Makaton for Professionals Workshop; 15th and 16th June, Birmingham

We are excited to be collaborating with Course Beetle again to offer the Makaton for Professionals workshop. 

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 June 2017.

Thursday 15th  and Friday 16th  June 2017 
Please note, it is essential to attend both days of training in order to gain certification

Course Venue

The Studio,
7, Cannon Street,
Birmingham
B2 5EP

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.

The course will cover:

  • 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

Costs: (including lunch, participant workbook and pocket guide to common signs)

  • £165
  • £150 with ARC Discount*

*We have negotiated a discount for ARC Members.  Please select this option from the drop down menu when booking. Once your membership has been verified with us, your discount will apply.

For more information:

Please visit the Course Beetle website for more information.