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The Dyslexia Friendly Learning Environment

£60

eLearning

It is recognised that the vast majority of dyslexic individuals spend most, if not all, of their education time in a mainstream classroom or learning environment. This module identifies how the “classroom” and “institution” can be made dyslexia friendly, thus creating an inclusive learning environment. This module is linked to the BDA's Quality Mark which provides a template of good practice in this arena.

Part of an Accredited Course

Practical Solutions for Higher Level Literacy Skills

£120

eLearning

This eLearning module looks at how to support learners with higher levels of reading, writing and spelling. It explores techniques and strategies that enable dyslexic individuals to get what they need from text- based information and then demonstrate what they know in a written format.

Practical Solutions for Dyslexia

2.5 hours

£75

London

This half-day in person training session aims to give you a brief introduction to dyslexia and to develop a good basic understanding of specific learning differences.

Assessing for DSA and renewing your APC

One day

£150 (Professional Members £130)

London

This one day SASC accredited course is for holders of AMBDA or a Level 7 course in Specific Learning Difficulties who would like to assess for Disabled Students Allowances (DSA), or APC holders who are renewing their APC. The day will cover what DSA is and choosing tests for a DSA assessment, updated SASC guidance and good practice in report writing. This course is suitable for delegates applying to any APC provider.

Assessing for Exam Access Arrangements 

One day

£150 (Professional Members £130)

London

This one day SASC accredited course is aimed at those new to assessing for Exam Access Arrangements, or for holders of AMBDA or a Level 7 course in specific learning difficulties who want to update their knowledge in assessing for Exam Access Arrangements. The course will cover how specific learning difficulties impact learners in exams and the ways in which access arrangements can meet individual needs. Professional Members please contact us for a discounted fee.

Complex Profiles – becoming a confident & competent assessor

One day

£150 (Professional Members £130)

London

This one day SASC accredited course is aimed at holders of a Level 7 qualification who want to improve confidence in assessing and understanding diagnostic profiles which are not clear, or are more complex. Delegates can supply thumbnail sketches of recent assessments to discuss. The day includes collecting background information & the importance of qualitative information, new guidance on report writing from SASC and how to implement it, and selection of suitable tests. Professional Members please contact us for a discounted fee.