Speech and Language UK: Early Talk 0-5 Training – Supporting Communication and Language Module

Event Date:

January 24, 2024

Event Time:

9:30am

Event Location:

What is Early Talk 0-5?

  • Early Talk is Speech and Language UK’s highly successful training and accreditation programme aimed at the early years workforce in partnership with parents to support the communication needs of children from birth to age 5. The Early Talk 0-5 training programme has been independently evaluated as enhancing the learning environment for all children, with a long-term positive impact on staff and practice.

What is Early Talk 0-5 Training?

  • Early Talk 0–5 years provides a suite of three training modules that enables you to support all young children’s communication skills through a range of strategies and techniques.
  • At this session, Communicate SLT will deliver one of the three modules – Early Talk 0-5 – Supporting Communication and Language. 

Who is this module for?

  • The course is aimed at early years/pre-school practitioners who want to increase their knowledge of the approaches and strategies that can be used in settings to support the development of speech, language and communication in children aged 0-5.

What will I learn?

  • The Supporting Communication and Language module focuses on increasing participants knowledge of typical communication and language development, developing practitioners’ strategies and interaction styles to maximise their opportunities to develop every child’s skills in communication and language.

This in person training package consists of 1 x 6 hour session delivered face to face, with both comfort breaks and a lunch break scheduled throughout the day. You will receive a welcome email from your trainer with joining instructions closer to the date of the training.

In order to complete the training to certification, it is expected that each individual participant attends the entire session.

A reminder that we require a minimum of 3 participants to book onto this specific suite of training dates in order for the training course to go ahead (hence the request for expressions of interest for now) and that each training date has a maximum of 20 spaces available.

Please express your interest in this suite of training dates by:

  • adding one quantity ticket,
  • completing the Expression of Interest Attendee Info form,
  • reading, understanding and accepting the Terms and Conditions, then
  • clicking the “Register now” button.

Please complete one form per participant (type over the questions with your answers), noting that the details you input should be about the person attending the course. Details of the person making the booking/that requires the invoice (if different) will be requested further along in the registration process.

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Event FAQs

Who is this training for?

The course is aimed at early years/pre-school practitioners who want to increase their knowledge of the approaches and strategies that can be used in settings to support the development of speech, language and communication in children aged 0-5. 


 

How much will this training cost?

Places on this session are available at the following rates:



Free of Charge: Blackpool Health Visitors, Blackpool Community Health Practitioners, Blackpool Early Years Practitioners
Subsidised at a rate of £15.00 per ticket inc. VAT: Other professionals working with children and young people in Blackpool
Chargeable at a rate of £50.00 per ticket inc. VAT: All others interested in attending this course

If you are unsure as to what rate you may be asked to pay, please contact accounts@communicate-slt.org.uk or add your question to your Expression of Interest form and we'll confirm this for you.

How is this training delivered?

This in person training package consists of 1 x 6 hour session delivered face to face, with both comfort breaks and a lunch break scheduled throughout the day. You will receive a welcome email from your trainer with joining instructions closer to the date of the training.

What are the learning outcomes?

The Supporting Communication and Language module focuses on increasing participants knowledge of typical communication and language development, developing practitioners’ strategies and interaction styles to maximise their opportunities to develop every child’s skills in communication and language.

What qualifications do your trainers have?

All trainers are licensed professionals.

What resources will I need/be provided with?

Please bring your EARLY TALK TOOLKIT along with you to the training (you can share one between others from your setting). We will be referring to this during the session.  


 


At the end of the training, we will ask you to complete two evaluation forms in order to receive your training certificate.

What are your payment terms?

Please note that all training will be invoiced for as soon as we know there are sufficient participants to run the course. Payment is due within 14 days of receipt of the invoice. All training sessions are non-refundable but are transferable to a new date if we are notified within the time period detailed below.

What is your cancellation and refund policy?

7 days' notice must be given in writing to events@communicate-slt.org.uk if the booker wishes to change the date of your training session/request reallocation of the cost to an alternative date. Any sessions cancelled by the booker later than 7 days before the first session is due to be carried out, will not be eligible for transfer or refund. Communicate SLT reserve the right to cancel any training session and in such an event will reimburse in full any course fees paid. 

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  • Blackpool
  • Lancashire
  • United Kingdom

Event schedule details

  • January 24, 2024 9:30am   -   3:30pm
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