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Role of the Additional Learning Needs Co-ordinator (ALNCo)

£155.00£185.00 + VAT

SKU: N/A Category:


The role of the ALENCo in Wales is one of the most demanding and complex roles in school. It involves extensive amounts of leadership, collaboration and a significant helping of specialist knowledge and understanding of needs and legal systems.

This course is designed to support you within this role by expanding your knowledge, skills and confidence in the following areas:

Legal Responsibilities
• The Additional Learning Needs Codes and Regulations
• The ALNCo’s Role
• Setting up/reviewing effective systems
• IDPs
• The Equality Act 2010 & Reasonable Adjustments

Developing an effective ALN Department
• Auditing interventions/support
• Effective interventions – sharing good practice
• Effective deployment of ALN Support Staff
• Developing Pupil Voice
• Working in partnership with parents

Whole School Inclusion
• Providing effective staff CPD
• Promoting differentiation in the classroom
• Setting up a staff resource bank
• Ensuring successful transitions

Preparing for Inspection
• Measuring achievement and evaluating the experiences of pupils with ALN
• Gathering evidence for Estyn inspection
• Effectively presenting data & Information
• Developing an action plan


Target Audience

For new ALNCos and ALNCos wanting to refresh/review their practise.


Further information

Times: 9:30am – 3:00pm live online training via Zoom
Trainer will be in the room at 9:15am and until 3:30pm to answer any questions or for further information etc.
Breaks for mid morning and afternoon including an hour for lunch will also be given.
Questions and discussions are welcome throughout the training. We want to make this your day.


Your Pack

Information and links will be emailed to you prior and during the course.
Your pack including handouts, a M&S gift voucher for food, snack pen and notepad will be posted to you prior to the course.
We will ensure that the training day is made comfortable and stress free for you to enjoy wherever you are.
This course is also available as in-house / INSET training at your school. Contact us for details.

Additional information

Date and Location

14th June 2022, 18th October 2022, 2nd December 2022