Makaton Foundation Workshop

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A workshop providing an introduction to Makaton, combining a practical approach with theory and technical information. There is also an enhancement workshop available.

17 and 24 September 2016 (Makaton Foundation Workshop)
9.15am until 4pm

at Wright Watson Enterprise Centre, 40 Albion Road, Bradford BD10 9PY

The cost is £115 per person. 

The courses are run by Kerry Crabtree, a Makaton regional tutor since 2007. Kerry has a degree in primary education and has worked with disabled children and those with communication difficulties and their parents and carers in both Education and social services for over 10 years.

Lectures cover research into sign and symbol use, symbol design themes, the use and purpose of Makaton and an overview of alternative systems of communication. You will learn the signs and symbols for Stages 1-4 and Additional of the Core Vocabulary.

The Foundation Workshop is made up of four modules. You will receive four workshop manuals, Pocket Book of Signs 1 and Pocket Book of Symbols 1. You will also be given a certificate of attendance.  

Please note, there will be tea and coffee available but there is no lunch included. 

Enhancement Workshop will also be available which will take place in November. 

To find out more or to book contact Kerry




Published: 25/05/2016
Audience: Professionals interested in learning Makaton
Contact: Caroline Taylor

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