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Phone Number: 01603 704040
Fax Number: 01603 704047
Minicom Number: 01603 704044
Email: sensorysupport@norfolk.gov.uk

Five Day Course for Intervenors

Professionals, Children & Young People, 2nd March 9:00am - 2nd March 3:00pm
Five Day Course for Intervenors

 

 

 

 

 

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.

Course content includes: -

  • Vision
  • Hearing
  • Assessment
  • Legislation
  • Mobility
  • Implications of MSI
  • Communication
  • The Role of the Intervenor
  • Learning Environments
  • Touch Interaction

On successful completion of the five- day course 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 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 = £355

For more information please contact Kim Owen or Claire Hogston at Norfolk Virtual School Sensory Support, 148 Woodside Rd, Norwich NR7 9QL

More information can be found on www.educatorsolutions.org.uk - Reference VSS-0320-T001

Tel No : 01603 704040

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