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Behaviour Management with Young People in the Arts & Cultural Sector

22 February @ 10:00 - 1 March @ 12:30

£48 – £80

This is essential training for anyone working directly with young people. Undertaking practical workshops and activities requires a broad understanding of youth culture and the issues surrounding young people’s lives. There are added pressures of working directly with young people at risk, one of which is having the skills, knowledge and experience to be able to support behaviour effectively and responsively. This course will discuss behaviour strategies, health and safety issues and risk assessment. You will also look at ways of promoting a style of engagement with young people that supports their wellbeing and individual needs, and helps them to succeed and achieve.

This training day will be split into two sessions:

Monday 22nd February 10am – 12:30pm

Monday 1st March 10am – 12.30pm

Training will run using Zoom video conferencing. Full joining information will be sent once we have received your booking. You do not need a Zoom account in order to take part in this training, but you will need access to a computer or smartphone that has video capabilities.

Ideal if:

You work directly with children and young people in the arts and cultural sectors.

You will gain:

A better understanding of behavioural issues, potential causes and the best ways to respond to them

Strategies to transform challenging behaviour into positive outcomes

Flexible and responsive approaches to use in your own work with young people

Share personal concerns and previous experiences in a supportive environment as you learn new ways to overcome future challenges


Lesley Wood is a freelance creative and educational professional with more than 20 years’ in depth experience of working across the creative, heritage, education and cultural sectors. She works with organisations of all sizes and across all sectors measuring impact & providing support on strategic development.

Course cost:

Full price: £80 per person

Bursary price: £48

We are pleased to offer a limited number of bursary places for this course, priced at £48 per person.

For advice and information please contact our Professional Development team via training@artswork.org.uk




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