Makaton uses signs and symbols to help people communicate and it is designed to support the development of spoken language. Throughout this beginners course you will learn 250 signs and symbols from stages 1-4.
This workshop provides a detailed introduction to Makaton and combines a practical approach with theory and technical information and is suitable for using within the home or workplace.
You will learn 250 Makaton signs and symbols over the 4 weeks. This will be done in a fun and interactive way with tutor support and guidance.
None – entry level course. A genuine interest in learning Makaton.
Nothing, you will be given a book of the signs and all manuals/ handouts
PowerPoint, verbal, DVDs, games, sign practice and discussions.
Weekly feedback from tutor. Learners will be asked to complete a Personal Learning Record throughout their course and you may be asked to complete a feedback questionnaires for our funding bodies.
We have a range of courses on offer this term that may be of interest to you in this area:-
· Introduction to Working with Children and Young People Level 1
· Safeguarding Level 1
· Introduction to Adult Social Care Level 2
· Preparing to work with Adults with Learning Disabilities Level 2
· Paediatric First Aid ( fully certified)
Please enquire for further information to your preferred centre below.