Training & Workshops

At Sensational Kids, we work hard to ensure that children receive the best support in all aspects of their lives. Professional development and training of parents, teachers, education specialists and carers is part of our mission so that we can be at our best to support and help our children to develop, learn and grow to realise their potential.

Why train with us?

Our training workshops and additional needs courses are designed for professionals and parents, allowing you to upskill and be at your best to support the children in your care. Every year, over 500 professionals and parents benefit from upskilling with us.

Topics are relevant and timely, designed to support you and your child. Our courses and workshops are delivered by world-class experts and our multi-disciplinary team of therapists.

Training for schools and organisations

 

We also offer tailored training to schools and organisations around Ireland in the following areas:

  • Sensory Processing and Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Understanding Autism Spectrum Disorders and developing play skills
  • Developing fine and gross motor skills
  • Developmental Co-ordination Disorder (DCD) and play including developing independent care skills
  • Handwriting
  • Heavy work and movement breaks for attention and concentration
  • Helping children and young people with anxiety and stress
  • Organisational Skills
  • Sensory Processing
  • Speech & Language Therapy Tips.

If you share our passion for supporting children to be at their best, start learning and developing your career today with Sensational Kids! Discover our courses and workshops.

Upcoming Events

 
 

October 15, 2021

Handwriting Without Tears Online Workshop October 2021

Providing you with the knowledge, skills and materials needed to effectively teach handwriting. Our comprehensive, easy-to-use curriculum applies engaging multisensory techniques and research-based methods to make handwriting a natural and automatic skill for children of all ages and abilities.
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November 11, 2021

Building Blocks for Sensory Integration

This two-day, experiential course provides therapists with an in-depth understanding of the developmental and neurophysiological links between sensory integration and the basic primary movement patterns that provide the foundation (or building blocks) for sensory modulation and integration.
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Special Needs Training

In addition to our range of Continuous Professional Development workshops presented by leading world-class experts throughout the year, Sensational Kids multidisciplinary team offers tailored training to schools and organisations around Ireland.
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