Events / CPD

2018 Annual Conference & AGM: 21 April 2018

Keynote speaker: Maggie Snowling

Providing CPD and additional training

Patoss runs a range of CPD Events every year as well as an annual conference with an important keynote speaker and a mix of practical workshops to help you update your skills. The courses are offered in London and the regions. Download a pdf version of our 2017 CPD Programme. For more information and to book an event scroll down this page and click on individual events. Did you know Patoss can also run many of our CPD events 'On Site' for those who can't make it to our national events - download our brochure here. Patoss is a SASC (SpLD Assessment Standards Committee) authorised CPD provider and provides SASC-approved CPD for renewal of your APC at a reduced rate for members:

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Assessing for Access Arrangements: Are you suitably qualified?
Assessing for JCQ Access Arrangements: London based events
Designed by Lia Border and Judy CapenerAAA small advert
Patoss AAA is a new postgraduate course and an equivalent to Level 7 qualification meeting the JCQ requirements for Access Arrangements Assessor Training. Successful completion will enable participants to carry out assessment for access arrangements in GCSE and GCE qualifications. The course is delivered through blended learning incorporating 200 hours of study time, 4 Thursday attendance days (London based) and a dedicated online learning platform. Complete fee of £1400.
The next course will begin in March 2017 and will run through to December 2017. Subsequent courses will run each March/April and September. The course can also be provided as an On Site Training Event – please contact us to discuss.
Entry requirements apply so please contact the course leader Lia Border at to find out more or request an application form.
For more details, download our brochure here and/or an application form 

Patoss members please note: To get the discounted rate for training you must log into your account as set up already by Patoss using the email address you have provided us with.  Do not create a new account as this will not give you the discounted rate. If you are unable to log in please reset your password, or contact us for help. Book early to avoid disappointment. Please see terms of our  Cancellation policy which may be applied in the event of a cancelled booking.


Upcoming Patoss Events

LON10/05/17 An Introduction to Teaching Vocabulary Knowledge

Location: London Presenters: Judy Capener and Sue Francis Booking Ref: LON10/05/17 Day of Week:…

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LON16/05/17AM Study Skills and Assistive Technology Secondary & FE (Half Day)

Location: London Presenters: Louise Green and Kevin Smith Booking Ref: LON16/05/17AM Day of Week:…

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LON17/05/17 Diagnostic Assessment: Renewing Your Assessment Practising Certificate: SASC Accredited

Location: London Presenters: Jennifer McDermott and Sally-Ann Morrison Booking Ref: LON17/05/17 Day of Week:…

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LON24/05/17 Essentials of Assessing and Reporting Reading Comprehension: SASC Accredited

Location: London Presenters: Jenny Stacey and Janet Barlow Booking Ref: LON24/05/17 Day of Week:…

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