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UNDATED CPDs & EVENTS

Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Autism
The Skills NetworkDevelop your knowledge and understanding of autism and discover the principles of how to support individuals with autism. Available at no cost to you.

Impact of remote learning
Texthelp
Listen along to our panel of industry-leading SEN experts who examine the impact remote learning has been having on students with additional learning needs and hear what they think the future looks like for supporting these students in a blended learning environment.

Understanding autism
National Autistic Society
Online training
Recognise the strengths and challenges experienced by many autistic people and how to create enabling environments

Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Children & Young People’s Mental Health
The Skills Network
Gain an insight into 5 to 16 year olds’ mental health and the risk factors that may affect their mental well-being. Available at no cost to you.

Autism and communication
National Autistic Society
Online training
Identify communication differences for autistic people and what factors impact upon successful communication to improve your support

Autism and sensory experience
National Autistic Society
Online training
This introductory module explores how people respond to information from the senses and how this can be experienced differently by autistic people.

Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Specific Learning Difficulties
The Skills Network
Develop a knowledge of several different Specific Learning Difficulties, how they are diagnosed and how individuals can be supported. Available at no cost to you

Autism, stress and anxiety
National Autistic Society
Online training
Explore the factors that impact on stress and anxiety, in order to provide effective support to reduce the impact of stress and anxiety on autistic people.

Yoga for Adults with Special Needs
Special Yoga
Online
This course will equip you with all the skills you need to share yoga in group or one-one sessions in a variety of settings.

Women and girls
National Autistic Society
Online training
This module aims to support diagnosticians to better understand autistic female characteristics and therefore enhance confidence to diagnose successfully.

Level 2 Certificate in Behaviour that Challenges in Children
The Skills Network
Gain an understanding of behaviour that challenges in children, including how such behaviour can be assessed and the avoidance techniques to help minimise effects. Available at no cost to you.

Autism: supporting families
National Autistic Society
Online training
Discover the experiences of families, consider common difficulties and acquire effective approaches for support.

Autism, sport and physical activity
National Autistic Society
Online training
A comprehensive introduction to the autism spectrum focusing on the delivery of sport.

Level 2 Certificate in Principles of Working with Individuals with Learning Disabilities
The Skills Network
Improve your understanding of issues related to different types of learning disabilities and how these affect individuals in their daily lives. Available at no cost to you.

Safeguarding children on the autism spectrum
National Autistic Society
Online training
Understand how autism is defined, identify safeguarding issues on autistic children and improve your communication and support.

Certificate/Diploma in Counselling skills with children using the Arts
Part time training
The Institute for Arts in Therapy and Education
T: 020 7704 2534 Email: info@artspsychotherapy.org

Autism in the workplace
National Autistic Society
Online training
Increase your understanding of autism and develop confidence in implementing reasonable adjustments for autistic colleagues.

New Skills Academy
New Skills Academy pride themselves on providing the best online education courses to further your career. Their experienced tutors have meticulously created some incredibly well received diplomas. Their diverse portfolio includes courses in the following areas: Autism Awareness Diploma; ADHD Diploma; Asperger Syndrome Awareness Diploma. Use Code SEN80 for up to an 80% discount on all courses this month.

DATED CPDs, EVENTS & EXHIBITIONS

OCTOBER 2020

from October 2020
Online
Postgraduate Certificate Education Leadership & Management
Liverpool Hope University
Cost of Postgraduate Certificate – £1,733 for UK students, £2,600 for international students

from October 2020 Friday/Saturday delivery
MBA Educational Leadership
Liverpool Hope University
Designed to develop the business management and leadership abilities of experienced professionals working within education
Cost £10,500

from October 2020
Postgraduate Certificate in Leading for Educational Advantage
Liverpool Hope University
Designed specifically to provide up-to-date knowledge support for professionals working to mitigate disadvantage in schools.

from October 2020
Online
National Award for SEN Coordination
Liverpool Hope University
Cost of Postgraduate Certificate – £1,733

from October 2020 / January 2021 – Saturday and twilight delivery available
MA/MEd Leading in Education
Liverpool Hope University
Designed specifically for leaders in education
Cost of full Masters £5,200

from October 2020 / January 2021
MA Leading for Educational Advantage
Liverpool Hope University
Designed specifically for leaders in education who work in areas of deprivation and high challenge.
Cost £5,200

from October 2020
Postgraduate Certificate in Research Informed Leadership
Liverpool Hope University
Designed specifically to enable education professionals to students to make clear connections between relevant research, theory and practice.

from October 2020
Postgraduate Certificate in Advanced Mentoring & Coaching
Liverpool Hope University
Professional learning course to provide up-to-date knowledge support for school-based professionals with a coaching and mentoring role.

4 October 2020 
Online event
Special Yoga
Chair Yoga
This Chair Yoga course provides you with the necessary tools to guide less-abled towards maintaining a degree of mobility through movement, allowing a sense of well-being through yoga practice.

8 October 2020
Online event
Special Yoga & Mindfulness for Autism & ADHD
Equip yourself with a comprehensive toolkit allowing you to inspire children with Autism & ADHD, support their learning, and help them to develop a mindful and self-regulating approach towards their wellbeing.

12 to 17 October 2020
The Autism Show – WEBINAR WEEK
Online event
This year The Autism Show has gone digital to offer you six days of live online learning, designed to make a positive difference to the autistic children and adults you care for, support or teach. All content is CPD certified. Price includes access to recordings of all live webinars plus a special selection of pre-recorded webinars. Book your tickets today.

15 October 2020
Online event
Special Yoga For Cerebral Palsy & PMLD
Discover adaptive and accessible yoga practices for challenging physical limitations. Learn techniques to help relieve tension, pain and reduce spasms, giving a greater sense of comfort for the children.

31 October 2020 12.00-17.00 (UK time zone) | Cost £125
Livestream Event (conference)
Dr Dan Hughes and Dr Jonathan Baylin present
Brain-based Attachment Interventions to transform troubled lives
The Centre for Child Mental Health – 
T: 020 7354 2913 Email: info@childmentalhealthcentre.org

NOVEMBER 2020

14 November 2020 10.00-16.30 (UK time zone) | Cost: £125
Livestream Event (conference)
Personal Journeys of Childhood Trauma to becoming a Knight for Others
Vital skills, words and competencies of emotionally available adults 
The Centre for Child Mental Health 
T: 020 7354 2913 Email: info@childmentalhealthcentre.org

17 to 20 November 2020
The Schools & Academies Show
Online Free Event
Secure your free virtual pass to be part of the largest discussion on the future of education.
Click here for more information

21 November 2020  10.00 – 16.30 (UK time zone) | Cost: £99
Livestream Event (conference)
Enabling Children to speak about feelings through sand-play
The Centre for Child Mental Health 
T: 020 7354 2913 Email: info@childmentalhealthcentre.org

DECEMBER 2020

1 and 2 December 2020
Online event
Virtual MAT Expo
Join the UK education sector’s biggest ever virtual event. Virtual MAT Expo brings together 1000+ senior MAT leaders, 70+ speakers and 45+ suppliers for 2 days of collaboration and innovation.

9 to 11 December 2020
Learning and Teaching Expo
Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre
Join us for worldwide educational resources and inspiring CPD programmes catering for your needs during the COVID-19 pandemic. 

9 and 10 December 2020
Asia-Pacific International Schools Conference (AISC)
Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre
Register now to attend AISC 2020 and share stimulating experiences and insights with world’s distinguished speakers in the international school sector. Full speaker list are available at www.aisc.com.hk.

2021

JANUARY 2021

from January 2021 – Saturday daytime
Postgraduate Certificate in Specific Learning Difficulties (Dyslexia)
Liverpool Hope University
Become a specialist teacher and/or assessor for SpLD (dyslexic) learners
Cost £2,600 

8 and 9 January 2021
TES SEN Show
Business Design Centre, Islington, London
Boost your professional development with CPD seminars at the Tes SEN Show. Register your free place and book early bird seminars for just £16+VAT with the early bird discount (full price £19+VAT).

28 January 2021
Online event
Yoga for Dyslexia and Dyspraxia
Learn how to guide children with dyslexia and dyspraxia to thrive, find their potential, build resilience and equip them with tools they need for positive self-development.

FEBRUARY 2021

from February 2021
Liverpool Hope University
Postgraduate Certificate in Management and Leadership of SEN
Cost of full Postgraduate Certificate £1,733 – UK students. Aimed at Independent Schools, Welsh Schools, British International Schools.

3 February 2021
The Southern Education Show
Newbury Racecourse
This is the largest education-related event in the South East of England. Providing an innovative forum for the promotion and development of effective school leadership, management, learning and teaching – combining a high-level conference, inspirational workshops and a comprehensive exhibition.

9 February 2021
The Northern Education Show
Bolton White Hotel, Bolton
This is the region’s leading event for the promotion and development of effective school leadership, management, learning and teaching featuring a high-level conference, inspirational workshops and a comprehensive exhibition of leading suppliers of services to schools and academics.

25 February 2021
The Eastern Education Show
Newmarket Racecourse
This event is part of the country’s leading series of events for the promotion and development of effective school leadership, management, learning and teaching featuring a high-level conference, inspirational workshops and a comprehensive exhibition.

27 February 2021
Online event
Special Yoga for the Down Syndrome Community
Learn how Special Yoga’s powerful, effective and accessible practices can be used for people age zero and up with Down Syndrome.

MARCH 2021

6 March 2021  10.00 – 16.30 (UK time zone) | Cost: £125
Livestream Event (conference)
The Neuroscience of Emotions and Relationships. What you need to know to support children, teenagers and adults
With Expert Neuroscientists Professor Eamon McCrory, Professor Kerstin Uvnäs Moberg and Professor Mark Solms.
The Centre for Child Mental Health 
T: 020 7354 2913 Email: info@childmentalhealthcentre.org