Courses

All of our licensed authorities offer their own programme of Language for Learning courses. Read more about the training courses Language for Learning offers on our training page. Details of training courses currently available can be found below.

For more information contact your local Language for Learning training co-ordinator or Emma Jordan at enquiries@languageforlearning.co.uk.

If you would like Language for Learning to come to your area to deliver training, then please contact us.

WORCESTERSHIRE
In Worcestershire we run a programme of training throughout the academic year in addition to offering training at a whole setting or whole school level. This programme includes a mix of half day introductory training courses through to six session module courses from foundation stage through to secondary level. You will find current courses available below.

Show Me DVD
We have a free copy of our Show Me DVD for all Worcestershire schools and early years settings. Collect yours on Language for Learning training courses, Worcestershire SLCN Pathway training and through the Every Child a Talker programme

Worcestershire

Co-ordinator: Emma Jordan
Contact: enquiries@languageforlearning.co.uk

Forthcoming Courses:

NEW AND UPDATED: TA Survival Course

19th November 2018: 9.15am - 12.15pm

Worcestershire Young Farmers Club, Shires Farm, Worcester

This half day training course provides:
• Links to the new SEND Code of Practice.
• Reference to the new recommendations for effective use of Teaching Assistants.
• The Language for Learning ‘Model of Speech, Language and Communication’.
• Tools to help you recognise pupils with (SLCN).
• Key practical strategies to support pupils at a universal level across the curriculum.
• Knowledge of the collaborative team and understanding of the need for collaborative working practices for pupils with SLCN.
• Competencies at a universal and enhanced level of the Speech, Language and Communication Framework

All participants will receive a TA Survival Kit packed and ready to go to enable you to put what you have learned today into practice immediately.

Email: enquiries@languageforlearning.co.uk

Download a flyer and application form

£ 80.00 per participant.

Closing Date: 14th November 2018

NEW AND UPDATED: SENCO Survival Course

20th November 2018: 9.15am - 12.15pm

Worcester Young Farmer's Club, Shires Farm, Hawford, Worcester

This newly updated and revised half day training course provides:
• Links to the new SEND Code of Practice
• The Language for Learning ‘Model of Speech, Language and Communication’.
• Tools to help you recognise pupils with (SLCN).
• Audit tools to support development at a whole school level.
• Key practical strategies to support pupils at a universal level across the curriculum.
• Competences at a universal and enhanced level of the Speech, Language and Communication Framework

All participants will receive a SENCO Survival Kit packed and ready to go to enable you to put what you have learned today into practice immediately.

Email: enquiries@languageforlearning.co.uk

Download a flyer and application form

£ 80.00 per participant.

Closing Date: 16th November 2018

An Introduction to SLCN for Early Years Practitioners

27th November 2018: 9.15am - 12.15pm

Worcestershire Young Farmers Club, Hawford, Worcester

This introductory session is designed for all those working in early years settings.

The course includes:
• The Language for Learning ‘Model of Speech, Language and Communication’.
• Typical language development
• Tools to help you recognise young children with SLCN.
• Key strategies to support young children in their development
• Competencies at a universal and enhanced level of the Speech, Language and Communication Framework

Email: enquiries@languageforlearning.co.uk

Download a flyer and application form

£ 25.00 per participant.

Closing Date: 20th November 2018

Foundation Stage Two Day Course

11th February & 11th March 2019: 9.15am - 3.30am

Worcestershire Young farmers Club, Shires Farm, Worcester

With Rosalind Pow and Kathy Othen

This two day course is designed for anyone working in early years settings who needs to develop their knowledge and skills in supporting children's speech, language and communication skills. This comprehensive training builds on from our half day course 'An Introduction to SLCN for Early Years Practitioners'

The course includes:
• The Language for Learning ‘Model of Speech, Language and Communication’.
• Typical language development and identification tools to help you recognise young children with SLCN.
• An extensive range of practical strategies to support young children in their development.
• Exploration of specific language and communication skills, including processing information/instructions, vocabulary skills, expressive language and social development.
• Competencies at an enhanced level of the Speech, Language and Communication Framework

Email: enquiries@languageforlearning.co.uk

Download a flyer and application form

£ 130.00 per participant.

Closing Date: 1st February 2019