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Makaton - Taster Session

Summary (optional)
Makaton is a unique language programme that uses symbols, signs and speech to enable people to communicate. It supports the development of essential communication skills such as attention and listening, comprehension, memory, recall and organisation of language and expression.
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DateTime VenueTrainerCourse Fee
25/03/2020 CANCELLED 6.30 - 8.30pm  Old   School Lane Centre, Church Walks, Llandudno  Makaton Accredited Trainer Free


This Makaton Taster Session will be a short informal, interactive and informative introduction to the Makaton communication system. 

No previous knowledge or experience of Makaton signs or symbols is needed. 

Course Content includes:

  • A basic understanding of Makaton Communication
  • A brief overview of how and why we use Makaton signs and symbols
  • A basic understanding of Makaton’s role in communication development
  • Learning Makaton signs and symbols, suitable for basic day to day instructions and conversations

By the end of the course participants will:

  • Have a basic understanding what Makaton is as well as how and why we use Makaton
  • Have 30 signs and symbols they can use straight away with children, family members or people they work with.
  • Receive a certificate of attendance and handouts of signs and symbols taught.  




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