Bereavement and Loss Training for Schools and Academies

Bereavement and Loss Training for Schools and Academies

The death of a parent, sibling or significant other person is the most traumatic experience of loss a child will face. Just as every child is unique, each child will have their own way of coping with the loss of a person important to them. This course is designed for staff in educational settings to gain an understanding of grief, the bereavement process and how to support those affected.

What is covered in this course?

  • What grief & bereavement is;
  • The theories of grief and loss;
  • How grief and bereavement may affect a child;
  • Supporting a child/children experiencing grief;
  • Supporting bereavement in an educational setting;
  • Supporting children through major critical incidents;
  • Recognising cultural and religious beliefs.

Our training is applicable to the following educational settings: Primary Schools, Primary Academies, Secondary Schools, Secondary Academies, Private Nurseries, Maintained Nurseries, Public Schools, Free Schools, Pupil Referral Units, and SEND Schools.

To fulfil the latest HM Government statutory guidance, training is advised for the following roles:

  • All existing staff – Teachers, LSAs, HLTAs, TAs, Support Staff
  • All new recruits in roles named above as part of the induction process
  • Named governors / trustees for safeguarding & child protection
  • Volunteers

The Admin dashboard

Our system requires no complicated setup. From the Admin Dashboard simply copy and send an invitation email to your staff with the login details for your school or academy. Once your staff commence training, all progress, results and CPD certificates are presented in the Admin Dashboard as evidence of training.

The Training site

Staff complete a course via any PC, Mac, Smartphone or Tablet. Each course is made up of an engaging multimedia presentation created using 3D animation, comprehensive course notes and a fully tracked multiple-choice assessment. On completion, staff can view and print their CPD accredited certificate.

All courses are kept up-to-date with any changes in legislation or policy ensuring practice in your school or academy is compliant with current requirements.

Time to complete course

Approximately 1 hour

Course Video duration

25 minutes

CPD points

  • Provides a training audit trail to evidence compliance with statutory requirements on inspection
  • Stores CPD certificates for future access
  • Fully CPD accredited

Includes access to selected Safeguarding Webinars.

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