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Outside the Box 2-day facilitator training (Birmingham)

23 Apr 2018 Booking

Outside the Box is a personal development programme about relationships and sex for vulnerable young people. It was developed by the Sex Education Forum through funding from Comic Relief to support targeted small group work in a range of educational settings. Outside the Box has been independently evaluated and can be delivered as an accredited course through a number of providers, including QCA.

Outside the Box uses an unique approach to build the knowledge, confidence and self esteem to support positive decision-making around relationships and sex. The programme is flexible and interactive and is particularly suited to young people with low literacy levels. Outside the Box can be used as a preventative tool for young people at higher risk of sexual exploitation, teenage pregnancy or poor sexual health. 

The Outside the Box facilitator training course runs over two-days and is for educators with experience of working with vulnerable young people, who want to develop their knowledge of sex and relationships issues.The training is practical and interactive with opportunities for planning and feedback. 

The course will provide you with:

  • Understanding of best practice in delivering sex and relationships education with vulnerable young people
  • Practice using a range of methods and approaches to engage young people
  • Knowledge of practical strategies for delivering Outside the Box in a relevant setting, including safeguarding considerations
  • Awareness of methods of assessment and how to demonstrate impact 
  • Confidence and skills to facilitate Outside the Box effectively and safely with young people

Cost: £375 for non-members, £350 for members. Ticket price includes hard and digital copies of the resource pack and supporting materials

Participant Feedback: 

‘It was a perfect blend of input and practical learning. Thank you. This has been invaluable’

'A brilliant course that has opened my eyes to the different ways to teach RSE’

‘Fresh approach to the subject. I believe that this is a step forward to sex and relationships education’

‘Fantastic training. Facilitator was brilliant at delivering the course and made me feel comfortable'

'A very useful course delivered in an accessible way by a very informative tutor'


Outside the Box Facilitator Training is CPD certified.