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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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PSHE

This includes all aspects of Personal, Social, Health and Economic education and is suppored through our universal offer.

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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

Promoting resilience in the classroom

External Primary Secondary Special

This training explores the ‘Resilience Model’ defining resilience and the key attributes and influencing factors. The training also informs...

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Connect 5 Training

Universal Primary Secondary Special

This two-day skills-based training course aims to build the confidence and competence of front-line staff so they are able to respond helpfu...

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Boost

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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Promoting Positive Body Image

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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Setting up an effective and sustainable Peer mentoring programme

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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Anti-bullying Policy and Practice

Universal Primary Secondary Special

This training provides a general overview of bullying and bullying prevention looking at definitions, laws, statistics , different form...

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E-safety and Safeguarding online

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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Supporting children with anxiety

Universal Primary Secondary Special

This training will aim to strengthen your understanding of how anxiety affects children and young people and develop strategies to help them...

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BTB Understanding Bereavement - 9 February 2021

External Primary Secondary Special

This session offers an overview of bereavement theories and an appreciation of children and young peoples’ understanding of death and grief...

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