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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
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
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
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
Thursday, November 29th, Tuesday, January 15th, Thursday, February 28th and Wednesday, March 27th
Friday, May 3rd
1.30pm to 4.30pm
Early Leadership Programme

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This five session programme offers opportunities to engage, inspire and challenge teachers in years two to four of their careers to develop their leadership abilities beyond the classroomSarah Savage£195
Abbot Alphege Academy, Beckford Drive, Lansdown, Bath BA1 9AU
Thursday, December 6thLeading 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
Thursday, January 24th
10am to 2.30pm
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
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
Thursday, November 22nd
9.30am to 2pm
EAL - English as an Additional Language

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This course will cover EAL related definitions, teaching techniques and strategies, case studies and analysis, student voice, unpicking the new proficiency scale, tops tips/take-aways and useful resources, websites.Marcin Dawski£50
Fosse Way School, Longfellow Road, Radstock BA3 3AL
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, 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
DATECOURSE COURSE DETAILSCOURSE LEADERVENUE & COST
Thursday, November 15th, March 21st and June 13th

4pm to 5,30pm
Autism Champions early years 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.
Hannah Hobbs and Hayley Brimble£30
Fosse Way School, Longfellow Road, Radstock BA3 3AL
Wednesday, November 21st

1pm to 3pm
Working with a child with autism: practical classroom strategies
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This course is for all school staff working with a child with autism.
It will include
Creating an autism friendly classroom, strategies to support the pupil in class, to motivate the pupil, to promote positive behaviours and to promote inclusion in the playground.
Becca TranterFree to BANES schools and academies
£50 to others

Fosse Way School, Longfellow Road, Radstock BA3 3AL
Thursday, November 22nd
9.30am to 2pm
EAL - English as an additional language

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This course will cover EAL related definitions, teaching techniques and strategies, case studies and analysis, student voice, unpicking the new proficiency scale, tops tips/take-aways and useful resources, websites.Marcin Dawski£50
Fosse Way School Longfellow Road Radstock BA3 3AL
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
Tuesday, February 5th
9am 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, February 6th
4pm to 5.30pm
An introduction to dyslexia
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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 8thLouise Bombèr

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Louise Michelle Bombèr is
qualified as both a specialist teacher, a therapist and a DDP certified practitioner. Louise 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’s work is informed, in the main, by Attachment Theory and Intersubjectivity Theory. As well as having written many articles, she is the author of the very popular book Inside I’m Hurting. She also wrote What About Me? and
contributed to the book Teenagers and Attachment.
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 4thAutism 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
4pm to 5.30pm
Working with
pupils with
dyslexia:
assessments 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
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