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Makaton Follow up Workshop (2 days) (Cancelled)

Reason for cancellation Resources Unavailable 
Event code EYC 20/071 
Event description The Follow-Up Workshop is ideal for workers, family members, parents and carers who have already attended the Makaton Beginners’ Workshop. This workshop covers Stages 5-8 of the Makaton Core Vocabulary and helps you to improve and develop your signing and symbol skills. We will review Stages 1-4 but hope that you will have reminded yourselves of the signs and symbols previously learnt on the Beginners’ Workshop.

This course will be delivered by a qualified Makaton Regional Tutor. This is a two day course and participants must attend both days to complete the course.

Pre Course Information:
There is an additional charge of £32 for the manuals. 
Training objectives consolidate previous learning of signs and symbols for Stages 1-4 and the Additional Vocabulary;
learn signs for Stages 5, 6, 7 and 8;
develop confidence in using signs;
be familiar with the symbols from Stages 5-8 and identify ways to use them;
identify a range of alternative meanings for the signs and symbols that have been learned;
simplify the underlying message in spoken and written information;
express the meaning of the underlying message using appropriate signs and/or symbols;
identify how Makaton can be used to meet the needs of different users.
Key stages
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Subject areas Equality and Inclusion
Target audience
Breakfast Club/After School Club Practitioner / Breakfast/After School Club Manager / Childminder - Eligible / Childminder - Registered / Childminder Assistant / Children Centre - All Staff / Children's Centre Creche Worker / Children's Centre Managers/Team Leaders / Deputy Head / Deputy Manager / Early Years Practitioner / Early Years Setting Manager / EY Teacher / EY Teaching Assistant / Foundation Stage Leader / Holiday Play Scheme Managers / Holiday Play Scheme Practitioners / Nursery Teacher / Playworker / SEN Co-ordinator / Team Leaders
target audience
Qualification level
Tudor Park Marriott Hotel and Country Club, Ashford Road, Bearsted, Maidstone, Kent, ME14 4NQ map
Location Maidstone
Training Provider The Education People - EYC Equality and Inclusion
Admin contact Victoria Parker (
Susan Smith
Part of SLA? No
Kent LA cost
Other LA/Academy cost
Independent/PVI cost
Number of credits 0
Funding information This is a two day course. Certificates are provided by The Makaton Charity and will be signed by the tutor on completion of each training module.

20% VAT will be added to the event charge at the point of Invoice.

There is an additional charge of £32 for the manuals which will be included on the event charge invoice.

Start date Monday 15 June 2020
Times 09:30 - 15:30
Number of sessions This event has 2 sessions. Click here to view session information.