Protective Behaviours is an internationally recognised approach to building emotional literacy and resilience in children, young people and adults. It is a pragmatic approach to personal safety awareness encouraging empowerment and teaching strategies to counter abusive behaviour. The training will develop helpful exercises and approaches to be used widely in work with all children, young people and vulnerable adults.

Protective Behaviours Foundation Course

An accredited 2-day course giving participants a foundation level certificate from the Protective Behaviours Consortium.

£250 per participant.

Next courses

  • 25/26 March 2020 at The Venue, Oxford
  • 6/7 July in Reading, venue TBC

“Flexible training, very practical and not death by powerpoint” (Secondary teacher)

“Protective Behaviours is widely applicable, understandable & relevant for all. I will implement it for myself & others (Youth counsellor)

“One of the best training courses I have been on” (Headteacher, early years)

“The trainer made everything so relevant to my role in working with young people” (Early help practitioner)

Protective Behaviours Intermediate (Champions) Course

For those wishing to take a lead-role as a PB Champion within their organisation, embedding the PB process at practical and strategic level. This 3-day accredited course is for those who have completed the foundation level accreditation.

£500 per participant

Next course

  • 29/30 April & 1 May at The Venue, Oxford


For more information and to register for a course please visit the Training page on the SAFE! website.