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  • Protective Behaviours Theme One - "We all have the right to feel safe all the time"
  • Protective Behaviours Theme Two - "We can talk with someone about anything, even if it feels awful or small"
  • Protective Behaviours Theme One - "We all have the right to feel safe all the time"
  • Protective Behaviours Theme Two - "We can talk with someone about anything, even if it feels awful or small"

Next 2 day Training - Oxford

OTSA avatarOTSA have now confirmed the next 2 day Foundation training dates as 26th April & 10th May 2018. More information (including booking) is available from the OTSA website.

Foundation Training - Specialist Mental Health Care

PBTP avatarMelanie Pearson will be leading 2 day Foundation Training for people who work in Specialist Mental Health Care in March 2018. Please contact Melanie via our contacts page if you would like to find out more about how the Protective Behaviours Process can be used in this area of work.

2 day Foundation Course - Northampton

PBTP avatarThe final 2 day Open-Access Foundation Training for this academic year will take place in Northampton on 28th June & 5th July 2018. First places will be offered to those on our waiting list from previous courses. Please see our Events page for more information.

2 day Foundation Course - Wirral Mind 2018

Mind thumbnailThe first 2 day Foundation Course of 2018 for Wirral Mind will take place on 14th & 15th February. More information can be found here.

Training in London

PBTP avatarThe Queen Elizabeth II Jubilee School, Westminster will be the venue for this Open Access Foundation Training - dates confirmed as Fridays 8th & 22nd June 2018. Please see Events for flier and booking form.

Diary Dates

PBTP avatarOur next 4 day Specialist Practitioner Course will take place on 24th, 25th October and 15th, 16th November 2018 in Leek Wootton, Warwickshire. Please see our Events page for more information.

Another 2 day Foundation Course for Worcesteshire County Council

WorcesterCCThe next 2 day Foundation Course in Protective Behaviours for WCC will be held on 12th & 26th February 2018. Please see our Events page for more details.


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Protective Behaviours Training Partnership exists to:

  • Promote the Protective Behaviours Process
  • Deliver training consistent with the Protective Behaviours Process
  • Ensure that the quality of Protective Behaviours training is of a high standard
  • Review and develop the content of current Protective Behaviours courses
  • Design new Protective Behaviour training courses and resources
  • Liaise with existing Protective Behaviours trainers
  • Develop the skills of existing trainers
  • Provide training for new Protective Behaviours trainers

Members of the Partnership will:

  • Hold relevant training qualifications*
  • Attend at least one recognised Protective Behaviours meeting per year
  • Be observed delivering at least one training course per year
  • Commit to on-going professional development and that of trainee trainers e.g. mentoring, co-training
  • Submit at least one set of course evaluations per year
  • Have in place the relevant insurance cover for the delivery of training

* Relevant training qualifications are formal teacher qualifications which include QTS, further education qualifications such as PTLLS as well as Protective Behaviours specific qualifications with courses originally designed by Di Margetts. Further information is available by visiting individual Partner profiles.


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