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Training for parents/carers

Following feedback we now provide a monthly round up of all training available for SEND parents in Bedford Borough.

Round up of Training available in November

To book training for 

Carers in Beds - visit their what's on calendar by click here then click on the date and time 

Bedford Borough Parent Carer Forum

Friday 9th December 2022 10am-12pm -


Early Help - Managing Fighting and Aggression for Parents/Carers of Children aged 3 to 12 year old

Monday 19th December 2022 1pm-3pm


Early Help - Dealing with Disobedience for Parent/Carers of Children aged 3 to 12 year old

- Visit their event page on their website by clicking here 

Autism Bedfordshire - Visit their training page by clicking here

Early Help Triple P Training - Email please make the subject the date time and title of the course 

Bedfordshire and Luton Recovery College Autumn Sept to Dec

The 2022 Autumn (September - December) Prospectus is out now.

Click to download here: The latest prospectus.

Click to download the summary version here.

BLMK SEND eLearning for Parents and Practitioners

Bedford Borough Council and Bedford Borough Parent Carer Forum have worked with partners from across Bedfordshire, Luton and Milton Keynes to coproduce a set of 3 eLearning modules where you can learn more about SEND and the Childrens and Families Act 2014.

You can access the training through clicking here . You will need to register as a new user to be able to access the training. For many of the registration questions parents can simply answer N/A.

The below video gives an introduction to what to expect from this eLearning



ONLINE Council for Disabled Children level 1 and 2 SEND basic awareness training (Certificate available)

The Council for Disabiled Children is delighted to announce the launch of their SEND Basic Awareness e-learning course. This freely available, self-guided e-learningwill improve people  knowledge and understanding of:

  • the Children and Families Act,
  • the SEND Code of Practice,
  • the Local Offer,
  • the graduated approach

Level 1 link -  Level 1: SEND Basic Awareness | Council for Disabled Children

Level 2 link - Level 2: SEND Basic Awareness | Council for Disabled Children

ONLINE Parent/Carer Module An Introduction to Speech and Language Communication