Who is this course suitable for?

This specialist assessment CPD training covers current best practice in report writing and preparation for those looking to gain or renew an Assessment Practising Certificate.

  • Candidates should normally be qualified specialist assessors (with a Level 7 Postgraduate Diploma or equivalent) and be familiar with diagnostic assessment report writing already

Why do this course?

  • There will be a focus on assessments for post 16 year olds and meeting the Report Writing requirements for Disabled Student Allowances (DSAs), however this is also applicable for those working with wider age ranges and needing to update professional practice
  • Our trainers are experienced, qualified specialists  in diagnostic assessment report writing and assessment testing for dyslexia/Spld working to the SpLD Assessment Standards Committee (SASC) criteria

Please note: course content may be subject to change

About the course

  • 12 hours of online learning, conducted over a 4 week period
  • Free online induction before the course 
  • Tutor support throughout the duration of the course
  • Please note this course does not actually give you an Assessment Practising Certificate (APC) for further details on gaining your APC please click here

Dyslexia Action Training is a SASC Authorised CPD Provider. This course is suitable for those seeking to gain or renew their Assessment Practicing Certificate (APC). Five hours of the total learning hours for this course are recognized and accredited by SASC as fulfilling, in part, the (minimum) 20 CPD hours required over three years that contribute towards gaining or renewing an APC. APC candidates should present a representative portfolio of CPD study, professional development, and self-directed learning. 



£205 (plus VAT)

£195 (plus VAT) for Guild Members

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How to Book

Book now.
Important note: 
There is a compulsory online induction which starts 2 weeks before the course.
NO new registrations will be accepted after the Sunday prior to the course start date:

Accredited by

The SpLD Assessment Standards Committee (SASC)

Contact us

For more information email us or call 01784 222304.