This course is aimed at those who are currently involved in, or are planning to develop, sex and relationships work with groups of young people with mild to moderate learning disabilities. Although the course is aimed at those working with young people, many aspects of the training would be applicable to those working with adults. Participants may benefit from attending Level 1 Sex and Relationships but this is not a pre-course requirement
To explore the sexual health and relationships education needs of young people with learning disabilities and to view and investigate a range of resources available to help meet these needs.
- To explore the sexual health and relationships needs of young people with learning disabilities and how these needs might be best met
- To consider some aspects of the law relating to sexual health and young people with learning disabilities
- To look at some key resources for sexual health and relationships education for young people with learning disabilities
- To practice the skills needed to work with young people and learning disabilities
Bristol Sex and Relationships Training Network
Where can I contact the organiser with any questions?
firstname.lastname@example.org - please email for more information
Is this course free?
All courses are free to professionals working in the Bristol area and are delivered on a multiagency basis. If you cannot attend you must let us know 5 working days before the course or you will be charged £30
What if I don't work in Bristol?
You can still apply to attend the training, but you will be charged £30 for half day courses and £60 for full day courses. Where courses become oversubscribed priority will be given to applicants from the Bristol area
Is my registration/ticket transferrable?
Please contact us if you would like to transfer your place to a colleague from within your organisation
Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
No - you will be asked to sign in on arrival
The name on the registration/ticket doesn't match the attendee. Is that okay?
If you have contacted us to inform us that a colleague will be taking your place, please ensure they update us with their details at the event when they sign in by crossing out the name of the person who originally booked.
When & Where
We offer a number of training courses for those working with young people in Bristol. The courses aim to increase workers’ confidence and skills to respond appropriately to young people’s queries, refer them to appropriate sources of support and advice and to carry out effective sex and relationships and substance misuse work. It is recommended that all professionals working with young people in Bristol, as a minimum, attend the introductory Level 1 Sex and Relationships and Level 1 Substance Misuse courses (unless they have in-depth knowledge in these areas and have a good overview of local services).
If you have questions about the content or the relevance of the course to your role or if you would like to discuss the possibility of in-house training please contact email@example.com
Please ensure the email address you have registered with us is correct and individual to you. You must have your manager’s permission to attend