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nasen (National Association for Special Educational Needs) is a charity that has been operating for over 25 years.

We are a membership organisation which supports thousands of practitioners by providing relevant knowledge, information, training and resources to enable staff to meet all pupils’ needs. Working with dedicated education professionals, our aim is to ensure that practice for special and additional needs is both effective and current.

nasen membership

nasen annual membership offers are available in a tiered structure; gold, silver and bronze, which offers great value for money, and means that you can choose which package suits you or your organisation the most.

Each membership level is available as an individual subscription or an organisational subscription. By registering your school or setting up as an organisation this will provide all members of staff within your school (at the same working address) access to all the benefits of the membership through one subscription.

Membership options:

Our free bronze package, will mean that you can get access to:

  • Our popular online CPD training course; Focus on SEND training
  • Access to the SEND Gateway – an online portal providing resources relevant to SEND professionals including training and events
  • Monthly e-newsletter keeping you up to date and informed with the latest nasen news.




A Silver membership is priced at £99 for individuals and £160 for organisations, with this level of membership you will receive everything included in the bronze membership, plus:

  • Copies of our bi-monthly membership magazine
  • Access to innovative and relevant resources which support the busy professional to work effectively at a strategic level and practically, day-to-day, in the classroom.
  • Bitesize training videos (webcasts) from SEND professionals
  • Discounted tickets to our SEND conference nasen Live
  • Access to online academic journals.



Our most premium package, a gold membership is priced at £149 for individuals and £299 for organisations. With this level you will get all the benefits featured in the silver and bronze package as well as:

  • Access to at least 6 live training videos (webinars) delivered by education professionals
  • Free consultation for organisational members
  • Up to 3 ticket/s to our SEND conference nasen Live, individuals can claim 1 free ticket and organisation members can claim up to 3 free tickets.

Discover the full range of benefits here:

Professional learning

Here at nasen we are committed to providing the relevant training, support and resources required to help you to meet the needs of children and young people with SEND.

We have a dedicated Education Team who can support you with a range of learning options both online and face to face, or bespoke training and education suited to you and your school or setting.

Throughout the year we provide a range of professional development opportunities, including a range of SEND conferences and events, a library of online training videos, including pre-recorded bitesize webcasts and live 45 minute webinars as well as this we also release a range of useful, practical resources to help all education professionals within their own setting.

nasen Live

Our popular SEND conference and exhibition is back for another year. Join us at the ICC, Birmingham on the 6th July for this popular one-day event. This conference is suitable for any education professional working with or supporting children and young people with SEND.

With a professional community of ongoing support for everyone attending, and a whole range of opportunities for delegates to learn and examine what good practice looks like, delegates can plan their school training day around the seminar programme and briefings.

Find out more about the event and secure your ticket:

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