13th May 2019

Teaching Vocabulary across the Day and Curriculum

29th November 9.15-3.30 A whole day training course that promotes the vocabulary development of all children. Focused on whole class learning, the approach is of particular value for those who start at a disadvantage - including children with Special Educational Needs and those who speak English as an additional language. Develop knowledge and skills to identify students with communication difficulties along with strategies and ideas for resources This course is most suited to: Senior Leaders, SENCO’s, Inclusion Managers, Curriculum Co-ordinators, Class Teachers, Specialist Teachers and Educational Psychologists.  It will also suit TA’s attending with a SENCO or Teacher paired participant Places are limited!  To r

13th May 2019

Makaton Foundation Course:6th & 7th November 2019

Dates: 6th & 20th November 2019 Venue: Yardley Primary Cost : £155 or £130 discounted rate* (*discounted rates apply to schools that currently purchase a service)

  • This 2-day Foundation Workshop introduces Makaton and combines a practical approach with theory
  • You will learn just over 250 signs and symbols from the Core Vocabulary (covering stages 1-4 and the additional vocabulary)
  • Theory covers research into sign and symbol use, symbol design themes, the use and purpose of Makaton and an overview of alternative systems of communication
Delegates will receive a participant manual, Pocket Books including all the signs from the foundation course and a certif

3rd April 2019

I CAN Early Talk Boost: 8th October 2019

Early talk boost is an intervention developed by I CAN specialists and is helping children in the early years to boost their language skills and narrow the gap between them and their peers. The intervention is delivered 3 times per week during circle time by a trained early years practitioner to a group of up to 8 children over a 9 week intervention period. The intervention also includes a parents/carers workshop to help them to support communication development at home Cost: £300 per training pair (1 day course for teacher and EY worker) plus the cost of ICAN supplied materials at £480 per intervention pack (Minimum requirement 1 intervention pack per school) Booking f

3rd April 2019

I CAN Talk Boost KS2 TARGETED Training: 9th October 2019

A one day training course providing staff with skills to lead targeted intervention sessions aimed at 7-10 year old children with delayed language. Providing these groups in your setting will help to boost children’s language skills and to help narrow the gap between them and their peers. Cost: £480 for Talk Boost KS2 Intervention Pack plus £300 per pair* for tutor costs. *Delegates are encouraged to attend in Teacher/TA pairs Booking form talk boost ks2 .doc oct 2019 Click here for more!

3rd April 2019

I CAN Talk Boost KS1 TARGETED Training: 7th October 2019

A one day training course providing staff with skills to lead targeted intervention sessions aimed at 4-7 year old children with delayed language. Providing these groups in your setting will help to boost children’s language skills and to help narrow the gap between them and their peers. Cost: £500 for Talk Boost KS1 Intervention Pack plus £300 per pair *of staff for tutor costs.  *Delegates are encouraged to attend in Teacher/TA pairs Booking form talk boost ks1.doc oct 2019 Click here for more!

15th March 2019

12th June/18th September: Free Primary Talk Training for SenCo’s (Birmingham)

  Primary Talk is a one day training course providing staff with strategies to develop communication friendly environment.  Primary Talk is an evidence based training and development programme for staff working with children 4-11 years, including those with Speech, Language and Communication needs. There is no cost for this training but participants have the option to order the I CAN Primary Talk Talking Strategies Box. Booking form Primary Talk Free 1 day training (2).docx 2 dates Please email completed booking forms to freetraining@wmspeechtherapy.co.uk Click here for more!

19th February 2018

I CAN Early Talk UNIVERSAL

Aimed at the early year's workforce in partnership with parents to support the communication needs of children from birth to age 5. Early Talk 0–5 years provides a suite of four training modules that enable you to support all young children's communication skills through a range of strategies and techniques. Every element of Early Talk 0-5 years will contribute to your Level 3 Children and Young People's Workforce Diploma, or the Continued Professional Development Award in Speech, Language and Communication. Each training module takes one day to complete and comprises of:

  • Supporting Communication and Language
  • Enhancing Communication and Language
  • Working With Under 3's
  • Working With Parents
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