Peterborough Council Learning & Development Services

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Phoenix School, Clayton, Orton Goldhay
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Target Audience
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Course Types
Special Educational Needs and Inclusion
Course categories
Special Educational Needs and Disabilities
Special Educational Needs, Disabilities and Inclusion
Course description
This is the original Intervenor Course developed and delivered by Jenny Fletcher and colleagues from Sense. The 5-day course is specifically designed for Teaching Assistants, Health Care Workers, Learning Support Workers, Social Care Workers and those employed to work on a 1:1 basis with a child or young person who is congenitally multi-sensory impaired / deafblind or has a single sensory impairment with additional complex needs. This course meets the requirements of the Intervenor Standards issued by NatSIP.
Upon successful completion of this five- day Course, participants will receive a “Certificate of attendance” and can be classed as a Trained Intervenor.
Training objectives
Learning outcomes

  • Vision

  • Hearing

  • Assessment

  • Making resources

  • Mobility

  • Implications of Multi-Sensory Impairment

  • Communication

  • Role of the Intervenor

Additional Information
£225 for participants from Peterborough settings
£450 per participant for “externals

Additional option - accreditation
University of Northampton in collaboration with NatSIP will be providing the option of accreditation at Level 4 worth 20 CATS (Credit Accumulation Transfer System) points in ‘Supporting Learners who are Deafblind/ Multi-Sensory Impaired’ Additional cost of Accreditation = £350(optional)
Start Date
Monday 18 November 2019
End Date
Friday 22 November 2019
Closing Date
Friday 8 November 2019
09:00 - 17:00
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