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Refresher training - Bookbug Session Leader

This course is designed to support existing leaders to improve their Bookbug Sessions, increase parent and child participation and encourage a welcoming atmosphere where everyone can participate. This is also an opportunity for delegates to share their ideas and best practice with leaders from other local areas.

Course Aims and Objectives

This course will:

Course Details

Course Length: 2 hours Cost: Funded at no cost for participants.

Eligibility Criteria

Delegates must have already attended Bookbug Session Leader training, delivered either by a Scottish Book Trust trainer or by a locally trained professional. If you are unsure if you have attended Bookbug Session Leader training, please get in touch with us and we will check our records.

Upcoming online training sessions

Due to the ongoing situation with COVID-19, Scottish Book Trust have postponed all face to face training sessions and are not planning to arrange any new training dates at the moment, however we have adapted Bookbug Session Leader Refresher Training to to be delivered online as part of an interactive webinar, limited to only 12 people on each webinar. Anyone who meets the eligibility criteria is welcome to register for any of these training sessions. To book a space, simply click register now and you will then be taken to Eventbrite to finalise your booking.

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Technical requirements

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Please note, in order to make best use of our funding, we are only able to offer a very limited number of in-house training sessions for specific groups of professionals, in certain geographical locations. We would strongly encourage organisations who would like their staff to be trained to apply for places in one of our open training sessions.

If you would like further information or to request an in-house training session, please contact us on bookbug@scottishbooktrust.com(this will open in a new window) or 0131 524 0179.