To access our free online Family Arts training click here.
For details of training events being offered by the Family Arts Campaign and our partners see below:
Safeguarding for Performing Arts Companies
Date: 5th December 2016
10am – 5pm
This course run by our partners the Independent Theatre Council aims to help you identify and understand safeguarding concerns, issues and responsibilities when working with children, young people and vulnerable adults.
By the end of the course you will have explored and have an understanding of:
‘It was useful to think about the subject in more depth and get ideas on how to develop a policy.’ Ellen Chambers
This course is an informal seminar with plenty of opportunity for questions, discussion and learning from fellow-participants’ experiences.
The course is aimed primarily at those that work with and provide performing arts activities and performances for and with children, young people and vulnerable adults.
Roger Lang is an experienced general manager and administrative director who has worked with a number of leading theatre companies, including Oily Cart which works with very young children and children and young people with profound and multiple learning disabilities, and Spare Tyre which creates participatory work with people aged 60 plus, including those with dementia, and learning disabled adults. He also worked for ITC as its Young People’s Theatre Manager.
Book three weeks in advance for our early bird offer of £100+VAT (£120) for ITC members and £160+VAT (£192) for non-members.
The full price of the course is £125+VAT (£150) for ITC members and £175+VAT (£210) for non-members.
Family Arts Conference 2017
Date: 15th March 2017
At St George’s Bristol and Watershed, Bristol
Early Bird tickets available now for just £99 + VAT.
A major cross-artform event exploring age, diversity and inclusion in family arts.
Chief Executive of Arts Council England, Darren Henley will join us to welcome arts professionals from across the UK to learn and share best practice in working with families.
Further programme details to be released soon but highlights will include:
“So many interesting things: hearing about a range of offers for families was very useful.”