This one day training is designed specifically for college staff, providing an overview of the special educational needs and disability (SEND) legal framework.

Please note, some of the content of this training is less relevant for college staff in wholly independent schools - please contact us to discuss this before making a booking.   

This training covers:

  • An introduction to SEND law
    - Key legal definitions
    - College duties under the Children and Families Act 2014
    - An introduction to Education Health and Care (EHC) plans
  • Naming a college in an EHC plan
    - Requesting a college
    - The duty to consult
    - The duty to admit
  • EHC plan annual reviews
    - The role of the local authority
    - The role of the college
    - Outcomes of the annual review process

By the end of the training, attendees will have a sound understanding of the framework of SEND law and the legal obligations colleges have towards children and young people with SEND. 

This training relates to the law as it applies in England.

Duration: 5 hours (10.00 - 15.00, including breaks and Q&A)
Format: delivered virtually via Zoom

Interested in combining this training day with our online learning?

We have a discounted package available for attendees who would like to purchase our Level 1 online learning when booking onto this training day. This discounted package includes:

  • the virtual training day at £125; and
  • the Level 1 online learning at £199 (usually retailing between £350 and £700 depending on your organisation status) 

If you would like to take advantage of this discounted package, please select the relevant option when booking below. 

Invoicing

If you require an invoice for this training day, please complete our invoice request form

Please note, this virtual training will only go ahead provided there are sufficient bookings. We will offer an alternative date or refund if this session is cancelled.

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SEND law - a practical guide for colleges: 28th Sept

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