Acorn Training & Outreach

Thriftwood supports the learning and personal development of pupils and young people by enhancing the skills of those who work with them through a range of professional development courses and training.  For further details of the support offered, please use the 'Professional Development' and 'Acorn Training & Development Centre' tabs or, for enquiries or specific requests, please contact Lisa Fossey -

We also offer an outreach service to help support education professionals and pupils in surrounding schools.  For further details please see the information contained under 'Outreach' or contact Lisa Fossey via -

Our new Acorn Brochure for 2016/17 is now available.  Please click on the link below to view our wide range of courses.  Please book your places early to avoid disappointment. 


We offer training and outreach which can assist you in understanding and developing approaches for your young people with SEN.  We just need to know what you require! 

Please contact Lisa Fossey via e-mail - if you would like to attend.  We look forward to seeing you!

  1. Acorn Brochure 2016-17
  2. Acorn Brochure A4 booking form
  3. Conference Booking Form 2017

Thriftwood School
Slades Lane, Galleywood,
Chelmsford, Essex

01245 266 880

Thriftwood College
Fox Crescent

01245 262 779

01245 490 691