Assessors’ Bilingualism Toolkit

Key Details

  • Available at
    Community Location
  • Level
    N/A
  • Study Mode
    Part-time
  • Programme Area
    Specialist / Other
  • Course Length

    Three-hour course

  • Course Type
    Sgiliaith
  • Bilingual

    This course will be delivered bilingually

Course Description

The purpose of this course is to support assessors to enhance their use of the Welsh language with learners in the workplace.

Please contact Sgiliaith, or complete the 'Express an interest in this training course' form, for upcoming open courses.

This course can be delivered to a college or work-based learning organisation, or tailored to a specific subject area. Contact Sgiliaith to discuss further.

Entry Criteria

The course is aimed at assessors working with bilingual individuals. The course is suitable for both Welsh and non-Welsh speaking staff.

Delivery

Learners who undertake this course will:

  • Explore a variety of practical methods and techniques to develop bilingualism with learners in the workplace;
  • Discuss Estyn's requirements in order to plan a high-quality assessment programme for the bilingual learner;
  • Take part in a workshop to identify key terms and subject-specific vocabulary to expand the use of the Welsh language;
  • Have the opportunity to reflect and plan in order to develop bilingualism with learners.

Assessment

Not applicable.

Progression

Sgiliaith’s National Staff Development Programme provides innovative training and mentoring programme to staff in the further education and apprenticeships sectors. The purpose of this programme is to support practitioners to offer Welsh medium and bilingual provision to both learners and apprentices.

Sgiliaith’s Staff Development Training Programme offers a range of development opportunities to support the progression of practitioners’ bilingual skills, whilst Sgiliaith’s Staff Mentoring Programme offers support to practitioners in real learning situations to embed Welsh/bilingualism in the classroom or workplace.

Sgiliaith’s development opportunities are suitable for everyone working in the sector, regardless of Welsh language skills or previous experience.

Sgiliaith's provision is funded for further education and apprenticeship staff by Y Coleg Cymraeg Cenedlaethol. Browse all of our courses here.

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