Upcoming training courses

What training courses we're planning to run, and how to find out more information.

Courses running now

You can check what courses are running at the moment on our training form.

If you can't see the course you want

Email us at learning.development@bristol.gov.uk telling us which course you're interested in.

Courses we’re planning to run

You can’t book on these courses yet. When the courses are running, you’ll be able to find more details and book using our training booking form

Email us at learning.development@bristol.gov.uk:

  • to register your interest in one of these courses
  • for more information or if you have any questions about these courses

Catering and food hygiene

  • Practical Hazard Analysis (HACCP)  (BCC staff only): you must hold current basic food hygiene certificate or have completed E-learning to do this course. Contact us at learning.development@bristol.gov.uk for details.
  • Basic Food Hygiene: this is now an E-Learning course called Food Safety level 1. You can do this course by logging into Learning Pool 

Change management                  

  • Personal Resilience workshops Dates to be aranged (BCC Staff only)TRG
  • Interview Skills for staff who are being interviewed Dates to be arranged (BCC Staf only)TRG

Finance and budgets

First aid

Book onto courses running at the moment.

Health and safety

  • COSHH and Infection Control Dates to be arranged (BCC staff only) (TRG)
  • Positive mental health awareness and resilience Dates to be arranged (BCC staff only) (TRG)

IT and computers

  • MS Excel Essentials Dates to be arranged (BCC Staff only This course runs on demand. Please refer to training catalogue for details of how to get your name on the waiting list)  (BW)

Leadership development

  • Conducting an Investigation Dates to be arranged (BCC managers only)TRG
  • Financial Awareness Dates to be arranged (BCC managers only)TRG
  • Supervision Skills Dates to be aranged (BCC managers only)TRG

Personal development

  • Critical Appraisal Dates to be arrangedTRG
  • Dealing with Violence and Aggression Dates to be arranged  (TRG)
  • Difficult Conversations Dates to be arranged  (TRG)
  • Effective Communication Skills Dates to be arranged (TRG)
  • Equality Foundation Dates to be arranged (TRG)
  • Equalities Refresher Dates to be arranged  (TRG)
  • Literature Search Dates to be arrangedTRG
  • Restorative Approaches Dates to be arranged  (TRG)

Role or profession specific

  • 5 Ways to Wellbeing Dates to be arrangedTRG
  • Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training ASIST Dates to be arrangedTRG
  • Autism Spectrum conditions Dates to be arrangedTRG
  • Autism training for Social workers Dates to be arranged (Social workers only) (TRG)
  • Benefits for older people Dates to be arranged (Free of charge) Temple StreetTRG
  • Debt Awareness Dates to be arranged (Free of charge) (TRG)
  • Dementia Training level 2 Dates to be arranged (BCC staff only SCP's, SW's, Snr pracs and managers only) (TRG)
  • Deprivation of liberty Dates to be arranged (for BCC "Adult" staff only) (DLS)
  • DoLS for Managing Authorities Dates to be arrangedDLS
  • Enabling Positive Risk Dates to be arranged  (TRG)
  • ESA the tricky bits Dates to be arranged (PLUS e-learning prior to session. MUST have attended Introduction to welfare benefits Free of charge)TRG
  • Getting an outcomes approach into practice (RiPFA) Dates to be arranged (Practitioners and managers only) (TRG)
  • Introduction to Mental Capacity Act Dates to be arranged (for BCC "Adults" staff only)DLS
  • Introduction to Personal Independence Payment Dates to be arranged (PLUS e-learning prior to session. MUST have attended Introduction to welfare benefits Free of charge)TRG
  • Loss and Bereavement Dates to be arranged  (TRG)
  • MCA Compliant Care Plans Dates to be arranged (for BCC ‘Adults’ staff only)DLS
  • Managing practice learning Dates to be arranged (Adult and children's social workers only) (CYPS)
  • Mental Capacity Act Dates to be arranged (Senior Care Home and Domiciliary Care staff, BCH, etc)DLS
  • Mental health training Increasing awareness, consolidating and promoting conscious practice Dates to be arranged (BCC social work practitioners and managers) (TRG)
  • Person Centred Care Dates to be arrangedTRG
  • Person Centred Thinking for Complex Needs Dates to be arrangedTRG
  • Responding effectively to complaints Dates to be arranged (BCC Team managers and Snr Practitioners in Adults social care)TRG

Safeguarding

  • Domestic violence and abuse and safeguarding adults Dates to be arranged (Must have completed Foundation course) (TRG)
  • Safeguarding adults for Provided Service Managers Dates to be arrangedTRG
  • Safeguarding Adults Train the Trainer Dates to be arranged TRG
  • Self-neglect and Safeguarding Dates to be arranged (Must have completed Foundation course) (TRG)