Teacher Training for primary schools
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Tackling homophobic, biphobic and transphobic bullying & language

Primary school courses

This course gives pastoral, anti-bullying and curriculum leads the knowledge, tools and confidence to train colleagues on tackling homophobic, biphobic and transphobic bullying and celebrating difference, as well as meeting the requirements of the inspection frameworks in England, Scotland and Wales. Participating schools become members of our School Champions programme. The terms and conditions of School Champions Membership can be found here.


Free Stonewall training funded by the Government Equalities Office available for eligible primary schools

Stonewall is working with the Government Equalities Office to offer free bespoke training to eligible primary schools in England. If more than 14% of your pupils are eligible for Free School Meals and you’re based in an eligible area, you could apply for a free training package for your school.

Please note your school is only eligible for this training if you haven’t worked with Stonewall or any other organisations before on LGBT inclusion.

Find out more here - FREE Stonewall Training for English Primary Schools

Course objectives

  • Learn practical techniques to train other staff in your school on how to tackle homophobic, biphobic and transphobic bullying and celebrate difference
  • Practical ways of including different families in the curriculum
  • Gain an overview of the current state of homophobic, biphobic and transphobic bullying and its impact on pupil achievement and school performance
  • Find out how to meet your legal requirements under the Equality Act 2010 and the inspection framework in your country
  • Be inspired by best practice from other schools

Upcoming Stonewall courses

To book onto one of the courses, please click on the BOOK NOW links which will take you to the booking page.



3 April 2019 - London Train the Trainer -  BOOK NOW

4 April 2019 - Birmingham Train the Trainer -  BOOK NOW

26 April 2019 - Liverpool Train the Trainer - BOOK NOW


9 May 2019 - London Train the Trainer - BOOK NOW

17 May 2019 - Oxford Train the Trainer - BOOK NOW

22 May 2019 - Guildford Train the Trainer - BOOK NOW

21 May 2019 - Greater Manchester Train the Trainer -  BOOK NOW

24 May 2019 - Peterborough Train the Trainer - BOOK NOW


12 June 2019 - BirminghamTrain the Trainer - BOOK NOW

21 June 2019 - Derby Train the Trainer - BOOK NOW

28 June 2019 - Newcastle Train the Trainer - BOOK NOW


12 July 2019 - London Train the Trainer -  BOOK NOW


20 September 2019 - London Train the Trainer -  BOOK NOW

26 September 2019 - Leeds Train the Trainer -  BOOK NOW



Very clear and effective statistics and guidance. Without a doubt would recommend the course to others.

Thank you very much - the best course I have ever attended. So engaging, interesting, and supportive!

Both trainers were excellent, great to be in environment with people willing to share ideas

99.9% of participants feel more confident to tackle homophobic bullying in their schools after attending the course

99.9% would recommend Train the Trainer to others

Feedback from 2016-17


Attending a Train the Trainer course gives your school membership of Stonewall’s School Champions programme for a year. This includes ongoing support, resources, guidance and much more.  

Cancellation policy

View the cancellation policy

Get in touch

Courses in England

Email education@stonewall.org.uk or call 020 7593 1850.

Courses in Scotland and the North East

Email education@stonewallscotland.org.uk or call 0131 474 8019.

Courses in Cymru

Email education@stonewallcymru.org.uk or call 029 2023 7744 .