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Stephanie Lord, Trainer

Very informative, lots of strategies I will try with both my own son and children in school

Jodie

Attended Autism Spectrum, Next Steps - Level 3

ONE DAY WORKSHOPS

Accredited: Autism Spectrum, An Introduction - Level 2

A practical, Open College Network, accredited programme suitable as an introductory course for anyone supporting either adults or children. No pre or post course work required for the accreditation; all evaluations carried out on the day

 

Accredited: Autism Spectrum, Next Steps - Level 3

Anyone who has completed the Concept Training Level 2 introduction to Autism Spectrum or equivalent introductory training, or who has ‘hands on’ experience in working with people on the Autism Spectrum

 

Date/Time Event
04/10/2017
9:15 am - 3:45 pm
Accredited: Autism Spectrum Next Steps Level 3
Manchester, Warren Bruce Court, Trafford Park, Manchester
10/10/2017
9:45 am - 3:45 pm
Accredited: Autism Spectrum Next Steps Level 3
BLACKBURN, Newfield School, Blackburn
17/10/2017
9:15 am - 3:45 pm
Accredited: Autism Spectrum Next Steps Level 3
Birmingham, Holiday Inn, Birmingham
15/11/2017
9:15 am - 3:45 pm
Accredited: Autism Spectrum Next Steps Level 3
London, The Village School, London
23/11/2017
9:15 am - 3:45 pm
Accredited: Autism Spectrum Next Steps Level 3
Liverpool, St Vincents School, Liverpool
Accredited: Supporting Learners with ADHD

An Introductory Open College Network Level 2 course for anyone coming into contact with or Supporting Adults, young people or Children with ADHD in a learning environment. Know what Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) means, Identify the barriers to learning which ADHD brings & provide support for behaviour

 

Intensive Interaction

Suitable for anyone working with people with Autism or Severe Learning Difficulties of any age. Use Intensive Interaction to reduce triggers to sensory overload, increase communication, understand “personal language” and develop positive relationships.

 

Learning Outside the Classroom

Suitable for anyone supporting children with Special Needs who would benefit from a multi-sensory and kinaesthetic approach to learning. Learn to use the outdoors to enhance teaching across all areas of the curriculum

 

Date/Time Event
03/10/2017
9:30 am - 3:30 pm
Learning Outside the Classroom- Taking the Curriculum Outside
Glasgow, Adelphi Centre, Glasgow Strathclyde
28/11/2017
9:45 am - 3:45 pm
Learning Outside the Classroom- Taking the Curriculum Outside
BLACKBURN, Newfield School, Blackburn
05/12/2017
9:30 am - 3:30 pm
Learning Outside the Classroom- Taking the Curriculum Outside
Birmingham, Holiday Inn, Birmingham
PMLD - Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties

Suitable for anyone supporting children with profound and multiple learning difficulties.. Support children to get the most out their environment, whilst considering development, assessing and measuring of progress and communication, exploring practical activities for interaction and engagement

 

Date/Time Event
26/09/2017
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
PMLD - Profound And Multiple Learning Difficulties
London, The Village School, London
09/10/2017
9:30 am - 3:30 pm
PMLD - Profound And Multiple Learning Difficulties
Liverpool, St Vincents School, Liverpool
11/10/2017
9:45 am - 3:45 pm
PMLD - Profound And Multiple Learning Difficulties
BLACKBURN, Newfield School, Blackburn
12/10/2017
9:30 am - 3:30 pm
PMLD - Profound And Multiple Learning Difficulties
Glasgow, Adelphi Centre, Glasgow Strathclyde
19/10/2017
9:30 am - 3:30 pm
PMLD - Profound And Multiple Learning Difficulties
London, The Village School, London
Positive Ways of Changing Behaviour

Suitable for anyone working with either children or adults who have a learning disability and/or Autism. Go away with positive, pro active, active and re-active strategies for changing behaviour

 

Date/Time Event
12/10/2017
9:30 am - 3:30 pm
Positive Ways of Changing Behaviour
Birmingham, Holiday Inn, Birmingham
18/10/2017
9:30 am - 3:30 pm
Positive Ways of Changing Behaviour
London, The Village School, London
20/10/2017
9:30 am - 3:30 pm
Positive Ways of Changing Behaviour
Dublin, The Red Cow Moran Hotel, Dublin 22
14/11/2017
9:45 am - 3:45 pm
Positive Ways of Changing Behaviour
BLACKBURN, Newfield School, Blackburn
Practical and Effective Ways of Using Multi Sensory Equipment

A practical workshop for suitable for new and experienced users. Learn how to use sensory equipment safely and confidently and go away with a host of new and exciting ideas to use it to its full potential  

Dr. Phoebe Caldwell, Trainer

Our heartfelt thanks go to Phoebe for changing our understanding of autism and showing us how to communicate with [our son] in his own world.

Parent

Attended Intensive Interaction

Laura Kerbey, Trainer

Excellent Course – Laura was so keen to hear our stories and answer our questions. The day flew by! Very enjoyable.

Lauren Wilson

Attended Positive Ways of Changing Behaviour

An excellent course! Very worthwhile, thoroughly enjoyable and full of useable ideas

Donna

Attended PMLD

Social, Emotional and Mental Health Difficulties

The workshop puts Social, emotional and mental health difficulties into context by raising awareness of the nature of behaviour and the factors that impact on the development of patterns of behaviour. Practitioners will develop positive responses, strategies and possible solutions to take away and put into practice.

 

Supporting Children & Young People who have Pathological Demand Avoidance (PDA)

Pathological Demand Avoidance (PDA) is a complex Autism Spectrum Condition characterised by anxiety driven need to be in control.  Children and young people with PDA need a different approach to the ones used with other Autism Spectrum conditions. This course will teach learners how PDA differs from other types of autism. Most importantly the course will teach effective strategies to ensure that those who work with children and young people with PDA can support them to help them meet their potential and manage their behaviour.

 

Date/Time Event
25/09/2017
9:30 am - 3:30 pm
Supporting Children & Young People who have Pathological Demand Avoidance (PDA)
Doncaster, The Communication Specialist College, Doncaster
28/09/2017
9:30 am - 3:30 pm
Supporting Children & Young People who have Pathological Demand Avoidance (PDA)
Middlesbrough, Riverside Stadium, Middlesbrough
02/10/2017
9:30 am - 3:30 pm
Supporting Children & Young People who have Pathological Demand Avoidance (PDA)
London, The Village School, London
11/10/2017
9:30 am - 3:30 pm
Supporting Children & Young People who have Pathological Demand Avoidance (PDA)
Birmingham, Holiday Inn, Birmingham
19/10/2017
9:45 am - 3:45 pm
Supporting Children & Young People who have Pathological Demand Avoidance (PDA)
BLACKBURN, Newfield School, Blackburn
14/11/2017
9:30 am - 3:30 pm
Supporting Children & Young People who have Pathological Demand Avoidance (PDA)
Liverpool, St Vincents School, Liverpool
27/11/2017
9:30 am - 3:30 pm
Supporting Children & Young People who have Pathological Demand Avoidance (PDA)
London, The Village School, London
Supporting People on the Autism Spectrum in Producing Written Work

Suitable for Teachers and Teaching Assistants in both Mainstream and Special Schools.

Learn how to support students with Autism to demonstrate their learning through written work

 

Date/Time Event
02/10/2017
9:30 am - 3:30 pm
Supporting People on the Autism Spectrum in Producing Written Work
Glasgow, Adelphi Centre, Glasgow Strathclyde
04/12/2017
9:30 am - 3:30 pm
Supporting People on the Autism Spectrum in Producing Written Work
Birmingham, Holiday Inn, Birmingham
Understanding Attachment Disorder

Learn how Attachment disorder can affect behaviour, teaching and learning, relationship skills and lifelong development. Explore techniques for support and positive intervention  

Date/Time Event
23/10/2017
9:30 am - 3:30 pm
Understanding Attachment Disorder
Glasgow, Adelphi Centre, Glasgow Strathclyde
22/11/2017
9:30 am - 3:30 pm
Understanding Attachment Disorder
Birmingham, Holiday Inn, Birmingham
Understanding Behaviour as Communication and How to Respond Positively

Learn how to see beyond behaviour to understand communication needs. Explore ways of responding through sensory activities, movement, sounds and rhythms in order to provide person centre responses

 

Date/Time Event
24/10/2017
9:30 am - 3:30 pm
Understanding Behaviour as a communication and how to respond Positively
Glasgow, Adelphi Centre, Glasgow Strathclyde
23/11/2017
9:30 am - 3:30 pm
Understanding Behaviour as a communication and how to respond Positively
Birmingham, Holiday Inn, Birmingham

HALF DAY WORKSHOPS

Attachment Disorders - Supporting Learning and Behaviour
Date/Time Event
16/11/2017
9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Attachment Disorders - Supporting Learning and Behaviour
London, The Village School, London
Autism and Anxiety
Date/Time Event
16/10/2017 - 16/11/2017
9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Autism and Anxiety
Birmingham, Holiday Inn, Birmingham
16/11/2017
1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Autism and Anxiety
London, The Village School, London
05/12/2017
9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Autism and Anxiety
Liverpool, St Vincents School, Liverpool
Autism and Positive Behaviour Management
Date/Time Event
04/10/2017
1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Autism and Positive Behaviour Management
London, The Village School, London
Autism and Structured Learning
Date/Time Event
16/10/2017
1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Autism and Structured Learning
Birmingham, Holiday Inn, Birmingham
05/12/2017
1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Autism and Structured Learning
Liverpool, St Vincents School, Liverpool
Autism and Unstructured Times
How to make your Classroom Autism friendly
Date/Time Event
04/10/2017
1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
How to make your classroom Autism Friendly
London, The Village School, London
Six steps for success with pupils with Autism
Date/Time Event
18/12/2017
9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Six steps for success with pupils with Autism
London, The Village School, London
Supporting Learners with Dyslexia
Supporting Students with Autism and ADHD
Date/Time Event
23/11/2017
1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Supporting Students with Autism and ADHD
London, The Village School, London
Understanding ADHD
Visual Support for Pupils with Autism
Date/Time Event
23/11/2017
9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Visual Support for Pupils with Autism
London, The Village School, London