For all training sessions:
Please note that all places are allocated on a first come first served basis. Places will not be confirmed until full payment is received.
In the event of low numbers, we will contact delegates and offer a place on an alternative course. In the event of high interests, we may add further dates.
Freemantles reserve the right to cancel sessions due to adverse weather conditions, but alternative dates will be offered.
Training for Professionals
Autism: Classroom Solutions
A chance to observe in a class at Freemantles School and learn more about that strategies that can be used to support young people with autism in the classroom. This session includes time to problem solve and ask questions.
Dates for 2019-20 Academic year: 4th February, 31st March, 20th May
Social Understanding (2 day course)
Freemantles has a team of accredited Social Stories tm trainers for Carol Gray. We are offering a training package including Comic Strip Conversations, Social Context and Social Stories tm.
Dates for 2019-20 Academic year: 29th April and 6th May
Autism: Early Years Solutions
A chance to observe at Freemantles School and learn more about the strategies that can be used to support younger children and those with complex communication needs. This session includes time to problem solve and ask questions
Dates for 2019-20 Academic year: 5th March, 28th April
Autism: Behaviour Solutions
Intended for professionals working with children who had high-needs ASD, this workshop focusses on behaviour busting and sensory regulation strategies to help manage these children within a classroom environment.
Dates for 2019-20 Academic year:
10th March (FULL), 6th May (Additional date), 17th June
Autism: Supporting Writing
This session explores the reason that children with autism struggle to access learning, particularly around writing activities. A range of practical strategies will be discussed, and there is opportunity to work through case studies as well as discussing the issues you currently face in your setting.
Date for 2019-20 Academic year:
30th January (FULL), 17th March (Additional date)
Autism and Happiness
It is unfortunately common for young people with autism to suffer with anxiety and other mental health issues. Justin Price (Head Teacher at Freemantles School) talks about what we can do to promote happiness and wellbeing in the young people we support, and why this is so important.
Dates for 2019-20 Academic year: 13th May
Autism: Solutions for Demand Avoidance
Why does your child say "no"? Intended for professionals working with children who present demand avoidant behaviours, this session provides the opportunity to discover underlying reasons for avoidance, understand the educational impact and gain solutions, strategies and advice.
Dates for 2019-20 Academic year:
8th January (FULL), 11th May
Autism: Girls and anxiety
A look at the way that Autism can present differently in girls. Intended for professionals working with young people with autism, this session includes a look at the impact of anxiety and some strategies to support in a mainstream classroom.
Date for 2019-20 Academic year: 26th February 2020 (FULL)
Watch this space - we are planning another date for the summer term
Bespoke Training for your setting
The Outreach team can provide INSET training, either using the AET materials or presentations tailored to your needs. This could be delivered to groups of staff or your whole staff team.
Contact Vanessa to discuss your training needs; email@example.com
Once per half term, a member of the team leads a free tour around Freemantles School. This gives professionals chance to see strategies in place and gain further understanding of an ASD specific setting.
Remaining dates for 2019-20 Academic year:
22nd January, 19th March, 5th May, 10th June
To book a place, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
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