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All CPD

On this page you will find all our CPD opportunities.

Please click through the links to find more information on each individual course

Course places can be booked by using the booking form linked below.

TBMPTS Booking form

DATECOURSE TITLECOURSE DETAILSCOURSE LEADERVENUE & COST
Across the academic yearSchool DirectInitial teacher training programme which places trainee teachers in the classroom for most of the year. This real teaching experience is supported by training held at both the University and TBMPTS.Helen GregorySchools are paid a fee for hosting a School Direct student.
Across the academic yearNQT Induction programmeInduction programme for NQTs plus mentor training. Includes full day training, half days and twilight sessionsSue Heal
Andy Hind
Katie Pearson
Phil Lyle
Vicky Langan
£510 per NQT for the “package”

Pay as you go option available on request
Thursday, January 17th

4pm to 5.30pm

Future dates: Monday, March 4th, Monday, APril 29th and Tuesday, June 18th
English subject leader clusters
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These popular subject leaders clusters provide an opportunity to get together to discuss and share best practice while keeping up to date with new developments.
Facilitated by SLEs and hosted by a range of schools across the
locality, these sessions will cover a range of current topics. Bring along examples of work to share, engage in professional dialogue and exchange ideas.
Naomi Boyce and Vicky Langan£30 per school for access to all subject leader clusters across the year.

Next meeting Chandag Infant School BS31 1PQ
Thursday, January 17th

4pm to 5.30pm

Future dates: Tuesday, March 5th, Monday, April 29th and Tuesday, June 18th
Maths subject leader clusters
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These popular subject leaders clusters provide an opportunity to get together to discuss and share best practice while keeping up to date with new developments.
Facilitated by SLEs and hosted by a range of schools across the
locality, these sessions will cover a range of current topics. Bring along examples of work to share, engage in professional dialogue and exchange ideas.
Sarah Savage£30 per school for access to all subject leader clusters across the year.

Next meeting Paulton Junior School BS39 7QY
Thursday, January 17th

4pm to 5.30pm

Future dates: Monday, March 4th, Tuesday, April 29th and Thursday, June 18th
Science subject leader clusters
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These popular subject leaders clusters provide an opportunity to get together to discuss and share best practice while keeping up to date with new developments.
Facilitated by SLEs and hosted by a range of schools across the
locality, these sessions will cover a range of current topics. Bring along examples of work to share, engage in professional dialogue and exchange ideas.
Mike Snook and Christine Richards£30 per school for access to all subject leader clusters across the year.

Next meeting Peasedown St John Primary School BA2 8DH
Friday, January 18th, Thursday, March 7th and Wednesday, May 1st

9.30am to 3.30pm
Middle Leadership Programme

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A comprehensive programme held over three days designed to develop and inspire your middle leaders. It will explore issues such as leading with impact, leading in context, dealing with under
performance, improving
aspiration and using data
effectively.
Sarah Savage£195
First session at: Fosse Way School, Longfellow Road Radstock BA3 3AL
Second sessions at Abbot Alphege Academy, Bath and third session at Castle Primary School, Keynsham
Thursday, January 24th

9.30am to 3.30pm
Narrowing the attainment gap with Daniel Sobel


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Are you looking to diminish the difference in your school? Then this is the course for you. Daniel Sobel MA Ed (Psychology) FCMI FCIC FRSA is the Founder and Lead Consultant of Inclusion Expert. An internationally respected leader in inclusive education, he has advised the Department for
Education, the European Union and governments abroad on inclusive education.
Daniel SobelEarly bird £80 before November 30th. Full price £95 after November 30th
Fosse Way School, Longfellow Road, Radstock BA3 3AL
Friday, February 8th, Monday, April 1st and Friday, April 24th

9.30am to 3.30pm
365 days of leadership To book, please phone Kate on 01202 267066 or email office@enhancinglearning.co.uk Three specifically designed modules, each developing an inquiry-led approach into
leadership and learning.
Includes leadership DNA,
building a school where adults learn and leading outstanding learning.
Andy Hind£150
Fosse Way School, Longfellow Road Radstock BA3 3AL
Wednesday, March 13th
9.30am to 3pm
Leading a mentally healthy school

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To enable and empower senior leaders to put mental health at the heart of strategic school improvement.
To equip senior leaders with practical and sustainable
approaches that can be implemented on return to school.
Alison Reevey£75
Fosse Way School, Longfellow Road, Radstock BA3 3AL
DATECOURSE TITLECOURSE DETAILSCOURSE LEADERVENUE & COST
NumerousNQT Induction programmeInduction programme for NQTs plus mentor training. Includes full day training, half days and twilight sessionsSue Heal
Andy Hind
Katie Pearson
£510 per NQT including registration with the appropriate body

Pay as you go option available on request
Monday, January 21st

4pm to 5.30pm
Finding time for art

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The whole curriculum could be taught through art - yes even maths. We’ll show you how you can embed art into your teaching without losing any focus on specific subject knowledge or skills. Liz Bullock, Rachel Snook and Matt WIlliams£25
Abbot Alphege Academy, Beckford Drive, Lansdown Bath BA1 9AU
Thursday, January 24th

10am to 2.30pm
Narrowing the Attainment Gap with Daniel Sobel

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Daniel Sobel MA Ed (Psychology) FCMI FCIC FRSA is the Founder and Lead Consultant of Inclusion Expert. An internationally respected leader in inclusive education, he has advised the Department for
Education, the European Union and governments abroad.
Daniel SobelEarly Bird price £80 until November 30th
Full price £95 after November 30th
Fosse Way School, Longfellow Road Radstock BA3 3AL
Thursday, January 31st

4pm to 5.30pm
Art Know How

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Basic watercolour, coloured pencils, oil pastels, sketching pencils, chalk and charcoal techniques. How to teach them as well as how to achieve perspective, light and shade in your pupils' work. Matt Williams, Rachel Snook and Liz Bullock£25
Abbot Alphege Academy, Beckford Drive, Lansdown Bath BA1 9AU
Wednesday, February 6th

4pm to 5,30pm
An introduction to dyslexia: signs and
strategies


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This course will look at the strengths and weaknesses
associated with the condition as well as definitions and early
indicators. It will also look at
effective ways to meet the needs of children with dyslexia.
Tim Carter£30
Fosse Way School,
Longfellow Road, Radstock BA3 3AL
Thursday, February 7th

4pm to 5,30pm
Making silk purses

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How to make your pupils’ art stand out and impress through the application of some clever display techniques Liz Bullock and Rachel Snook£25
Weston All Saints Primary School, Broadmoor Lane, Weston, Bath BA1 4JR
Thursday, February 7th

1.30pm to 3.30pm
Humanities

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Taking a closer look at the effective teaching of the humanities subjects - history and geography - across key stages 1 and 2. Designed for NQTs and those wanting a refresh.Rachel Godfrey£35
Fosse Way School, Longfellow Road, Radstock BA3 3AL
Monday, February 11th

4pm to 5,30pm
The outdoor pallet

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Using the outdoor environment, we’ll discover how we can encourage children to think about, portray and discuss abstract Personal, Health, Social and Moral Education-type
concepts such as love, peace or hope.
Matt Williams and Jo Clark£25
Abbot Alphege Academy, Beckford Drive, Lansdown Bath BA1 9AU
Thursday, February 28th

4pm to 5.30pm
More than just dead white men

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An exploration of those artists who are really useful in class—beyond the usual Van Gogh, Monet, Picasso, Constable, Turner (a.k.a. the dead, white, men).
We’ll also explore how teaching about an artist’s life can be useful for addressing Personal, Health, Social and Moral Education issues such as loneliness, change, fear, disability or bereavement.
Matt WIlliams and Liz Bullock£25
Abbot Alphege Academy, Beckford Drive, Lansdown Bath BA1 9AU
Thursday, March 7th

4pm to 5.30pm
Beyond the stick man

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How to teach portraiture and physical
proportions to children – and yourself.
We’ll also demonstrate how you can teach life drawing in primary schools.
Hugh Melville and Rachel Snook£25
Abbot Alphege Academy, Beckford Drive, Lansdown Bath BA1 9AU
Thursday, March 14th

4pm to 5,30pm
Printing

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Printing can be used to create highly effective pieces of artwork and can be made with a variety of different materials including lino, metal plates, cardboard, pizza bases – and, yes, even potatoes!
It’s one of those simple techniques that look fabulous and should be an essential skill for any pupil.
It’s simpler than you think, but can also be used to stretch the most able learner.
Rachel Snook£25
Abbot Alphege Academy, Beckford Drive, Lansdown Bath BA1 9AU
Wednesday, April 24th

4pm to 5,30pm
Working with a child with
dyslexia:
assessment and interventions


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This will look at a number of assessments that can be
administered to develop a more precise understanding of a pupils language difficulties and to inform the diagnostic process.
Tim Carter£30
Fosse Way School,
Longfellow Road, Radstock BA3 3AL
DATECOURSE COURSE DETAILSCOURSE LEADERVENUE & COST
Tuesday, January 22nd

9.15am to noon
How to write social scripts
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Why social scripts are effective, how to write to increase pupils’ understanding, the rules of writing social stories and sharing examples of storiesBecca TranterFree to BANES schools and
academies, £50 to others
Fosse Way School,
Longfellow Road, Radstock BA3 3AL
Thursday, January 31st

9.30am to 4pm
Mindful Emotion Coaching
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Mindful emotion coaching is about building emotional
resilience by identifying emotional and mental health
difficulties early, talking about emotions behind behaviours and understanding the neuroscience of brain development and mindful awareness.
Neil Harris£80
Fosse Way School,
Longfellow Road, Radstock BA3 3AL
Wednesday, February 6th

4pm to 5.30pm
An introduction to dyslexia
To book, please click here
This course will look at strengths and weaknesses associated with the condition as well as definitions and early indicators. It will also look and effective ways to meet the needs of children with dyslexiaTim Carter£30
Fosse Way School,
Longfellow Road, Radstock BA3 3AL
Friday, March 8th Louise Bombèr

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The neurodevelopmental approach to supporting children who are hurting in schools.
We all need to learn the art of regulation. We have pupils in our schools who have
experienced toxic stress and have faulty neuroception. We need to be resourced with
interventions which calm and soothe minds and bodies.
Louise Bombèr and her team offer a range of services supporting children and young people who have
experienced significant
relational traumas and losses to move towards learned security and recovery.
Louise Bombèr £90
Somerdale
Pavilion, Tiberius Road, Keynsham BS31 2FF
Wednesday and Thursday, March 20th and 21st

9.15am to 3.30pm
TEACCH two-day introduction
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Treatment and Education for Autistic and Communication
impaired Children (TEACCH) is generally acknowledged to be the most widely used set of
principles and practices for living and working with people with ASD.
Alison Reevey£250
Fosse Way School,
Longfellow Road, Radstock BA3 3AL
Tuesdays February 26th and June 4th

10am to 2pm
Autism Champions secondary network


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Champions are often non-teaching staff who have had significant professional development in the field of ASD.
Each session will feature a training focus, opportunities to share best practice, news and updates and focused discussions.
Alison Reevey and Conrad Hein HartmannFree to BANES schools and academies
£30 to others
Fosse Way School, Longfellow Road Radstock BA3 3AL
Wednesday, April 24th

9.15am to noon
Managing anger and anxiety in pupils with autism

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This course is open to all staff who work in schools. The course will cover understanding why pupils with autism often have high levels of anxiety and understanding anger - from an autism perspective.Jo Clay and Conrad Hein HartmannFree to BANES schools and academies
£50 to others
Fosse Way School, Longfellow Road Radstock BA3 3AL
Wednesday, April 24th

4pm to 5.30pm
Working with
pupils with
dyslexia:
assessments and interventions

To book, please click here
This will look at a number of assessments that can be
administered to develop a more precise understanding of a pupils language
difficulties and to inform the diagnostic process.
Tim Carter£30
Fosse Way School,
Longfellow Road, Radstock BA3 3AL
Wednesday, June 12th

9.15am to noon
Understanding Girls on the
autism spectrum

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This course offers a deeper
understanding of girls with
autism, how parents can support daughters, how teachers can support girls in their class,
strategies to support girls in school
Jo ClayFree to BANES schools and
academies, £50 to others
Fosse Way School,
Longfellow Road, Radstock BA3 3AL
Tuesday, June 18th

9.15am to noon
How to write social scripts
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Why social scripts are effective, how to write to
increase pupils understanding, the rules of writing social
stories and sharing examples of stories.
Becca TranterFree to BANES schools and
academies, £50 to others
Fosse Way School,
Longfellow Road, Radstock BA3 3AL