Portage Workshop–A Small Steps Approach to learning for Children with SEND

To be completed by: Fri 13 Mar 2020

Time: -Fri 13 Mar 2020 | Venue:

3 Day Course, Day 1:14/05/2020 09:15 - 15:00 Day 2: 15/05/2020 09:15 - 15:00 Day 3:11/06/2020 09:15- 15:00 Course run by the Bradford Portage Service.


All school staff MUST book on to our courses via the following website:



New updated Portage Training from the National Portage Association (NPA) www.portage.org.uk

“Portage Workshop: A Small Steps Approach to learning for Children with SEND”

2 Days and a 1 day follow up

Thursday 14th  May 2020         9:15am – 3:00pm

Friday 15th May 2020               9:15am – 3:00pm

Thursday 11th June 2020         9:15am – 3:00pm – follow up day

Venue: Margaret McMillan Tower, Princes Way, BD1 1NN

Attendance on all 3 days is required for this course

This 3 day workshop is open to anyone working with young children (under 7) with additional needs /disabilities and their families. It covers the core curriculum set out by the National Portage Association. The course is very relevant for parents and all Early Years Practitioners, SENCOs & Teachers particularly those working in nurseries and 2 year provision, Schools, Children’s Centres and other Early years settings.

The course will cover –

  • The Portage Model
  • Working in Partnership with parents/carers
  • Agreeing long term goals and writing clear teaching targets
  • Helping children learn by the small step approach (task analysis)
  • Specialist teaching techniques
  • Play for children with additional needs
  • Recording and evaluating children’s developmental progress

For information about the course contact:

Janine Wood Senior Portage Home Visitor janine.wood3@bradford.gov.uk

COST: For the 3 day course plus materials and certificate - £170

To book places please click on this link –


Refreshments: Drinks on arrival and mid-afternoon

cancellation fees apply


Published: 16/03/2020
Audience: Early Years Practitioners, SENCOs & EYFS Teachers particularly those working in Day Nurseries a
Contact: Heather Varo

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