Services and Training


As part of our ongoing commitment to raise awareness around dyslexia and specific learning difficulties, the BDA has a comprehensive training offering aimed at building knowledge and understanding whilst enhancing skill levels. 

Quality Mark: 

The philosophy underpinning the Quality Mark is that changing practice to accommodate dyslexic individuals often results in good practice for everyone.


By offering both diagnostic and workplace needs assessments the BDA look to provide a first class service in our continued efforts to support the dyslexic community in their everyday working life.

Professional accreditation:

This section provides information on post graduate courses in teaching students with Specific Learning Difficulties (SpLDs), BDA Accreditation and application for Practising Certificates

Course accreditation:

The BDA is an awarding body for Level 2 and 3 courses.


The B.D.A. e-learning site is dedicated to the provision of online resources for dyslexia and related information. Here you can find helpful information and resources for parents, teachers and other individuals interested in supporting children or adults with dyslexia.

Practising Certificates

The B.D.A. offers three types of practicing certificates depending on the individuals background and area of work.