Training Academy

Opening in the spring of 2022, Moore House Training Academy will provide an extensive range of qualifications and continuous professional development opportunities for social care, education, and psychology professionals.  

As a registered SQA Centre, Moore House Training Academy will offer professional qualifications that provide the basis for full registration with the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC):   

  • HNC Social Services 
  • SVQ 3 Social Services (Children and Young People)
  • SVQ 4 Social Services (Children and Young People)

Moore House Training Academy also hosts a wide range of professional development opportunities, including:

  • Attachment, Trauma and Resilience (4 day course)
  • Dyadic Developmental Psychotherapy (DDP) Level 1 (4 day course)
  • Dyadic Developmental Psychotherapy (DDP) Level 2 (4 day course)
  • Understanding Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) (1 day course)
  • Relational Report Writing (1 day course)
  • Understanding Self-Harm and Suicide (2 day course)

Please contact Fiona Duncan (Training and Development Manager) with any questions on 01506 401 700

Watch this website for further information!

Upcoming Events

DDP 1 costs £600 including refreshments and lunch

DDP Level One Training, Livingston, Scotland
28 March 2022 – 31 March 2022 – 9:30 am – 4:30 pm

DDP Level One Training, Livingston, Scotland
11-12 May 2022 & 25-26 May 2022 – 9:30 am – 4:30 pm

DDP Level One Training, Livingston, Scotland
26 September 2022 – 29 September 2022 – 9:30 am – 4:30 pm

DDP Level One Training, Livingston, Scotland
9-10 November 2022 & 23-24 November 2022 – 9:30 am – 4:30 pm


DDP 2 costs £750 including refreshments and lunch

DDP Level Two Training, Livingston, Scotland
30-31 August 2022 & 14-15 September 2022 – 9:30 am – 4:30 pm

DDP Level Two Training, Livingston, Scotland
14 November 2022 – 17 November 2022 – 9:30 am – 4:30 pm


The Leadership and Management of Trauma Services by Patrick Tomlinson (£119 – £129)

10th May 2022 @ Moore House Training Academy, Livingston, Scotland / or Virtually


Exploring “trauma-informed” – What does it mean for an organisation to be “trauma-informed” in Scotland? With Patrick Tomlinson and Judy Furnivall (£49 – $59)

12th May 2022 @ Moore House Training Academy, Livinston, Scotland / or Virtually


Attachment, Trauma & Resilience by Judy Furnivall (£400)

24th-28th October 2022 @ Moore House Academy, Livingston, Scotland

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