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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 February 2018 - Birmingham Train the Trainer - BOOK NOW

20 February 2018 - Bristol Train the Trainer - BOOK NOW

20 February 2018 - London Train the Trainer - BOOK NOW

22 February 2018 - Plymouth Train the Trainer - BOOK NOW

27 February 2018 - Derby Train the Trainer - BOOK NOW


8 March 2018 - Nottingham Train the Trainer - BOOK NOW

9 March 2018 - Stevenage Train the Trainer - BOOK NOW

13 March 2018 - Manchester Train the Trainer - BOOK NOW

13 March 2018 - Hull Train the Trainer - BOOK NOW

16 March 2018 - West Yorkshire Train the Trainer - BOOK NOW

20 March 2018 - Maidstone Train the Trainer - BOOK NOW

20 March 2018 - Wellingborough Train the Trainer - BOOK NOW

21 March 2018 - Guildford Train the Trainer - BOOK NOW

23 March 2018 - West Yorkshire Train the Trainer (SEND/PRU/AP specific) - BOOK NOW

26 March 2018 - London Train the Trainer - BOOK NOW


18 April 2018 - Birmingham Train the Trainer - BOOK NOW

20 April 2018 - Bristol Train the Trainer - BOOK NOW

27 April 2018 - Manchester Train the Trainer - BOOK NOW


16 May 2018 - Cockermouth Train the Trainer - BOOK NOW


13 June 2018 - Guildford Train the Trainer - BOOK NOW

14 June 2018 - Warrington Train the Trainer - BOOK NOW


3 July 2018 - Manchester Train the Trainer - BOOK NOW

11 July 2018 - Wellingborough 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.