Training courses to meet the needs of children with Down syndrome

To be completed by: Thu 31 Dec 2020

Time: -Thu 31 Dec 2020 | Venue:

Next term the Down Syndrome Training & Support Service are running a full range on online training sessions. Visit to book


We are currently delivering all of our training via ‘bitesize’ online sessions. Many of our courses have been split into one hour sessions enabling courses to be completed over several sessions.

Each session is one hour long and costs £5 for family members and £10

for professionals. When you book a course you will be registered for all sessions relevant to that course and if you are unable to attend the link to the recording will be emailed to you. Courses are:

· Including children with Down syndrome -  an introduction (5 sessions)

· Signing and children with Down syndrome (4 sessions)

· Teaching basic number skills to children with Down syndrome using the  Numicon  approach, including time and money (4 sessions)

· The inclusion of children with Down syndrome - expectations of behaviour            (4 sessions)

· Let’s make it visual — using visual resources to develop the language,  communication and literacy skills of children with Down syndrome          (2 sessions)

· ME, my body, my friends, my life - SRE and Down syndrome (5 sessions)

· Reading, Language Intervention for children with Down syndrome           (6 sessions)

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Published: 28/07/2020
Audience: staff working with children and young people who have Down syndrome
Contact: Wendy Uttley

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