Welcome to our Training and Events page

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

The Big Health Challenge - Voicebox - 10th July 2019

Universal Secondary Special

Established to support the development of school councils and to promote pupil voice, our Voicebox network encourages and empowers pupils by...

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Anti-Bullying Week 2018 - Assemblies and workshops

Universal Primary Secondary Special

This year Anti-Bullying week is taking place from the 12th – 16th November 2018. As part of Anti-bullying Week 2018, workshops, assembl...

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Active Lifestyles- The importance of Physical Activity

Priority Primary

This one hour training course covers the importance of a whole-school approach to Physical Activity, in line with the Government ‘Childhood...

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Healthy Schools Awards Event 2018 - 7th November 2018

Universal Primary Secondary Special

We are excited to invite schools to our annual Health Improvement Awards Ceremony on 7th November 2018. The aim of the awards is to recognis...

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PSHE Network Meeting 3 - 5 June 2019

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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Bereavement Training

Universal Primary Secondary Special

The North Development Project team from Child Bereavement UK can offer twilight or INSET sessions to schools - either where there has been a...

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Active Lifestyles- The importance of Physical Activity

Priority

This one hour training course covers the importance of a whole-school approach to Physical Activity, in line with the Government ‘Childhood...

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PSHE Co-ordinator Training - 5 July 2019

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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Introducing PSHE Education: NQTs/RQTs/Trainees - 26 JUNE 2019

Universal Primary Secondary Special

This half-day course will focus on effective teaching and learning strategies in PSHE Education. It will also include the impact of effectiv...

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