Social Pedagogy training

Social pedagogy is an approach to learning and development that has a humanist and holistic foundation.

This course is designed to introduce the learner to some of the key aspects and theoretical models of social pedagogy and offer an opportunity for reflection on the ways of supporting looked after children and young people to develop to their full potential.

Access this course as part of the following online course package(s):

This course will cover:
  • An Overview of Social Pedagogy
  • The key aims of social pedagogy and how it can benefit Foster Carers and the children and young people in their care
  • How to use key social and pedagogic tools and models in your everyday interactions
This Social Pedagogy course has been designed specifically for people who want to know more about this approach to learning and development.Whilst it provides focus for people working in Children's Services, it will also be useful to a wider audience of people who would like to know more about the key aspects of social pedagogy.We can deliver this course either: online, as a webinar, or as a face-to-face programme. If you have your own LMS and would like this course as a SCORM file, please get in touch.
The online version of this course will take 3 hours to complete. The webinar versions are usually 2-3 hours long and face to face delivery will usually be around 4-5 hours.

You can access this course in three ways, as an online course, as a webinar, or with face-to-face delivery.

Online courses come as part of a course bundle with unlimited access for one simple subscription.

Choose your desired delivery method from the boxes below.

Social Pedagogy eLearning course - Grey Matter Learning

Aims of the Social Pedagogy course

By the end of the training, you will:

  • Understand the key aims of Social Pedagogy
  • Know how to incorporate the key aims and models into your interactions with the children and young people in your care
  • Understand the key tools, including Common third, Four F’s and The Diamond Model

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Additional course information

Here are example screenshots of our interactive learning in action. If you would like to see more of the course features before you subscribe, feel free to book a demo with the team, who would be delighted to show you how our online courses help support meaningful training.