Learning Support

Derwentside College strives to meet the needs of all learners to ensure an inclusive learning experience. As part of this commitment we offer a range of support for learners with learning difficulties and disabilities. This includes:

  • A support interview to determine needs and support requirements
  • An individual support profile outlining strategies that will help you achieve
  • Special examination arrangements where necessary, including additional time
  • Assistance throughout the use of a range of specialist equipment/technologies
  • Adaption of teaching materials


If you would like to know more about the services we offer, please contact: