HEADS Training 2021/22


HEADS run a range of training courses throughout the year aimed at parents/carers and professionals.

Our courses take place in the main at out Training Centre based at Hadrian School in Newcastle upon Tyne.

HEADS has been running for 14 years and in this time we have trained over 10000 people.

We pride ourselves on offering high quality training around Special Educational Needs, Health and Welfare, as well as accredited training in areas such as Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools, Rebound Therapy, First Aid and Moving and Handling.

We work with school and organisation across the country and we also offer outreach support nationally, facilitating training courses at your own venue.

Our Health and Welfare Courses include:

First Aid Level 2 and 3- accredited by Qualsafe
Fire Safety/Fire Warden
Food Safety Level 2 – accredited with Highfield
Risk Assessment Level 2 – accredited with Highfield
Medication Awareness – accredited with Opus
Health and Safety Level 2 – accredited with Highfield
Moving and Handling Level 2 – accredited with Qualsafe
Defibrillator Training – Level 2 – accredited with Qualsafe
EVAC Chair Training – awareness raising

Specialist SEN/Mainstream Support

Learning Through Aquatics (HYDROTHERAPY)
Behaviour Support
Confident Parenting
Specialist Sports Courses/Mainstream and SEN
An Introduction to Learning Disabilities
Rebound Therapy for SEN Level 2 – accredited through One Awards
Learning to Learn – Support for Mainstream Schools
Working with Children performing below expectations
Youth Mental Health First Aid – 1 day course
Adult Mental Health First Aid – 2 day course
ADHD – 1 day course
TACPAC – 1 day course