Implementing Relationships Education in Primary Schools Training

Primary Schools

This half-day workshop considers the new statutory guidance for Primary Schools from September 2020 and how relationship education can best be provided in primary schools.

Teacher and pupils sat together in a library. The teacher is talking to her class.

Learning Outcomes


On completion of this workshop, staff will be able to:

  • demonstrate an understanding of how children learn about relationships

  • consider the pedagogy of relationship education in school

  • reflect on what a whole school approach to relationship education might look like in practice

  • explore ways to engage positively with parents with regard to relationship education

  • understand the opportunities for promoting the safeguarding of children through relationship education

  • practise strategies for developing healthy habits of relating in school 

  • understand their role in being a model for children

Workshop Overview

Course content includes:

  • What do we know about how children learn about relationships?

  • Emotional Health: what is it and why does it matter in RSE?

  • Everyday learning opportunities 

  • Building relationships with parents in this frequently sensitive area

Training Specification

Click to download our training specification.

Book Training

We would be delighted to come and work with your team at a time and location of your choice. Contact our education team to find out more. You can also book individual places on certain dates and locations - check our training calendar for availability.



"Great mix of content, balance of talking/visuals/us doing the thinking  - thank you!"

"Really useful to remind ourselves how children really learn about relating and how many opportunities there are in school to support them with this."

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