front page SLD-001Brindavan Education Trust is conducting a teacher training program titled ‘Understanding the Child with Specific Learning Disabilities’.

The primary objective of this course is to educate the teacher to empower the child with specific learning disabilities (SLD). The course equips teachers to empower the child with SLD. It is also aimed at facilitating adults to build and spread a positive outlook on SLD and its associated issues. The details are as follows:
Course Begins: June  11, 2016
Timings: Saturdays 1.00- 5 P.M [theory classes]
Duration: 14 months
[June 2016 to March 2017 – Theory;
June 2017 to September 2017- 4 month internship focussing on practical training]
Venue: Brindavan Education Trust
Adress: #456, 9th A Main Road, 2nd Block Jayanagar, Bangalore – 560 011
Tel: 080-26567311/080-41614211
Award: Diploma [issued jointly by Brindavan & Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan]
Eligibility Criteria: (adults with good English verbal & written communication skills)

  • Teachers
  • Graduates
  • Parents
  • All prospective candidates should have an undergraduate degree [BA, BSc,BCom]

Number of seats: 20
Course Fee: Exact amount will be intimated once the service tax rate is finalized] Fees is payable in two instalments.

Last date for applications: May 15th 2016.
Applications can be sent to the above address or printed out and emailed to brindavansldtraining@gmail.com.

Admission to the course will be confirmed based on fulfilment of eligibility criterion and an interview with the applicant.
Details of the course in brief:

Understanding the Child with Specific Learning Disabilities:

  • Provides an overview into LD
  • Delves into various aspects of LD such as identification of LD with respect to basic skill areas of Oral Language, Math, Reading, Writing, Spelling and others.
  • Identification & management of children with Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder(ADHD) behaviour, SID(Sensory Integration Disorder) and ASD(Autism Spectrum Disorder)
  • Formulating Individual Educational Plans/Report writing/Assessment
  • Counseling parents / caregivers/ teachers (in perspective of the child with LD)
  • A detailed course manual complete with sample worksheets
  • A rigorous practical hands-on internship.

The faculty are all experts in their respective fields of study and bring valuable theoretical knowledge & practical examples to the classroom.

Download SLD Application! 2016

Details on the course for the year 2017-18

Download SLD Application  2017-18