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Please note that due to the current situation, many training courses and meetings are being held online, often using Microsoft Teams.  Please check the specific details below.

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September 2022
  • Date 13 September 2022
    Time 09:30 - 15:30
    Summary This is an additional training session to support Therapeutic Thinking. It is aimed at early years practitioners/advisors/leaders who support early years who have attended the 3 day training or have received at least 6 hours of therapeutic thinking training in school.
  • Date 14 September 2022
    Time 09:30 - 15:30
    Summary This is an additional training session to support Therapeutic Thinking. It is aimed at senior leaders who have attended the 3-day training or have received at least 6 hours of therapeutic thinking training in school.
  • Date 14 September 2022
    Time 10:30 - 12:00
    Summary Office 365 Microsoft Teams SharePoint OneDrive - This is a practical course to help you understand the tools and how best to work with files in O365 SharePoint, Teams and OneDrive. Suitable for teachers and admin staff new to the O365 cloud environment
  • Date 15 September 2022
    Time 09:30 - 15:30
    Summary This is an additional training session to support Therapeutic Thinking. It is aimed at practitioners or/and leaders around building emotional literacy in schools. Preferable to have had received therapeutic thinking training but not essential.
  • Date 15 September 2022
    Time 16:00 - 17:00
    Summary Cyber security training for all school staff to help improve the school's cyber resilience. What is happening in schools? Why do schools have cyber attacks? Cyber threats from outside school and inside school Ways to defend yourself School processes and defence against cyber attacks This...
  • Date 20 September 2022
    Time 09:30 - 11:45
    Summary To understand the role and responsibilities of the Designated Person. To review the Legislative Requirements related to safeguarding children. This refresher course is an update for experienced DSLs and Deputies with an existing knowledge of the role.
  • Date 21 September 2022
    Time 09:30 - 11:00
    Summary Online training using Microsoft Teams for new and recently appointed Data Protection Officers (DPO) to help them understand their role. Although aimed at those who are new to the role, it may also be suitable for DPOs that have been in the role for a while, but feel in need of a refresher relating...
  • Date 22 September 2022
    Time 13:30 - 15:00
    Summary Cyber Security Procedure and strategic considerations for SLT and school leaders
  • Date 22 September 2022
    Time 16:00 - 17:00
    Summary An opportunity for Secondary ICT/Computing Subject Leaders and the ICT in schools Team to share latest updates
  • Date 22 September 2022
    Time 16:00 - 18:00
    Summary The Role of the Primary Subject Leader for RE For newly appointed RE subject leaders/ co-ordinators or those returning to the role in primary schools 4pm - 5.30pm Stay for an optional informal chat/Q and A until 6pm
  • Date 26 September 2022
    Time 16:00 - 17:15
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  • Date 27 September 2022
    Time 09:30 - 11:00
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  • Date 27 September 2022
    Time 13:30 - 15:00
    Summary An opportunity for Primary Network Managers to find out the latest information and updates.
  • Date 27 September 2022
    Time 16:00 - 17:15
    Summary An introduction to Microsoft O365 Working with pupils. In this session we will cover: Setting Assignments manging pupils Interaction, assessment, and Feedback. Ideal for New or returning teachers new to Office 365 and setting work.
  • Date 29 September 2022
    Time 09:30 - 17:00
    Summary It is a mandatory requirement by Wokingham Borough Council that all Head Teachers of maintained schools attend this one-day foundation course. Even where the headteacher has delegated tasks and responsibilities, the overall accountability for the day-to-day management of health and safety at their...
  • Date 29 September 2022
    Time 13:30 - 15:00
    Summary School ICT Technicians/Network Managers Network Meeting
  • Date 29 September 2022
    Time 16:00 - 17:15
    Summary An opportunity for Primary ICT/Computing Subject Leaders and the ICT in schools Team to share:Latest computing and technology updates. Approaches to learning and teaching the computing curriculum.
October 2022
  • Date 04 October 2022
    Time 16:00 - 17:30
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  • Date 05 October 2022
    Time 16:00 - 17:30
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  • Date 06 October 2022
    Time 09:30 - 10:30
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  • Date 10 October 2022
    Time 16:00 - 17:15
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  • Date 11 October 2022 - 13 October 2022
    Time 09:30 - 16:30
    Summary The full training for Therapeutic Thinking is a 3-day face-to-face course. The course runs on 3 consecutive days from 9:30am to 4:30pm. Attendees are required to attend all 3 full days.
  • Date 11 October 2022
    Time 09:30 - 14:45
    Summary Recognise how to identify signs of abuse and when it is appropriate to make a referral. Have a working knowledge Wokingham Safeguarding Children Board (WSCB) Levels of Need and Intervention Thresholds Document.
  • Date 11 October 2022
    Time 09:30 - 16:45
    Summary A one-day course to assist site controllers/caretakers/handypersons etc. to understand their health and safety responsibilities and manage the risks associated with their activities.
  • Date 12 October 2022 - 14 October 2022
    Time 09:30 - 16:30
    Summary First Aid at Work – 3 day training course in the classroom at Shute End offices The HSE-recognised First Aid at Work training course provides a comprehensive set of practical skills needed by first aiders in most workplaces, giving both the ability and knowledge to deal with first aid...
  • Date 13 October 2022
    Time 09:30 - 13:00
    Summary This is a half-day refresher for Head Teachers and Senior Leaders who have previously attended the WBC full day course on Health and Safety Management. A 3-yearly refresher course is advisable. This interactive course will allow delegates to raise issues and ask questions to help gain a fuller...
  • Date 20 October 2022
    Time 13:30 - 16:00
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  • Date 20 October 2022
    Time 16:00 - 17:30
    Summary This session will explore ways in which Subject Leaders can prepare for an Deep Dive in Computing. This will support subject leaders to think strategically about their subject
November 2022
  • Date 01 November 2022
    Time 16:00 - 17:30
    Summary An online course aimed at KS1 class teachers and teaching assistants with no or little experience of programming and coding. Develop understanding and confidence by exploring the main principles of computational thinking, programming and coding through ‘unplugged’ activities, and an...
  • Date 07 November 2022
    Time 16:00 - 17:15
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  • Date 08 November 2022 - 10 November 2022
    Time 09:30 - 16:30
    Summary First Aid at Work – 3 day training course in the classroom at Shute End offices The HSE-recognised First Aid at Work training course provides a comprehensive set of practical skills needed by first aiders in most workplaces, giving both the ability and knowledge to deal with first aid...
  • Date 08 November 2022
    Time 16:00 - 17:30
    Summary An online course aimed at KS2 class teachers and teaching assistants with no or little experience of programming and coding. Develop understanding and confidence by exploring the main principles of computational thinking, programming and coding through ‘unplugged’ activities and...
  • Date 08 November 2022
    Time 16:00 - 17:00
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  • Date 10 November 2022
    Time 13:30 - 15:00
    Summary New to Subject Leadership Aimed at those new to a leadership role in ICT and Computing as well as those just in need of some support. The course will focus on key elements of leadership the roles and responsibilities, find ways to manage the subject and lead and support colleagues.
  • Date 17 November 2022
    Time 13:30 - 14:45
    Summary This online network meeting using Microsoft Teams is aimed at Data Protection Officers and others involved in this area, for schools to report back on progress with Data Protection/GDPR, raise queries with the group, etc.
  • Date 21 November 2022
    Time 16:00 - 17:15
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  • Date 22 November 2022
    Time 16:00 - 17:30
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  • Date 28 November 2022
    Time 16:00 - 17:15
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  • Date 29 November 2022
    Time 16:00 - 17:30
    Summary Applying good Pedagogical principles and approaches to teaching programming & coding using Scratch. Whether you are new to teaching coding or just in need of support and confidence building, this hands-on course will focus on developing confidence in teaching children coding. The course will...
December 2022
  • Date 05 December 2022
    Time 09:30 - 16:30
    Summary For Cohort 3 - essential refresher training in Therapeutic Thinking
  • Date 06 December 2022
    Time 09:30 - 15:30
    Summary This is an additional training session to support Therapeutic Thinking. It is aimed at early years practitioners/advisors/leaders who support early years who have attended the 3 day training or have received at least 6 hours of therapeutic thinking training in school.
  • Date 07 December 2022
    Time 09:30 - 15:30
    Summary This is an additional training session to support Therapeutic Thinking. It is aimed at senior leaders who have attended the 3-day training or have received at least 6 hours of therapeutic thinking training in school.
  • Date 08 December 2022
    Time 09:30 - 15:30
    Summary This is an additional training session to support Therapeutic Thinking. It is aimed at practitioners or/and leaders around building emotional literacy in schools. Preferable to have had received therapeutic thinking training but not essential.
  • Date 14 December 2022
    Time 16:00 - 17:30
    Summary Focus TBA