Upcoming Events

Transform Training

Webinar – Engagement of Adults with Learning Difficulties in an Interactive Environment

19 February 2020
This is part of our series of monthly webinars promoting the exchange of ideas, research and effective practice. This seminar is hosted by Naomi Parish, PSD Programme Leader at Henshaws College, and presents iMuse, an interactive environment comprised of a vibrating mattress which massages the body, motion sensors to create music, visuals projected created from […]

Using yoga within occupational therapy for young people with autism

18 March 2020
Emily Kellett, Occupational Therapist at Seashell Trust, uses yoga as a therapeutic tool to support young people with autism and sensory processing difficulties. In this webinar, she will explain the benefits of using yoga with this population to help teach skills of self-regulation. Emily will talk through some of the postures and breathing exercises, and […]

Promoting physical activity and sport for disabled students in FE

22 April 2020
Would you like some practical tips and guidelines on how colleges can promote sport and physical activity to students? In this webinar, Shannon Howarth from AoC Sport will look into the current landscape, opportunities, barriers and attitudes to physical activity and sport for disabled students in further education colleges. Please register for this event here

The Natspec National Conference 2020: A question of quality

19 May 2020
The Natspec National Conference returns to Hinckley Island on 19 and 20 May 2020. The conference is the largest specialist event for FE professionals who work with students with Education, Health and Care (EHC) plans and/or funded through the high needs system. A Question of Quality This year’s focus will be on quality of provision. […]

Natspec webinar

17 June 2020
This event is one of our monthly webinars for Natspec members, promoting exchange of ideas, research and effective practice Further details to be released in due course

Training and information day for ILR and quality leads

18 June 2020
Data, management information, quality indicators and the ILR – getting it right first time Are you tired of wading through ESFA and DfE funding and policy guidance, the ILR specification, QAR business rules and data, checking for errors and ploughing through spreadsheets? Do you sometimes find discrepancies in the data that you believe to be […]

Training and information day for ILR and quality leads

7 July 2020
Data, management information, quality indicators and the ILR – getting it right first time Are you tired of wading through ESFA and DfE funding and policy guidance, the ILR specification, QAR business rules and data, checking for errors and ploughing through spreadsheets? Do you sometimes find discrepancies in the data that you believe to be […]

Other Events

Please check out Natspec’s event’s calendar for a full list of events.

Did you know?

Natspec runs external training sessions and delivers in-house courses for individual providers for our Transform training courses. These can be run as a full day or half day workshop.

To register your interest in an external training session in your region or to request in-house training, please fill out this expression of interest form or call 0115 854 1322.