Leeds GATE

Working to improve the quality of life for Gypsies and Travellers

0113 240 2444

Crown Point House,
167-169 Cross Green Lane,
Leeds LS9 0BD

Training

Claire GrahamLeeds GATE is able to provide training for service providers who work with people from the Gypsy and Traveller communities.

Why use Leeds GATE for your training needs?

  • Our trainers come from a well-established project and have years of experience working with the Gypsy and Traveller communities
  • We have delivered training to workers from a number of backgrounds including the Police, Social Care, Health, Sports and multi- agency groups
  • We hold specialist knowledge on health, domestic violence and child protection
  • We ensure that members of the Gypsy and  Traveller communities are included in the development and delivery of our training programmes

What type of training can Leeds GATE provide?

  • We offer full day and half day cultural awareness training to organisations (we can either come to your venue or arrange a venue in Leeds)
  • Specialist solution focussed training in conflict resolution, multi-agency working, tackling domestic violence and health issues
  • Participating in seminars and conferences
  • Community consultation and scoping exercises

Feedback received from training participants

'Both trainers were excellent and had an easy and accessible style. It was very interesting hearing Eileen's experiences as a Traveller'. 

'The training gave me a true insight into the Gypsy and Traveller communities and dispelled the stereotypes that we are given by the media'.

'Real examples used, not just a Powerpoint presentation'

If you would like to discuss a tailored training package and to request a quote please contact Sharon Hague by email (sharon@leedsgate.co.uk) or phone 0113 240 2444.

Continuing Professional Development Expert Learning Days

Our advanced expert learning day training is offered in partnership with Central Conferencing Consultants  who are able to award Continuing Professional Development points, adding value for participants.  Participants of expert learning days build on their existing knowledge or experience to 'drill down' into solutions to specific issues, sharing their learning experiences with professionals and decision makers from across the region.  Information on up coming expert learning days are posted on our events page.  

Upcoming Leeds GATE Events

Please check the Events page for information about upcoming events.