Events and Training

In this section you will find information about upcoming sector and cross sector events and training.

Roshni training

Roshni is a national charity that is committed to tackling sensitive issues within Scotland’s minority ethnic communities. The Training Programme provides a range of courses suitable for individuals and organisations across the public, private and third sectors, in the field of minority ethnic issues and how to develop and transform approaches in order to better support and engage with minority ethnic communities. Download pdf HERE

Respectme training

Scotland’s anti-bullying service offer a one-day generic anti-bullying training and two-day Training for Trainers programme, and new dates have recently been added to the calendar. More HERE

Professional Learning

PLFind offers practitioners a place to find out about professional learning opportunities. It also offers providers the chance to highlight the professional learning they offer. More HERE

NEW - Upstart's AGM Perth, Sunday 25th June

Hear Dr Suzanne Zeedyk and the real David Cameron speak about the importance of play-based education and care for the under-sevens. More HERE

NEW - Income maximisation for Carers

Friday 23 June 2017
This one-day course gives an introduction to the main benefits available for carers and explains how to maximise income through benefit checks. It will help you support clients in making decisions about what to claim in or out of work. More HERE

Gender Equality Conference 20th June Stirling

The conference explores where and how gender equality policy is impacting work across Scotland's educational and vocational landscape - and what else needs to be done to reduce and remove the social and economic barriers faced by women and men in Scotland. More HERE

Forum for Access and Continuing Education (FACE)

FACE is a UK-wide network for those involved and concerned with access, continuing education and lifelong learning. A call is out for papers, workshops and posters for the June conference in Glasgow. Downloas pdf HERE

Nurturing resilience in parents and children: The therapeutic approach in child protection practice

Friday 1 September 2017, Glasgow (half day)
This Masterclass will explore the impact, and application, of a professional therapeutic relationship with parents and children in a context of child protection. Suitable for practitioners from health, education, social work, and early years, and post-graduate researchers in this field. More HERE

Froebel Conference

7th October, Edinburgh
Exploring research, training and professional development – with a focus on transition from nursery to primary school. More HERE