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Level 1 Makaton Training | Octavo Partnership

Course Date

06 May 2020 09:00 – 15:30

Overview

Makaton is used for teaching communication, language and literacy skills with children who are at an early stage of communication and language development Makaton is regularly used in schools and settings, to support all children to develop their communication, language and literacy skills. It supports children who have no speech, limited speech or unclear speech. It helps children connect with the people around them and make sense of their environment, reducing anxiety and frustration.

Octavo have teamed up with Gaynor Pilbeam, Licenced Makaton trainer and Assistant Head at St. Nicholas Special School (Croydon) to offer schools and settings the opportunity to attend this training at a subsidised rate. The Level 1 training enables practitioners and parents to develop foundation Makaton skills.

Description

The course provides a practical introduction to the Makaton Language Programme and will support you to start using makaton in everyday situations to support pupil’s communication.

The course includes:
Level 1

•Practical introduction to the Makaton programme
•Learning Stage 1 and Stage 2 core vocabulary
•At the end of each workshop, course participants will receive manual and a certificate to confirm attendance

The course leader is Gaynor Pilbeam, Makaton trainer and Assistant Headteacher at St. Nicholas Special School, Croydon.

Delegate fee including lunch and refreshments is £80 per person. Places are limited to 15 people per session, so book early to avoid disappointment

Booking Information

All courses should be booked via our portal. Click ‘Book Now’ to log in and secure your place.
If you do not have a user account for our portal please contact enquiries@octavopartnership.org to request a new user request form or call 020 8241 5460.
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Provider Information

* SEN and Behaviour

All courses should be booked via our portal. Click ‘Book Now’ to log in and secure your place.
If you do not have a user account for our portal please contact enquiries@octavopartnership.org to request a new user request form or call 020 8241 5460.

Location

Octavo Partnership (OCT-TR1 / Octavo Training Room 1), 4th Floor, Croydon Clocktower, Katharine Street, Croydon, CR9 1ET

Trainer

Gaynor Pilbeam

Contacts

If you would like a quotation or to discuss your requirements in more detail, please contact us at enquiries@octavopartnership.org or call us on 020 8241 5460

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