Training Packages

DECSY trainers are available to run training sessions and workshops for teachers and other educators using a range of approaches.

Tailor-made courses for individual schools / other organisations:

DECSY provides access to experienced trainers covering all curriculum areas for bespoke training for your school / organisation. Some examples of the kind of courses we can run as twilight, half-day or day sessions are:Global Dimension of individual subject areas e.g. art & design, music, science, history, geography, design & technology (Primary or Secondary)

  • Global learning across the curriculum (Primary)
  • Literacy and Global Learning (Primary)
  • Philosophy for Children (EYFS, Primary or Secondary)
  • Global SEAL (Primary or Secondary)
  • Eco Schools and Global Learning (Primary or Secondary)
  • Curriculum linking with schools in Africa, South/Central America, Asia and the Caribbean (Primary or Secondary)
  • Tackling issues e.g. fair trade, climate change, human rights (Primary or Secondary)
  • Exploring climate change through story (Primary)
  • Exploring controversial issues with children and young people (Primary or Secondary)
  • Using objects for global learning (EYFS and Primary)
  • Cultural Diversity in the Early Years (EYFS)
  • Cultural Diversity and Race Equality in the Curriculum (Primary)
  • Using Persona Dolls in the Early Years (EYFS)

Feedback from our courses :

“It was a really good session and it was good how they (the instructors) were so passionate about the Persona Dolls and made it interactive and fun”

‘Gained ideas and inspiration to apply for Fair Trade status’

‘Tutors were excellent, included everyone, felt safe to talk and express ideas’

‘It made me really think about developing speaking and listening activities in a very different way – even with very young children’

‘Excellent, really met our needs as a school and moved things on’

‘A very enjoyable course. My school will really benefit from all the new knowledge I have gained’

INSET Training Days rates per school

0-20 participants /  £300 half day / twilight / £500 full day

20-40 participants / £400 half day / £600 full day

40-50 participants / £600 half day / £800 full day

10% discount as a group member for half-day courses only