Admissions & Consultancy on Changes of Criteria Training

For new Headteachers/Chairs of Governors with no experience of Admissions and  schools who wish to change their admissions criteria

Introduction to Admissions

Friday 22nd September 2017  10.00am – 12noon ( refreshments from 9.30am)

Venue: Diocesan Offices, Clayton House, Blackburn BB1 2QE

Cost: £45 per school (for up to three delegates) for schools who pay into the Blackburn Diocesan Family of Schools SLA . £90 for all other

Managing and administering the admissions process is one of the most important roles of a Governing Board in Voluntary Aided Schools.  The Admissions Process is a two-year process that starts early in the Autumn Term and can be a complex and time-consuming activity.  This course is for Heads and Chairs of Governors who are not familiar with the Admissions Process, or who want to consult on changes to Admissions Criteria, or those who want a refresh on the whole area of Admissions.

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BDBE Governors Conference

For all Governors in Blackburn Diocesan Schools

Details of our 2018 Conference coming soon.


Appeals Panel Training

For Chairs of Governors, Admission Committee Members, Headteachers & Appeal Panellists


Several training events will happen throughout the year, please keep an eye on this space for more information when it arrives.


Governors Preparing For Inspections in a Church School Autumn 2017

A Course for all those with the responsibilities of being a Governor in the distinctive setting of a Church School

Details for our 2017 Autumn term coming soon.