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The Development of Professional Learning Support Educators II

Course Duration:  22 hours

This module builds on the skills developed during the previous module (The Development of Professional Learning Support Educators I). The competencies learnt will be particularly useful when the LSE faces challenges in his/her professional life. Keeping ethical and professional considerations in mind, the LSE will be able to effectively deal with health and safety issues, problematic behaviour and any other difficulties that may arise.


  1. Introduction to Professional Ethics

  2. Ethical principles to take into account when assisting students with special needs

  3. Health and safety principles

  4. School policies and standards

  5. Dealing with violent behaviour and de-escalating conflicts

  6. Classroom risk assessment

Overall Competences

During this module, our students will:

  1. Understand the importance of building a professional relationship with students, parents/relatives/guardians and other professionals.

  2. Learn how to consider ethical principles when building these relationships.

  3. Identify school policies and procedures that focus on children with diverse needs.

  4. Develop critical thinking and problem-solving skills.

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