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CPD Training for Primary Teaching Staff and Other Professionals

 Between 1 and 3 children in every mainstream class of 30 has dyspraxia / DCD ( Developmental Coordination Disorder) yet few teachers will have received training in identifying and supporting these children. These are often bright children who under achieve at school. Our training will equip you with the knowledge, understanding and strategies to recognise and include these children within a busy classroom.

Ideal for In- set staff training days. Book a Full day and save £100.

Training Package B

Title : Understanding and Including the Child with Dyspraxia /DCD in the Primary Years. Plus Handwriting Training.

Suitable for: All primary teaching staff.

Includes:

  • Background to dyspraxia
  • Physiology in simple terms
  • Identifying these children
  • Referral and diagnosis
  • The gifts and challenges this condition presents to these children
  • Simple support strategies busy teaching staff can implement
  • Poor concentration and how to help (useful for many children)
  • A whole school approach to handwriting and handwriting difficulties
  • Sources of further information
  • Informative
  • Lively and interactive.
  • Post training support through our free help line
  • CPD attendance certificates

Where: In your school or setting.

How long : Full day 9am - 3pm

Cost: Please phone for a quote but the cost will be £475. Travel is 40p a mile or train fare. No additional VAT. An invoice will be issued following delivery of the training.  ALL profit is used for supporting children with dyspraxia.

Trainer:  Cathy Parvin

How many can attend:   All staff, including admin staff, lunchtime supervisors are encouraged to attend. Schools of 15 staff or less are welcome to join with another small school to share the cost.

For further information or to book: Call  01905 676118 or 07736000979  email: cathy@dyspraxia-ed.co.uk

All profit is used to support children with dyspraxia through our free help line and support services.

 

Training Package C

Title : Understanding and Including the Child with Dyspraxia /DCD in the Primary Years

Suitable for: All primary teaching staff.

Includes:

  • Background to dyspraxia
  • Physiology in simple terms
  • Identifying these children
  • Referral and diagnosis
  • The gifts and challenges this condition presents to these children
  • Simple support strategies busy teaching staff can implement
  • Sources of further information
  • Informative
  • Lively and interactive.
  • Post training support through our free help line
  • CPD attendance certificates

Where: In your school.

How long : 3 hours (9.00 am - 12.00)

Cost: £375 depending on location.Travel is charged at 40p a mile or train fare. No additional VAT. We will send an invoice after we have delivered the training.

Trainer:  Cathy Parvin

How many can attend:   All staff, including admin staff, lunchtime supervisors are encouraged to attend. Schools of 15 staff or less are welcome to join with another small school to share the cost.

To book or for further information: Call 01905 676118 or 07736000979  email: cathy@dyspraxia-ed.co.uk

All profit is used to support children with dyspraxia through our free help line and support services.

 

Training Package D

Title: A Whole School Approach to Handwriting.

This  training session is ideal for In-set days or can be completed over two staff meetings. It can be done independently or as part of training package B ( saving  £100)

Suitable for: All teaching staff but most relevant for primary teaching staff.

Includes:

  • Preparing for handwriting
  • The importance of pre-writing motor skills
  • Stages of handwriting
  • Equipment
  • National Curriculum compliant
  • Letter Formation
  • Supporting left handers.
  • Trouble shooting

Where: In your school

How long: 2 hours which can be split over two staff meetings or delivered as part of an In-set day. It is also included in the Whole Day Dyspraxia CPD Training Package B for Primary Schools.

Cost: £200 plus travel @ 40p a mile.No VAT on top.

Trainer:  Cathy Parvin. National Handwriting Association trained.

How many can attend: No limit.

To book or for further information: Call 01905 676118 or 07736000979  email: cathy@dyspraxia-ed.co.uk

All profit is used to support children with dyspraxia through our free help line and support services.