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High quality training for education professionals working in the area of special needs.

At Communicate-ed we are passionate about seeing people developed to their true potential. That passion drives our own training portfolio, and extends to other situations, including into the developing nations.

Communicate-ed is the largest provider of training in Access Arrangements in the UK, training thousands of professionals involved in this area each year.

We also offer a range of other modules providing training in various aspects of special educational need.

All of our courses are available online and we also offer face to face training in venues round the country. Our expert course tutors are also available to run tailor-made courses for schools, colleges, local authorities or support services.

Through our charitable trust we support projects promoting education and economic empowerment for the poorest of the poor in developing nations. We have so far contributed £865,000 towards such projects.

As the pandemic continues, colleagues may wish to stay up to date with the latest news from Ofqual.

Testimonials Some feedback from our course attendees

I appreciated being able to learn and then complete activities in the comfort of my own home/work place, whichever suited me…

Inclusion Manager

I thoroughly enjoyed all of this course. It met my professional needs very well in all aspects. The delivery was well paced and the content very useful in all areas. It was useful also to network. Lots of food for thought!

SpLD Qualified Teacher (Access Arrangements Update-Refresher Course)

A vital part of my professional training each year, thank you.

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Charitable Support

Since 2002 we have been able to donate over £800,000 including tax added through Gift Aid to charity projects which support educational opportunities, particularly for those caught in poverty in the UK and overseas.