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.

DateLocationTypeCourse IDPlacesCost 
10/06/2019 - 25/06/2019 Development Education Centre (South Yorkshire)
Scotia Works
Sheffield
S1 4SE
Independent Open Level 140313
Normal
£300.00
Book
13/06/2019 - 14/06/2019 Resource for London
356 Holloway Road
London
N7 6PA
SAPERE Open Level 116710
Going for Gold
£200.00
Normal
£300.00
Book
14/06/2019 - 21/06/2019 Toxteth Annexe Conference Centre
Aigburth Road
Liverpool
L17 7BN
Independent Open Level 135915
Normal
£300.00
Book
14/06/2019 - 12/07/2019 Haselworth Primary School
Stone Lane
Gosport
Hampshire PO12 1SQ
Independent Open Level 1161310
Normal
£200.00
Book
24/06/2019 - 25/06/2019 Kelvinside Academy
1 Kirklee Gardens
Glasgow
G12 0SW
Independent Open Level 1150913
Normal
£210.00
Book
04/07/2019 - 05/07/2019 Resource for London
356 Holloway Road
London
N7 6PA
SAPERE Open Level 117316
Going for Gold
£200.00
Normal
£300.00
Book
08/07/2019 - 09/07/2019 Gallions Primary School
Warwall
Newham
London E6 6WG
Independent Open Level 13746
Normal
£300.00
Book
19/09/2019 - 20/09/2019 Resource for London
356 Holloway Road
London
N7 6PA
SAPERE Open Level 1135820
Going for Gold
£200.00
Normal
£300.00
Book
02/10/2019 - 09/10/2019 Manley Park Primary School
College Road
MANCHESTER
M16 0AA
Independent Open Level 1164722
Normal
£300.00
Book
07/11/2019 - 08/11/2019 Resource for London
356 Holloway Road
London
N7 6PA
SAPERE Open Level 1136122
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 1136422
Going for Gold
£200.00
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 1160221
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