Our Training

Our Inclusive Arts training is designed for those delivering and supporting people with disabilities in creative settings.

Black and white drawing of group of people sitting at a table taking part in craft activitiesWe offer in-depth training for groups and organisations who want to engage people with complex disabilities and sensory impairments in a creative environment.

We also train our support staff in collaborative art-making so that everyone feels more confident working creatively and art becomes a part of the everyday across Sense.

About our training workshop

Our training workshops offer a mixture of theory, learning and practical activities to support a fully inclusive approach to art-making.

Training with Sense Arts will help you to:

  • Understand the range of abilities people may have and how these may affect their participation in creative activities
  • Learn about the barriers to participation that disabled people face and solutions to overcome them
  • Understand how to communicate with disabled people using a range of communication methods
  • Learn approaches and strategies that help you feel more confident about adapting a creative activity to make it more accessible

Booking details

Our training is suitable for artists, arts and cultural organisations, social care staff and anyone wishing to develop their practice in this area.

We’re happy to look for bespoke requirements for training. If you or your organisation is interested joining our training programme please get in touch to get a quote for your training session that can be delivered online or offline.

The collaborative art-making training delivered by Sense Arts was very good at teasing out our creativity and it was a lot of fun. It showed us that we are all creative and really opened my eyes to the importance of creativity for helping our guys to express themselves.

Sense Support Staff