CPD Training and Consultancy Services

Act on Dyslexia provides a bespoke range of training and consultancy services within the education sector.  We hold a proven track record of delivering appropriate and effective training our team is comprised of highly experienced trainers, below are some of the specialised services we can offer your organisation.

CPD Training

Act on Dyslexia offer a bespoke range of training and consultancy services within the education sector. We hold a proven track record of delivering appropriate and effective training and Bernadette as an experienced trainer can discuss some of the options available on request.

Act on Dyslexia deliver personalised CPD Training days to small groups or whole school staff.
Training is tailored to suit individual requirements embedded in the school’s development plan.
CPD Training includes:

In-service training days for schools and colleges

Effective ways to ensure schools and colleges offer an ‘inclusive’ enriched curriculum in line with the new SEND Code of Practice

Primary and secondary school initiatives to personalise high quality teaching

Employers Dyslexia Awareness Training 

Act on Dyslexia offer advice and support to employers regarding ways you can help your employees with dyslexia and other specific learning difficulties.  Under the current legislation it is important to demonstrate that you are making ‘reasonable adjustments’ to meet the requirements of the disability discrimination laws under the Equality Act (2010). The services we provide are specifically designed to enable you to support your staff in the best possible ways, bringing many benefits to both the employee and your company.

Our training offers:

A working, operational definition of dyslexia

Other hidden disabilities that might co-exist with dyslexia – identifying some of the difficulties an employee might experience and how to help overcome the difficulties with appropriate support and advise

A discussion concerning the barriers that individuals with dyslexia may face

The impact on relationships, self-esteem and motivation How to use an individual’s strengths to maximise outcomes

Recent legislation and how it relates to dyslexia. More information on Dyslexia and the workplace and the what the Law states can be found here