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Training

As part of our ongoing commitment to raise awareness of dyslexia and specific learning difficulties, the BDA has a comprehensive training programme. We deliver eLearning, open and bespoke training courses aimed at all levels from a parent who wants to find out more about dyslexia to a dyslexia professional looking to gain a Level 7 accreditation.

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If you have any problems with the booking process please email us or call 0333 405 4565

Our courses

Part of an Accredited Course

Practical Solutions + Spelling

One day

from £120

London, Manchester and Birmingham. Also available as eLearning.

This course aims to explore how learners develop a knowledge of spelling and the pitfalls which may affect those with dyslexia.

Part of an Accredited Course

Practical Solutions + Writing

One day

from £120

London, Manchester and Birmingham. Also available as eLearning.

This course will examine the challenges faced by dyslexic learners in acquiring good writing skills and how to support them at each stage of the process, from handwriting and basic motor skills, through to the ability to plan, organise and structure a piece of academic writing.

Part of an Accredited Course

Screening for Dyslexia - pre 16

One day

£150

London, Manchester and Birmingham

This one-day in person training course is designed to explore what is required in a good screening product, introducing concepts of test validity, reliability, and sufficiency.

Part of an Accredited Course

Practical Strategies for Organisational Skills

£60

eLearning

Difficulties with personal organisation such as time management and planning/sequencing tasks are a common area of difficulty experienced by dyslexic individuals. This module explores the nature of these difficulties and sets out clear strategies that can be used to support individuals effectively, as well as how to assist them in developing the skills they need to become better organised.

Part of an Accredited Course

Practical Strategies for Revision & Exam Technique

£60

eLearning

Individuals are frequently told to revise for exams but are rarely shown how to revise effectively or efficiently. This eLearning module identifies and explains a wide variety of strategies and approaches to support dyslexic individuals with effective revision so that they can maximise their learning. It also sets out techniques that can be taught to dyslexic individuals in order to help them to achieve success in examinations.

Part of an Accredited Course

Practical Strategies for Study Skills

£60

eLearning

Individuals are often asked to do independent study, but are rarely taught the skills to do so effectively. Dyslexic individuals, particularly, have often spent so much time struggling with literacy difficulties that they have not had the opportunity to develop good study skills. This module examines a range of approaches to study in order to support dyslexic individuals with developing and implementing effective study skills.