OLT’s tutored online courses are for schools and their staff who are supporting students with disability and special educational needs. They are practically focussed and have demonstrable impact on teacher competence and student outcomes.
All courses have been jointly developed with expert practitioners and are regularly updated.
Browse our tutored courses for schools and teachers
Attachment and Trauma
Find out about the impact of childhood trauma on relationships with parent/carers and progress in school, and trauma informed practice.
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
Recognise observable signs of ADHD and how to distinguish this from other difficulties. Learn how to adapt classroom practice to support this group.
Autism Spectrum Disorder
Distinguish ASD from other difficulties and find out how to adjust classroom practice to meet the need of students with autism.
Dyslexia and Significant Difficulties in Reading
Understand the concept of dyslexia, the challenges facing students and how to adapt your teaching in the classroom.
Dyspraxia and Motor Coordination Difficulties
Find out more about how difficulties in motor coordination can impact on both academic learning and social behaviour, and how best to help.
Enhance your knowledge of learning theories and how to translate theory into inclusive classroom practice.
Aims to help teachers implement differentiated learning to meet the needs of students with special educational needs.
Speech, Language and Communication Needs
Understand how speech and language difficulties can impact key curriculum areas and social inclusion and learn how to support language and speech development in the classroom.
Supporting Wellbeing and Mental Health in Schools
Explore the concepts of wellbeing and mental health, and develop effective strategies to support students and staff.
Understanding and Supporting Behaviour
Supporting students to behave well and reducing challenging behaviour is important for all for all staff in schools. As well as a focus on pupil/student behaviour, take the opportunity to reflect on how you interact with them.
Understanding Hearing Loss
Understand the causes of hearing loss and identify best practice for supporting students with hearing impairment.
See the world through the eyes of lstudents with vision impairment, and identify best practice for supporting them.
Since 2003, OLT have delivered specialised classroom based, practical training to teachers, teaching support staff, principals and senior leaders in 104 countries. The programme is made up of 17 blended and open short courses, with new courses and webinars developed in response to education priorities and the needs of our learning community.
In Australia OLT has been delivering training since 2008 and continues to work closely with our Australian partners to develop the courses and the learning management system that underpins its success.
OLT has created courses for the Education Departments in New South Wales (Disability and Multicultural) and Northern Territory.
OLT works with its subscribing organisations in Australia to develop courses suitable for Australian educators and schools. In addition, some education systems commission courses specific to their local needs.
- Australian Capital Territory- Department of Education and Training
- Catholic Education Archdiocese of Canberra & Goulburn
- Department of Education Tasmania
- Northern Territory Government - Department of Education
- NSW Department of Education - Disability, Learning and Support
- NSW Department of Education - Multicultural Education
- South Australia- Department of Education
- Sydney Catholic Schools
- Yarra Me School
Did you know OLT has a Video Chat facility on our site? We know it’s more important than ever to stay connected, and while you can’t roll out face to face training you can use our Video Chat facility to convene online training sessions for up to 15 people.
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