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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

BTB Introduction to Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) and Trauma Informed Practice - 11 November 2020

External Primary Secondary Special

Working in an ACE aware and trauma informed way is essential in providing the most appropriate and effective support for individuals and fam...

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BTB Introduction to Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) and Trauma Informed Practice - 26 January 2021

External Primary Secondary Special

Working in an ACE aware and trauma informed way is essential in providing the most appropriate and effective support for individuals and fam...

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BTB Substance Misuse and Mental Health - 10 December 2020

External Primary Secondary Special

This course focuses on the relationship between substance misuse and mental health. Participants will explore: different types of drugs and...

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BTB Substance Misuse and Mental Health - 29 April 2021

External Primary Secondary Special

This course focuses on the relationship between substance misuse and mental health. Participants will explore: different types of drugs and...

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BTB Eating Disorder Awareness - 11 December 2020

External Primary Secondary Special

The training session will provide information on eating disorders, what to look for and how to help. It also covers when to refer to a speci...

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BTB Supporting the Mental Health of Children and Young People Through Periods of Adversity - 21 January 2021

External Primary Secondary Special

This session advises on how to effectively support the mental health and wellbeing of children and young people following adverse events (be...

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BTB Supporting Children and Young People with Anxiety - 15 March 2021

External Primary Secondary Special

This training will aim to strengthen understanding of how anxiety affects children and young people and explores a range of strategies to he...

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BTB Supporting the Wellbeing of LGBTQ+ Young People - 27 November 2020

External Primary Secondary Special

A thorough exploration of LGBTQ+ identities and experiences, leading into the causes of poor mental health for LGBTQ+ young people and the p...

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BTB Supporting the Wellbeing of LGBTQ+ Young People - 14 May 2021

External Primary Secondary Special

A thorough exploration of LGBTQ+ identities and experiences, leading into the causes of poor mental health for LGBTQ+ young people and the p...

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