Makaton (signs/symbols) training course - Level one and two
Who to contact
Makaton Signing/Symbols Training Course £175
Salvation Army Hall, 195 Frobisher Way, Southend-on-Sea SS3 8UT
Fridays 10th 17th, 24th and 31st January 2020 9.45 – midday
You will need to attend all sessions to be certified
Levels one and two - all resources provided, including line drawing book of signs. We will learn approximately half the signs in the core vocabulary. This course is for professionals, parents and carers. It is not for child or adult with communication needs themselves.
Makaton is a language programme using signs and symbols to help people to communicate. It is designed to support spoken language and the signs and symbols are used with speech, in spoken word order.
With Makaton, children and adults can communicate straight away using signs and symbols. For those who have experienced the frustration of being unable to communicate meaningfully or effectively, Makaton really can help. Makaton takes away that frustration and enables individuals to connect with other people and the world around them.
About the Facilitator
Paula Claridge has been delivering Makaton Training for over 20 years as Regional Tutor in Essex. She is an advanced speech and language therapist in the NHS (HCPC registered) who has worked extensively with people of all ages with learning disabilities.
Please use the contact details below to book a place or for further information
Many thanks for your interest!
Time / Date Details
- When is it on
- Fridays 10th, 17th, 24th, and 31st January 2020
- Time of day
- Session Information
- Table of costs
Table of costs Amount Cost Type £175 Registration fee
- Includes all workshop materials and Makaton book of signs
- Referral required
- SEN Provision Type
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