Training for assessors
Dyslexia Scotland and PATOSS (Professional Association of Teachers of Students with SpLDs), are running SASC Approved training for people who provide assessment services and who are looking for professional development. Training will take place in Stirling. Click on the link below to find out more about each training session and to book:
- 30th November 2019 - Looking beyond the scores - Assessment of H.E. and adults: SASC Authorised (5 hours)
- 1st February 2020 - Diagnostic assessments for the workplace: SASC Authorised (5 hours)
Training for educators
We offer bespoke training for educators at all levels. So whether you want to raise awareness, gain an understanding of dyslexia, or support students with learning difficulties – we can help. Call us on 01786 446650 for more details or click here.
Introductory online module for Community Learning and Development practitioners
This module has been developed and written by a collaborative partnership between Education Scotland, Dyslexia Scotland and the CLD Standards Council Scotland with support from the Specific Learning Difficulties Forum to raise awareness of the impact of dyslexia and ways of supporting dyslexic learners in the post-school setting.
Please click the link below to access this course on the open university website. It is available to anyone to complete and is completely free of charge.
Training for employers
The more people understand the difficulties it brings, the easier life will become for people with dyslexia.
That’s why we offer high quality training for organisations – helping raise awareness so that you can better support your workforce. Click here to find out more.
"The workshop was excellent and a useful tool since the scenarios were very true to life."
Chief Inspector John Moore, West Lothian Police force