Taught course

National Award SENCo (NASC) PG Cert Education (Special Educational Needs Coordination)

Institution
University of Worcester · Institute of Education
Qualifications
PGCert

Entry requirements

Applicants for the PG Cert SENCO should be in-post in an educational setting. As stipulated by the Department for Education, all applicants wishing to complete the NASENCO must have one of the following qualifications;

  • Qualified teacher status (QTS)
  • Qualified Teacher Learning and Skills (QTLS)
  • Early Years Teacher Status (EYTS)

Months of entry

September

Course content

The National Award SENCo (NASENCO) is a statutory award for newly appointed SENCOs (since 2008) in maintained schools. It is fully validated as a University of Worcester award, the Postgraduate Certificate Education (Special Educational Needs Coordination) (60 credits at Masters level). NASC is also available to experienced SENCOs.

Qualification and course duration

PGCert

part time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Sean Bracken
Email
s.bracken@worc.ac.uk