Offering webinars is part of HPCI’s mission to help parents and carers increase their understanding, knowledge and confidence on a range of SEND topics. We work in partnership with Herts SENDIASS service and others on a number of SEND related topics. If you have any ideas for future topics that you would like covered, please contact us.
This section links to all the recordings, presentations and handouts of sessions that we have run in the past, so you can watch and read at a time that suits you! When you click a link to watch a webinar, you will be asked for your name and email address to progress to the webinar recording. We may use this information to contact you for feedback or to send information about HPCI. If you would like a video with closed captions, please email firstname.lastname@example.org to request this.
Herts SEND Public Forum – 19 May 2022
In April 2022, Herts County Council introduced a new structure for dealing with EHCPs in Hertfordshire. This 70 minute session set out to explain what this will mean for families and how it fits in with the rest of the SEND service. To watch the video, please click here: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/recording/9057439662704389379
The slides can be accessed here: SEND public forum slides May 22
Herts SEND Public Forum – 4 February 2022
This was the first of a new series of quarterly public forums that offer families the opportunity to hear directly from HCC officers about their progress in delivering the new SEND Strategy. The session included a presentation from HCC and then a Q&A session where officers responded to questions from families. To watch the (1 hour ) video, please click here: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/recording/2735049888603220238
Part 1 – Applying for a EHC needs assessment
Here is the link to watch the recording of the webinar (1 hour with BSL interpreter): https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/recording/3620814253771338000
Part 2 – Refusal or Agreed…What happens next? (Weeks 6-16)
Here is the link to watch the recording of the (45 minute, with BSL interpretation) webinar: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/recording/1372251403092447500
Part 3 – Planning meeting & beyond (Weeks 16-20)
Here is the link to watch the recording of the (1 hour) webinar https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/recording/8141446411597069068.
Part 4 – Annual Review
Here is the link to watch the recording of the (1 hour 15 minutes) webinar https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/recording/7702190412917248267
Making Meetings Matter
The link to the recording (1 hr): https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/recording/4367586055439758096
SEN Support in Mainstream Schools
This webinar is for those parents or carers who have a child who has or may have a special educational need. Here is the link to watch the webinar (50 minute with BSL interpreter): https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/recording/3927211860393987329
Here is the presentation from the webinar to download SEN Support in Schools – handouts SEN Support in Schools – presentation and the webinar information in a booklet form SEN Support in Schools – handouts
Tribunals part 1 – how to lodge your appeal
Here is the link to watch the recording of the (1 hour) webinar: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/recording/275517141976760833
Tribunals part 2 – after you have lodged your appeal
Here is the link to watch the webinar (you will need to click “start slideshow”): Tribunal Webinar Part 2
Choosing a Secondary School
Here is the link to watch the recording of the (1 hour, with BSL interpretation) webinar: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/recording/5507832393708786694.
Here are the slides from the webinar to download 2110 Choosing a school webinar and the webinar information in a booklet form Choosing a school for your child – Nov 2020 (booklet).
Choosing a primary school
Here is the link to watch the (1 hour) recording of the webinar: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/recording/8766138345763259394
To view the slides from this session, click here and the webinar information in a booklet form Choosing a school for your child – Nov 2020 (booklet).
Legal protections to ensure the future wellbeing of your child with SEND
This webinar was delivered by the Burnside Partnership and covers the vital importance of Wills, Trusts, Lasting Powers of Attorney & Court of Protection matters.
The link to watch the (70 minute) webinar is here: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/recording/177121846782972173
To view the slides from the session and some further related information, please click here: Estate Planning for Families of Children and Young People with SEND.
Home Education: Choices, Realities and Reintegration
Here is the link to watch the recording of this one-hour webinar: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/recording/7309038049742822919 The slides from the session can be found here: Home education slides.
The HCC SEND Strategy (September 2021)
Here is the link to watch the recording of the 65 minute webinar where HCC introduced families to the aims and ambitions of the new SEND Strategy and a panel of senior officers took questions from parents and carers: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/recording/8083803419488353039
Understanding the Local Offer
Here is the link to watch the recording of the (1 hour) webinar: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/recording/5595855995828172547
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