Training Packages for Schools

Designed to help schools deliver the best possible reading support for their children

All of these packages are available across Dorset and are delivered in school by our experienced trainers for a minimum of six participants.


Supporting Reading at Home Workshop

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A one-hour session for parents and carers, sharing ideas and strategies for supporting reading at home and encouraging children of all ages to enjoy books.

50% discount for DRP schools.

School Parent Helper Training

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A one-hour session for parent and community volunteers who listen to children read in school. This session will give your volunteers an understanding of the processes involved in learning to read and equip them with strategies for offering positive, effective support to children of all ages.

50% discount for DRP schools.

Pupil Mentor Training Package


Initial one-hour training session with follow-up support for older pupils to enable them to mentor and help younger readers.

This training package can be tailored to suit your school’s specific needs.