Safeguarding – Practical tips to ensure you are compliant

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 If you work with children you will be aware that under current guidelines, organisations who work with children, young people and adults at risk have a duty to safeguard and promote their welfare? In a nutshell, Safeguarding is the policies and practices that schools and Governing Bodies employ to keep children safe and promote their well-being. This covers … Read More…

New partnership with local business Drama Tots

Staff from fabulous, locally based, national franchise  business Drama Tots enjoyed a day in the sun recently at their inaugural franchisee conference. Staff from the companies many franchises joined together for this event and we were delighted to join them for the day as their official training provider. Drama Tots was founded in Coventry by … Read More…

Why choose The Midlands Training Company to provide your Positive Conflict management training.

Why should we choose you for our training? It’s a really good question. Delivering training professionally is really, really important and finding the right provider to work with is key. In the field of positive conflict management within schools it is so very important.   If handled ineffectively, conflict can quickly escalate, even to physical and emotional … Read More…

Positive handling training in schools

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“All members of school staff have a legal power to use reasonable force” DfE 2013 According to the Department for Education reasonable force can be used to prevent pupils from hurting themselves or others, from damaging property, or from causing disorder. Within  a school, force is used for two main purposes – to control pupils or … Read More…

When the Coventry Blaze came to train!

Earlier this week some of the Coventry Blaze players and wives came to join our paediatric first aid training session. Head Coach Danny Stewart, Captain Jordan Pietrus and players Brett Robinson and Ryan Dingle were joined by their wives and partners to learn some very important, life saving, skills. Everyone attending the course have very … Read More…

Mental health in schools

On an almost daily basis at the moment we are reading about mental health concerns. Worryingly, included in this group of people written about, are young children. With this also being anti-bullying week it seemed a poignant time to talk about this. But surely children are too young to suffer from any sort of mental … Read More…