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Fundamentals of Dyslexia Support





Who is it suitable for?

This module is suitable for anyone wishing to develop their knowledge and understanding of dyslexia.

This session can be used towards the completion of our accredited courses, so is a great for anyone wishing to go on to one of our accredited courses at Level 2 & 3, for more information use this link accredited training page.

From 1st April 2021 this module will no longer count towards our Level 5 accredited course.

Learning Aims

By the end of the module participants will:

  • Have explored the role and responsibilities of the support provider.
  • Have considered different learning styles and how these shape the support provided.
  • Have an understanding of what a multisensory approach is and why it is important.
  • Have identified a range of practical strategies for supporting individuals to manage their dyslexia.

Programme Outline

  • Topic 1: The Role of the Support Provider
  • Topic 2: Managing the Relationship
  • Topic 3: Learning and its Relevance to Support
  • Topic 4: The Importance of Being Multisensory
  • Topic 5: Practical Strategies for Particular Difficulties
  • Topic 6: Conclusions and Reflections

Note: for those who are not already familiar with the theories of dyslexia and how the condition can impact on individuals different ways, we recommend taking the module: Fundamentals of Dyslexia Awareness first.

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