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January online ACCREDITED relationships & sex education training course [SOLD OUT]

Sorry but this event is currently full. We will be listing a new course soon: please email us at info@acet-uk.com to let us know you are interested and we will let you know when we confirm new course dates.
acet UK's comprehensive Esteem relationships and sex education (RSE) training course equips participants to deliver relationships and sex education to young people and can be completed with or without accreditation. The course is 24 hours of teaching time: working online, we split this across 6 days.

This training is open to anyone with an interest in RSE: our network of trained educators work in a variety of fields.

It equips educators to provide up-to-date RSE in line with the 2019 government guidance on relationships, sex and health education and the Children and Social Work Act 2017, allowing you to:

  • Have an opportunity to gain a university-level accreditation in 'teaching relationships and sex education'
  • Support young people in building self-esteem
  • Support young people in developing healthy relationships
  • Develop confidence in talking openly and sensitively about sexual health issues
  • Support young people to develop skills and resilience to deal with the influence and impact of modern technology on relationships and sex (including porn) 
  • Communicate to young people the importance of making healthy life choices about sex
  • Plan and deliver effective, fun and interactive sessions with young people
  • Apply best practice and recommended government policy guidelines

acet UK has over 30 years experience in providing school-based education on relationships and sexual health topics. Our Esteem materials and training have been used in hundreds of schools and last year over 35,000 young people benefited from our materials.  

This training day will be led by Gareth Cheesman.

acet UK's Esteem network director, Gareth was originally trained as a JNC validated youth worker before moving into teaching relationships and sex education. Gareth has a decade of experience teaching relationships and sex education, is an accredited trainer and is currently finishing a Masters in Public Health.

Working with the Open College Network, acet UK can provide trainees on the course with the opportunity to achieve a level 4 accreditation in 'Teaching relationships and sex education'. 

Animated video showing learner logging into the video callWe highly recommend the course is completed with the accreditation as it will help new RSE educators demonstrate their capabilities in the field of RSE, and will also support their professional development. 

Completion of the level 4 accreditation requires learners to complete two small assignments based upon the Esteem training and is subject to a formal assessment. If you would like to know more about the accreditation please email us at info@acet-uk.com or get in contact via the contact form on this website.

The accreditation certificate costs just an extra £75 per person: to access the accreditation element, please select the £350 training fee option when booking on to the course.

The standard £275 training fee includes each participant's first-year membership of the Esteem network and specifically, for the online course, we will post you a package of physical RSE resources to use during the video training. Being a member of the network licenses you to access the core digital Esteem materials, including lesson plans, activities and other teaching resources.

Additional benefits of Esteem network membership include:

  • Discounts on update training events
  • Discounts on Esteem conferences
  • Regular updates about relationships and sex education issues
  • Ongoing support from acet UK staff
  • Early access to newly developed resources

The training days are currently scheduled for the following dates. (Please note that, when adapting the accredited training for an online context, we have changed the delivery structure to 6 shorter days compared to our offline format of delivery of 4 longer days).

  • Tuesday 12th January 2021 (11:00am - 4.00pm)
  • Wednesday 13th January 2021 (11:00am - 4.00pm)
  • Tuesday 19th January 2021 (11:00am - 4.00pm)
  • Wednesday 20th January 2021 (11:00am - 4.00pm)
  • Tuesday 26th January 2021 (11:00am - 4.00pm)
  • Wednesday 27th January 2021 (11:00am - 4.00pm)

If you have any questions, please email us at info@acet-uk.com

We have worked hard to ensure that, during this time of lockdown, the online version of our training in as interactive and effective as our face-to-face courses. However, in recognition that meeting people face to face can be really valuable for learners, once we are back to running training courses in person, we will arrange optional, free, one-day, in-person, update training events for anyone who attended the video conferencing version of our RSE training courses during the COVID-19 lockdown period.

Here is some feedback from the accredited courses we have already run online this year.

The technical requirements for learners to attend include a computer and a webcam, with access to Zoom, or a phone or tablet with the same capability. You can learn more about the Zoom video conferencing software and can sign up to, for free, at https://zoom.us/. If you are a first time user of Zoom, you will have the opportunity to 'have a go' with the software before the course starts with the lead trainer. 

This event is set up to accept credit/debit card or Paypal payments. If you require an invoice for your employer to pay for your place via another payment method, please contact us on info@acet-uk.com.

January 12th, 2021 11:00 AM through January 27th, 2021 4:00 PM
Online Zoom video conference
United Kingdom
Event Fee(s)
Accredited 2020 Training fee per person £ 350.00
Standard 2020 Training fee per person £ 275.00