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Tackling Homophobic, Biphobic and Transphobic Bullying & Language - Secondary

Stonewall delivers training to teachers through Train the Trainer courses. These courses give pastoral, anti-bullying and PSHE leads in schools the knowledge, tools and confidence to train colleagues on tackling homophobic, biphobic and transphobic bullying.

It also helps them to understand how to support lesbian, gay, bi and trans young people, as well as meeting the requirements of the new Ofsted inspection framework. Participating schools become members of Stonewall’s School Champions programme

Course objectives

  • Learn practical techniques to train other staff in your school on how to tackle homophobic, biphobic and transphobic bullying, and celebrate difference.
  • Practical ways to support lesbian, gay, bi and trans young people.
  • Gain an overview of the current state of homophobic, biphobic and transphobic bullying and its impact on pupil achievement and school performance.
  • Find out how to meet your Ofsted and legal requirements under the Equality Act 2010.
  • Be inspired by best practice from other schools.

Upcoming Stonewall courses

Stonewall Train the Trainer courses are delivered Stonewall and by our Training Partners, organisations we’ve selected and trained. Courses are held around the country throughout the academic year and last one day.

To book onto one of the courses, please click on the BOOK NOW links which will take you to the booking page.



15 November 2018 - London Train the Trainer - FULLY BOOKED

28 November 2018 - Leicester Train the Trainer - BOOK NOW



5 December 2018 - Bristol Train the Trainer - BOOK NOW

14 December 2018 - Birmingham Train the Trainer - BOOK NOW



16 January 2019 - London Train the Trainer - BOOK NOW

30 January 2019 - Newcastle Train the Trainer - BOOK NOW



1 February 2019 - Manchester Train the Trainer - BOOK NOW

6 February 2019 - Exeter Train the Trainer - BOOK NOW



6 March 2019 - Portsmouth Train the Trainer - BOOK NOW

13 March 2019 - Bristol Train the Trainer - BOOK NOW

20 March 2019 - Sheffield Train the Trainer - BOOK NOW

27  March 2019 - Cambridge Train the Trainer - BOOK NOW

28  March 2019 - London Train the Trainer - BOOK NOW



3 April 2019 - London Train the Trainer - BOOK NOW

4 April 2019 - Birmingham Train the Trainer - BOOK NOW



4 July 2019 - Manchester Train the Trainer - BOOK NOW



Very clear and effective statistics and guidance. Without a doubt would recommend the course to others.

Thank you very much - the best course I have ever attended. So engaging, interesting, and supportive!

Both trainers were excellent, great to be in environment with people willing to share ideas


99.9% of participants feel more confident to tackle homophobic bullying in their schools after attending the course

99.9% would recommend Train the Trainer to others.

Feedback from 2016-17


Attending a Train the Trainer course gives your school membership of Stonewall’s School Champions programme for a year. This includes ongoing support, resources, guidance and much more

Get in touch

If you have any questions or would like to discuss anything further, please contact education@stonewall.org.uk or call 020 7593 1850.