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Makaton Foundation Workshop (£)

Bradley Stoke Community School (Primary Phase), Fiddlers Wood Lane
Event Tutors
Admin Contact
Target Audience
Childminders / Pre-Schools & Nurseries / Schools
target audience
Event Types
Course (daytime)
Course categories
Children and Young People
Children and Young People subcategories
Early Years
Event description
The Foundation Workshop is best suited for professionals wanting to learn and implement Makaton within their workplace. This workshop provides a detailed introduction to Makaton which has a balance of theory and practice.

During this course you will learn stage 1 – 4 plus additional signs and symbols and develop a deeper understanding of Makaton to include how research confirms the benefits of using Makaton for all.

You will receive a certificate of attendance and booklet which includes signs and symbols when you have attended all sessions.

Once completed you can attend Makaton networks for continuing professional development, sharing ideas, strategies, signs and symbols.

Please bring a packed lunch as no lunches will be provided.
Learning outcomes
To develop an understanding through a practical and theoretical introduction to the Makaton Language Programme.

To learn signs and symbols from stages 1 – 4 from the core vocabulary and the additional signs.

To discuss and develop ways in which to use Makaton within everyday situations within the workplace.
Start Date
Wednesday 12 June 2019
End Date
Thursday 13 June 2019
Closing Date
Tuesday 11 June 2019
09:30 - 15:30
Maximum Places
Certificate expiry
Pass/Fail event