Parent and Carer Learning Opportunities


LCIS: Family Training & Support for Autism/Social Communication Autumn 2023

In addition to our school service offer, LCIS provides a range of courses for families of primary and secondary-aged children and young people in Newham who have a diagnosis of autism or social communication difficulties.
Our training is divided into Early Years: for parents/carers of children in nursery & School Aged: for parents/carers of children in Reception-Year 11.

Please click here to view the courses and book a place.


Autumn 2023: SCERTS Training Course for Parents/Carers *face-to-face!

Training for parents/carers of children who:

  • Are in Reception to Year 11 who have social communication needs or a diagnosis of Autism.
  • Parents/carers must be Newham residents or children must attend a Newham school YR-Y11.

Please download the SCERTS Training Course Flyer here.


Online training for Parents/Carers Intensive Interaction

Intensive Interaction is an approach which involves following your child’s lead
and facilitating motivating interactions in order to develop the early fundamental
skills of communication e.g. joint attention, turn taking, increased vocalisations
and the development of meaningful eye contact.

Please click here for more information.


Online Training for Parents/Carers: Core Vocabulary Boards (CVB)

In this course you will learn what a Core Vocabulary Board is and why and how to use them at home with your child. There will be opportunities to ask questions about topics covered with the Speech and Language Therapists.

This training is appropriate for parents/carers of children and young people where a Core Vocabulary Board (CVB) is being used in school or has been recommended by a professional.

Please click here for more information.


Last updated: 12/09/2023

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