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We reserve the right to reject any application that does not meet the criteria specified or to require the applicant to complete other courses prior to entry on to the programme.
If you do not hold a degree you may be interested in our Level 5 Diploma in Strategic Teaching Support for Dyslexia and Literacy (DADIP61) CPD Pathway route
Professional Certificate in Structured Teaching Intervention for Dyslexia and Literacy:
*you will be required to find and work with a student/learner in the age range in which you have trained for Module C, full details can be found in the syllabus brochure above.
After completion of Modules A, B & C you can move on to study Modules D and E which will enable you to become a fully qualified Assessor and gives you eligibility to apply for an Assessment Practising Certificate. for full details regarding progression see programme brochure above.
You can only refer to yourself as a specialist teacher if you already hold a teaching qualification.
The Dyslexia Action Professional programme is a competency-assessed course at Level 7, Master’s level, which requires tutor assessment of the candidate undertaking teaching and assessment. This means that other academic programmes that have not included competency assessment or are at a lower level (e.g. Level 5 or Level 6) may not qualify for accreditation of prior learning (APL). We may however be able to offer some recognition of attainment.
For further details please see: accreditation of prior learning
Please ensure that you download and read the information in the programme brochure above before applying.
Once you have completed the application form and entry has been accepted fees will be payable by module, one at a time, and must be paid in full before the start of the module or you will be referred to the next available start date.
* Please note there is a Pay later fee of £25 +VAT for those choosing not to pay online at time of module registration.
Cohort Start dates:
Entry 7 September 2021: Apply by July 2021
Entry Jan 2022: Apply by Nov 2021
Entry April 2022: Apply by February 2022
The Postgraduate Level programmes delivered by Dyslexia Action Training lead to the award of credit points, as indicated, by Middlesex University.
The Dyslexia Action Professional Certificate in Structured Teaching Intervention for Dyslexia and Literacy is eligible for Associate Membership (ADG) of The Dyslexia Guild and is also accredited by the British Dyslexia Association (BDA) for specialist teachers/practitioners (ATS/APS) and PATOSS for Associate membership.