Level 3 Dyslexia Awareness Course

Course Overview: You will need to access a variety of pre-recorded webinars.  There will also be an element of independent work for which you will receive all relevant resources and guidance.

You will benefit from scheduled 1-1 tutor support time.

This course is for you if you are:

  • Interested in dyslexia and wanting to further your understanding
  • Working with pupils with dyslexia

Prior Knowledge:    You do not need to know anything about dyslexia

Course Content:

  • Different definitions of dyslexia
  • Characteristic features of dyslexia
  • The social, emotional and behavioural impact of dyslexia
  • What issues are faced by dyslexic learners when learning to read, spell and write
  • How dyslexia may affect the development of numeracy skills
  • What assessments are available and how they might be used
  • Many different strategies for addressing the barriers to learning that individuals with dyslexia may face, including the use of assistive technology
  • Sources of support

Course Fee:

Full cost for non member school £250           Reduced cost for member school £225

(includes training materials, tailored support from a designated tutor, & Gateway qualification fee)

Please note that a Level 3 course is equivalent to an A level standard.

If you are interested in starting a Level 3 course, please contact Laura Bates, dosadmin@taverhamhigh.org

For delegates currently enrolled on the course, we have made a number of resources available for your use. To login and use these, please click here.