Trauma Perceptive Practice (TPP) training

Available TPP training and courses.

TPP is the Essex approach to understanding behaviour and supporting emotional wellbeing in children and young people.

To find out more about our TPP training for schools and settings download our Trauma Perceptive Practice (TPP) Information document (PDF, 796KB).

For Essex schools and settings

All bookings must be made using the Education Essex Online Booking System, where you can self-select dates, times and locations that best suit your needs, giving you more control over your training plan. Dates will be added regularly so please check back if needed.

For support with booking, please contact 

For all other TPP queries, please contact 

TPP Self-assessment tools (for use as part of Element 1): 

For non-Essex schools and settings

TPP is also available for independent and private schools/settings, alternative provisions and those from outside of Essex.

To explore the options available, please contact to express an interest and tell us about your setting. 

For families

This training is invitation-only for schools and settings that’ve delivered all 9 elements of our TPP schools and settings training to their whole staff.

This training helps schools and settings share what they’ve learnt about TPP with families.

To explore this training option, TPP leads need to contact to explore this training option.

For early career teachers (ETCs)

To find out more about our TPP training for ECTS and teacher training, the teaching school hub needs to contact

For Essex providers and partners

A free TPP course aimed at community-based providers working in Essex who support schools and settings, children and young people and families.

This training is an opportunity for Essex providers and partners to learn more about TPP and consider how they can adopt and support TPP values in their work.

You must book and enrol in all 3 sessions within a term to get certificates of attendance and the training slides.

This training is not for schools and settings.

Summer term 2024 dates

Session 1: Tuesday 18 June 2024 - 1pm to 2:30pm

Session 2: Tuesday 25 June 2024 - 1pm to 2:30pm

Session 3: Tuesday 2 July 2024 - 1pm to 2:30pm

To find out more about our TPP training course for providers and partners and to book use one of the following links: