Understanding Positive Behaviour Support

This practical workshop aims to demystify positive behaviour support and equip educators with the right understanding to best support their learners.

Who should engage in this course

This course is ideal for all educators – teachers, teacher aides, SENCOs, Learning Support Co-ordinators (LSC), RTLBs, kaiako in early learning settings, and leaders. 

What does this course focus on?

  • background on positive behaviour support
  • practical strategies for teachers to assist in positively managing behaviour to enhance learning
  • question and answer session
  • unpacking real life scenarios as a group.

How we work with you:

Brenda Ellis will be leading this series of courses. Brenda has specialist knowledge, expertise and in-depth experience in learning support, having recently joined Evaluation Associates from Salisbury School (a national residential school for young people with complex needs based in Nelson). Brenda brings her years of sensible, practical experience to this empowering workshop.

You choose how you want to engage with this important learning. We run as both a face-to-face and online course.


This online course starts from the 1st of March 2021. We offer this course monthly so you can fit it in with your busy schedule.

If you wish to wish for us to deliver this as a face-to-face course, please contact Brenda Ellis - b.ellis@evaluate.co.nz 


This online course costs $175 + GST per person. 

Course funding

Teacher aides currently working in schools can apply to the Ministry of Education Teacher Aide PLD Pilot Fund to attend this course. The pilot fund will meet the course costs for successful applications, and up to $500 per person for travel and/or accommodation as required. 

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