Autism, Sport & Physical Activity Course

TitleAutism, Sport & Physical Activity Course
TypeGeneral
Date18/1/2018
Time
VenueClare Mount Specialist Sports College, Fender Lane, Moreton, Wirral, Merseyside, CH46 9PA
Contact Name
Telephone0151 606 9440
Emaild.keefe@claremount.wirral.sch.uk
Website 
Description

Thursday 1st February 2018

Tutors: Dan Keefe and Jon White from Clare Mount Specialist Sports College will be supported by Ruth Jones, Trainer Consultant, Active for Autism, The National Autistic Society (NAS).

Venue: Clare Mount Specialist Sports College, Fender Lane, Moreton, Wirral, Merseyside, CH46 9PA.

Times: 9.30AM-4.00PM

Booking: Please contact Dan Keefe on d.keefe@claremount.wirral.sch.uk or Georgina Kearlsey g.kearsley@claremount.wirral.sch.uk (Wed-Fri) or call 0151 606 9440. Please do not assume you have a place until it is confirmed as demand for this course is expected to be high.

Please provide your name, school, role and contact details.

The course will be a mix of theory and practical and will be certificated by NAS.

Places available: 25.

Cost: £60pp. This is heavily subsidised by our Inclusion Lead School Grant funding from the Youth Sport Trust. Please make cheques payable to Clare Mount School or email k.o’brien@claremount.wirral.sch.uk with a payment transfer request code.

This course is open to teachers, coaches, teaching assistants and other professionals working with autistic children in schools and sports clubs across the region.

Course aim:

– Provide learners with a current understanding of autism and an opportunity to practice strategies within sport activities.

 

Course outcomes:

Learners to be able to…..

  • define and explain the differences experienced by people on the autism spectrum
  • understand how these differences may impact on engaging with sport-related activities
  • become familiar with the SPELL framework
  • practice strategies that can help autistic people participate in sport

Registration form can be found here

News post will be removed on Tuesday September 18th, 2018

Cost£60
Document 1REGISTRATION FORM - 1st Feb Autism 2018