Dyslexia Awareness Training

6 June 2018 10:00am–4:00pm

UNISON Office, Ranger House, Guildford

This course is a one day session from 10am to 4pm, that is open to
both UNISON members and activists.

Course Aims and Objectives:

  • Introduce and explain dyslexia and six associated neurodiverse
    ‘conditions’
  • Explore the characteristics of dyslexia and its workplace-related challenges
  • Dispel myths associated with dyslexia and around the fear of disclosure
  • Find out how to access support in the workplace

This course is not intended to be a day about how to manage someone in a workplace who is dyslexic, but is more of an introduction with some guidance and tips given.

This course is free for UNISON members and lunch will be provided.

To apply, please complete an application form and send it to your Branch office  or approval. If you have any enquiries about the application process, please call the Regional Education Team on 01483 406502. For any enquiries about member learning then please contact Suzanne Tipping on 01634 285710.