ELSA Training Autumn 2024


27/09/2024 - 06/12/2024


All Day

ELSA Training Autumn 2024

27th September – 6th December

The Emotional Literacy Support Assistant (ELSA) programme is a six day course delivered by two HCPC registered educational psychologists. It aims to equip teaching assistants (or teachers) with the skills and resources to provide direct individual and small group support to students with social, emotional or mental health difficulties. Follow up group supervision/ support is a compulsory element of the training. The training is suitable for staff working in primary, secondary and special schools..

The comprehensive course covers:

• Emotional literacy/ raising emotional awareness
• Building resilience and self-esteem
• Active listening and communication skills
• Self-regulation and anger management
• Working with puppets
• Social skills
• Friendships skills
• Writing therapeutic and social stories

Cost: £800.00 per person.

The cost includes:

• All course materials and resources
• Copies of Emotional Well-being, an Introductory Handbook and Excellent ELSAs
• Lunch and refreshments
• Top up training and all supervision sessions for the academic year 2024-2025


• 27th September
• 4th October
• 18th October
• 8th November
• 22nd November
• 6th December

Venue: Rivoli Meeting Room, Unit E, 59 Ladywell Road, London SE13 7UT

Booking Form

Places are limited and applications will be accepted on a first come, first served basis.

ELSA Course Booking Terms & Conditions

If you have any questions or for further information, please contact:

Stephen Shillito
0203 441 7727


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Rivoli Meeting Room, London, SE13 7UT

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