"Feelings Focused" Training
Delivered By Care Experienced Adults

Described as "a catalyst for change" by the Department of Education.

We help adults understand and relate to young people by sharing our stories and care experience. By providing an insight into children’s views, concerns and feelings of their own lives in care.
Take our courses and make a connection again.

Workshops / In Person

Inspirational, informative and energising half day and full day workshops and courses for foster carers and staff. Designed to recharge and promote a new perspective of care, opening a deeper level of understanding.

Online Courses

The opportunity for foster parents and staff to gain more meaningful insights, with units, assignments & certificates. Whilst unlocking further resources as they progress.

Virtual Training

Carers & staff from multiple regions can join virtual classrooms via ZOOM or Microsoft Teams. Offering flexibility, inclusivity and convenience in an interactive environment.

experts by experience

Section 31 Training offers unique care experienced training delivered by adults who have grown up in the UK care system. This insight provides an in depth look at what it is like to live with trauma and deal with the day to day highs and lows of life in care.

Gain an insight with lived experience

Access courses created and delivered by care experienced trainers who have grown up in the UK care system providing a unique perspective of life in care

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A ‘must have’ for all foster carers, social workers, educators and decision makers.
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    Lory Godfrey

    Foster Carer - Aim High Fostering
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    Sophie Carey

    Student - Folkestone College
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    Kylie Stacey

    Flourish Fostering


Track Progress

See your progress in all courses in which you are enrolled.

Virtual Follow Ups

Follow up online training with Zoom feedback / Q&A sessions with course facilitators

Community Builder

Create private or public groups to easily chat with members and colleagues, give updates, discuss in groups and forums.

Mobile Optimised

Whether you wish to progress through courses on a laptop , tablet or mobile phone our platform is optimised to ensure the best learning experience.

Order & Gift Courses

Buy courses for yourself or gift courses to others using our "gift course" feature.

Notes & Discussion

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"I felt it took me on an emotional journey and made me self-reflect on what I do and say and the importance of my role."
foster parent

Top organisations choose Section 31 Training to build in-demand fostering skills

About Us

We want to stop children being moved from home to home by standing as an advocate for the “naughty kids” and promote a new perspective of care and give a new, deeper level of understanding.

Great Dunmow, Essex, UK

+44 (0) 1371 513 038