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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"

2 Day Foundation Course - Oxford

OTSA avatarOxford Teaching Schools Alliance have now confirmed 28th November & 12th December 2017 for a further 2 day Foundation Course. Further details can be found on our Events page.

2 day Foundation Course - Wirral Mind

Mind thumbnailThe next set of dates are now confirmed at 8th & 9th November 2017. Please see our Events page for further details :)

First Open-Access Course for 2018

PBTP avatarIt's been a busy start to the new academic year so we're now needing to confirm Open-Access Courses for 2018. The first so far confirmed will be on 8th & 22nd February - for further information, please visit our Events page.

NHFT Courses now full :)

Confirmation received that the three Foundation Courses in Protective Behaviours for Northamptonshire Healthcare Foundation Trust are now full. Please contact Melanie Pearson for information regarding further courses.

Next 4 day Specialist Practitioner Course

PBTP avatarDates and venue now confirmed as 13th, 14th, 30th November & 1st December 2017 at The Holiday Inn, Bedford Rd, Northampton. Full details can be found on our Events page.

Research Report

FMI avatarA big THANK YOU to all who completed the survey circulated by Family Matters Institute regarding the effectiveness of attending our training in Protective Behaviours. The full report is now available - please contact for more information


Come and join us at PBPeople.org.uk

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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