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Introduction to Makaton - Inset (Advantage Day Nursery)

‘Makaton is a language programme using signs and symbols to help people to communicate. It is designed to support spoken language; the signs and symbols are used with speech, in spoken word order’ (The Makaton Charity, 2017).

This Makaton taster session is an introductory and experiential session. Delegates will learn about the Makaton Language Programme: what it is, how it works and who it is used by. They will see demonstrations of approximately forty signs and symbols. Delegates can use and try these signs and symbols in their own workplace or with the individual(s) with communication ne ...
Course Code: EY 19/020
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Session 1Tuesday 18 June 201918:15 - 20:45Advantage Day Nursery, 228 Red Lion Road, KT6 7QD
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Makaton Foundation Workshop for Professionals (Cancelled)

‘Makaton is a language programme using signs and symbols to help people to communicate. It is designed to support spoken language; the signs and symbols are used with speech, in spoken word order’ (The Makaton Charity, 2017).

This nationally recognised two day workshop is aimed at professionals working with and supporting people that present with communication difficulties. Very often this will be persons presenting with learning disability and autism to include those presenting with physical and sensory disability and challenges. Your role may be a teacher/tutor, speech and language therap ...
Course Code: EDU 18/639

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Working with ADHD – Level 2

This course will build on content from the ‘Introduction to Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)’ Level 1 course. By the end of this course practitioners who are working directly with children and young people and/or their families will have the essential knowledge and understanding of ADHD, enabling them to work more effectively with those children and families. The course will particularly focus on supporting and managing ADHD in children and young people. Attendance at Level 1 ADHD training is required before commencement of this course.

ADHD is thought to affect 3–9% of scho ...
Course Code: SFVSS 18/162

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Working with Autistic Spectrum Conditions - Level 2

“Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is a condition that affects social interaction, communication, interests and behaviour.
In children with ASD, the symptoms are present before three years of age, although a diagnosis can sometimes be made after the age of three. It's estimated that more than 1 in every 100 people in the UK has ASD. More boys are diagnosed with the condition than girls. (NHS, 2016)” https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/autism/


This course is for practitioners who already possess some knowledge of Autism and are supporting children and young people on the spectrum. This programme w ...
Course Code: HLTH 18/070
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Session 1Friday 28 June 201909:30 - 16:30King Charles Centre Surbiton, Hollyfield Road, KT5 9AL
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How to Refer to the Single Point of Access (SPA) and Early Help (EH) Services (Windsor and Maidenhead)

Following the Children’s Services Information Workshops, held in April 2019, this session was developed to support partner agencies with referrals to the SPA and Early Help services.

Staff from a variety of agencies and partners are invited to attend this one hour training session and will have the opportunity to share knowledge and information about our Early Help offers with their colleagues. The session will cover what good referrals look like and how that links with our Signs of Safety practice framework.

The session is ideal for colleagues who are involved in decision making regar ...
Course Code: SFVSS 19/122
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Session 1Thursday 4 July 201908:15 - 09:30Maidenhead Project Centre, Maidenhead Project Centre, SL6 8BY
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Makaton Foundation Workshop for Professionals - Inset (Rainbow Nursery)

‘Makaton is a language programme using signs and symbols to help people to communicate. It is designed to support spoken language; the signs and symbols are used with speech, in spoken word order’ (The Makaton Charity, 2017).

This nationally recognised two day workshop is aimed at professionals working with and supporting people that present with communication difficulties. Very often this will be persons presenting with learning disability and autism to include those presenting with physical and sensory disability and challenges. Your role may be a teacher/tutor, speech and language therap ...
Course Code: EDU 19/286
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SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueMap
Session 1Wednesday 4 September 201909:30 - 16:00Rainbow Nursery School Holy Trinity, Sheen Park, TW9 1UP
Session 2Thursday 5 September 201909:30 - 16:00Rainbow Nursery School Holy Trinity, Sheen Park, TW9 1UP
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How to Refer to the Single Point of Access (SPA) and Early Help (EH) Services (Windsor and Maidenhead)

Following the Children’s Services Information Workshops, held in April 2019, this session was developed to support partner agencies with referrals to the SPA and Early Help services.

Staff from a variety of agencies and partners are invited to attend this one hour training session and will have the opportunity to share knowledge and information about our Early Help offers with their colleagues. The session will cover what good referrals look like and how that links with our Signs of Safety practice framework.

The session is ideal for colleagues who are involved in decision making regar ...
Course Code: SFVSS 19/123
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Session 1Tuesday 17 September 201908:15 - 09:30Maidenhead Project Centre, Maidenhead Project Centre, SL6 8BY
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Intensive Interaction - One Day Introduction Course

This one day course will be of interest to anyone who is involved in the care, support or education of children with learning difficulties and / or autism including social services staff, teachers and teaching assistants, nurses, therapists and staff from the voluntary sector.

This course aims to focus on the communication need of children with severe learning difficulties and / or autism who are still at early levels of development as communicators. This may include children who have not yet achieved ise nor perhaps understanding of speech and language. It may also include children wi ...
Course Code: EDU 19/263
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Session 1Monday 23 September 201909:30 - 16:00King Charles Centre Surbiton, Hollyfield Road, KT5 9AL
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Portage Workshop: A Small Steps Approach to Learning for children with SEND

‘Portage is a model of support for children and families which can be adapted and used effectively both in the home and in early years settings’ (National Portage Association, 2018).

The Portage model is a framework of support that includes three essential elements:

• Family Focus
• Structured Teaching
• Child-led play

The framework focuses on respecting each family member and their own priorities whilst applying flexibility to the needs of each child and family members.

This three day Portage workshop is designed to support the knowledge and skills of Early Years practitioners ...
Course Code: EY 19/016
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SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueMap
Session 1Monday 7 October 201909:00 - 16:00Moor Lane Centre, Moor Lane, KT9 2AA
Session 2Tuesday 8 October 201909:00 - 16:00Moor Lane Centre, Moor Lane, KT9 2AA
Session 3Monday 11 November 201909:00 - 16:00Moor Lane Centre, Moor Lane, KT9 2AA
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Preparing to Work in Home based childcare Module 5 - Understanding children’s learning and behaviour

Child development and the key milestones influence all aspects of a child’s life and wellbeing. Understanding those factors that influence child development will enhance your knowledge and skills in responding to their needs, behaviour and learning.

This course is a module of the CACHE Level 3 Preparing to Work in Home Based Childcare course. This aimed at those about to embark on a home based childcare career as well as those working as a home based childcarer wanting to refresh their knowledge.
Course Code: SFVSS 18/200
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Session 1Wednesday 23 October 201918:30 - 21:30King Charles Centre Surbiton, Hollyfield Road, KT5 9AL
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