National Institute for Learning Development - NILD

Educational Therapy Courses and Workshops

Courses and Workshops
NILD offers several courses and workshops to help educators understand and meet the needs of students with learning challenges of all kinds.  Our training methods are research-based, effective and are accredited by the International Dyslexia Association and The Feuerstein Institute.

NILD courses and workshops are offered in various locations around the United States and internationally. The NILD Educational Therapy Levels I, II and III combine four weeks of online work with one week of classroom work (“residency”). Other NILD courses and workshops are generally in-person training events but several are being developed into online workshops. Click on the links below for more details.

Through NILD’s range of courses and workshops you can obtain continuing education credits as you seek to meet the needs of your students. Additionally, NILD courses can put you on track for becoming a Professionally Certified NILD Educational Therapist (PCET)! Click here for steps to certification.

Note that the online portions of NILD’s Level I, II and III courses are hosted by either Regent University or Southeastern University (SEU). Even though these courses are hosted on Regent and SEU online platforms you do not need to enroll in these universities. To participate in these courses, complete your registration directly through NILD. Once your registration is processed by NILD, you will receive a confirmation email with instructions to complete an application through Regent/SEU for the purposes of completing the online portion of your course. Additionally, both universities offer a graduate credit option for NILD Levels I, II and III courses and Master’s Degree Programs in NILD Educational Therapy that do require a separate enrollment process.

NILD also provides a broad range of In-Service Workshops for school faculty training.

Courses & Workshops Listing

NameType of
Instruction
LengthNILD
Certification
Requirement
NILD Educational Therapy Level ICourse5 weeks
NILD Educational Therapy Level IICourse5 weeks
NILD Educational Therapy Level IIICourse5 weeks
Feuerstein FIE BasicCourse1 week
Feuerstein FIE Standard Level ICourse1 week
Feuerstein FIE Standard Level IICourse1 week
Feuerstein FIE Standard Level IIICourse1 week
NILD Group Educational Therapy™Workshop2 days
Rx 4 Discovery MathWorkshop2 days
Rx for Discovery ReadingWorkshop2 days
Rx for Discovery WritingWorkshop2 days
Search and Teach©Workshop2 days
Woodcock Johnson IVWorkshop1 day
Executive
Function Workshop
Workshop1 day
NILD TelepracticeWorkshop2 hours--online

Summer 2018 Courses & Workshops Fees – Please note the Early Bird Discount expires April 14th

NILD Level I, II, and III courses $2,415 (materials must be purchased separately)* – Early bird price $2,340

  • Materials package fees: Level I $285, Level II $292, Level III $119 – *Note* VA Residents must pay sales tax

Feuerstein Basic and Standard I, II, and III courses $1,195 – Early bird price $1,145

Rx 4 Discovery Math, Reading, and Writing workshops $710 – Early bird price $660

NILD Group Educational Therapy workshop $710 – Early bird price $660

Search & Teach workshop $710 (materials must be purchased separately from Shoestring Press)* – Early bird price $660

NILD Executive Function workshop $425 – Early bird price $375

Woodcock-Johnson IV Assessment $425 – Early bird price $375

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