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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

Setting up an effective and sustainable Peer mentoring programme -28th November 2019

Universal Primary Secondary Special

This training session will provide the support required to set up an effective and sustainable peer mentoring programme whilst exploring the...

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Peer mentoring Training Event - 20th November 2019

Universal Primary Secondary Special

This training is a great way to kick start your Peer mentoring scheme for the new academic year. Whether you already have an established Pee...

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Safeguarding, Strategies and Sensitive Questions – Be a confident RSE practitioner! 15th January 2020

Universal Primary Secondary Special

This training session seeks to give all staff the confidence in having those ‘difficult conversations’ with young people around relationship...

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PSHE Co-ordinator Training - 17 JANUARY 2020

Universal Primary Secondary Special

This one-day course covers: the impact of effective PSHE education, its place within the curriculum with relevant Government updates, effect...

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PSHE Network Meeting Spring - 26 FEBRUARY 2020

Universal Primary Secondary Special

Our PSHE Network Meetings are for Personal, Social, Health and Economic (PSHE) Education Coordinators and staff who are responsible for deli...

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PSHE Network Meeting Summer - 24 JUNE 2020

Universal Primary Secondary Special

Our PSHE Network Meetings are for Personal, Social, Health and Economic (PSHE) Education Coordinators and staff who are responsible for deli...

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Relationships, Sex Education Policy and Statutory Guidance - 6 December 2019

Universal Primary Secondary Special

This full day training course explores the current Relationships and Sex Education statutory guidance.Both primary and secondary schools hav...

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Creating LGBT Inclusive RSE in Schools - Dates to be confirmed

Priority Primary Secondary Special

This hour long training course looks at how we can engage with young people, free from assumptions about gender, relationships, sex and sexu...

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Raising parent / carer awareness of RSE in schools - Date to be confirmed

Priority Primary Secondary Special

This two-hour training course develops parent understanding of the RSE curriculum. Both primary and secondary schools have a legal obligatio...

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