Archived Professional Development

Thu, 14/07/2011 - 10:00 - 16:00

A workshop that removes the fear factor over having to write a business plan.

Tue, 12/07/2011 - 09:30 - 16:00

Know what and when to pay and avoid the charges! in association with HMRC – Your questions answered.

Thu, 30/06/2011 (All day)

Earlyarts is the largest national network for people working creatively with children and families in the arts, cultural and early years sectors. Earlyarts Leadership Coaching Programme aims to help some of its 5000 members build their own skills and fulfil their own potential as leaders of our children’s learning. The programme provides an opportunity for you to build your leadership skills and confidence with support from professional coaches.

Tue, 21/06/2011 - 10:30 - 16:00

The Tate Teachers programme offers teachers, gallery educators and artists the opportunity to work with a practising artist or a creative professional to explore approaches to engaging with art works. Using the gallery as an alternative learning environment, courses for teachers are designed to equip them with a broad range of tools for taking advantage of the educational value of working with art.

Mon, 20/06/2011 - 09:00 - Tue, 05/07/2011 - 17:00

Caroline Newton (formerly Lewisham Restorative Approaches Coordinator) in partnership with MakeBelieve Arts is offering a two- or three-day Restorative Approaches Training course on Monday 20th June, Tuesday 21st June, and Tuesday 5th July 2011, 9am-5pm

Sat, 18/06/2011 (All day) - Fri, 30/09/2011 (All day)

fit4funding is offering their innovative online course for funding advisers. This course is the online translation of fit4funding's face to face OCN accredited course for giving Funding Advice. It is aimed at individuals whose work involves advising community and voluntary groups on funding and funding related issues. For example; specialist funding advisors, community or umbrella agency workers whose remit includes giving funding advice, or people new to giving funding advice.

Sat, 11/06/2011 (All day) - Thu, 21/07/2011 (All day)

Capital Training and Development Network are offering free First Aid Training in June and July 2011.

Mon, 23/05/2011 - 10:00 - 13:00

Do you want to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of your outcomes monitoring?

This free half day course is aimed primarily at managers, but it may be relevant for other staff members involved with outcomes monitoring.

Sat, 21/05/2011 - 10:00 - 17:00

The two days of training will address the safe practice required element of the DDTAL.

It will also cover required knowledge for those wishing to complete the Level 5 Safe and Effective Dance Practice Qualification (Trinity College London). It is also available as a standalone CPD training course.

An additional half-day workshop is available for those interested to complete the assessment for the qualification.

Mon, 16/05/2011 - 09:45 - 13:30

Free workshop from the Safe Project (2010/2011)

The Safe Project will help your organisation support volunteers to keep children safe when they are taking part in activities.

Tue, 10/05/2011 - 10:00 - 13:00

The workshop will examine the safety implications of using new technologies to engage with children and young people. It is an introduction to new technologies as well as the privacy and safeguarding issues facing children, young people, staff and volunteers and what steps to take to protect your organisation’s presence online.

Thu, 31/03/2011 - 09:15 - 16:00

Insight into journalism: multi media is an opportunity for secondary school teachers and college tutors to spend a day at the Guardian and find out how a national news media organisation works.

Fri, 11/03/2011 - 09:15 - 16:00

Insight into journalism  is an opportunity for secondary school teachers and college tutors to spend a day at the Guardian and find out how a national news media organisation works

Thu, 10/03/2011 - 14:00 - Thu, 17/03/2011 - 18:00

For the exhibition, Fresh Music for Rotten Vegetables, by Berlin artist Karl Heinz Jeron, incorporates participatory workshops to build a unique sound installation. In these workshops each participant will make their own electronic singing device, powered by old fruit and veg, which will be added to the installation. Ideal for students, community groups, teachers, parents, families and any individual or group who are interested in taking part.

Thu, 10/03/2011 - 10:00 - 16:00

This workshop, led by Alex Ivanovich, aims to:

  • Introduce accessible songs that are tried and tested with disabled children
  • Learn about different approaches to singing within a context of imaginative thinking around singing and disability
  •  Experience how simple, accessible ICT resources that are widely available in SEN settings can be used to involve even the most severely disabled children in singing.
Tue, 08/03/2011 - 10:00 - 15:30

A practical and fun approach to supporting young singing leaders in primary and secondary schools.

Tue, 08/03/2011 - 09:45 - 16:00

This one day course is designed to demonstrate how young people can be empowered more effectively as decision makers at the core of youth arts.

Tue, 08/03/2011 - 09:45 - 16:00

Artsplan, the training and publications department of Artswork and the in-house training provider of ENYAN (English National Youth Arts Network) are pleased to announce the launch of a NEW Youth Arts Training Course: ‘Putting Young People at the Core of Youth Arts’.

Fri, 04/03/2011 - 13:00 - 16:00

Gateways to Literacy is a free half day conference for primary School teachers featuring presentations from east London schools on how they have raised standards of literacy.

Wed, 02/03/2011 - 10:00 - 15:30

A practical, lively day learning about the whole voice and exploring speaking, composing and singing.