Introduction to Training in Systematic Instruction (TSI)

Introduction to Training in Systematic Instruction (TSI)


Venue: This course is delivered online using Zoom.
Dates: 6-8 hours of e-learning to be completed between 25 January and Midday on 28 January 2021. This is followed by the Zoom course on 2 February, 3 February and 2 March (9am – 4.30pm)
Cost: £500 (10% discount for BASE members)
Training team: Barry Jones, Jo Jones, Sue Henstock & Rob Henstock

* 10 places available. (A minimum of 2 places per booking) Each participant must work with a young people or adult with learning disabilities or complex needs that they support on 2nd & 3rd February.  (You'll find detailed information provided in the link below the listing)


Aims & Objectives

  • to introduce participants to the principles of Systematic Instruction and its application in supported employment and community-based activities for people who have learning disabilities
  • to provide participants with an opportunity to practice using systematic instruction in a teaching environment and in community activities
  • to provide a forum to discuss the philosophy behind helping people with disabilities to develop competencies
  • to discuss different approaches to training and learning
  • to outline roles and responsibilities of trainers


Target Audience

The course is aimed at all staff who have the opportunity to support people with learning disabilities develop their skills through targeted training and support


Course Format

  • Online E-Learning, Video presentations and quizzes
  • Practising Training Skills with Consultant Learners
  • Practical Exercises
  • Discussions


All participants will receive a training package that will include:

  • A minimum of 3 Ventura bike brakes or one per participant
  • A slip mat per participant
  • Anti-bacteria hand gel and wipes to clean hands, training equipment and surface. 
  • One smartphone tripod 
  • A handout pack per participant 
  • A training manual per participant. 
  • Payment and letter for Consultant Learners
  • Consultant Learner payment receipt sheet


On completion of the TSI 3+1 programme participants will receive a certificate of attendance.

A welcome pack, learning agreement and booking form are attached below.

If you have any questions or queries once you have read the welcome pack, please do get in touch. We’d love to hear from you.