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2016-17 Handbooks

Adoption Handbook
Carers Handbook
Designated Teacher Handbook
Early Years Handbook
Social Worker Handbook

‘2016-17 Post 16 Handbook Coming Soon’

2015-16 Handbooks

Post 16 Handbook

Virtual School Training



Target Audience




Training for New Designated Teachers

Designated Teachers

Thursday 21 September 2017

09:30 – 12:00

Hertfordshire Development Centre

Designated Teacher Training Conference

Designated Teachers

Thursday 12 October 2017

08:30 – 16:30

Hertfordshire Development Centre

Step up to Key Stage 4 for Foster Workers

Supervising Social Workers and Foster Carers

Wednesday 18 October 2017

10:00 – 12:30

Rainbow House

Thursday 19 October 2017

10:00 - 12:30

Hertfordshire Development Centre

Keeping the pace in Key Stage 3

Supervising Social Workers and Foster Carers

Thursday 2 November 2017

10:00 – 12:30

Hertfordshire Development Centre

Designated Teacher Briefing

Designated Teachers

Monday 6 November 2017

16:15 – 17:45

Bayfordbury Observatory, Hertford

Tuesday 7 November 2017

8:30 - 10:00

Lonsdale School, Stevenage

Tuesday 7 November 2017

16:15 – 17:45

St Rose’s School, Hemel Hempstead

For more information and to register your interest please email

Training Course Materials

Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders Professional Development
FASD Education Champion Application
FASD in Education Champions Letter
FASD for Designated Teachers
Designated Teachers
Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder

iLearn – A Training Opportunity for Designated Teachers in Schools

The elearning module for Designated Teachers has been revised and updated for the academic year 2015/16. This module provides essential information for both colleagues who are new to the role, and for those who wish to update their knowledge and understanding.

To access the module, you will need an iLearn+ account. If you do not have one, please fill out the form found on the iLearn+ login page and send it to

Once you have logged in with your username and password, the eLearning is accessible from the following link:

All the instructions needed to complete the module properly are in the module on the main menu.

If you have any problems, please email