Online CPD: Engaging with parents: working together for effective PSHE education (primary)

This interactive online course will explore schools’ statutory duties to consult with parents, best practice for sharing resources, and tools and strategies that work for your parent community.

Engagin with Parents primary
This online course will help build confidence for schools engaging with parents about their PSHE curriculum.
Jenny Fox
Subject Specialist

Course description

Do you want help engaging and communicating with parents about your PSHE education curriculum? Do you need practical support on responding to parent concerns about PSHE/RSHE? Are you looking for confidence in managing parental requests to withdraw pupils from elements of the curriculum? Then our new online course is exactly what you need.

You will also explore schools’ statutory duties to consult with parents, understand best practice when it comes to sharing resources, and gain tools and strategies that work for you and your parent community.

The best PSHE education is a partnership between parents and schools. This lively, interactive CPD will ensure this partnership is as effective as it can be.


This course includes

  • 3 hours of high quality, interactive training led by members of our Subject Specialist team, the leading national experts in PSHE education
  • Recommended post-course reading to follow up after the session
  • A wealth of useful ideas, resources and materials to effectively engage your parent community in the PSHE curriculum


Dates available: 17 January 2024, 6 March 2024

Time: 09:30-12:30

Price: £195

Availability: PSHE Association members only

Payment method: We encourage members to pay by card however if this is not possible an invoice can be requested when booking. 

Frequently asked questions
  • Click the 'book now' button at the top of this page to proceed to the booking process, where you'll be asked to enter your card details.

    Our events are available exclusively to members, so you'll need to login to your account first. If you're not a member, you can sign up here.

  • Yes, if you're part of a school membership, you can book a CPD or twilight session on behalf of someone else.

    Click the 'book now' button and you will see a dropdown list featuring all your colleagues associated with your membership. Select the right person and continue booking as usual.

  • We'll send you an email with all the details you need to join the session a few days prior to the event date. 

  • Our training is designed to complement and enhance our member resources and support, to help you and your school make the most of membership.

    Membership also ensures you can access support after the training if you need it, to help you meet the specific needs of your school.

  • Yes! Check out our group training page where we offer three different packages.

    Find out more information about each option and then send us an enquiry form, and our team will get back to you to discuss in more detail.

    We can also offer significant discounts on PSHE Association membership for groups with multiple schools.