Supporting Children and Adults using AAC - elearning

Supporting Children and Adults using AAC - elearning

Supporting Children and Adults using AAC - elearning

A practical training course for those of you supporting users of Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC).

This course is also available via face-to-face training

About the course

This course is for you if you are supporting users of AAC, and wish to equip them with innovative tools and methods to develop and encourage communication. Andrea Lee, who wrote the course, is a highly specialist speech and language therapist. During the training she shares a wealth of practical strategies and activities with underpinning theoretical knowledge to give you a thorough grounding in this complex area.

This specialist training course is a MUST for you if you want practical advice and strategies to support users of AAC effectively.

This training will provide you with:

You'll be taught a wide range of topics through the five sessions. These are fun and interactive and cover:

What is Alternative and Augmentative Communication (AAC)?
Assessment of AAC
Paper-based AAC systems
Power-based AAC systems
Support techniques and strategies - tools for implementation and goal setting
Online Training
Online Training

Our accredited online training is delivered through blended learning using our e-learning course and weekly live webinars. You'll be guided through the discussions by an experienced Elklan Tutor, and can choose to study at level 2 or 3.

Online Non-Accredited Training
Online Non-Accredited Training

Our e-learning sessions are available if you don't wish to complete the learning log or gain accreditation. You'll enjoy 8 weeks' access, with the option to upgrade later to the accredited e-learning course at a reduced price.

e-learning sessions for AAC

Online Training

e-learning sessions

Targeted strategies for specific age range

Communication Builders for AAC

Anytime access to the e-learning sessions
Ten weeks

Eight weeks
Teaching from an Elklan Tutor
Discuss and share with other learners
External accreditation with a 6 credit Award on successful completion
Learning log to complete online

£250 - £260 plus VAT


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How do I book on a course?

First, consider if you want to achieve a qualification. If yes, apply for the accredited online training. If the accreditation isn't important to you now, then access the online e-learning sessions only - you can always upgrade later.

Places on our accredited online training courses fill quickly, so we recommend you apply as soon as you are able.

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