Top-Up Training: Bookbug for the Home

About the Training

This course offers support to practitioners who are already using the Bookbug for the Home approach with families. This course will develop the skills and knowledge from delegates’ initial Bookbug for the Home training.

Course Aims and Objectives

The variety of activities and information included in this course are designed to…

  • Update Bookbug for the Home practitioners on the Bookbug Programme including recent evaluation findings
  • Refresh practitioners practice with new song, rhyme and book suggestions to help support attachment and attunement
  • Support delegates engaging reluctant families
  • Introduce book-sharing techniques to support children’s language development

Course Details

Course Length:  2 hours
Cost: Free
Delegate Numbers: 8 to 15 people

Eligibility Criteria

Delegates must have previously completed Bookbug for the Home training. Most Bookbug for the Home practitioners are working with families on a one-to-one basis or in small groups. If you are unsure if you have attended Bookbug for the Home training or a different Bookbug course, please get in touch with us before signing up to the course and we will check our records.

Attending or Arranging a Training Session

Individuals - fill out the form on our main training page and ask to be added to our alert list for the course you are interested in. We will email you when a training course is available in your area. If you are not sure you are eligible for any of them, please drop us an email or give us a call.

Groups - if you have a number of people eligible for a particular training course we may be able to organise an in-house session. Fill out the form on our main training page to request an in-house session. Please see above for the delegate number limitations.

Click here to view the rest of our Bookbug training courses. For anything else related to Bookbug training please get in touch with us on 0131 524 0179 or