If you are not sure whether Makaton training is for you, try a Makaton Taster session. These short sessions are designed for people who are interested in finding out about Makaton and deciding whether or not to attend further Makaton training.
The Taster gives you a general introduction into what Makaton is and who uses it, with the opportunity to learn a few signs and symbols too.
This three-hour course is recommended for family members, carers, support workers, extracurricular co-ordinators and anyone who is interested in using Makaton in everyday life.
This session will provide you with an introductory workshop, you will learn over 50 signs all designed to help you in practical situations.
At the end of the workshop participants should have the skills and confidence to begin using Makaton in their daily lives.
Refreshments will be provided.
Date – Monday 24th June 2019
Venue – Office 24 Dinnington Business Centre, Outgang Lane, Dinnington, Sheffield S25 3QX
Cost - £40 per person – this involves registration, certification and Core Vocabulary Symbols pocketbook.