Foundation Workshop - Training for Professionals

 

Makaton for Professionals training is recommended for participants who need a more detailed knowledge about using and applying Makaton to develop the communication

 

 

The Foundation Workshop provides a detailed introduction to Makaton and combines a practical approach with theory and technical information. You will learn the signs and symbols for Stages 1-4 and Additional of the Core Vocabulary.

 

It covers 4 modules over 2 days, for 6 hours per day. Participants will receive a certificate of attendance.

 

Attendees will receive four workshop manuals, Pocket Book of Signs 1 and Pocket Book of Symbols 1.

 

This provides a practical introductory workshop for people who need to use Makaton in everyday situations. Signing instruction is given for Core Vocabulary Stages 1-4 and Additional. Makaton symbols are

included and examples of their use are given. Methods for implementing and using Makaton are discussed and developed.

Recommended for:

 

People who need to use Makaton signing or symbols at home or in their work.

 

Learning Outcomes

 

Participants will:

 

• Have an ability to sign in everyday situations

 

• Know the Core Vocabulary Stages 1-4

 

• Know when to use Makaton symbols

 

• Have an understanding of implementing Makaton

 

 

 

All courses provided by Piece of Mind Therapies are taught by a Licensed Makaton Regional Tutor. Official Makaton manuals and certificates are included in the fee

Course locations:

TBA