Highbury College is offering a range of FREE short courses tailored to the changing needs of school support and teaching staff.

Courses are flexible and can even be delivered in your school or studied from home.


FREE Level 1 Short Courses

Our experienced trainers are on-hand to visit your school at the time to suit you to deliver the following courses. Groups of five minimum.

- Digital Skills (3 x two hour sessions)
- Digital Literacy (3 x two hour sessions)
- Digital Transaction Skills (3 x two hour sessions)
- Awareness of Health & Wellbeing (2 x two hour sessions)
- Mental Health & Wellbeing (2 x two hour sessions)
- Developing Emotional Resilience (2 x two hour sessions)
- Developing Personal Confidence and Self Awareness (3 x two hour sessions)
- Personal Safety Awareness (2 x two hour sessions)
- Planning a Healthy Diet (2 x two hour sessions)
- Equality, Diversity & Inclusion (2 x two hour sessions)
- Understanding Safeguarding in a Working Environment (2 x two hour sessions)
- British Values (2 x two hour sessions)


FREE Maths and English

Highbury's classroom based math and English courses are available during the day or in the evening and are ideal to boost your CV.

- Entry level - Level 1 Functional Skills in Maths
- Entry level - Level 1 Functional Skills in English
- GCSE Maths
- GCSE English


FREE Level 2 Distance Learning Courses

These distance learning courses can be started at any point during the year and allow you to learn in your own time, in your own space, and at a pace that suits you. There is no College attendance or computer equipment required - work is submitted via a workbook. These can also be delivered to groups larger than five.

- Equality and Diversity
- Mental Health Awareness
- Understanding Behaviour That Challenges
- Principles of Working with Individuals with Learning Disabilities
- Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care
- Understanding Safeguarding and Prevent
- Information, Advice or Guidance
- Principles of Customer Service
- Principles of Team Leading
- Principles of Business And Administration
- Lean Management Organisational Techniques


Teaching, Learning and Support Training

These classroom based courses are perfect for those in support roles.

- Level 1 Award Introduction to Working in a School
- Level 2 Certificate in Skills for Learning Support Practitioners (FREE)
- Level 2 Certificate in Supporting Teaching & Learning in Schools
- Level 3 Award in Digital Skills: Teaching & Learning (FREE)
- Level 3 Diploma in Specialist Support in Teaching & Learning in Schools


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