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Dyslexia CPD Writing Diagnostic Assessments for Ages 7 to 16

£225

This course is designed for professionals who would like to update and extend their ability to carry out and write diagnostic assessments. The course includes a combination of lectures, discussion and practical activities.

Requirements for this course

Level 7 qualification in assessing learners with SpLD or equivalent.

Participants will have the opportunity to develop their knowledge in the following areas:

  • Understanding psychometric testing
  • Planning an assessment, including choosing a range of tests
  • Report writing – guidance for good practice
  • An approach to writing a report conclusion
  • Providing recommendations for support

In addition, participants will gain experience of a broad range of tests including: WRIT, WRAML-2, CTOPP-2, TAPS-3, WIAT-IIUK-T, WRAT-4, TOWRE-2, DRA, HAST-2, DASH

The course is accredited by the SpLD Assessment Standards Committee (SASC) and therefore suitable for the core hours of Continued Professional Development, which will be required when renewing Assessment Practising Certificates (APC). The course is delivered by experienced assessors and tutors from the Helen Arkell Centre.

N.B. Both sessions must be attended in order to meet the learning outcomes of the course.

Feedback from our previous attendees

"Thank you - really enjoyable and informative course."

"I can apply for my APC, update the tests I use and my reports are much better."

"This was the most useful, practical and helpful course I have attended to date."

Date and times

The course takes places over two days:

Monday 21 November 2016, 9:30am – 4.00pm and

Monday 28 November 2016, 9:30am – 3.00pm

Deadline for booking 16 November

Venue

The Helen Arkell Centre near Farnham in Surrey.

Fee

£225

Course participants will have the opportunity to purchase the new HAST-2 at a discounted price of £35 on either course day.

Agreement

On booking this course you are confirming that you hold the required level of qualification and agree that this course is suitable for you.

If you are unsure whether this is the correct course for you, please phone us at Helen Arkell – 01252 792400

Requirements to take this course

Course Availability

Please contact us for information on this course.

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