Welcome to Natspec Transform, our specialist CPD service for professionals concerned with the education and training of students aged 16-25 with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND).
Explore our range of training courses and events by clicking on the boxes below. You can also book onto current courses via the events page.
If you are interested in one of our training sessions and it’s not currently available in your area, use the expression of interest form to let us know.
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An interactive workshop for managers and practitioners looking for a systematic way to underpin non-qualification provision for learners with SEND.
Quality assuring RARPA
This workshop will help curriculum and quality managers to quality assure non-accredited provision
External quality review of RARPA
Add extra rigour to your QA process with the input of an expert consultant – a visit, a comprehensive review and a report.
Making the most of Learning Support Assistants
An interactive session for learning support managers, attending with an LSA to review and maximise their effectiveness in a collaborative and positive way.
An interactive workshop for managers to seeking to introduce, extend or improve the quality of their supportive internship provision
Natspec SEND leadership programme
This unique training course provides participants with the opportunity to develop their leadership skills and knowledge in the context of special educational needs and disability (SEND) provision.
New Provider Information day
If you are new specialist post-16 provider this day is for you. Each session will guide you through aspects of the sector and give you advice and guidance to ensure quality provision.
Monitoring the quality of teaching, learning, assessment and support for learners with SEND
An effective observation process is crucial to ensure high-quality provision for learners; this training focuses specifically on post-16 provision for learners with SEND.
Introduction to Job Coaching
High quality job coaching is crucial to the success of programmes for learners with SEND; this workshop will teach you about the skills required and how job coaches support employment.
Specialist FE quality health check
A visit and report by an expert consultant to help you reflect on the quality and effectiveness of your provision – for new or experienced providers.
Find out more about our monthly webinar series, aimed at sharing practice across the specialist sector