Training

We run a variety of in-house training. Here is a snapshot of the training on offer.

Please contact Jill Hayde for further information: jhayde@whitelodgecentre.co.uk or call 01932 567131. 

Makaton

Makaton Training Sessions

If you are interested in finding out about Makaton, a customised Taster session can be arranged to provide an introduction to Makaton, including a basic range of signs and symbols.

2 day Foundation Workshop for Professionals

The 2 day Foundation Workshop is recommended for professionals who need to use Makaton in their work.  This workshop is also for those who would like more in-depth training.

3 day Enhancement Workshop for Professionals

The Enhancement Workshop is available for participants who have attended the Foundation Workshop and would like to concentrate on improving and developing their skills.

1-1 Makaton training

If you require 1-1 training in Makaton, please contact Jill Hyde to arrange a suitable time.

Makaton Revision Sessions, 1-1 or small group

If you require 1-1 or small group Makaton revision sessions, please contact Jill Hayde to discuss details

Other Training

Paediatric First Aid (12 hours CIEH course) recognised by OFSTED

EFAW  (6 hours CIEH course)

Autism awareness 

Symbol use for Communication

Managing Behaviour Positively

Specific conditions eg autism, ADHD, Cerebral Palsy, Downs Syndrome, Dyslexia, Dyspraxia, Epilepsy, Sensory impairments

Listening skills – Basic

We can offer in house training for: Nurseries, schools, social care professionals in the public, private and voluntary sector. borough councils, health authority, early years, children’s centres, adult community homes, adult day services, social services, personal assistants, paid carers, play scheme consortium, other domiciliary workers and others undertaking similar work.

The timing of these workshops can be arranged to meet your needs and the costs will depend on the level, times and length of the course.

Please contact Jill Hayde for further information: jhayde@whitelodgecentre.co.uk or call 01932 567131.

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