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Across the 3 clusters of the FTSA there is a huge range of training courses and other dates that may be of interest to you - events that we are attending, School experience programme dates and much more.  These are regularly updated and added to, so please check back.
  1. 24 Jan 7, 14 & 28 Feb 2019
    Makaton for professionals
    1.15pm-4.15pm Lanterns Bereweeke Road Winchester SO22 6AJ
    Multi-session workshop for Professionals who need to use Makaton in their work and those requiring in-depth Makaton training. An essential part of the entry criteria for Makaton Regional Tutor Training. This workshop will be available in Alton later in the year.
Makaton @ Winchester course flyer
  1. 27 Feb 2019
    School Experience Programme
    9am-3pm Schools in the Alton Cluster
    Did you know that you can convert your degree into a Teaching qualification with a one-year PGCE? Find out more with our School Experience Programme… * Gain first-hand experience of a working day in a school * Ask about our School Direct PGCE course * Talk to teachers about day-to-day school life To find out more, register with Get into Teaching at: https://getintoteaching.education.gov.uk/ school-experience or email Chloe at [email protected]
  1. 5 Mar & 30 Apr 2019
    Enriching Child Initiated Learning
    4.30-6pm (March) 4.30-5.30pm (April) Haven Nursery School Harris Road Gosport Hampshire PO13 0UY
    A 2 session workshop designed to support practitioners in broadening and deepening a child initiated interest enabling their development.
Download Child Initiated Learning Flyer 
  1. 6 Mar 2019
    Get Into Teaching event
    6pm-8pm Anstey Junior School Eastbrooke Road Alton GU34 2DR Hampshire
    Interested in Teaching as a career? Then this is the event for you! Covering opportunities in Primary, Secondary and SEND. Speak to one of our Headteachers about what we have to offer, what makes us different, and how this difference will benefit you. i2i Teaching Partnership (Weydon Secondary School) and Innovation Teaching School (The Ridgeway School) will also be attending.
Download Get Into Teaching Flyer - Alton
  1. 7, 14, 21 & 28 Mar 2019
    Makaton for parents
    1pm-3.45pm Lanterns Bereweeke Road Winchester SO22 6AJ
    A multi-session introductory workshop is recommended for parents, carers and child minders who need to use Makaton at home and in their work. An essential part of the entry criteria for Makaton Local Tutor Training.
Makaton for parents @ Winchester
course flyer
  1. 8 Mar 2019
    Creating Visuals
    9.30am-11am 1pm-3.30pm Bushy Leaze Eastbrooke Road Alton GU34 2DR Hampshire
    A hands-on session for practitioners and parents who have a child who would benefit from using visual aids. Learn how to create personalised visuals that can then be introduced into your home or setting.
Download Creating Visuals Flyer 
  1. 9 Mar 2019
    Get Into Teaching event
    9-11.30am Weydon Secondary School Weydon Lane Farnham Surrey GU9 8UG
    Interested in Teaching as a career? Then this is the event for you! Speak to one of our Headteachers about what we have to offer, what makes us different, and how this difference will benefit you. Hosted by i2i Teaching Partnership (Weydon Secondary School).
Download Get Into Teaching Flyer - Weydon
  1. 21 Mar 2019
    School Experience Programme
    9am-3pm Schools in the Alton Cluster
    Did you know that you can convert your degree into a Teaching qualification with a one-year PGCE? Find out more with our School Experience Programme… * Gain first-hand experience of a working day in a school * Ask about our School Direct PGCE course * Talk to teachers about day-to-day school life To find out more, register with Get into Teaching at: https://getintoteaching.education.gov.uk/ school-experience or email Chloe at [email protected]
  1. 2 Apr 2019
    Alton Cluster NQT Network Meeting
    3.45-4.45pm The Butts Primary School Alton GU34 1PW
    A chance to network with other local Alton Cluster NQTs, share ideas, successes and difficulties with the year so far and explore how to write successful reports for the children in your class.
Download NQT Network flyer
  1. 5 Apr 2019
    Making Sense of Autism
    9 & 1pm (for 1.5hrs) The Butts School Bolle Road Alton GU34 1PW
    Hosted by Better Together Teaching School Gain a better understanding and awareness of autism and the way it affects pupils in school. Aimed at mainstream.
Autism Workshop flyer 
Better Together Teaching School
  1. 25 Apr 2019
    School Experience Programme
    9am-3pm Schools in the Alton Cluster
    Did you know that you can convert your degree into a Teaching qualification with a one-year PGCE? Find out more with our School Experience Programme… * Gain first-hand experience of a working day in a school * Ask about our School Direct PGCE course * Talk to teachers about day-to-day school life To find out more, register with Get into Teaching at: https://getintoteaching.education.gov.uk/ school-experience or email Chloe at [email protected]
  1. 8 May 2019
    Learning Through Play
    9am-3.30pm Bushy Leaze Eastbrooke Road Alton GU34 2DR Hampshire
    FTSA and HCC are working in partnership to deliver this 1 day course to discover the importance of learning through play in Year R. With a mix of learning and practical activities, this course is aimed at Teaching Assistants who are new to working in the Foundation Stage/Year R.
Download Learning Through Play
course flyer
  1. 13&20 May 2019
    Attention Autism
    9.30am-3.30pm Lanterns Nursery School Bereweeke Road Winchester SO22 6AJ
    This foundation level, 2 day course targeting the teaching of attention, communication and social interaction skills, equipping attendees with the skills to set up and run the 4 stage Attention Autism programme. 
Download Attention Autism course flyer
  1. 7&14 June 2019
    Successful ASC Transitions
    9am-4pm Bushy Leaze Eastbrooke Road Alton GU34 2DR Hampshire
    2 day course offering a multi-professional approach on how to achieve successful transitions for ASC children. Aimed at Practitioners working with pre-school and Year R children.
Download Successful ASC Transitions course flyer
  1. 23 May 2019
    School Experience Programme
    9am-3pm Schools in the Alton Cluster
    Did you know that you can convert your degree into a Teaching qualification with a one-year PGCE? Find out more with our School Experience Programme… * Gain first-hand experience of a working day in a school * Ask about our School Direct PGCE course * Talk to teachers about day-to-day school life To find out more, register with Get into Teaching at: https://getintoteaching.education.gov.uk/ school-experience or email Chloe at [email protected]
  1. 20 June 2019
    School Experience Programme
    9am-3pm Schools in the Alton Cluster
    Did you know that you can convert your degree into a Teaching qualification with a one-year PGCE? Find out more with our School Experience Programme… * Gain first-hand experience of a working day in a school * Ask about our School Direct PGCE course * Talk to teachers about day-to-day school life To find out more, register with Get into Teaching at: https://getintoteaching.education.gov.uk/ school-experience or email Chloe at [email protected]