Download the latest directories for scheduled training dates, for the forthcoming term:

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

Business Services

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


Supervision Training in Early Years
To give managers in Nursery / Pre-School settings the knowledge to establish robust system of supervision and develop meaningful and useful supervision sessions with staff.

16 October 2018 | 09:30 - 11:30 | Worcester


So you want to move up to Management
This all day course is designed for those who are new to management within a Nursery / Pre-School environment within the last year or are looking to progress into management.

30 November 2018 | 09:30 - 15:30 | Worcester

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. Find out more here



Schools Safeguarding Training

A range of Safeguarding trainng for Schools Designated Safeguarding Leads, School Office Administrators and whole workforce is available.
For course details - dates, times, location and cost then visit our dedicated Safeguarding Training page.


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


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


SENCo Leadership Development Programme

Our leadership programme has been designed and developed around the SEN Code of Practice to ensure schools are meeting their statutory duties and that support for pupils with SEND is highly effective. Do you want to develop leadership skills to help you effectively lead SEND / Inclusion in your school and ensure that no child is left behind? Then this 5 session programme is for you
04 October 2018 | 09:00 - 12:00 | Worcester

Working with Bereaved Children: Supporting emotional and mental health
With Around 5% of children and young people likely to be affected by the death of a close family member before the age of 16, all schools need to be prepared and confident to support bereaved children. This course will equip you with the knowledge and understanding you need to offer sensitive and effective support to children affected.
27 November 2018 | 09:30 - 15:30 | Worcester

Psychological Approaches to Learning: Precision Teaching and Paired Reading
Precision Teaching (PT) is an evidence-based approach to accelerating learning for children from Reception onwards who have difficulties acquiring basic skills and who may be experiencing specific learning difficulties. Paired Reading is also introduced as a simple technique for supporting the accuracy and fluency of developing readers which can be done when sharing any text.
25 January 2019 and 15 March 2019 | 09:30 - 12:30 | Redditch



Teaching, Learning and Assessment

Developing Greater Depth in Writing: Key Stage 1 02 October 2018 09:00 - 12:00 Worcester
Developing Greater Depth in Writing: Key Stage 2 02 October 2018 13:00 - 16:00 Worcester
No Nonsense Grammar 03 October 2018 09:30 - 12:30 Wyre Forest


Maths Training

Planning for Progression in Learning of Mathematics for Teachers in Key Stage 2
This workshop will provide you with essential guidance on putting together a coherent learning sequence in order that children progress in their knowledge and understanding of mathematics

Year 4: 20 September 2018 | 16:00 - 18:00 | Wychavon
Year 5: 24 September 2018 | 16:00 - 18:00 | Redditch
Year 5: 27 September 2018 | 16:00 - 18:00 | Wychavon
Year 3: 04 October 2018 | 16:00 - 18:00 | Wychavon



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 -
Governor Services -
Schools and Settings-     

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

Terms and Conditions of booking CPD


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.

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