Courses

Applications of Applied Behaviour Analysis

This course is designed to provide attendees with practical skills and knowledge used in the basic application of applied behaviour analysis. Attendees will learn specific strategies for teaching new skills, some of the reasons why problem behaviour occurs, how to teach appropriate replacements for problem behaviour and tracking and monitoring learner progress. Attendees will be made aware of the ethical considerations when implementing behaviour analytic strategies in their settings.

This course is suited to any professional who works with those with skill deficits or challenging behaviour. Teachers, learning support assistants, nursery practitioners, speech therapists, support workers will all benefit from attending.

Dates and Times

The course will meet one evening per week (day to be confirmed) from 4:30-8:30pm across 10 weeks. The course is taught by a Board Certified Behaviour Analyst who directs the Reach for the Stars early intervention day care centre. The course will be delivered on site. The course commences week beginning 15th January and ends week commencing 19th March.

Registered Behaviour Technician (RBT) Credential

This course meets the 40-hour curriculum criteria for the Registered Behaviour Technician training as outlined by the Behaviour Analyst Certification Board (BACB). In order to become a certified RBT, you are required to complete a competency assessment which we can provide you at the end of this course. Please note, this competency assessment is mandatory for becoming a certified RBT and is optional if you are not pursuing certification. Additional requirements for certification include the completion of an external exam provided by the BACB (not provided by us) and on-going supervision from a Board Certified Behaviour Analyst. Please note, you will be required to seek external, independent supervision to meet these criteria.

For more information on gaining the RBT Credential please visit www.bacb.com

Pricing

The course fee is £250. If attendees which to complete the RBT competency assessment upon completion the fee will be £300. Registration is now open.

For more information and to register your interest please contact Hannah.richards@reachforthestars-aba.co.uk or sally.bashir@reachforthestars-aba.co.uk