Places are limited. Booking now is highly recommended. The online training is a combination of practical signing sessions and presentations delivered live by a Licenced Makaton Tutor.
The training is done as a workshop in ‘live’ time so you will need to be ready to learn at the time your training begins.
You will need
- Web camera
- Stable internet connection
- Email address
Online workshops are limited to 8 participants. Delivery can be arranged for the convenience of the group.
Level 1 Introduction to Makaton training: FREE Beginner workshop in 2 x 3hr sessions delivered on two separate days. (Usual cost is £80 which includes Level 1 Makaton manuals x2)
Level 2 Intermediate Makaton training: 2 x 3hr sessions delivered on two separate days for £100 which includes a Level 2 Makaton manual x2 plus pocket book of Signs and Symbols (Stages 1 – 4 plus additional core vocabulary)
Level 3 Enhanced Makaton training: 2 x 3hr sessions delivered on two separate days for £100 which includes a Level 3 Makaton manual x2 plus pocket book of Signs and Symbols (Stages 5 – 8 core vocabulary)
A small grant from the Suffolk Community Foundation means we can offer 12 free places for Level 1 training course. Eligibility is based on meeting 3 out of the 4 points:
- Self-paying (not part of an organisation’s CPD)
- Key worker status
- Capability to train others in professional or parent/carer situations to help set up a local ‘hub’ of Makaton support and training in Suffolk, UK
- And or / Makaton (or Alternative Augmentative Communication) user