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Leicester CPD Revolution 2020: Free CPD for DSA professionals

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Holiday Inn Leicester

129 Saint Nicholas Circle

Leicester

LE1 5LX

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CPD training on specialist assistive technology for DSA professionals. Five workshops, plus a new AT software exhibition, all in a day.

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Join us for the CPD Revolution 2020 as we head to eight locations across the UK including Plymouth, Cardiff, London, Leicester, Manchester, Newcastle upon Tyne, and two new locations of Glasgow and Belfast, due to popular demand.

Returning for 2020 with a key focus on mental health awareness, this year's event series will provide exclusive CPD training in Mental Health First Aid.

This free event is brought to you by Learning Labs.

What happens on the day?

Rotate in small groups, attending five 45-minute workshops. Each workshop offers interactive and hands-on experience with the latest assistive technology. This year's series also offers a new AT software exhibition from leading providers.

Five new interactive workshops for 2020 including:

  • Mental health first aid: An exclusive CPD Revolution workshop, delivered by wellbeing experts SkyBounders.
  • AT e-learning: Learning Labs.
  • Hearing impairment AT: Gordon Morris.
  • Visual impairment AT: VisionAid.
  • Ergonomics equipment: Contour and Online Ergonomics.

Keynote speaker:

Learning Support Centre Director Laura Cook: Mental Health Mentoring: a student perspective, how mentoring can complement CBT and how we support student safety in relation to suicide ideation.

All-New Software Exhibition:

  • Read&Write
  • EquatIO
  • Glean
  • Audio Notetaker
  • ProStudy
  • MindView
  • Global Tasks
  • Global AutoCorrect

What do I get out of it?

  • All attendees receive CPD certificates, free software licences and resources.
  • Confidence in writing recommendation reports having had hands-on experience with the latest AT.
  • The chance to meet up with peers in your area, share ideas, ask questions and make new friends!

Venue:

HOLIDAY INN – ST. NICHOLAS CIRCLE - 129 St Nicholas Cir, Leicester LE1 5LX .

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