Achieving Silver

Taking your rights respecting practice to the next stage

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Explore ways of developing an ethos of mutual respect for rights through rights-based agreements, consider participation rights, and discover practical ways to meet the RRSA standards to be ready for your Silver: Rights Aware accreditation.

Achieving Silver courses builds on the work done in Part 1. This course is designed for RRSA leaders from schools who have started their journey towards the second stage of the Rights Respecting Schools Award, Silver: Rights Aware, and are familiar with the RRSA. Your school will have ideally achieved the first stage of the Award, Bronze: Rights Committed.

Objectives of the day:

  1. Deepen your understanding of the ethos of a Rights Respecting School
  2. Review and develop your plans
  3. Develop your knowledge and understanding of global citizenship and sustainable development
  4. Prepare for the next steps towards Silver

How to book

Course duration: 1 day (usually 10am to 4pm)
Cost: £170 per day per person. This includes refreshment, lunch and all course materials

The course runs across the year at several locations in the UK.

Find out when the next course is taking place in your region and book below.



13 June 2018

20 November 2018

Central Region

For information about training sessions in Central region please email

North East of England


17 October 2018

North West of England


18 October 2018


 11 July 2018

Northern Ireland

Date: 10 January 2019
Location: Fortwilliam Educational Resource Centre, 72 Fortwilliam Park, Belfast. BT15 4AS

All schools in Northern Ireland can attend training at Fortwilliam Resource Centre, 72 Fortwilliam Park, Belfast BT15 4AR. (Room G22)

Lunch is not provided. Please bring your own.

Schools register for all insets with the host Educational Region.

For information about training sessions in Northern Ireland, please contact David McGimpsey, Professional Adviser, at




10 October 2018

For information about training sessions in Scotland, please contact Gerry McMurtrie; email

South West of England


21 November 2018



For information about training sessions in Wales, please contact Sarah Hooke; email

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