Sleep Scotland provides a range of high quality, dynamic training courses to enable professionals from Education, Health, Social Work or the Voluntary Sector to develop their understanding of sleep processes and the problems which can be encountered by children and young people, particularly those with additional support needs.

We offer a variety of courses for professionals working with mainstream children and young people and/or those with additional support needs. Please follow one of the links below to view further details of the course that interests you.

If you would like us to deliver training specifically for your staff/colleagues we would be very happy to run a course for your team in your locality. To commission training or for more information please email us at or call us on 0131 651 1392.

Sleep Counsellor Training (Six days)

A training course to teach professionals how to set up and run a sleep counselling service for children and young people with autism and other additional support needs.


Sleep Awareness Training (Two days)

For professionals working with mainstream children. Participants will gain a comprehensive knowledge of sleep hygiene and sleep processes and learn how to apply those principles to children and young people’s sleep problems.

Paediatric Sleep Study Day

To enable professionals to gain a better understanding of the sleep problems faced by children and young people with additional support needs and how to offer the best advice.


Sound Sleep Training (One day)

A training day and teaching pack for professionals working with teenagers & young people to raise awareness of the importance of sleep for emotional and physical wellbeing.