1. Governor training
It is good practice that all governors, however experienced, attend training to improve their knowledge and effectiveness in their governor role and to keep abreast of developments that may affect their school.
Governors can access a range of training opportunities by accessing the governor training calendar
- Governor training calendar (LA)
Governors are asked to complete the training evaluation form to provide feedback following any council training they attend.
- Training evaluation form
All Oldham governors are required to complete the e-Learning introduction to the Prevent duty, it explains about safeguarding vulnerable people from being radicalised to supporting terrorism or becoming terrorists themselves.
Safeguarding Training Calendar
Governors are advised that as safeguarding is one of their lead responsibility areas, they are required to access safeguarding training.
Oldham Safeguarding Children Partnership (OSCP) offers a programme of multi-agency safeguarding training for professionals working with children, young people, vulnerable adults and their families.
Governors can access the safeguarding training here: