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This is a one day course including theory and practice
Who Should Attend?
New staff whose role directly or indirectly involves the handling of people should attend this course.
Level 1 training is the starting point for learning Makaton. It is recommended for:
parents, family members, carers and workers who need to use Makaton at home and in their work
participants who need a more detailed knowledge about using and applying Makaton to develop the communication skills of others.
Level 1 training provides a practical introduction to the Makaton Language Programme.
Sessions include discussing commonly asked questions, hints and tips for effective signing and symbol use and how to start using Makaton in everyday situations at home or work.
You will also learn the signs and symbols from Stages 1 and 2, and some of the Additional stage, of the Core Vocabulary.
Trauma informed model of care (TIMOC) training is aimed at social workers, personal advisors and foster carers working with children and young people who experienced trauma. The training will explain the impact of trauma on our body and how our mind processes information,help participants in the training to better understand behaviour often linked to you people who have experienced trauma. The Training will cover signs and symptoms of trauma adding assessments of young people's needs in this area. The training then goes onto explore how to meet the care needs of these young people, with practical advice for everyday care. Simple direct tools which can be used by all will also be explained. The course will also cover Fast Feet, explaining this theraputic intervention.
How should attend: Social Workers, personal advisors and foster carers working with children and young people who have experienced trauma.
|Session||Session Date||Session Time||Session Venue||Map|
|1||09 June 2022||10:00 - 12:00||No Venue||Map|
|2||16 June 2022||10:00 - 12:00||Virtual Learning Platform||Map|
|3||23 June 2022||10:00 - 12:00||Virtual Learning Platform||Map|
|4||30 June 2022||10:00 - 12:00||Virtual Learning Platform||Map|
|5||07 July 2022||10:00 - 12:00||Virtual Learning Platform||Map|
|6||08 September 2022||10:00 - 11:00||Virtual Learning Platform||Map|