Makaton Training and Support

We are a series of Communication Skills Workshops for professionals at pre-school, primary and secondary levels. You can find out more and book a place on these workshops below. We can also deliver this workshop as a bespoke online session for your nursery, school or club which can be delivered at a time and date to suit you. Each session can accommodate up to 10 delegates at a cost of £150. To book this workshop as a bespoke online session or if you have any questions about booking your place on our workshop please call us on 0300 030 2121 or email abc@dsscotland.org.uk.

We are also running some Makaton sign sharing sessions for nursery and primary school staff. These sessions are themed around seasonal events, you can find more details on these below.

All of our online sessions comply with our Online Safeguarding policy, this can be accessed here, please take the time to read this policy prior to your session if you have any questions we are more than happy to answer them.

Makaton Training and Support

School of Rock 21

Support your pupils’ communication in school or via remote learning with a fun session incorporating Makaton sign, songs and stories. Our Makaton Tutor Katy Lironi will lead you through a half-hour session of exercises, voice and body warmups and a selection of topic-based songs, stories and rhymes. These sessions can be tailored for nursery, primary […]

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Communications Skills Workshops for Professionals in Secondary Schools

These Communication Skills Workshops are for secondary school education professionals, they are designed to support teachers, support assistants and other members of school staff who include an individual with Down’s syndrome in their educational or recreational setting. The techniques and strategies in these sessions are drawn from research findings on the learning style and specific […]

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Communication Skills Workshops for Professional in Primary Schools

These Communication Skills Workshops are for primary school education professionals, they are designed to support teachers, support assistants and other members of school staff who include an individual with Down’s syndrome in their educational or recreational setting. The techniques and strategies in these sessions are drawn from research findings on the learning style and specific […]

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Communication Skills Workshops For Professionals in Pre-school/Nursery settings

These Communication Skills Workshops are for pre-school education professionals, they are designed to support teachers, support assistants and other members of school staff who include an individual with Down’s syndrome in their educational or recreational setting. The techniques and strategies in these sessions are drawn from research findings on the learning style and specific profile […]

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