The Seashell MSI (Deafblind) Intervenor course is a five-day course and is quality endorsed by the Open College Network.
Upon successful completion of the course participants will received a Certificate of Attendance and can be classed as a Trained MSI Intervenor.
The course meets the requirements of the Intervenor Standards issued by NatSIP.
It is specifically designed for teaching assistants, health care workers, learning support workers, social care workers and those employed to work on a 1:1 basis with a child or young person who is congenitally multi-sensory impaired / deafblind or has a single sensory impairment with additional complex needs.
Course content includes:
- impact of deafblindness
- visual and hearing impairment, communication, including tactile signing)
- development of touch
- functional MSI curriculum and environments
- the role of the Intervenor
- mobility and independent living skills
- sensory processing difficulties
17, 18, 23, 24, 25 November 2022 – This course will be 4 days delivered remotely and 1 day ‘face to face’
11, 12, 17, 18, 19 May 2023 – This course will be delivered ‘face to face’ on site at Seashell.
Find out more about the course and facilitators here.
Course Fee: £450
(£350 for Seashell Staff via Learning & Development)
To find out more or to book your place please get in touch with Outreach Services.
Excellent training delivered by knowledgeable, dedicated and passionate professionals. I will be able to use many of the strategies within my current role. I have thoroughly enjoyed every aspect of this training. Thank you so much
Past course participant