Starting RRSA: Part 1

Get Rights Respecting work off to the best start in your school

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This course is an introduction the Award and to the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child.

If your school has recently registered for the Award then you will find this course is particularly well suited to your needs. The aim of this course is to arm you with strategies to involve and inform all members of your school community and work quickly and effectively towards the first stage of the Award, Bronze: Rights Committed.

Objectives of the day:

  1. To know and understand the context and status of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child
  2. To be empowered to talk about and promote rights with adults and children
  3. To understand the process of becoming a Rights Respecting School
  4. To identify initial actions to get your school to the first stage of the Award, Bronze: Rights Committed

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.

London

Dates:
21 March 2018

6 June 2018

2 October 2018

Central Region

For information about training sessions in the Central region please contact rrsa@unicef.org.uk.

North East of England

Date: 2 May 2018

Location: York

North West of England

Manchester

7 March 2018

3 October 2018

Chester

27 June 2018

 

Northern Ireland

Belfast

4 October 2018

Please book your place by contacting  Janine Mallon Email: Janine.mallon@eani.org.uk

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  davidm@unicef.org.uk.

Scotland

Stirling

19 September 2018

For information about training sessions in Scotland  please contact Gerry McMurtrie, Senior Professional Adviser, at  gerrym@unicef.org.uk.

 

South West of England

Glastonbury

18 April 2018

17 October 2018

For information about training sessions in the South West Region  please contact Jilly Hillier, Professional Adviser, at jillyh@unicef.org.uk.

Wales

 

For information about training sessions in Wales please contact Sarah Hooke, Professional Adviser, at sarahhoo@unicef.org.uk.

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