Workshop Booking Form

Please note that these sessions are the full time indicated e.g If it states 3pm-4pm it will start at 3pm and will finish at 4pm. They will finish no earlier than the time stated. Please only book if you can attend the FULL session. We retain the information kept in this form, as per the Data Protection Policy found on our website here: www.leicesterunion.com/top-navigation/get-involved/training/data-protection-policy

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Workshops

All of our workshops are now complete for Term 1. We have a registration of interest form for sessions commencing in term 2.

Please complete the form to register your interest and we will notify you directly when the workshops have been released in term 2

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For a brief description of each workshop, have a look at the Training section on the Union website.

Public speaking Looks at techniques to help anyone who may be fearful of any form of public speaking.
Working with children The working with children session explores the joys and challenges involved in working with children aged up to 11. We discuss the different graduate career roles, expected pay and training routes into each profession. It is delivered by an experienced teacher who has worked with young people of all ages.
Working with young people The working with young people session explores ups and downs involved in working with young people aged from 11-19. We discuss the different graduate career roles, expected pay and training routes into each profession. It is delivered by an experienced teacher who has worked with young people of all ages.
Stress Management Workshop Due to unforeseen circumstances this workshop has been cancelled. We apologise for any inconvenience caused and hope to provide alternative sessions in 2018.
Mental Health in Sport A Student Minds session that looks at the topic of mental health issues relating to sport.
Art Therapy An introductory look at art therapy. This session explores the benefits it can have on your wellbeing whilst getting you to take part in activities that you can go away and use in the future.
Bystander Intervention Awareness This is an introductory look at the notion of being a bystander to incidents of harassment, violence etc.
Hate crime awareness Provides an overview of hate crimes and what they are, focusing on issues related to the student population. NOW COMPLETE
Keep yourself safe A session that is designed to help you practice techniques in disengagement from would be attackers. This is delivered by an experienced practitioner in this field. We would advice that you wear comfortable clothing for this session.You will be asked to sign a medical disclaimer before participating in this session. NOW COMPLETE Limited spaces available
Mindfulness Introduces the key principles of mindfulness and how we can apply them to every day life.
Safeguarding Identifies different safeguarding themes and how to signpost issues to the correct services
Confidence Skills Work on own perceptions of confidence & developing it through various techniques -This session is FULLY BOOKED, more sessions coming soon
Democratic Procedures Committee Please only select this training if you have been elected to Democratic Proceedures Committee
Event Planning Excellent session for committee members to work on their up and coming events of for students who may be delivering an event either in our out of university.
Grant funding workshop Please only register for one of these workshops if you are a member of a current committee.
Liberation Thought provoking session that discusses barriers to education and different levels of privilege. Excellent session for course representational student leaders. FULLY BOOKED
Organisation & time management - De stress campaign Coming Soon
Look After Your Mate workshop The ‘Look After Your Mate’ campaign, aims to give more students across the UK the knowledge, confidence and skills they need to support their friends at university. NOW FULLY BOOKED
Master risk assessment workshop Please only register for one of these workshops if you are a member of a current committee. Coming soon
Presentation skills Focuses on alternatives to PowerPoint and ensuring that presentations are engaging and inclusive. FULLY BOOKED. More dates to follow
Being Atticus: Comparisons to Black Lives Matter A comparison of To Kill A Mockingbird with Black Lives Matter & contemporary society. An example of how mass media can be used to illicit emotional responses and aid civil rights movements and a discussion on how we can implement similar methods in our lives. NOW COMPLETE
Student Leader Masterclass A session designed to help all student leaders in their role. Works on leadership techniques such as communication and assertiveness.
Your brain & revision - De-stress campaign Coming Soon
BSL - Taster Session Coming Soon
Union Council Training Please only sign up to one of these sessions if you have been successful in the 2017/18 union council elections. NOW COMPLETE
If you have any accessibility requirements please check 'yes', and we will email you for further information For example, wheelchair access, adapted resources, large text or paper format visual aids
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