Special Educational Needs & Disability (SEND) in Swimming CPD

This CPD course has been designed to equip attendees with the necessary tools and strategies required to teach swimming to children with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND).

During the course you will take part in practical workshops and learn how to communicate effectively with children who have a range of difficulties including; physical or sensory difficulties, emotional and behavioural difficulties, speech and language needs and autism. The CPD is delivered by a specialist SEND teacher with extensive knowledge, understanding and experience in this area.

With the skills learnt from this course you will be able to make a difference to a child’s ability to swim through identifying and planning a tailor-made programme relevant to his/her individual needs. Attendees will learn basic sign language, design and make symbols and communication aids and will take away an enhanced knowledge and understanding of a broad range of SEND.