If you are new to Recovery College, you need to complete this registration form. The registration form provides us with your personal details so we know how to contact you, if you have any support needs we need to be aware of, and your emergency contact details.

If you have been to Recovery College before, and already filled this form in then you do not need to fill it in again. Instead, please email with the courses you are interested in and our administration team will process your booking and confirm that the existing details we have for you are correct.

Your Personal Details

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Please note that we will use this contact telephone number to contact you as and when required i.e., if you do not attend a course, if a course is cancelled, Learning Support Call

About You

  • Service user (accessing NSFT services - currently using mental health services such as community team, in-patient, psychology)
  • Previous service user (someone who has previously used mental health services such as community team, in-patient, psychology)
  • A carer / family / friend supporting someone with physical and/or mental health needs
  • Uni / college student
  • NSFT staff
  • Staff member from third sector (i.e., Mind)
  • Experiencing mental health challenges but not in NSFT mental health services
  • Other
  • Private Sector
  • Attending to support someone else on a course or workshop
  • A professional / staff - local authority
  • VCSE (Voluntary, community, social enterprise)
  • Prefer not to say

Courses Please tell us the top 3 courses that you would like to attend. Please note that these are offered on a first-come-first served basis. If we can book you on, we will send you a confirmation email. Please note that we may not be offering all the courses on the drop-down at present, but it helps us plan for courses in the future.

Supporting you and your requirements

Please complete the below section if you have any special requirements we should be aware of.

If you require the use of physical items, such as fiddle things, and stress balls, please bring these along to your course. Please note for online courses, we are unfortunately unable to provide communication cards.

If you require very specific reasonable adjustments, such as an interpreter and lighting adjustments, please contact us in advance of booking onto the course so that a discussion can be had

  • Use of time out cards
  • Use of stressballs, fiddlethings, distraction items - I understand I am allowed to bring these to the courses I have enrolled onto
  • Use of colouring books - I understand I am allowed to bring these to the courses I have enrolled onto
  • Lighting adjustments - Please note that we cannot guarantee this as it depends on our venue
  • Use of communication cards
  • Adjustments to written material
  • Additional support with reading and / or-writing
  • Use of colour overlays
  • BSL interpreter - I understand I am required to have a conversation with the Recovery College about this when I enrol onto courses
  • Language interpreter - I understand I am required to have a conversation with the Recovery College about this when I enrol onto courses

Emergency Contact Details We reserve the right to contact them if we have an urgent concern for your wellbeing during your course attendance. We wouldn't contact the Emergency person without it being something urgent or serious.

Other Information

  • Email
  • Text/SMS
  • Phone Call

Equality and Diversity Monitoring This information is anonymous and will only be used to monitor who we are engaging with. This will help understand whether we are reflective of the diversity of our population

Yes No

The Equality Act 2010 defines disability as a physical or mental impairment that has a 'substantial' and 'long-term' negative effect on your ability to do normal daily activities. The Act defines 'substantial' as being more than minor or trivial ? e.g. if it takes much longer than it usually would to complete a daily task like getting dressed. 'Long-term' is defined as lasting for a period of 12 months or more? e.g.a breathing condition that develops as a result of a lung infection

  • Deaf
  • No
  • Physical disability
  • Mental ill health
  • Sensory impairment
  • Learning difficulty such as dyslexia
  • Learning disability
  • Prefer not to say
  • Other

Would you be interested in being part of our student voice?

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Learner Agreement

We want to create a safe and welcoming learning environment at the Recovery College, and we want to ensure we give you all the support and guidance you need to achieve success. This learner agreement is a guide to highlight what we expect from everyone at the Recovery College so that we can help you to achieve success in a supportive environment.

As a student at the College we ask you:

  1. To be respectful of each other’s rights, life choices, beliefs and opinions.
  2. To provide us with any information that we need to support your enrolment and ongoing learning to make sure you get the most out of your learning experience if needed.
  3. Treat everyone with compassion, dignity and respect and to avoid the use of offensive, racist and sexist language always, and to not discriminate against others.
  4. To respect the wellbeing and property of other members and of the college or venue and to report any health and safety concerns you may notice.
  5. To take an active part in your own learning and to make use of the resources made available to you where possible.
  6. To minimise distractions during the courses for example, having your mobile phone on silent and to refrain from using mobile devices where possible.
  7. To attend courses punctually. Please let us know if you’re having troubles attending or joining the course or if you wish to cancel your registration on a course. You can do this by emailing the Recovery College.
  8. To use designated smoking areas. Please do not attend if you are under the influence of alcohol and illicit substances.

Please communicate any concerns you have in terms of the learner agreement with us or moving forwards. We are here to talk about any concerns, queries or questions you may have.

By submitting my form I understand that this is confirming I have read the terms and conditions of the Learner Agreement, and I understand and will behave in accordance with the Learner Agreement whilst attending courses at the Recovery College. I understand that if I was to breach the Learner agreement I may be excluded from the Centre.

Thank you for completing this registration form.

Your registration details will be stored securely in accordance with data protection law and used for the sole purposes of managing and monitoring the Recovery College. Please feel free to email or telephone us with any questions