Who we are
Concept Training are a group of experts in Special Needs training. With a massive bank of experience and qualifications, we have been helping people across the UK to better understand those with special needs and learning disabilities.

Among our specialities are Autism, Behaviour, Learning Disabilities and Complex Needs, Sensory Impairment and Multi-Sensory Environments.

Why choose us?
18 years’ experience in delivering inspirational training

Practical courses led by current practitioners

Wide range of courses for a wide range of needs

Accredited courses run through the Open College Network

Open courses at convenient locations around the UK and Ireland

Members of the The Equality Register

Our Customers
Schools, Colleges and Academies
Adult Services
Early Years Settings
Health and Social Services
Looked After Children’s Services
Residential and Respite Services
Youth and Community Services
Childcare Workers
Leisure Workers
What can we offer you?

At Concept Training, we are always looking for new ways to get you the training you need. We offer a range of cost effective solutions, so you can choose the level of training that suits you and your budget.

OCN Accredited Training

Our highest level of training. These are delivered at Open Venues around the UK, or they can be delivered to your doorstep via our In-House training programs. Come and discuss face to face with experienced and knowledgeable trainers, share your experiences and come away with a highly rated OCN certificate. These can be completed in a one day program, where our trainers assess you throughout the days sessions.

Courses start at £245

In partnership with the Open College Network.
A great choice of courses accredited through their Credit4learning programme.
Meaningful accredited certificates that can be used for entry into higher education.
We can write bespoke programmes and put them through the accreditation process.
Practical courses, led by experienced current practitioners, using real life case studies.
Improve the quality of support you give to the people in your care.

Click here to find Accredited Courses in your area

One Day Workshops

Practical, effective and highly rated courses, which provide you with training for a wide range of needs. These courses have a 98% approval rating, and attendance certificates are sent out to anyone who comes to the session.

Courses start at £215 *Discounts available*

Over 30 course titles at convenient venues around the UK and Ireland
Practical, positive strategies for immediate use
Rated excellent to outstanding by 98% of previous delegates

Click here to view our full range of courses

In-House Training

All of our courses can be delivered to you “In House”, at a time and place convenient for you. We can deliver our workshops to groups of up to 25 staff members, and OCN Accredited courses to groups of up to 20. We can also adjust a programme and have it written to specifically target the needs of your service. Bespoke programmes can be accredited if they meet OCN approval.

Training is tailored specifically to needs
All staff have access to the same training
A time and location to suit you
Avoids unnecessary travel and cover costs
Share costs by holding a joint session with other companies

Click here to find out more about ordering an In-House day

*NEW* Distance Learning

Our newest offering, which allows you to access accredited courses and trainer feedback from home. We will send you all the materials needed to complete the course, including video webinars with voice-over from our trainers. You can discuss any details with the trainer. Once you finish filling in the necessary documents, either email or post them back to us. We will mark your documents and if you have passed the course you will receive an OCN Accredited certificate.

Distance Courses start at £120.

Take OCN Accredited Courses from home.
Cost effective – No travel or time off required.
Discuss the course materials with a tutor via email, telephone, or Skype.
All you need is access to a computer.
Learn in your own time, at your own pace.

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Online Training

Our entry level training courses, which allow you to learn on your own from home. These are cost effective and highly rated programs run the Virtual College.

Prices start at £30, and drop as low as £15 per head for bulk purchases.

The training you need, whenever and wherever you want it.
All you need is access to the internet.
Cost effective, entry level courses
Learn by yourself without the need of a tutor
All online courses offer a certificate of completion.

Click here to sample our online programme “An Introduction to Understanding Autistic Spectrum Condition”.


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