SEND Core Requirement Training
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Target Group / Level
Professionals who have organisational responsibilities for SEND at all levels which includes: children and adult social care staff, educational settings (early years providers, schools, academies, free schools, colleges), nurses, GPs and other doctors, allied health professionals, therapeutic roles, practice leads, commissioned providers and private and voluntary organisations.
Before attending this session participants should have familiarised themselves with the CFA and Special Educational Needs and Disability Code of Practice: 0 to 25 years.
This course provides an overview of the Children and Families Act 2014 (CFA) and Special Educational Needs and Disability Code of Practice (COP) 0 to 25 years. It covers the principles of the statutory guidance and the duties of local authorities, education, health and others to co-operate and work together to support and prepare for adulthood children and young people, and fully involve them in their support.
By the end of the course participants will have:
- Improved their knowledge and understanding about the legal framework that informs best practice
- Improved their knowledge and understanding about their role and responsibility in respect of children with special education needs and disabilities under the code of practice;
- Improved their knowledge and understanding about the Education, Health and Care needs assessment and planning & review processes and how it is applied in the London Borough of Sutton