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Training

The Manchester Healthy Schools Programme has been designed to enable all schools in Manchester to gain access to high quality and effective training in order to support better health outcomes for children and young people within their provision.Schools need to have completed the Health Check to be engaged with the programme and to be able to access this free training. Please note, whilst many of our training courses are part of our 'universal' offer available to all schools, some courses are available for priority schools only. Please see individual training courses for further information about which training your school is able to access.

Please explore all our training courses and events below.


A Whole School Approach To health And Well Being

Drugs and Alcohol Education

Drugs and alcohol education is fundamental for children and young people to grow up healthy and safe. Effective alcohol and drug education builds pupil resilience and life skills around alcohol and dr...

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Social and Emotional Health

Manchester Healthy Schools are committed to improving the social and emotional health of children and young people across the city. We support schools to promote equality and diversity, tolerance and...

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Healthy Lifestyles

The Healthy Lifestyles theme aims to promote and develop healthy lifestyle choices in the school age population, preventing and reducing the number of children with excess weight across Manchester, an...

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Mental Health and Wellbeing

More than 1 in 10 children and young people now suffer from a common mental health problem (YoungMinds, 2017). Manchester Healthy Schools is committed to supporting schools to develop early interventi...

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Relationships and Sex Education (RSE)

Manchester Healthy Schools is committed to ensuring good-quality, age-appropriate RSE is available to all children and young people across the city.

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Behind the behaviour

‘Behind the Behaviour’ is a multi-agency training programme designed to increase awareness and understanding of a range of mental and emotional health problems for professionals and front-line staff w...

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Other

You will be able to explore and book all of our non-health specific events in this section. This includes all of our network events and team events like the awarding ceremony and any other Healthy Sch...

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Unintentional Injury Prevention

This is a new area for healthy schools providing support across all aspects of unintentional injury prevention.

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Training & Events

For a full list of available training & events please see below

Active Lifestyles- The importance of Physical Activity

Priority Primary

This one hour training course covers the importance of a whole-school approach to Physical Activity, in line with the Government ‘Childhood...

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Healthy Schools Awards Event 2019 - 16th October 2019

Universal Primary Secondary Special

We are excited to invite schools to our annual Health Improvement Awards Ceremony on 16th October 2019. The aim of the awards is to recognis...

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Bereavement Training

Universal Primary Secondary Special

The North Development Project team from Child Bereavement UK can offer twilight or INSET sessions to schools - either where there has been a...

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Healthy Lifestyles - 3rd December 2019

Universal Primary

This half-day course considers what a Healthy Lifestyle is and why it is so important in today’s climate. The aim of this training is to int...

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Healthy Lifestyles - 24th March 2020

Universal Primary

This half-day course considers what a Healthy Lifestyle is and why it is so important in today’s climate. The aim of this training is to int...

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Boost - 5th March 2020

Universal Primary Secondary Special

This one-day train-the-trainer course will enable staff to successfully use the Boost resources with their parents and carers. Boost is a si...

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Anti-Bullying Policy and Practice - 4th March 2020

Universal Primary Secondary Special

This training give a general overview of bullying and bullying prevention looking at definitions, laws, statistics , different forms of bull...

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E-safety and Cyber-bullying - 5th February 2020

Universal Primary Secondary Special

This training will help attendees to understand the benefits of the online world and the potential risks associated with keeping children an...

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Promoting positive body image - 28th April 2020

Universal Primary Secondary Special

This training session covers the importance of a whole-school approach to body image and introduces the evidence-based research, resources a...

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