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ELKLAN Speech and Language Support for KS1 and KS2 01-11-2017


Code:                          CH0055

Title:                           ELKLAN Speech and Language Support for KS1 and KS2

Description:              This 10 week course will provide information and strategies to develop the communication skills of children aged 5 - 11 years who have speech, language and communication needs. It will equip you with innovative tools and methods to enhance learning and promote quality first teaching.

Audience:                  All staff who support children in KS1 and KS2 who have speech, language and communication needs.

Dates:                        1, 8, 15, 22, 29 November and 6 December 2017 and 10, 17, 24, 31 January 2018


Time:                          4.30pm – 6.30pm

                                    You need to attend all dates

Venue:                        Castle Hill Centre, Castleton Street, Tonge Moor, Bolton, BL2 2JW

Presenter:                  Carol Palmer, Speech and Language Therapy Service

Objectives:                This course will provide some theoretical knowledge and share an abundance of practical skills in the following areas:

  • What is communication
  • Improving listening, attention and independent learning skills
  • Listening, memory and understanding spoken language
  • Modifying adults speech to help a child understand language
  • Understand beyond simple sentences
  • Promoting vocabulary development
  • Encouraging expressive language and narrative development
  • Promoting effective communication and social skills
  • Supporting children with unclear speech and exploring the link between speech reading and writing
  • Management of stammering and other issues raised during the course

Price:                          Arial 11

Booking Info:            To book a place please email with the following information: course title, course date, your full name and your employers name

Cancellation:             To cancel your place, please notify the Training Shared Service Centre on 01204 337600 or email You must cancel your place at least 3 weeks prior to the course date, otherwise the following charges will apply:

                                    2 weeks prior to the course date                    £25.00

                                    1 week prior to the course date:                     Full price of the course

                                    Non-attendance:                                             Full price of the course

                                    IMPORTANT – If a course is free of charge and you cancel 2 weeks prior to the course date or do not attend, you will be charged £25.00