TACPAC Training for Professionals –

Venue: HEADS Training Centre, Hadrian School, Newcastle upon Tyne
Date: DATE TBC (9.30am – 3.30pm)
Cost: £160.00 per delegate (includes lunch and refreshments) or two days for £250.00

Please see course content/specification below:

Hadrian Education and Development Services are working in collaboration with TACPAC who are a specialist organisation that deliver Sensory Alignment training nationally. This 1 day training course is aimed at Teachers, Teaching Assistants, Occupational Therapists, Physiotherapists, Care Workers, Child Development Centres, Communication Workers, Speech Therapists and Health Workers.

Essential Training Day 1:

  • Heighten awareness of your own senses (we have many more than 5!)
  • Teach you how to work effectively with touch
  • Help you to build skills and confidence in multi-sensory integration (touch, sight, movement and sound)
  • Synchronise your sense of touch with your sense of music
  • Help you to understand sensory overload
  • Help you to gain confidence in working with deep pressure
  • Show you how to use resources appropriately
  • Give you the opportunity to meet other parents, carers and professionals
  • Give you a TACPAC CPD Certificate in Sensory Alignment

Advanced Training – Day 2:

  • To develop your understanding of your own sensory responses
  • To develop your powers of observation to enable more effective communication
  • Understand the components of music at a deeper level, enabling you to guide your touch more intuitively
  • Understand the development of the brain and the role of sensory experience
  • Be familiar with the use of Tacpac objects
If you would like to book a place on the training please contact the HEADS Training Centre on 0191 273 4440 or email

david.palmer@hadrian.newcastle.sch.uk

pauline.turner@hadrian.newcastle.sch.uk
The course is being offered at £160.00 per person, or two days for £250.00  which includes lunch.