NEW Introductory course!

Length: Half day

Course Leaders: Sam Caig and Mel Foulston

 Audience: Practitioners who do not currently have a SENCO Role but would like to increase their knowledge of Special Educational Needs and Disabilities.


Would you like to…

  • learn more about Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND)? 
  • learn more about the behaviours of children with Autism and the facts about children with Downs Syndrome? 

Do you…

  • understand the role and responsibilities of your SENCO?
  • wonder if all children with Cerebral Palsy need a wheelchair?

If the answer is ‘yes’ to any of the above - this course is for you!


Course Overview: This half day introductory course developed by the Early Years Team aims to increase participant’s knowledge and understanding of four areas of SEND including Autism, Downs Syndrome, Cerebral Palsy and Sensory impairments (hearing and vision).

The session provides an insight into how all practitioners can support parents of children with SEND. It will provide some practical strategies and ideas to ensure inclusion and good practice set out in the SEND Code of Practice guidance.


Day Date Time Venue Delegate Fee  
Thursday 16 May 2019 9.30am - 12.30pm Castle Cavendish £45 Book