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PE30: Training Resource – Promoting knowledge & understanding of vision impairment


The Training Resource offers a set of materials to promote the knowledge and understanding of vision impairment and raise awareness of its impact on a child/young person’s learning, development and access to the curriculum. The Training Resource is designed for use by teachers of vision impairment to deliver training to practitioners working with children with VI in early years and mainstream settings.


Product Description

Training Resource includes:

  • Introductory booklet and list of suggested practical activities to support deliver of training to mainstream and nursery settings
  • A set of 33 colour coded PowerPoint slides to be selected according to the audience
  • Script to support delivery of PowerPoint slides
  • Two handout booklets:-Top Access Tips – Early Years, Top Access Tips – Mainstream (both booklets include self reflections of inclusive practice for class teacher/teaching assistant

Focuses on:

  • An overview of the impact of vision impairment on learning and development
  • Top tips and strategies to enable access to the curriculum and environment

Enables mainstream and nursery practitioners to:

  • Consider their approach to teaching a child/young person with VI
  • Understand why and what they need to do to effectively include the child/young person with VI

Enables Services to:

  • Deliver effective training using a consistent approach across a range of settings

Download: This training resource is available to download directly from this page following payment by PayPal or Credit Card. Alternatively it can be posted on a CD or transferred by One Drive/WeTransfer. Please contact for further details.