Hirstwood Training:

online sensory learning.

Accessing high quality training exactly when you need it, and on the topic you need, can be tricky! Whether you are an experienced practitioner; new to working with pupils with SEND; an individual or a team our online courses have lots to offer you! We have 25 years experience of delivering innovative, relevant & practical face to face training both in the UK and world-wide. We have built on this experience to bring you active online learning to create purposeful discussion; focused reflective practice and positive actions and outcomes to breaking down barriers to learning.

An Introduction to Multisensory Learning

This online course is a FREE course for you!

This is ideal as an introduction for those wishing to make their teaching more multisensory. It introduces the concept of multisensory learning and the importance of our eight senses in learning. Find out why sensory stimulation is critical for learners with SEND, why some learners have ‘faulty’ sensory systems; how this may present and how it impacts on their learning. This course shares practical strategies you can use straight away to make your teaching more multisensory!

This is comprised of a mixture of text, photographs, videos, infographics and a quiz.

An Introduction to Multisensory Learning is composed of four modules.  These are:


A. Our Sensory System

B. Sensory Issues and Learning

C. What is multisensory learning?

D. Why do some learners with SEND need multisensory stimulation?