Teacher Training Seminars in Scotland

Two people wearing VI simulation glasses throw a bean bag between themselves

Book a place on our free teacher training seminars to gain new skills and knowledge about teaching visually impaired pupils. Practical support and advice is given on a wide range of teaching techniques and skills. 

To book a place: first login (or create an account) and then come back to this page to sign up online, or email learninghub@royalblind.org.

Or call us on 0131 446 3128.

Therapist uses the Canaan Barrie sign for "morning"The Royal Blind Learning Hub is hosting a day for teaching and support staff to learn the skills used in communicating with learners with complex needs and visual impairment that are at an early stage of development. This will take place on Wednesday 7th February 2018 at the Royal Blind School campus in Morningside, Edinburgh.

The day will explore early stage, pre-intentional communication and child centred strategies such as movement communication.

It will also demonstrate how these skills can be transferred to wider educational experiences.

This course is suitable for teachers and other professionals involved in teaching children with complex needs and visual impairment.

Book now as places are limited for this free event.

Morning coffee and lunch will be provided.

Booking is now full. Please email learninghub@royalblind.org or call 0131 446 3128 to add your name to our waiting list.

Dates and Times

This seminar is running on the following dates:

  • 7th February 2018, 09:30am to 15:00pm

Location:

  • Royal Blind School, 43 Canaan Lane, Edinburgh EH10 4SG

Presenters

Karen Boyd, Royal Blind School
Louise Buggy, Royal Blind School

Sign up online

You must be logged in to sign up for this seminar, or email learninghub@royalblind.org.

Or call us on 0131 446 3128.

Pupils in costume on stage for the Royal Blind Christmas Show

Morning coffee and lunch will be provided.

Dates and Times

This seminar is running on the following dates:

  • 25th January 2018, 09:30am to 15:30pm

Location:

  • Royal Blind School, 43 Canaan Lane, Edinburgh EH10 4SG

Presenters

Aine Murphy, Drama Teacher, Royal Blind School


Sign up online

You must be logged in to sign up for this seminar, or email learninghub@royalblind.org.

Or call us on 0131 446 3128.

Two pupils with visual impairment throw foam javelinsThe Royal Blind Learning Hub is hosting a day for teachers, support staff and therapists to learn activities that can be used in physical education with young people with complex needs and visual impairment. This will take place on Tuesday 20th February 2018 at the Royal Blind School campus in Morningside, Edinburgh.

The day will include practical support, ideas and activities to use with individuals and groups of pupils

This course is suitable for teachers, support staff and therapists working with children and young people with visual impairment and complex needs.

Book now as places are limited for this free event.

Morning coffee and lunch will be provided.

Online booking is now full. Please email learninghub@royalblind.org or call 0131 446 3128 to book a place.

Dates and Times

This seminar is running on the following dates:

  • 20th February 2018, 09:30am to 15:30pm

Location:

  • Royal Blind School, 43 Canaan Lane, Edinburgh EH10 4SG

Presenters

Sandy Lunan, Royal Blind School
Timothy Shearman, Royal Blind School

Sign up online

You must be logged in to sign up for this seminar, or email learninghub@royalblind.org.

Or call us on 0131 446 3128.

Art teacher helps a pupil with vision impairment create pottery

Book now as places are limited for this free event.

Morning coffee and lunch will be provided.

Dates and Times

This seminar is running on the following dates:

  • 7th March 2018, 09:30am to 15:30pm

Location:

  • Royal Blind School, 43 Canaan Lane, Edinburgh EH10 4SG

Presenters

Royal Blind School staff

Sign up online

You must be logged in to sign up for this seminar, or email learninghub@royalblind.org.

Or call us on 0131 446 3128.