On these pages you can learn more about how we can work with you to support students with literacy and numeracy difficulties, dyslexia and other specific learning difficulties.

Why study with Dyslexia Action and who our courses are suitable for

Our training courses are designed to strengthen the expertise and confidence of teachers, SENCos, teaching assistants, tutors and learning support staff who support students with literacy difficulties, dyslexia and other specific learning difficulties (SpLDs).

We offer training at various levels to ensure all of your staff are able to deal with Dyslexia and Co-occurring difficulties at all levels and also a number of services for those who are already trained SpLD specialist teachers and assessors.

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On the pages below we explore some of our training options available, we also offer Awards for teachers and assistants and information on becoming a specialist teacher/assessor

Courses for Teachers and Assistants

Those working with Primary/Secondary in the UK - CPD Pathways

Courses for FE and HE specialists

Those working within HE/FE - CPD Pathway at Level 4 and 5

International Courses

Online Courses for those working or living overseas.

Courses for Qualified SpLD professionals

Ensure your current practice is informed, up to date and relevant

Professional Membership – The Dyslexia Guild

Our membership body which aims to promote discussion, information sharing and research.

Assessment Practising Certificate

Learn how you can apply for an Assessment Practising Certificate