The award winning SEN Teaching Diploma is our best selling online course for anyone looking to start a career or gain skills in the teaching industry.
The course is structured into 5 modules with expertly designed online study materials, video lessons so you learn everything you need to know to succeed.
SEN Teaching Assistants carry out a wide range of practical and administrative tasks under the direction of the class teacher and in the supervision and support of pupils’ learning. In doing so they are helping to make more time available for the teacher to teach. There is a huge demand for SEN Teaching Assistants around the country but also many thousands of applicants for these positions.
This SEN Teaching Diploma is designed to help you become an ideal teaching assistant to all children. With the skills learnt from this course you will be able to make a difference to a child’s learning through identifying and planning the special educational needs of the individual. You will be able to see their improvement and how your help is appreciated.
Benefits of studying the SEN Teaching Diploma with Janets include
- Earn a free e-certificate upon successful completion.
- Accessible, informative modules taught by expert instructors
- Study in your own time, at your own pace, through your computer tablet or mobile device
- Benefit from instant feedback through mock exams and multiple-choice assessments
- Get 24/7 help or advice from our email and live chat teams
- Improve your chance of gaining professional skills and better earning potential.
The course is delivered through our online learning platform, accessible through any internet-connected device. There are no formal deadlines or teaching schedules, meaning you are free to study the course at your own pace.
You are taught through a combination of
- Video lessons
- Online study materials
- Mock exams
- Multiple-choice assessment
The SEN Teaching Diploma is made up of five mandatory modules
- The Foundations of Teaching
- Teaching Special Educational Needs and Disability (SEND) Students
- Teaching SEND Students in the US
- Assisting Students with ADHD
- Assisting Students with dyslexia
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Fundamentals of Teaching
- Understanding the Development of Children and Young Person
- Communication and Professional Relationships with Pupils and Family
- Safeguarding the Welfare of Children and Young Person
SEN: Special Educational Needs
- Introduction to Special Educational Needs (SEN)
- Understand Constructivism in the Classroom and know your role as a teacher
- SEN Code of Practice
- Get an understanding on SENCO
- Classroom Management Strategies for Children with Special Needs
- Physical Difficulties, Sensory Difficulties, Cognitive Impairments of Pupils
- How to Deal with Pupils with Autism
- Understanding Learning Difficulties
- Anger Management Methods for Pupils With Special Needs
- Teaching Children with Down Syndrome
- Conclusion SEN
- What is ADHD?
- Causes of ADHD
- Diagnosing ADHD
- Treating ADHD
- ADHD and Education
- Reasonable Adjustments: ADHD
- Adults with ADHD
- What is Dyslexia?
- Identifying Dyslexia
- Co-occurring Conditions
- Diagnosing Dyslexia
- Creating Dyslexia Friendly Environment
- Solutions for Dyslexia
Upon successful completion of the course you will be able to obtain your course completion e-certificate free of cost. Print copy by post is also available at an additional cost.
Who is this course for?
SEN Teaching Diploma is suitable for anyone who want to gain extensive knowledge, potential experience and professional skills in the related field. This is a great opportunity for all student from any academic backgrounds to learn more on this subject.
Student Testimonials On Our SEN Teaching Diploma:
"Wonderful course! All the modules provided helped me gain confidence as a teacher so thank you!"
"Teaching children with special education needs can be daunting if you are pressured with learning. However, when I took this course, it provided me modules that are very comprehensive but full of knowledge. Perfect for people who want to try SEN teaching."
Whether you’re an existing practitioner or aspiring professional, this course will enhance your expertise and boost your CV with key skills and an accredited qualification attesting to your knowledge.
The SEN Teaching Diploma is open to all, with no formal entry requirements. All you need is a passion for learning, a good understanding of the English language, numeracy and IT, and to be over the age of 16.
Training offered by the SEN Teaching Diploma could potentially benefit a range of roles, but would particularly enhance careers in
- Support Work
- SEN Education
- Other professional SEN teaching roles
Questions and answers
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It mentions SEN in the USA, but will it also apply to SEN in the UK and other countries?
Dear Farah, The course is designed for the learners of the UK. There is a small module for the learners of USA. Therefore, it can be applied for the learners of both countries. Thanks Help Desk.This was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
Can this course be taken from outside the UK?
Dear Elizabeth, Thanks for your question. All of our courses are online courses. Therefore, you can do the courses from anywhere in the world. As the courses are almost all device friendly, you can do the course from your convenient device as well. Thanks, Help Desk.This was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
Can I take the course living outside the UK? Are the exams online?
Hi Faith, All our courses are online, therefore, you can take the course from anywhere in the world. The exams are online as well and can be taken at any time that suits you the most. Thanks.This was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
If you fail the test do you get another chance ?
Hi Sam, You can take the mock test three times without any extra fees. If you fail in the final exam, you can reset it by a very little additional fee. ThanksThis was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
How long is the course and when can I start?
Hi Miro, The course duration is 24 hours. However, you will have a one-year access to the course after purchasing. You can complete the course anytime within a year. As all of our courses are online, you start the course anytime after purchasing. Thanks.This was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
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Is this course equivalent to going to university and doing it?
Dear Sadie, Thanks for the question. All our courses are self-development courses which are certified by the CPD. This is not a formal qualification we are providing. The qualification we are providing is our own stand-alone qualification which is certified by CPD. This is not to be compared with any other levels set by any other bodies. Thanks, Help Desk.This was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
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