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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 of 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 pupils’ resilience and life skills around alcohol and...

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Emotional Health and Resilience

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

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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 disorder (YoungMinds, 2017). Manchester Healthy Schools is committed to supporting schools to develop early intervent...

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Relationships and Sex Education

Manchester Healthy Schools is committed to ensuring good quality, age appropriate sex and relationship education 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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Training & Events

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

Basic Drugs Awareness Training

Universal Primary Secondary Special

This one-hour training provides participants with a basic knowledge of drugs and associated issues - increasing staff confidence to be able...

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Healthy Eating Staff Training

Priority Primary Special

This one hour training session covers the importance of a whole-school approach to healthy eating, Cooking and Nutrition in the na...

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Anti-bullying Staff Overview

Priority Primary Secondary Special

Is your school ahead of the game when it comes to the prevention and reduction of bullying? This hour-long, interactive session for explores...

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Equality and Diversity Staff Training

Priority Primary Secondary Special

Would you like support with your school’s equality and diversity agenda? This one-hour training session examines the Equality Act 2010 and o...

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E-safety and Cyberbullying Overview

Universal Primary Secondary Special

What technologies are children using in your school and are they safe? This one-hour training session looks at the latest technologies used...

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Staff Wellbeing

Priority Primary Secondary Special

This two-hour training course offers an introduction to mental health and wellbeing as well as providing an insight into some of the most co...

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Good Practice in Drugs Education

Priority Primary Secondary Special

This one-hour training session will help schools identify the key requirements for effective drug and alcohol education and understand how t...

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Healthy Weight Action Group Meetings

Universal Primary

The 2016 Childhood Obesity Strategy recognises the key role that schools have in supporting healthier eating, physical activity and shaping...

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The Way We feel - Resource Launch

Priority Primary Secondary Special

In response to both the emotional health and mental health needs of schools in Manchester an update version of the current ‘The way we feel’...

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