CPD & Training

CPD and Training

Find training opportunities to address identified areas. Either short CPD or long courses. Providers have shown where they link to the Framework, signposting relevant stages and strands. Provided by a range of organisations, training providers are responsible for the content and accuracy of their information and the training they provide.  A listing does not indicate an endorsement either actual or implied by the Framework team or the Dyslexia-SpLD Trust. Any further information should be directed to the relevant training provider using the contact details given.

 

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It is a common misconception that “academic” means long, complex and obscure. This course considers how we can help our students towards a better understanding of the purpose and value of academic language and become accomplished readers and writers of academic literature. Using examples of...
Training type
Non-accredited CPD
Training method
Attendance based
Region
Greater London
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One in four HE students have significant mental health issues, this increases to 40% if the learner has a Learning Difference (Robinson 2016). This course will explore applying counselling skills in a post -16 learning Environment Denis Lawrence since the 1970’s has demonstrated that integrating...
Training type
Non-accredited CPD
Training method
Attendance based
Region
Greater London
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In June 2018 SASC introduced the Diagnostic Inventory for DCD (DIDA) for assessors and SpLD practitioners to identify a DCD profile in Adults. This workshop will provide an update in screening and assessing for DCD in adults and provide a review of latest research evidence The Diagnostic Inventory...
Training type
Non-accredited CPD
Training method
Attendance based
Region
Greater London
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In the UK 438,010 international students (91,215 from China) study in H.E. One in eight 16-18 year-olds at school / college in the UK have an EAL background. This workshop will enhance understanding of the issues involved in assessing students with English as an additional language / complex...
Training type
Accredited CPD
Training method
Attendance based
Region
Greater London
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The course aims to offer an understanding of the profile of both high functioning autism and Asperger syndrome, how it may co-occur with other learning differences and the types of evidence, especially the use of questionnaires, can be used to build up a learning profile of the student. Based...
Training type
Non-accredited CPD
Training method
Attendance based
Region
Greater London
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This unit provides resources that support the development of literacy skills through the use of assistive technology in learning environments and in the workplace. It will introduce approaches utilising assistive technology that can enable individuals with dyslexia and diverse needs to overcome...
Training type
Accredited CPD
Training method
Online/Distance
Region
Various Regions
This unit examines the processes involved in mathematical thinking and how they link to aspects of memory and attention. The difficulties that learners with dyslexia and co-occurring difficulties can have with numeracy are explained. The association of ‘number sense’ (numerosity) with dyscalculia...
Training type
Accredited CPD
Training method
Online/Distance
Region
Various Regions
This Unit provides the knowledge, skills and understanding for teachers and teaching assistants to support learners with dyslexia to develop spelling skills. Although the focus is on how to nurture the development of spelling skills in learners with dyslexia, the approach will benefit a wide range...
Training type
Accredited CPD
Training method
Online/Distance
Region
Various Regions
The Unit is designed to increase understanding of the processes involved in developing writing skills and to provide strategies for use in the learning or work environment. Although the focus is on how to nurture the development of writing skills in adults with dyslexia, the approach will benefit...
Training type
Accredited CPD
Training method
Online/Distance
Region
Various Regions
The Unit is designed to increase understanding of the processes involved in developing writing skills and to provide strategies for use in the classroom. Although the focus is on how to nurture the development of writing skills in learners with dyslexia, the approach will benefit a wide range of...
Training type
Accredited CPD
Training method
Online/Distance
Region
Various Regions

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