Makaton Foundation Workshop

Makaton for Professionals. This training is recommended for participants who need a detailed knowledge about using and applying Makaton to develop the communication skills of others.

The Foundation Workshop provides a detailed introduction to Makaton and combines a practical approach with theory and technical information. This course receives consistently excellent feedback from participants, who leave the workshop reporting that they feel confident and inspired about applying Makaton as soon as they return to work.

The Foundation Workshop is made up of 4 modules which on this course are delivered as 2 consecutive days in December.

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Makaton Foundation Workshop

Thursday 7th and Friday 8th December 2017   BIRMINGHAM  Rescheduled Dates. Contact Us for info

Makaton for Professionals.  This training is recommended for participants who need a detailed knowledge about using and applying Makaton to develop the communication skills of others. 

The Foundation Workshop provides a detailed introduction to Makaton and combines a practical approach with theory and technical information.

The Foundation Workshop is made up of 4 modules which on this course are delivered over 2 consecutive days in December 2017   

Course Venue

The Studio, 7, Cannon Street, Birmingham B2 5EP  [5 mins walk from Birmingham New Street Station]

Course Topics

Course topics for the Foundation Workshop include:

  • Signs and symbols for Stages 1-4 and Additional of the Core  Vocabulary.
  • The use and purpose of Makaton
  • Alternative systems of communication.  
  • Evidence to support sign and symbol use, 
  • How symbol design themes support progress in language and literacy

Course Fee 

£175

More details

Delivered by Prit Chouhan - Makaton Regional Tutor

This course is open to practitioners from any sector. The hosts are keen to welcome professionals from different settings in order to learn together, network and share good practice.

This popular workshop consists of a refreshing mix of practical and  information giving sessions, and builds in time for participants to share experiences and network with other practitioners on the course.

It is essential to attend both days of training in order to gain certification

A 2 Course lunch, particpant manuals and a pocket book of the signs and symbols  taught on the course are included in the price.

 

 

December 07, 2017
9:30 am
£175.00