Makaton Training in Farnborough

Would you like to learn Makaton?

In response to popular demand we are running Makaton Workshops at our head office in Farnborough, Hampshire.

Please contact the Training team on 01276 606777 or training@makaton.org for further information and to book a place!

Upcoming dates of training 2018
•    Tuesday 13th to Wednesday 14th March - Foundation Workshop £135
•    Wednesday 2nd to Thursday 3rd May - Beginners Workshop £90
•    Tuesday 5th June to Thursday 7th June - Enhancement Workshop £245
•    Tuesday 17th to Wednesday 18th July -  Follow Up Workshop £100
•    Wednesday 7th to Thursday 8th November - Beginners workshop  £90

Makaton Beginners Workshop
9.30am to 4pm
Westmead House
2 days
£90 (including individual manuals)
Refreshments provided but bring your own lunch or plenty of shops nearby for lunch
Lots of free parking available or a 15 mins walk from Farnborough Main station

The Makaton Beginners Workshop is for family members and carers looking for more of the practical learning sessions.
You will learn over the two days, stages 1 – 4 of Makaton Symbol and Signs core Vocabulary through fun, interactive sessions and information into using Makaton. Participants will receive their own manual including the Makaton symbols and signs learnt over the two days. Everyone will receive a certificate of attendance on completion of the two days.

Makaton Follow Up Workshop
9.30am To 4pm
Westmead House
2 days
£100 (including individual manuals)
Refreshments provided but bring your own lunch or plenty of shops nearby for lunch
Lots of free parking available or a 15 mins walk from Farnborough Main station

Following on from the Beginners workshop this Follow Up workshop is the next level of the practical learning for family members and carers. Learning stage 5 – 8 of Makaton Symbols and Signs Core Vocabulary. Participants must have attended the Beginners workshop and have their certificate before attending this Follow Up Workshop.

Makaton Foundation Workshop
9.30am – 4pm
Westmead House
2 days
£135 (including individual manuals and pocket books 1)
Refreshments provided but bring your own lunch or plenty of shops nearby for lunch
Lots of free parking available or a 15 mins walk from Farnborough Main station

Makaton Foundation workshop is recommended for participants who need a more detailed knowledge about using Makaton to develop the communication skills of others combined with the practical interactive learning of stages 1 - 4 of Makaton core vocabulary symbols and signs. Theory covers research, symbol design themes, the use and purpose of Makaton and an overview of other alternative communication systems.
Participants receive their own manuals (4 manuals in total) plus Pocket Book of Signs 1 and Pocket Book of Symbols 1

Makaton Enhancement Workshop
9.30am – 4pm
Westmead House
3 days
£245 (including individual manuals and pocket books 2)
Refreshments provided but bring your own lunch or plenty of shops nearby for lunch
Lots of free parking available or a 15 mins walk from Farnborough Main station

The Makaton Enhancement workshop concentrates on improving and developing signing and symbol skills and learning translation skills using signs and symbols. Theory sessions look at adapting communication to suit an individual’s needs to help develop their skills. Fun, practical and interactive learning of stages 5 – 8 of Makaton core vocabulary symbols and signs. participants must have attended the Foundation workshop and have their certificate before attending the Enhancement workshop 

Participants receive their own manuals (6 manuals in total) plus Pocket Book of Signs 2 and Pocket Book of Symbols 2. Plus a certificate of attendance









4th April 2018

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