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Training for parents/carers

Following feedback we now provide a monthly round up of all training available for SEND parents/carers in Bedford Borough.

Round up of Training available in February 2023

To book training for 

Autism Bedfordshire - Visit their training page by clicking here

Bedford Borough Parent Carer Forum - Visit their event page on their website by clicking here 

Carers in Beds - visit their what's on calendar by click here then click on the date and time 

Early Help Triple P Training - Email Triplep@bedford.gov.uk please make the subject the date time and title of the course 

 

 

Monday 6th February –

9.30-11.30am (In person)

Bedford Borough Parent Carer Forum

Coffee Morning  Anti-Bullying

 

Monday 6th February

7pm (online)

 

Bedford Borough Parent Carer Forum

Autism in Girls

 

Tuesday 7th February - 10am-1pm (In person)

 

Bedford Borough Parent Carer Forum Autism and Using Social Stories

 

Wednesday 8th February - 7pm (Online)

 

Bedford Borough Parent Carer Forum

Intrusive Thoughts and SEND

 

Monday 20th February - 7pm (Online)

 

Bedford Borough Parent Carer Forum

Autism and Executive Function for Parents

 

Tuesday 21st February 10:30am to 11:30am (Online and recording available later if you can’t attend)

Carers in Beds

Wellbeing Webinar – Financial Wellbeing in a Cost of Living Crisis

*Recording available if you can’t attend at this time

 

Thursday 23rd February,

Thursday 2nd March

Thursday 9th March

7-9pm (Online)

 

Bedford Borough Parent Carer Forum

IPSEA Training - An Introduction to SEND Law

 

 

Monday 27th of Feb

6pm, to 9pm (Online)

Autism Bedfordshire

Autism & Sensory Processing

£15 members £20 Non members

 

Bedfordshire and Luton Recovery College

The 2023 Winter Versison  (Jan to Match 2023 ) Prospectus is out now.

Click to download here: The latest prospectus.

BLMK SEND eLearning for Parents and Practitioners

Bedford Borough Council and Bedford Borough Parent Carer Forum have worked with partners from across Bedfordshire, Luton and Milton Keynes to coproduce a set of 3 eLearning modules where you can learn more about SEND and the Childrens and Families Act 2014.

You can access the training through clicking here . You will need to register as a new user to be able to access the training. For many of the registration questions parents can simply answer N/A.

The below video gives an introduction to what to expect from this eLearning

 

 

ONLINE Council for Disabled Children level 1 and 2 SEND basic awareness training (Certificate available)

The Council for Disabiled Children is delighted to announce the launch of their SEND Basic Awareness e-learning course. This freely available, self-guided e-learningwill improve people  knowledge and understanding of:

  • the Children and Families Act,
  • the SEND Code of Practice,
  • the Local Offer,
  • the graduated approach

Level 1 link -  Level 1: SEND Basic Awareness | Council for Disabled Children

Level 2 link - Level 2: SEND Basic Awareness | Council for Disabled Children

ONLINE Parent/Carer Module An Introduction to Speech and Language Communication