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CPD for learning support staff: ETF bursaries available

11 October 2017

FETN is pleased to be facilitating the Education and Training Foundation CPD bursary scheme for learning support staff to help learners effectively in English and Maths

About the courses

These two courses will enable you to:

  • Identify the key skills of the English or Maths curriculum
  • Explore methods for assessing learner progress and provide effective feedback through coaching
  • Help learners develop independent mastery of essential concepts

Supporting Learners Effectively in English

Developing the English skills of learners remains a key challenge for providers, and learning support staff have a big role to play. This course will develop the confidence, knowledge and skills of those supporting learners to help them understand clearly what learners need to know – and how to support them in developing it. Based on brand-new research, the four modules offer a blended learning approach for maximum impact.

This course is comprised of four modules, designed to help support learners with their:

  • grammar, punctuation and spelling
  • reading and speaking
  • writing
  • building effective partnerships with the teacher

Follow this link for more information about the English course or click here to register an interest

Supporting Learners Effectively in Maths

Developing the maths skills of learners remains a key challenge for providers, and learning support staff have a big role to play. This course is make up of four modules. It will develop the confidence, knowledge and skills of those supporting learners to help them understand clearly what learners need to know – and how to support them in developing it. Based on brand-new research, the four modules offer a blended learning approach for maximum impact.

This course is comprised of four modules, designed to help support learners with their:

  • algebra and measure
  • number, geometry and trigonometry
  • probability and statistics.
  • building effective partnerships with their teacher.

Follow this link for more information about the Maths course or click here to register an interest

How can I claim the bursary?

The Education and Training Foundation is supporting individuals to participate in this training by providing a 100% bursary to attend one course module of their choosing.

Once you have booked on your chosen module all you need to do is send a copy of your booking receipt or a screenshot of your booking to info@fetn.org.uk and we will reimburse you the full amount for that module.

What do I need to do next?

Delegates can book individual places at £150 (or £127.50 for SET members). This represents a 75% discount on booking the modules individually.

As a provider you can host the course yourself with as few as 8 delegates for £825, or £1185 if you wish to include just your own staff.

To enquire about having this course delivered at your organisation please complete this form or call the delivery partner Creative Education on 020 8253 8238.

If you need further information regarding the bursary scheme please email info@fetn.org.uk

 

 

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