14th Feb 2024

A Guide to Bolton’s Achievement, Cohesion and Integration Service : Pre Recorded

Overview of Learning

This session provides an overview of support to families and children in Bolton through the Achievement Cohesion and Integration Service (ACIS).

Families who are new to the UK and speak English as an additional language (EAL), including families from Gypsy, Roma and Traveller (GRT) communities can access the services provided by the Achievement Cohesion and Integration Service (ACIS). In addition ACIS also provides support and guidance on Community Cohesion for schools, racial equality and Elective Home Education. By the end of this session, you will:

  • Be aware of the interventions and support available through ACIS Team
  • Be aware of the need for Community Cohesion in Bolton
  • Have seen examples of Community Cohesion projects currently taking place in Bolton
  • Understand how Community Cohesion supports the Prevent Strategy, British Values and SMSC in the classroom


All governors, trustees and local governors of schools and academies.


Mrs Nicola Mahon, Outreach Support and International Teacher, Achievement, Cohesion & Integration Service (ACIS)


This course will be a recorded video session. This will be released to you on the date advertised and available to view via the secure Bolton Governance Gateway website. Notification will be made via email.  You can view the recording at your leisure after this date.

Pricing and Cancelation

Fees for this session are payable via the school budget and not by individual members of the governing board. If your governing board has signed up to the Governance Training Service Level Agreement, sessions are free of charge. Governors of governing boards who have not signed up to the Governance Training Service Level Agreement may attend for a fee of £90 per session.

If you are unable to attend a course, we ask that you please notify the Governance Services Team on 01204 332116 at the earliest opportunity and at least five working days prior to the course date to enable the place to be offered to others.

Cancellation fees will apply for non-attendance or if a place is cancelled by the delegate within five working days of the course date. Schools who have signed up to the Governance Training Service Level Agreement will be charged £25 for each cancellation within five days of the course. If your school has not signed up to the SLA the full course fee will be charged. Fees may be waived in exceptional circumstances. Please contact Marie Foley, Governance Training Officer on 01204 332116 or via email at

Price per session: Governance Training SLA/ £90 per session

Venue: Virtual

Time: Virtual

Category: Training

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