City & Guilds Level 5 Diploma in Teaching Disabled Learners (STEP)
The STEP Diploma (Specialist Teacher Education Programme) is designed to support the continuing professional development of new and existing teachers who are teaching in SEND. It will improve their specialist skills and knowledge in order to plan, assess and deliver teaching to learners with a range of learning difficulties, disabilities and additional needs across all contexts. The course is delivered over three blocks of two days and incorporates activity–based learning, Practitioner Led Research and reflective practice. Course materials are complemented by bespoke websites and Moodle support.
Delivery: Three blocks of two days.
Teaching required: 50 hours.
Number of observations: Four, with two being graded good or above.