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Membership Types

Full Member (£70 p/a)

SpLD Level 7 Qualified: For individuals who hold a specialist qualification in teaching and assessment of people with Specific Learning Difficulties. These individuals are qualified to provide diagnostic assessment and teach people with Specific Learning Difficulties

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  • PPM Name Suffix
  • Tutor & Assessor Listing
  • Members E-Newsletter
  • Patoss bulletin
  • Professional Advice Helpline
  • Legal Helpline
  • Local Groups
  • Patoss Voting Rights
  • Specialist Resources: Free and Discounted
  • Indeminity Insurance: £21.25 admin fee, £84.00 typical cover payable to AJG.
  • Personal DBS Check: £75 fee
  • Assessment Practicing Certificate (APC): £165 fee: standard £240 fee: over 5 year application
  • Day Training: Discount of £30 for full day, £15 for half day
  • Mentoring: £165 fee
  • Conference: Discount of £30
  • Forum: £30pa
  • Teaching Practising Certificate (TPC): £60 fee

Associate Member (£70 p/a)

SpLD Level 5 Qualified: For individuals who hold a specialist qualification in teaching of people with Specific Learning Difficulties. These individuals are qualified to teach and assess for establishing and reviewing a teaching programme for people with Specific Learning Difficulties.

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  • PPM Name Suffix
  • Tutor & Assessor Listing
  • Members E-Newsletter
  • Patoss bulletin
  • Professional Advice Helpline
  • Legal Helpline
  • Local Groups
  • Specialist Resources: Free and Discounted
  • Indeminity Insurance: £21.25 admin fee, £84.00 typical cover payable to AJG.
  • Personal DBS Check: £75 fee
  • Day Training: Discount of £30 for full day, £15 for half day.
  • Mentoring: £165 fee
  • Conference: Discount of £30
  • Forum: £30pa
  • Teaching Practising Certificate (TPC): £60 fee

Affliate Member (£60 p/a)

Practitioner Psychologist: Individuals who have an allied professional qualification (not SpLD) and have a professional involvement in Specific Learning Difficulties. Qualification is approved, by the Patoss Board of Directors.

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  • PPM Name Suffix
  • Tutor & Assessor Listing
  • Members E-Newsletter
  • Patoss bulletin
  • Professional Advice Helpline
  • Legal Helpline
  • Local Groups
  • Specialist Resources: Free and Discounted
  • Day Training: Discount of £30 for full day, £15 for half day.
  • Mentoring: £165 fee
  • Conference: Discount of £30
  • Forum: £30pa

Supporting Member (£50 p/a)

Educators and Parents: Individuals who do not have a specific learning difficulty (SpLD) or allied qualification but do have an interest in SpLD and wish to support the aims and activities of Patoss.

Apply

  • Members E-Newsletter
  • Patoss bulletin
  • Professional Advice Helpline
  • Legal Helpline
  • Local Groups
  • Specialist Resources: Free and Discounted
  • Day Training: Discount of £30 for full day, £15 for half day
  • Mentoring: £165 fee
  • Conference: Discount of £30
  • Forum: £30pa
  • Teaching Practising Certificate (TPC): £60 fee
  • AAA Blended Learning: £30 discount

Student Member (£50 p/a)

Student in SpLD Qualification: Individuals who are registered students on a course leading to a specialist qualification in Specific learning difficulties (SpLD) and is an approved course, by the Patoss Board of Directors.

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  • Members E-Newsletter
  • Patoss bulletin
  • Professional Advice Helpline
  • Legal Helpline
  • Local Groups
  • Specialist Resources: Free and Discounted
  • Day Training: Discount of £30 full day, £15 of half day
  • Mentoring: £165 fee
  • Conference: Discount of £30
  • Forum: £30pa
  • AAA Blended Learning: Discount of £30

Organisation Member (£150 p/a)

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Education Establishment: Schools, Colleges, Universities, Dyslexia Associations and other organisations acceptable to the Patoss Board of Directors.

  • Members E-Newsletter
  • Patoss bulletin
  • Professional Advice Helpline
  • Specialist Resources: Free and Discounted
  • Day Training: Discount of £30 full day, £15 half day discount on 2 bookings per event
  • Conference: Discount of £30 on multiple bookings
  • AAA Blended Learning: Discount of £30 on multiple bookings

Retired Member (£40 p/a)

Retired SpLD Specialist: For retired Patoss Professional members, who are no longer practicing but would like to keep abreast of current issues and/or continue to access their professional indemnity insurance which would cover them against historic claims.

  • Members E-Newsletter
  • Patoss bulletin
  • Professional Advice Helpline
  • Legal Helpline
  • Local Groups
  • Specialist Resources: Free and discounted
  • Indeminity Insurance: £21.25 admin fee £54.00 typical cover payable to AJG
  • Day Training: Discount of £30 full day, £15 for half day
  • Conference: Discount of £30
  • Forum: £30pa

Full
Member

SpLD Level 7 Qualified

£70 p/a

For individuals who hold a specialist qualification in teaching and assessment of people with Specific Learning Difficulties. These individuals are qualified to provide diagnostic assessment and teach people with Specific Learning Difficulties

Associate
Member

SpLD Level 5 Qualified

£70 p/a

For individuals who hold a specialist qualification in teaching of people with Specific Learning Difficulties. These individuals are qualified to teach and assess for establishing and reviewing a teaching programme for people with Specific Learning Difficulties.

Affiliate
Member

Practitioner Psychologist

£60 p/a

Individuals who have an allied professional qualification (not SpLD) and have a professional involvement in Specific Learning Difficulties. Qualification is approved, by the Patoss Board of Directors.

Supporting
Member

Educators & Parents

£50 p/a

Individuals who do not have a specific learning difficulty (SpLD) or allied qualification but do have an interest in SpLD and wish to support the aims and activities of Patoss.

Student
Member

Student in SpLD Qualification

£50 p/a

Individuals who are registered students on a course leading to a specialist qualification in Specific learning difficulties (SpLD) and is an approved course, by the Patoss Board of Directors.

Organisation
Member

Education Establishment

£150 p/a

Schools, Colleges, Universities, Dyslexia Associations and other organisations acceptable to the Patoss Board of Directors.

Retired
Member

Retired SpLD Specialist

£40 p/a

For retired Patoss Professional members, who are no longer practicing but would like to keep abreast of current issues and/or continue to access their professional indemnity insurance which would cover them against historic claims.

PPM Name Suffix

Use of the PPM suffix and logo on correspondence or marketing materials to identify the holder as a "Patoss Professional member"

Tutor & Assessor Listing

Option to be included in one of the best online search indexes of specialist Tutors & Assessors in the UK

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Members E-Newsletter

Subscription to the latest and archived Patoss E-Newsletters

Patoss Bulletin

An educational professional journal issued twice a year in hard copy.

Professional Advice Helpline

Access to a free electronic helpline to answer all general SpLD queries.

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Legal Helpline

A legal advice line for support and advice on legal matters relating to your work.

Local Groups

Access to Patoss Local Group network.

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Patoss Voting Rights

Voting rights for items raised at the Patoss annual general meeting.

Specialist Resources

An assortment of valuable training materials and resources.

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Free and discounted
Free and discounted
Free and discounted
Free and discounted
Free and discounted
Free and discounted
Free and discounted

Indemnity Insurance

Access to Professional Indemnity Insurance Scheme, providing cover for independent practitioners

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£21.25 admin fee £84.00 typical cover payable to AJG
£21.25 admin fee £84.00 typical cover payable to AJG
£21.25 admin fee £54.00 typical cover payable to AJG

Personal DBS Check

Access to a DBS check, supported by CareCheck.

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£75 fee
£75 fee

Assessment Practicing Certificate (APC)

An APC is an assurance of commitment and training and is essential when assessing post 16 learners for Disabled Student Allowances.

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£165 fee: standard £240 fee: over 5 year application

Day Training

Access to full or half day CPD and SASC training events.

 

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Discount of £30 for full day
Discount of £30 for full day
Discount of £30 for full day
Discount of £30 for full day
Discount of £30 for full day
Discount of £30 for full day on 2 bookings per event
Discount of £30 for full day

Mentoring

Personalised mentoring for assessment and report writing (5 hours SASC authorised CPD).

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£350 fee
£395 for non-members
£350 fee
£395 for non-members
£350 fee
£395 for non-members
£350 fee
£395 for non-members
£350 fee
£395 for non-members

Conference

An annual conference providing a variety of training and networking opportunities.

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Discount of £30
Discount of £30
Discount of £30
Discount of £30
Discount of £30
Discount of £30 on 2 bookings per event
Discount of £30

Forum

A platform to support network and discuss a range of professional issues

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£30 pa
£30 pa
£30 pa
£30 pa
£30 pa
£30 pa

Teaching Practicing Certificate (TPC)

A TPC is an assurance of commitment and training and holding a TPC underpins professional practice to meet the Non-Medical Helpers’ quality assurance.

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£60 fee
£60 fee
£250 fee

AAA Blended Learning

Assessing for Access Arrangements qualification meeting the updated JCQ requirements.

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Potential Savings

By taking advantage of the following:
2x Day events
1x Conference
1x Indemnity Insurance

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By taking advantage of the following:
2x Day events
1x Conference
1x Indemnity Insurance

£xx Saving

By taking advantage of the following:
2x Day events
1x Conference
1x Indemnity Insurance

£xx Saving

By taking advantage of the following:
2x Day events
1x Conference
1x Indemnity Insurance

£xx Saving

By taking advantage of the following:
2x Day events
1x Conference
1x Indemnity Insurance

£xx Saving

By taking advantage of the following:
2x Day events
1x Conference
1x Indemnity Insurance

£xx Saving

By taking advantage of the following:
2x Day events
1x Conference
1x Indemnity Insurance

£xx Saving