Workforce Development Programme

During COVID  

All group based training has been suspended, but in the meantime, there are a number of FREE on-line opportunities:

And BCP and Partners have published their 'Training Offer for Schools'

Early Help Workforce Development Programme

'Developing Core Skills & Knowledge to Improve Outcomes for Children, Young People and their Families'

Below is the full selection of subsidised training opportunities for practitioners. Select the title for further information and the link to book a place.  

These training opportunities are available for ALL Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole practitioners at the subsidised rate, who work with children, young people and their families: Including Private, Voluntary and Independent sector, Schools, Health and Local Authority staff. 

Follow this link to see all courses currently available to book with the Early Help Workforce Development Programme.

Any issues with bookings or using CPD, please contact 


Courses currently in the Early Help Portfolio are:  

Most of this training is delivered at EYCPD which can be difficult to find on your first visit, please see: Getting to EYCPD.

A multi-agency Workforce Development group meet termly to monitor, promote, identify and commission future training courses and workshops. 

If you want to feedback on current courses or future training needs, please contact


Further Training Opportunities: