Professional Learning

Our events and courses are for any teachers, related professionals and parents involved in the lives of children who are deaf, have a visual impairment or a combination of both (deafblindness).

Our events are run on a self-financing basis, make sure you apply for your place as early as possible. Your booking will be acknowledged so contact us if you do not receive a reply from us.

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2019-20

April 2019 onwards

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Braille Competency Courses: Contracted and Uncontracted Braille courses for sighted learners to support individuals with visual impairments

Distance Learning

Tuesday, 17 September 2019

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Sharing Practice for Transcription & Resource Production Staff

SSC, Edinburgh

Tuesday, 24 September 2019

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Positive Mental Health in Children & Young People - FULL

SSC, Edinburgh

Thursday, 14 November 2019

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Accidental Counsellor

Perth

Tuesday, 19 November 2019

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Sensory Storytelling with Bag Books

SSC, Edinburgh

Friday, 29 November 2019

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Getting to grips with BSL Linguistics, acquisition, & assessment - Postponed

SSC, Edinburgh

Monday, 13 January 2020

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An Introduction to On-body Signing

Hazelwood School, Glasgow

Tuesday, 21 January 2020

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Positive Mental Health in Children & Young People - FULL

SSC, Edinburgh

Tuesday, 28 January 2020

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Meeting the social care needs of deaf children and young people

SSC, Edinburgh

Previous events



Events and Video Archive

Missed an event? We have materials and recordings from a number of professional learning courses available to view on our website.

Recordings and materials are available from a number of SSC professional learning events and webinars.

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