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Workshops

Click here for information about our range of workshops

To book your place please call 03000 41 3000 or email using the buttons below.

 

About the virtual workshops:

These are on-line session where you can see the trainer and a power point presentation.  You can ask questions, type in the chat box, or you can just simply watch and learn if that’s your preference.

It is simple to join from a smart-phone/tablet (you will need to download an App for this) or a computer. Full details of how to access the course will be sent to you the day before.


Mental capacity and decision making post 16

Thursday 24th June 2021

Virtual Workshop

From 10.30am – 12 noon

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This workshop is for parents/carers, young people and practitioners to understand the changes in decision making for post 16.

Based on the Special Educational Needs and Disabilities Code of Practice you will gain an understanding of:

  • young people’s rights to make their own decisions (from year 9 onwards)
  • The principles of mental capacity
  • where to get further information

How to book your place:

 

Please use the following Eventbrite link to select and book the date you wish to attend:

 

https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/decision-making-post-16-and-mental-capacity-tickets-151970017413

 

In line with General Data Protection Regulations, your details will only be stored until the day of the session.

Please note: Booking’s will close 2 hours prior to the session.

Book online

Getting the best out of meetings

Wednesday 7th July 2021

Virtual Workshop

From 10.30am – 12.30pm

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This workshop aims to empower parents/carers and young people to confidently participate in education, health, and social care meetings.

You will learn how to:

  • use good communication skills to influence outcomes
  • confidently share your views
  • plan and prepare for meetings

How to book your place:

 

Please use the following Eventbrite link to select and book the date you wish to attend:

 

https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/getting-the-best-out-of-meetings-tickets-152335117437

 

In line with General Data Protection Regulations, your details will only be stored until the day of the session.

Please note: Booking’s will close 2 hours prior to the session.

Book online

Special Educational Needs (SEN) support in the early years, mainstream schools and colleges

Thursday 8th July 2021

Virtual Workshop

From 6.30pm – 8pm

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This workshop is for parents/carers, young people and practitioners.

Based on the Special Educational Needs and Disabilities Code of Practice you will gain knowledge and understanding of:

  • The definition of Special Educational Needs Support
  • The ‘graduated approach’ to supporting children and young people with SEN
  • The term ‘reasonable adjustments’
  • The term ‘best endeavours’

How to book your place:

 

Please use the following Eventbrite link to select and book the date you wish to attend:

 

https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/special-educational-needs-support-in-early-years-schools-and-colleges-tickets-151989658159

 

In line with General Data Protection Regulations, your details will only be stored until the day of the session.

Please note: Booking’s will close 2 hours prior to the session.

Book online

Options for Post 16 Transition

Friday 9th July 2021

Virtual Workshop

From 10.30am to 12.00pm

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This workshop is for parents/carers, young people and practitioners to understand options for post 16 transition.

Based on the Special Educational Needs and Disabilities Code of Practice you will gain an understanding of:

  • post 16 transition options and the term ‘preparing for adulthood’ and how it starts in year 9
  • post 16 education and the support that is available in mainstream colleges
  • the transfer of decision-making rights to young people

How to book your place:

Please book your place via Eventbrite using the following link:

https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/options-for-post-16-transition-tickets-156251270757


In line with General Data Protection Regulations, your details will only be stored until the day of the session.


Please note:
Booking’s will close 2 hours prior to the session.

Book online

Mental capacity and decision making post 16

Wednesday 14th July 2021

Virtual Workshop

From 6.30pm – 8pm

More information »

This workshop is for parents/carers, young people and practitioners to understand the changes in decision making for post 16.

Based on the Special Educational Needs and Disabilities Code of Practice you will gain an understanding of:

  • young people’s rights to make their own decisions (from year 9 onwards)
  • The principles of mental capacity
  • where to get further information

How to book your place:

 

Please use the following Eventbrite link to select and book the date you wish to attend:

 

https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/decision-making-post-16-and-mental-capacity-tickets-151970017413

 

In line with General Data Protection Regulations, your details will only be stored until the day of the session.

Please note: Booking’s will close 2 hours prior to the session.

Book online