Proud2Be Training

Proud2Be develop and deliver training to suit the needs of you and your organisation. Our promise to you is that you will not be sat in front of a PowerPoint presentation for hours on end. Delivered by Proud2Be founders Max & Maya Price, the sessions are engaging, fun and interactive.

LGBTQ+ Inclusive Practice

Enabling participants to gain a broader understanding of the issues faced by LGBTQ+ people. We will explore language, myths and stereotypes and the effects of prejudice and discrimination.

HBT Hate Crime

Enabling participants to feel more confident when reporting a homophobic, biphobic and/or transphobic hate crime/incident. The training is also suitable for participants wanting to support someone who is the victim/survivor of a HBT hate crime.

Anti-HBT Bullying

Training specifically developed for primary and secondary school staff. Enabling participants to feel more confident when tackling homophobic, biphobic and/or transphobic bullying.

Equality and Diversity

Enabling participants to gain a deeper understanding of how to nurture diversity within their team and/or community. We will explore barriers, stereotypes, unconscious bias and current equality legislation.

Trans Awareness

Enabling participants to gain a deeper understanding of trans and/or non-binary people and the issues they may face. We will explore terms and definitions, myths and stereotypes, pronouns, gender inequality and non-binary identities.

Gender Identity

A workshop enabling participants to gain a deeper of understanding of gender identity. We will explore gender bias, expectations, roles and myths and stereotypes. We will also look at some of the issues trans and/or non-binary people may face.

For more information please get in touch here. Alternatively email info@proud2be.co.uk or call 01803 864321 to speak to the team.


Training facilitators Max and Maya Price speaking at TedxTotnes 2015

A warm yet professional tone was immediately established by the course leader which allowed insightful discussion to take place across both training sessions. I feel that me and my staff were fortunate to have taken part.

School Staff Member

The facilitator was excellent. Not too rigidly set to their own agenda and able to facilitate an open discussion around difficult issues that would have been difficult to manage without them.

School Staff Member

I have had quite a bit of feedback from staff who attended – all of it very positive. They found the training excellent and trainers positive, encouraging and inspiring.

Jacqui Warne- Executive Head Teacher, Bidwell Brook

Was really informative and brought me up to date with knowledge surrounding gender identity.

Youth Worker- Space*

Everyone has been so positive about the training...many thanks again for your extremely valuable input, we really value our school being able to engage with such a fantastic organisation.

Amelia Robinson, Colyton Grammar School

I recently caught up with Max and Jae 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

So refreshing not to be looking at a screen and doing the icebreaker games were great. Made me think about how to ensure our setting is LGBTQ friendly and gave me ideas for how to embed some related conversations into daily life.

School Staff Member

Our students are fortunate to be part of community where Proud2Be are actively helping people to come together and find positive and lasting solutions to change things for the better. They do this with knowledge, sensitivity, humour and tact.

Alan Salt, Principal, King Edward VI Community College

Really nice atmosphere in the session. Good combination of sessions content, delivered in a light way. Lots of opportunity to contribute. Very enjoyable and engaging session.

Staff Member- Co Lab, Exeter

I learnt so much! And took away a lot; I work in a youth centre and I have come away and re-evaluated our centre and displays to make sure they promote gender identity and equality.

Youth Worker- Space*

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