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Upcoming Bookbug training and webinars

Scottish Book Trust offers funded training courses to support early years professionals and volunteers to make sure that stories, songs and rhymes are part of every baby and young child’s life.

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Our highly rated training is a blend of practical activities, group discussions and up-to-date research and policy information, with a fun and relaxed approach.

All Bookbug training is funded and offered at no cost to the delegate. Please ensure you meet the eligibility criteria before registering for a course.

Previous webinar recordings

Recordings of some of our previous webinars are available to watch now on demand.

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Online Training: Bookbug for the Home training

This online training session is for professionals or volunteers working with families who would benefit from extra support with song, rhyme and book sharing.

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Online Training: Bookbug for the Home refresher training

This online training session offers support to practitioners who are already using the Bookbug for the Home approach with families.

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Online Training: Bookbug Session Leader refresher training

This refresher training session offers support to existing leaders to improve their Bookbug Sessions.

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Webinar: Gifting the Bookbug Baby and Toddler Bags for Health Visiting Teams

This one hour webinar will support members of health visiting teams and others to gift the Bookbug Baby and Toddler bags to families.

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Webinar: Exploring the outdoor world through songs, rhymes and stories (cancelled)

Tuesday 16 March 2021

Due to circumstances outside our control, we are postponing this webinar until the Autumn term. We are sorry for the inconvenience. Please register for our 'Working with Bookbug' newsletter(this will open in a new window) to find out the rescheduled date and please look out for some outdoor themed resources coming soon.

Webinar: Gifting the Bookbug Explorer Bag

This webinar is for staff from nurseries, early years settings or libraries who are involved in gifting the Explorer Bags.

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Face to face training

Due to the ongoing situation with the Coronavirus pandemic, Scottish Book Trust is not running any face to face training at the moment. Please read Scottish Book Trust's statement for more information.

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For more information please contact us at bookbugtraining@scottishbooktrust.com(this will open in a new window) or 0131 524 0179.