Our online training sessions are open to primary and secondary school teachers and trainees.

Introduction to the Holocaust Educational Trust 

This 90-minute session will introduce teachers and trainees to the work of the Holocaust Educational Trust and to the pedagogical guidelines which underpin our work. The session will provide a basic introduction to Holocaust history, and to our primary and secondary schemes of work.

Autumn Term 2023

Tuesday 10 October 2023: 16:00-17:30
Thursday 16 November 2023: 16:00-17:30
Wednesday 6 December 2023: 16:00-17:30

Spring Term 2024

Thursday 11 January 2024: 16:00-17:30
Tuesday 6 February 2024: 16:00-17:30
Thursday 7 March 2024: 16:00-17:30

Summer Term 2024

Tuesday 16 April 2024: 16:00-17:30
Thursday 2 May 2024: 16:00-17:30
Tuesday 4 June 2024: 16:00-17:30

An Approach to Teaching about the Holocaust

This additional 90-minute session builds on our introductory session to explore our teaching resources and their use in the classroom.

Participants must have completed Introduction to the Holocaust Educational Trust before joining this session.

Autumn Term 2023

Thursday 12 October 2023 (Teaching about Antisemitism): 16:00-17:30
Tuesday 21 November 2023 (The Mosaic of Victims): 16:00-17:30
Thursday 14 December 2023 (Liberation and Rebuilding Life): 16:00-17:30

Spring Term 2024

Tuesday 16 January 2024 (Liberation and Rebuilding Life): 16:00-17:30
Our 'Approach' session will not take place in February 2024
Tuesday 12 March 2024 (Jewish Resistance during the Holocaust): 16:00-17:30

Summer Term 2024

Thursday 25 April 2024 (Jewish Resistance during the Holocaust): 16:00-17:30
Tuesday 7 May 2024 (Jewish Refugees to Britain): 16:00-17:30
Thursday 13 June 2024 (Jewish Refuges to Britain): 16:00-17:30

Participation in our online training programme is free of charge. To sign up to one or more of our online training sessions please register here.

  1. Participation in our online training programme is free of charge.
  2. All sessions will take place on Zoom.
  3. You will need a computer with a camera and microphone to participate.

If you are leading, or are part of, a larger group and would like to organise one or more 90-minute sessions for colleagues from your school or training institution please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to request a Bespoke Workshop.