Benefits of NPA Membership

  • FULL access to the online Portage Support Hub.
     
  • Access to quality assured training, CPD opportunities and a wide range of downloadable resources and Portage materials.
     
  • Affiliation to a professional body that supports & promotes Portage, represents the important work you do with children and families to key decision makers and government and strives to ensure that you work within quality assured services.
     
  • Access to further training through NPA study days, Regional meetings & Annual Conference.
     
  • Networking opportunities – find a Peer Mentor, access ongoing support post-training, join online forum discussions with professionals in your field and feel less isolated by being part of our professional community.
     
  • Access to nationally recognised qualifications -  details of a new Level 3 Award in Portage Skills accredited by Open Awards are being finalised along with plans to launch the qualification. A replacement for the BTEC-4 Professional Certificate in Portage Practice is also planned.
     
  • Support and mentoring to develop your Portage training skills at Training for Trainers events and start your journey to become an NPA Accredited Trainer.
     
  • Connect with others involved in Portage and share your views via our online community  Follow us on Twitter at @Portage_UK or link to our Facebook page www.facebook.com/PortageUK

Did you know we offer all Registered Services complimentary annual membership for two families?

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