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Total Communication Training

Course Date: 23 January 2019, 09:30 - 16:30

Course Leader: Stephanie Nightingale, Sarah Middleton and Sarah Meehan

Duration of Course: 7 hours

Location: 34 Camden Street, Greenbank, Plymouth, PL4 8NW

Price: £60.00 per Delegate

Available Places: 20

This one day course will increase your awareness of the communication skills and needs that people with a learning disability have.

Objectives/Aims of Course

To increase your awareness of the communication skills and needs that people with a learning disability have. This course will also attendees to learn and practice some skills that can facilitate more effective communication, both with people who may have good verbal skills, and with people who have more limited or no speech.

Course Programme

This course will include:

  • The importance of communication
  • How and why communication breaks down
  • Understanding different levels of communication skills
  • Ways of reducing communication breakdown
  • Practical strategies that can help to reduce communication breakdown including use of pictures and signing to back up speech

Course Deliverables

This course will provide a certificate of training for Total Communication

Who Should Attend (including pre-requisites)

This one day course is aimed at those wanting to increase their awareness of the communication skills and needs that people with a learning disability have.

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