P4C Foundation Course Level 1

Start practising P4C with your students

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This two-day course will enable you to start practising P4C with your students straight away. You will learn how to: 

  • Encourage philosophical questioning and dialogue
  • Facilitate a P4C enquiry in your classroom
  • Identify resources to stimulate rich discussions among your students

The Level 1 course:

  • Introduces the theory and practice of P4C
  • Provides tools to develop students’ questioning and thinking skills
  • Connects P4C to the curriculum
  • Demonstrates philosophical enquiry in practice
  • Presents P4C resources and sources of teaching materials

Completion of the course and the facilitation of six P4C sessions will qualify you for a SAPERE P4C Initial Practitioner Certificate.

Browse our current Level 1 courses and book your place here:

NB Going for Gold and schools taking part in the EEF Trial should call the office on 01865 408333 or email us on enquiries@sapere.org.uk to book training.

NB All Level 1 courses listed here are two-day courses. The dates given below show the first and second days of each course, which may not be consecutive. Courses typically run from 09:00 to around 16:00.

DateLocationTypeCourse IDPlacesCost 
02/10/2019 - 09/10/2019 Manley Park Primary School
College Road
MANCHESTER
M16 0AA
Independent Open Level 1164717
Normal
£300.00
Book
10/10/2019 - 17/10/2019 Royal Park Primary School
Riverside Road
Sidcup
Kent DA14 4PX
SAPERE School-Hosted Open Level 1209822
Going for Gold
£200.00
Normal
£300.00
Book
14/10/2019 - 18/11/2019 Northern Junior School
Richmond Rise
Fareham
Hampshire PO16 8DG
SAPERE School-Hosted Open Level 1210122
Going for Gold
£200.00
Normal
£300.00
Book
07/11/2019 - 08/11/2019 Resource for London
356 Holloway Road
London
N7 6PA
SAPERE Open Level 1136117
Going for Gold
£200.00
Normal
£300.00
Book
14/11/2019 - 16/01/2020 Brockholes Nature Reserve
Preston New Road
Preston
Independent Open Level 1174615
Normal
£295.00
Book
16/01/2020 - 17/01/2020 Resource for London
356 Holloway Road
London
N7 6PA
SAPERE Open Level 1136421
Going for Gold
£200.00
Normal
£300.00
Book
28/02/2020 - 06/03/2020 Toxteth Annexe Conference Centre
Aigburth Road
Liverpool
L17 7BN
Independent Open Level 1220722
Normal
£300.00
Book
12/03/2020 - 13/03/2020 Resource for London
356 Holloway Road
London
N7 6PA
SAPERE Open Level 1136722
Going for Gold
£200.00
Normal
£300.00
Book
18/05/2020 - 19/05/2020 Dursley C of E Primary School
Highfields
Dursley
Gloucestershire GL11 4NZ
SAPERE Open Level 1137022
Going for Gold
£200.00
Normal
£300.00
Book
25/06/2020 - 26/06/2020 Churchill Community College, Wallsend, Tyne & Wear
Churchill Street
Wallsend
Tyne and Wear, NE28 7TN
SAPERE Open Level 1160222
Going for Gold
£200.00
Normal
£300.00
Book
30/07/2020 - 31/07/2020 University of York
Heslington
York
North Yorkshire YO10 5DD
SAPERE Open Level 1137322
Going for Gold
£200.00
Normal
£300.00
Book