Our Supporting Communities team offer a range of different training courses to give you the skills and knowledge to operate safe, high quality provision in your field.
Below is a list of training programmes available to purchase. If you have any queries about any of our programmes, or would like to make a group booking, please contact our Training and Development Officer via the form at the bottom of the page.
First Aid Training (Online)
This online First Aid course is essential for everyone in every workplace. Using high quality videos alongside written guidance, this online course will provide you with all the information needed to be able to recognise emergency situations, treat conditions and reactions and ensure that you can take appropriate action at the time of an incident. You will also learn how to safely administer first aid during the COVID-19 pandemic and the additional measures that are necessary, including personal protective equipment (PPE) and thorough cleaning.
£25 Per Learner
Safeguarding children Level 1 qualification
Safeguarding is everybody’s business, we all have a responsibility to keep children safe. This Level 1 Safeguarding Children course provides you with the knowledge and skills you need to safeguard children. It describes the common types of abuse, how to recognise them, and how to respond to your concerns. It also explains how to correctly report your concerns. The course uses a variety of written text, interactive activities, and real-life case studies to help you understand your responsibilities.
£30 Per Learner
Play Leadership (Online)
This introduction into play leadership will give an overview of what children’s play is the benefits of children’s play and tools of engagement to allow structure play and free play activities. This course will last for 3 hours and will be accredited through our Sports Leaders UK Academy. It will also include a module on supporting providers and young volunteers to conduct Covid-19 safe activities.
£75 Per Learner
Food Preparation and Nutrition training (Online)
This 3 hour course will provide organisations with the knowledge and skills to:
- Educate children and families on how they can safely prepare food
- Create fun, healthy balanced meals
- Encourage families to include children in their food shop and meal preparation
- Support families to make healthy, fresh meals on a budget
Providers will learn about the the aim of the Holiday Activities and Food programme, alongside the most current best practice in relation to nutrition and the importance of eating together. They will discover simple, fun and creative methods of engaging young people in food choices and food preparation. Learners will also explore how diet affects behaviour and school readiness. It will also include a module on how to conduct Covid-19 food based activities.
£75 Per Learner
COVID-19 Health Clinic
We are offering providers the chance to have their policies and Risk Assessments reviewed, to ensure that they are Covid-19 safe. Over a 1 hour period, we will work with organisations to ensure that all of their documentation is in line with the current government guidelines.
£50 Per Organisation
Level 2 Food Hygiene Training (Online)
This course, often referred to as the basic food hygiene certificate, is for anyone who works in a setting where food is cooked, prepared or handled. All food handlers can satisfy their legal requirement by taking this course.
£20 Per Learner