SEND - A Graduated Approach Course

Investing in our SEND training course will give you:

  • Knowledge about 27 different SEND issues
  • A toolbox of strategies
  • Enhanced skill set
  • Unlimited user access
  • A full training programme to support teachers with SEND children

Our Special Educational Needs course enriches staff’s knowledge about a wide range of SEND; common within mainstream and specialist settings.

Beneficial for early career teachers and more experienced teachers and SENDCO’s.

Training is delivered in small chunks so you can access what you need, when you need it.

Online access, video presentations, unlimited users and revisitable modules.

It can be delivered as a training course or teachers can choose modules based on requirements, with complete flexibility to suit you school’s needs.


Discounts available for multi-purchase for Academies


This course is split into manageable units:

Module 1-The SEND Code of Practice

The Plan – A Graduated Approach

SEND Areas of Need

Module 2 -Learning and Cognition

An Introduction- Learning and Cognition

Developmental Dyscalculia

Developmental Dysgraphia



Global Delay (GDD)


Module 3 – Communication and Interaction

An Introduction – Communication and Interaction


Autism (ASD)

Pragmatic/Social Communication Difficulties

Expressive language difficulties

Receptive Language Difficulties

Module 4 -Social Emotional and Mental Health

Pathological Demand Avoidance

Self Esteem

ACE’s & Attachment Disorders

Depression & Low Mood


SEMH introduction

Module 5 -Sensory and Physical

An Introduction – Sensory and Physical

Hearing impairment (HI)

Visual impairment (VI)

Key points:

  • Inclusivity: Designed to cater to the diverse learning needs of children with SEND. It will help staff focus on creating an inclusive classroom environment where children feel valued and supported.
  • Professional Development:  Access to training that will effectively address the needs of students with various disabilities, learning differences, and special requirements. Empowering schools to provide individualised support.
  • Curriculum Integration: Seamlessly integrate into your existing curriculum. It encompasses a wide range of topics, including differentiated instruction, assistive technologies, behaviour management, and collaboration with specialists.
  • Parent and Community Involvement: YogaBugs believe in building a strong partnership with parents and the wider community. The course will encourage active involvement of parents and caregivers in the educational journey of their children.

Who is it aimed at:

  • SENDCO’s
  • Teaching assistants
  • Early Career Teachers
  • Mental Health Leads
  • Pastoral Managers
  • Family Support Worker
  • Anyone wanting to expand their knowledge and support children with SEND

Whole Course Overview

  • To understand what the key areas of need are for SEND;
  • To understand what a ‘Graduated Approach’ is and how this should be organised to support learners effectively;
  • To gain knowledge about a wide range of common SEND issues across all of the categories of need;
  • To build a toolbox of strategies and ideas that will work for a wide range of common areas of SEND;
  • To enhance the skillset of all staff working with SEND children so they gain more effective outcomes for all;
  • To promote all teachers as confident teachers of SEND children.


Discounts available for multi-purchase for Academies