Five Day Course for Intervenors

Date: 
19th November 2018

Five Day Course for Intervenors
19th - 23rd November 2018
Seashell Trust, Cheadle Hulme
Cost: £450

This is the original Intervenor Course developed and delivered by Jenny Fletcher and colleagues from Sense.  The five 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 or deafblind or has a single sensory impairment with additional complex needs.

This course meets the requirements of the Intervenor Standards issued by NatSIP.

On successful completion, participants will receive a certificate of attendance and can be classed as a trained intervenor.  University of Northampton in collaboration with NatSIP will be providing the option of accredication at Level 4 worth 20 CATS (Credit Accumulation Transfer System) points in 'Supporting Learners who are Deafblind/ Multi-Sensory Impaired'.  Please note that the additional cost of accredication is £350.

Content will cover:

  • Vision
  • Hearing
  • Assessment
  • Making Resources
  • Mobility
  • Implications of MSI
  • Communication
  • The Role of the Intervenor
  • Learning Environments

Further Information
For more information or to book your place, please contact Samantha Royle on 0161 610 0741 or email: admissions@seashelltrust.org.uk