Training courses

At Matter, we are proud to offer a selection of training courses, tailored to meet the requirements of professionals working with vulnerable children and young adults.

Understanding Child Sexual Exploitation

Child Sexual Exploitation (CSE) is a form of child sexual abuse that occurs when an individual or group take advantage of a child through coercion, grooming, manipulation or deception to get them to engage in sexual activity.

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Positive Behaviour Support Training Level 1

The reduction of the use of restrictive physical interventions is a key feature of today’s behaviour management strategies within children’s services.

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Positive Behaviour Support (PBS Training) Level 2

The reduction of the use of restrictive physical interventions is a key feature of today’s behaviour management strategies within children’s services.

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Compassionately Working with Children in Care: A Therapeutic Approach

It is essential for all children’s services to ensure young people are being treated with compassion and without judgement.

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Therapeutic Communities Training

It is crucial for residential children’s home providers to ensure young people are living in a truly therapeutic environment.

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Reflective Practice Workshop

It is important for all organisations to develop and continuously improve to provide the best possible outcomes for their clients.

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The Pink Project by Sue Matthews

The Pink Project is an innovative training programme designed for practitioners in any field who work with young women in, or at risk of becoming involved in anti social behaviour, offending, gang affiliation and sexual exploitation.

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An introduction to working with Children and Young People who present with Harmful Sexual Behaviour

Research suggests that a third of all cases of sexual abuse in the UK involve children or young people as perpetrators. As the problem is being more frequently identified, more professionals are being called on to work with these young people.

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An introduction to Safeguarding Children and Young People

Safeguarding is about protecting children and young people from harm and neglect. What we know about child abuse relies on children and young people who are identified by Social Care.

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