Autism Awareness Training
Our training will help you:
Understand what autism is and be able to recognise possible traits of autism
Understand what is meant by the autistic spectrum
Recognise how people with autism view the world and process information
Understand how to minimise the anxiety of the person with autism
Learn practical, specific strategies to use when supporting someone with autism
Sensory Processing Disorder
This course includes an introduction to the significance of sensory issues in context of autism spectrum disorders. It will look at definitions of concepts and terminology including sensory processing, sensory modulation, sensory overload and hyper-and hyposensitivity. There will be an overview of sensory sensitivities encountered in people with autism and how sensitivities are experienced or manifest themselves differently within each individual.
To develop an understanding of how the senses function and to develop an awareness of our own sensory profile. The course aims to explore a wide range of sensory difficulties and differences associated with autism and their impact on the individual and will get participants to consider ways of minimising the impact of these sensory issues and creating more autism-friendly environments.
Gain an overview of how the senses function
Broaden your knowledge on the range of sensory issues associated with autism
Gain a deeper understanding of the impact of sensory difficulties and differences on the daily lives of people with autism
Broaden practical knowledge for adapting sensory environments to the needs of people with autism
Be better equipped with tools and coping strategies to help people with autism manage their sensory difficulties.
Zones of Regulation
Learn to teach the children of your school about their sensory and emotional state. Giving tools to help navigate social and sensory challenges, helping children to become flexible thinkers and more understanding of others.
Provide you with a good understanding of the Zones of Regulation. Provide guidance on how to effectively teach children to self regulate.
Give you ideas as to how best self regulate depending upon the zone.
Provide you with the confidence to implement the Zones of Regulation throughout your school, and introduce it as a part of everyday life.
Give children confidence to recognise their emotions and those in others, reducing playground conflict.
Learn how to reduce behaviours caused by frustration.
Provide you with the necessary resources to implement the Zones of Regulation right away.
The art of inclusive learning in school
Learn to help children with SEN engage and feel confident in learning. Using effective use of positive reinforcement to reduce unwanted behaviours and increase desired ones.
Challenge typical thinking on what being inclusive means.
Explore ways to make your school more inclusive.
Provide effective solutions to aid inclusive learning.
Show how to record all progress no matter how small.
Reduce teacher stress by providing proven strategies to gain engagement to learning.
Learn strategies to simply meet learning objectives.
Gain confidence in your own ability to meet the educational needs of SEN students.
Be able to meet Ofsted requirements of showing that every child can make progress.