** Accredited** Skills for Learning Support Practitioners (SEN Online) :
This SEN Online (distance learning) programme provides all the studying you need to gain a Level 2 QCF (national qualification) for Learning Support. You receive fully-supported guided learning videos, tutor support, assessment materials, and submission of work via email.
If you’re looking to move into a career of supporting pupils in class, or you’re keen on becoming a Higher Level Teaching Assistant, Senior LSA or SENCo, this is a most fantastic opportunity to get a head start to do just that.
How does it work?
We’re running this Level 2 Award through self-directed guided learning, and will include a combination of directed learning, reading, and writing up. You’ll need to complete a workbook for marking for EACH of the topics you cover, to achieve your Level 2 accreditation.
When you enrol, you will be given all the resources you need to complete the course. Your guided learning is provided via recorded webinars by Hilary Nunns, who for many years has worked as a teacher in mainstream classrooms, going on to manage a team including Additional Learning Support (ALS) and a small supported learning team. Hilary has a multitude of scenarios and strategies to share with you, and which will help you to learn more to complete your accreditation.
We’ll provide you with lots of resources to guide you through the assessments, and you can use them as a reference point in your future work.
Who is this for – who should attend?
This fully accredited training course is suitable for all classroom assistants, LSAs, TAs, HLTAs and adults within other settings.
How do I enrol?
It’s easy to enrol, simply ‘Add to Cart’ then ‘View Cart’ and use the check out. We’ll send you all the details and enrolment forms, with all links to sign in for the training.
At that time you can let us know which of the subjects you’d like to choose – so you’re required to complete the mandatory unit (1.) and then select two more from the options shown below.
Here’s how it works. Choose three topics for the Award or five topics for Extended Award (including the mandatory unit) including the following:
1. The Role of the Learning Support Practitioner (mandatory unit)
2. Supporting students with ADHD
3. Supporting students with Autism Spectrum Conditions
4. Positive Behaviour Management in the Classroom
5. Supporting students with Dyslexia
6. Safeguarding Students
This OCN London Level 2 Award or **Extended Award in Skills for Learning Support Practitioners is only £175 (Award). **NB: There is an additional fee of £65 for the Extended Award.
The selection of modules will provide you with a comprehensive range of ways to use good practice to support the learning of children and young people in any educational setting.
The guided learning hours are approximate – depending on how quickly you work and write up – but you can work through the modules at your own pace as long as you regularly submit work and complete all the sections within 12 months.
Each webinar runs for up to one hour, with recommended additional reading and other videos, to complete your knowledge and understanding of the subjects you’ve chosen to cover.
After you’ve finished, we’ll provide you with an OCN London certificate. This puts you on the Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF) for England, Wales and Northern Ireland. This means you’ll have enhanced your CV considerably, and learned a lot along the way.
Book yourself onto this unique distance learning programme today, and start benefiting from all the knowledge you’ll gain.
Still not sure? Click here to see the learning objectives for all the modules. For more information just email to firstname.lastname@example.org.