(See below for information about how COVID-19 has impacted our training provision.)
RSN's participatory training sessions will equip you to better support young refugees and asylum seekers to move forward in their education.
When are RSN's next sessions and how can you book?
The next training dates are on Thursday 26th March and Wednesday 25th May 2021 from 10:00-14:00. To book yourself on either of these dates, please fill out this form by clicking here.
Subject to capacity, we may be able to provide in house training virtually during COVID-19. To discuss your bespoke training needs, please contact Katie Barringer (for HE and FE training) or Emily Bowerman (for all other enquiries).
Who is RSN's training for?
Anyone who wants to learn more about educational progression for young refugees and asylum seekers and to improve their own practice in supporting them.
To date, we have run training for teachers, student support workers, careers advisors, social workers, refugee community organisations, police, students, other NGOs, universities and churches. In 2018-19.....
What topics does RSN offer training in?
We regularly deliver the following training sessions to mixed groups of practitioners:
- Further education pathways for young asylum seekers and refugees
- Access to higher education for young asylum seekers and refugees
- Working with young refugees and asylum seekers
We are also able to offer in house training on the above topics, along with bespoke sessions on:
- Pathways through FE and HE for young asylum seekers and refugees
- Mentoring and befriending for young refugees and asylum seekers
- Ways in which faith communities can welcome, engage with and support refugees and asylum seekers
- Education in emergencies
How much does RSN's training cost?
Our regular 3 hour trainings in FE and HE cost £70 per person, or £60 for those from voluntary sector agencies.
Our in house prices are typically £900 for a 3 hour online session for up to 20 people, with lower rates available for voluntary sector groups. However, please get in touch with us to discuss your specific training needs and your available budget.
"It was very refreshing to have a training session which was interactive, well-paced yet still information-heavy - the delivery was fantastic and made it very easy to follow and digest."
(Participant at one of RSN's training sessions)