be downloaded here
SENCo Leadership Development Programme, suitable for anyone who is looking to develop their skills to effectively lead SEND / Inclusion within their school.
Our Spring / Summer Term Programme is as follows:
28 Feb, 14 March, 03 April, 02 May and 17 May 2019 | Worcester | 09:00 - 12:00
Aiming for Outstanding (AfO) within our AfO offer we have a variety of courses regarding Leadership for All Levels (pages 16 - 21) and Governance (pages 13 - 15). Download the AfO booklet to view these training opportunities.
Raising Awareness of Child Sexual Exploitation | 30 April 2019 | 4pm - 5.30pm
This 90 minute workshop looks specifically at Child Sexual Exploitation, identifying vulnerable children, prevention and education, potential signs that a child is being exploited and what to do if you have concerns.
Cost: £25 + VAT (£30 incl VAT)
Find out more and to book
Schools Safeguarding Training
A range of Safeguarding training for Designated Safeguarding Leads, School Office Administrators and whole school workforce is available.
Visit the dedicated Safeguarding Training page for furter information and listings.
Governor Safeguarding Training
SAFEGUARDING CHILDREN IN EDUCATION – Governors’ Role and Responsibilities for course dates, time and overview download the latest Governor Services Training Directory
Early Years and Childcare Safeguarding Training
A range of Safeguarding trainng for Early Years and Childcare Designated Safeguarding Leads and Deputies, Practitioners and whole workforce is available. For course dates, times, locations download the latest Early Years Training Directory
Writing Individual Risk Assessments for Children with SEND in Early Years Settings
An Introductory 1 hour course to support practitioners with writing individual risk assessments for children with SEND within Early Years settings. We will look at the 6 areas to consider when supporting a child with complex needs, including health care plans and will provide support with writing individual risk assessments for children with SEND within Early Years settings.
07 March 2019 | 17:30 - 18:30 | Worcester
14 May 2019 | 16:30 - 17:30 | Worcester
English as an Additional Language (EAL) Network Meetings
Termly opportunities for EAL coordinators to meet and share good practice with a specific focus each term.
For dates / times and location of the Network meetings visit our EAL training page
How to write a Support Plan Workshop
A 1 hour Introductory course to support practitioners with writing individual support plans (ISP) for children with SEND within Early Years settings. We will run through use of individual support plans (ISP) instead of individual provision maps (IPM) for children with SEND.
05 March 2019 | Worcester | 17:30 - 18:30
23 May 2019 | Worcester | 17:30 - 18:30
Person Centred Planning (PCP) in Practice
This 4 session course aims to develop confidence by providing an understanding of the principles of Person Centred Planning and practical ways to embed the approach to support all children including those with Additional Needs. Sessions will be practical, offering a range of strategies to help elicit the views of children and young people and engage them in discussions about their needs.
Commencing 14 May 2019 | 15:30 - 17:30 | Worcester
Pupil Premium Network meeting
These network meetings will Provide Local Area updates in relation to the performance of disadvantaged learners, provide updates in relation to CLA, explore effective elements of a Pupil Premium Strategy, and Consider and share effective ways of reporting the impact of provision on outcomes for disadvantaged learners
Tuesday 02 April 2019 | 13:00 - 16:00 | Worcester
Thursday 11 July 2019 | 13:00 - 16:00 | Worcester
Aiming for Outstanding (AfO) within our AfO offer we have a variety of courses regarding SEND and Vulnerable Learners (pages 32 - 34). Download the AfO booklet to view these training opportunities.
Teaching, Learning and Assessment
KS2 Maths Training
A three day course to deepen the knowledge and understanding of your pupils by using evidence to transfor their practice. This course is subsidised by the Aiming for Outstanding budget and is £90 + VAT for the 3 sessions including lunch and handouts
Find out more on this KS2 Maths course which is running 6th March, 11th April and 7th June, Worcester, 09:30 - 15:30
KS3 Maths Training
A three day course to deepen the knowledge and understanding of your pupils by using evidence to transfor their practice. Supporting better progression from KS2 as well as ensure depth of preparation for KS4. This course is subsidised by the Aiming for Outstanding budget and is £90 + VAT for the 3 sessions including lunch and handouts
Find out more on this KS3 Maths course which is running 7th March, 5th April and 23rd May, Worcester, 09:30 - 15:30
EYFSP Cluster Moderation Sessions
All schools are required to take an active part in LA agreement trialing and discussions around the ELG’s. These sessions enable staff to achieve this on a Worcestershire wide scale with experienced EYFSP moderators and colleagues across the county.
Audience: EYFS Teachers, Teaching Assistants, Year 1 Teachers, Headteachers and Senior Leadership Team
Moderation sessions are on 12th, 13th or 14th March and are either 9am to 12pm or 1pm to 4pm. BOOK your place via CPD
Price: £50 + VAT, with a discount to £25 +VAT for 2nd and 3rd delegates
Aiming for Outstanding (AfO) within our AfO offer we have a variety of courses regarding Early Year (pages 6 to 9), English (pages 10 to 12), Learning and Teaching (pages 22 to 27) and Mathematics (pages 28 to 31). Download the AfO booklet to view these training opportunities.
Every Child Counts (ECC)
Every Child Counts (ECC) has developed from the still highly effective Numbers Count programme to an extended family of mathematics and literacy interventions across Key Stages 1-3, enabling schools to select interventions appropriate to the needs of their pupils. To support schools ECC programmes will be offered in response to need. Our range of ECC programmes can be found here
Using CPD Online
Worcestershire schools and settings can log on to the CPD website using their previous PLD account details. If you do not have a account set up or you require assistance using CPD, please email the appropriate team:
Early Years Settings - ~email@example.com
Governor Services - firstname.lastname@example.org
Schools and Settings- ~email@example.com
Download the CPD user guide
(includes: how to complete evaluations and access certificates along with our new functionality of managing your staffing list)
Terms and Conditions
Babcock Prime is working on behalf of Worcestershire County Council to deliver high quality education CPD to all schools & settings.
Babcock Prime is a trading name of Babcock Training Limited (Education Services) which is a VAT registered entity. Therefore VAT at the prevailing rate will be added to all invoices. This is in line with HMRC rules and is consistent with services you may currently be purchasing from other external parties. In most cases the input VAT can be claimed back. Please seek independent financial advice should you be unsure about your VAT status.