Understanding Learning Difficulties - e-Learning Course

Please note: This course is $105.00 and registration is through DSF only. You may start this online course at any time. 



This link will take you to DSF Literacy & Clinical Services website.

Discounts are available for group bookings and for current members of Speld Qld and all other SPELD Associations across Australia. Members can access the discount code here. You will need to login with your username and password.


About this course

The Understanding Learning Difficulties e-learning course was designed to equip teachers, parents, school psychologists, speech pathologists and specialist tutors with the knowledge required to support students with learning difficulties and disabilities throughout their education.

This online learning program consists of six interactive modules that systematically cover an introduction to learning difficulties, learning disorders, processing skills related to learning and the response to intervention (RTI) model.  Participants will also learn about how to reduce the prevalence of literacy difficulties, remediate learning difficulties and put in place appropriate support strategies and accommodations.

This e-learning course provides a blend of written information, videos, downloadable resources, interactive activities and animations to produce an enjoyable and engaging online learning experience that covers all aspects of understanding, identifying and supporting students with learning difficulties and disabilities.  Specifically, the six, 2-hour modules of this course will cover:




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