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Foundation Stage Language for Learning - Early Years Practitioner 1/2 day course

Event code EYC 19/285 
Event description This is licensed training delivered by Language for Learning accredited trainers who are speech and language therapists and specialist teachers who are experienced in working in early years settings. This is a single ½ day session that provides an introduction to the Foundation Stage Language for Learning training and covers the content from Introduction and Understanding Language and focuses on key aspects of speech, language and communication development. It provides a range of practical strategies, ideas and resources that can be used to support young children’s inclusion in their early years setting and access to the EYFS.
Once you have completed this course you can then extend your learning and complete the full Foundation Stage module by booking onto other single sessions, Understanding the Meaning of Words and Developing Language Adult Child Interaction that are widely available across the county.
Training objectives Practitioners will:
• Be aware of typical development of children’s speech and language skills and understand the Language for Learning ‘Model of Speech, Language and Communication
• Have knowledge of the incidence and impact of speech, language and communication Needs (SLCN)
• Be able to recognise young children with SLCN using assessment tools provided.
• See a range of general and specific strategies demonstrated
• Feel confident to start trying out some of the strategy ideas
• Be aware of key reading material
Key stages
All image Foundation image KS1 image KS2 image 
Subject areas Equality and Inclusion
Target audience
Early Years Practitioner / Early Years Setting Manager / EY Teacher / EY Teaching Assistant / Foundation Stage Leader
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Windchimes Children's Resource Centre, Reynolds Close, Herne Bay, Kent, CT6 6DS map
Location Canterbury
Training Provider CY - EPA - SEN AP - STLS (Specialist Teaching Service)(LFL)
Admin contact Victoria Parker (
Sarah Norwood EY Specialist Teacher Sam David Speech and Language Therapist
Part of SLA? No
Kent LA cost
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Independent/PVI cost
Number of credits 0
Funding information 20% VAT will be added at the point of invoice.
Start date Thursday 12 March 2020
Times 09.30-12.30
Number of sessions 1