Proud2Be Training

Proud2Be offers a number of bespoke training solutions, designed and facilitated by founders Jon & Mat Price. Both are qualified trainers, with experience delivering to youth workers, teachers, trainee counsellors, business mentors and volunteers.

Proud2Be have previously worked with Targeted Families, Healthwatch Devon, Local Heroes, HM Prison Service, Exeter CVS, The Princes Trust, Devon Counselling College, schools, colleges, youth groups and Pupil Referral Units in Devon and Cornwall.

Training facilitators Jon and Mat Price speaking at TedxTotnes 2015


LGBT+ Awareness

We deliver full and half day LGBT+ Awareness training to provide delegates with:

  • an awareness and understanding of issues facing LGBT+ people
  • an awareness of discrimination, prejudice and stereotypes and the affect they have on individuals and communities
  • an understanding of correct terms and language to use
  • some key tips and guidelines on how to make your organisation LGBT+ friendly and in line with current equality legislation


LGBT+ Hate Crime

We deliver full and half day LGBT+ hate crime training to empower delegates to feel more confident when reporting an LGBT+ hate crime and/or supporting someone who is the victim/survivor of an LGBT+ hate crime.


Anti-HBT* Bullying

We deliver this bespoke training to primary and secondary schools to improving school staff capacity and confidence to tackle *homophobic, biphobic &/or transphobic bullying.

We are currently being funded by the Government Equalities Office to deliver this training in Devon. Find out if your school is eligible here


Equality & Diversity

We deliver full day Equality & Diversity training sessions to provide delegates with:

  • an understanding of what equality and diversity are and why they are important
  • an awareness of the key legislation and its implications
  • ways to break down barriers to equality and diversity – prejudice, preconceptions and stereotypes
  • some key tips and guidelines for actively promoting equality and diversity


Click here to see Proud2Be co-founder Jon talking about diversity in the workplace.

For more information please get in touch at | 01803 864321

Dan Phillips, The Princes Trust

I recently caught up with Mat and Jon at a training event they ran for Prince’s Trust mentors. It was one of the best sessions on diversity I have attended and the feedback was excellent.

Dan Phillips, The Princes Trust


Dan Phillips, The Princes Trust

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