Who are these Courses Suitable for

Our Continuing Professional Development pathways have been designed to strengthen the expertise and confidence of UK teachers, teaching assistants, instructors, tutors, learning support staff or lecturers.

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How the pathways works

The pathway offers full flexibility to enable you to study online at a pace to suit you, you can study either units or awards which make up certificates which are the pathway to our Level 5 Diploma in Strategic Teaching Support for Dyslexia and Literacy.

How are the courses delivered and what are the benefits of studying online?

  • The pathways are only delivered online which offers you the flexibility to organise your time to fit around your professional and personal commitments.  It also saves you the time and expense of travel and classroom attendance
  • Tutor support is offered throughout the duration of the induction and course
  • These qualifications equate to Level 4 or 5  on the National Qualifications Framework (NQF) and the Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF) See: http://ofqual.gov.uk/help-and-advice/comparing-qualifications


Please read the documents below which provide full details including entry requirements, courses on offer and other important information you may need before applying


“Excellent well structured and supported courses! Thank you!”

"The support offered here is excellent, the tutors are always available to help and I would highly recommend you study with Dyslexia Action"

“This is an excellent short CPD course for me and I have enjoyed every single minute of it. I am very pleased that the course run during the summer period, as this is the only time I can do any course to improve my skills. The tutors are very supportive.”

“The course provided a practical solution to CPD when other courses were impossible due to cost, time and location”

CPD Pathway - Awards and Certificates

Pathway to the Level 5 Diploma