Bespoke Courses

The Institute offers short courses in specialist areas of systemic practice.

These courses are structured following consultation and planning with the agency and are designed to meet the needs of the agency and staff group.

Key information

  • Tailored to your needs
  • Any level of the organisation from beginner to senior managers

The Institute works with commissioners to design and implement courses that are structured to meet the specific needs of your team or organisation.

This may range from 2 or 3 day courses to introduce how you might use systemic practice in your workplace, to more detailed courses aimed at your specific client group.

Recently we have provided:
A four day training for a voluntary agency working with families at risk to introduce systemic skills and target the application of these to their client groups.

A 15 day foundation level training (in line with AFT guidelines) for a children’s residential organisation to give a solid systemic foundation to their work with teenagers involved in gangs, child sexual exploitation and sexually harmful behaviour.

A series of 2 day workshops for a local authority to introduce systemic concepts and practices across their entire workforce.

A foundation level training for a national organisation working with couples to embed systemic practice in their work focusing on conflict resolution in the couples and families with whom they work.

A number of 5 day management training days in local authorities across the country. Many 5 day courses for newly qualified social workers to take systemic practice into the field.

Targeting specific areas of practice in:

  • Social Care
  • NHS
  • Education
  • Voluntary agencies