Training courses for BCC staff, and care professionals

The training and who can book

  • Places can be booked by any Bristol City Council staff.
  • Places can also be booked by independent and voluntary care provider organisations.

First, check the course is right for you. Read the training courses catalogue and check the target audience.

Please contact us to discuss bespoke training within your own establishment.

Booking a place on a course

To book a place please use our online booking form and follow the instructions.

If you have any queries, please do not hesitate to contact the relevant Training Administrator (details included in the Course Information bulletin).


The charges for the training courses are explained in the Course Information bulletin.

Non attendance charges

Applicants who confirm a place on a course but do not attend will be charged the full cost of the place.

Funding for training

The Care Learning website has information about funding.

Research Governance Framework

All research, of whatever scale, involving our staff and service users has to comply with this framework and be agreed by the department's Research Governance Panel.