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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.

Psychometric assessment and statistics in context: An advanced refresher course for practitioners

One day

£150 (Professional Member £130)

London, Manchester

This one day SASC accredited training course is for Specialist Assessors and is designed to develop competence and increase confidence in the selection and application of psychometric tests, statistical analyses, interpretation and communication of results within the constraints of the dynamic educational setting. This advanced refresher course is aimed at Teachers who are conversant with and experienced in the application, analyses and interpretation of psychometric tests. Professional members please contact us for a discounted fee.

Introducing the new Report Formats for Pre & Post 16 and Renewing your APC

One day

£150 (Professional Members £130)

London, Manchester

This training explores the changes to the report formats issued by SASC and for use from 1st July 2019. We will look at both the Pre and Post 16 formats and the changes from the original formats. We will discuss the new guidance document that accompanies the revised formats and the implications for specialist assessors. In the afternoon the emphasis will be on renewing your APC and tips and hints for a successful renewal.We will look at new tests and help answer some of your questions, if you are worried about your impending renewal. NB the old formats can still be used for renewals of an APC until 1st July 2020.