Communication Methods & Tactics - One Day Training Course

The Communication Methods and Tactics One Day Training Course is a specialised course for those wishing to expand their knowledge and communication skills for interacting with people with sensory impairments. 


Who is the course for?

Individuals wanting to expand their knowledge of interacting with sensory impairments. A basic awareness would be beneficial but is not essential.


What is covered in the course?

  • Types of sensory impairment - acquired and congenital
  • Terminology and definitions
  • Techniques and types of communication
  • Clear speech, sign languages, Deafblind block, Deafblind manual, objects of reference, personal object of reference, Braille, Moon and much more
  • Communication with sensory impaired people
  • Factors influencing communication
  • Barriers to communication and how to break them down
  • Language modification
  • Good practise
  • Communicating and guiding/mobility 
  • Supportive environments for communication
  • Planning communication systems
  • Professionals that support people with sensory impairments
  • Planning services and activities 
To find out more or register then please either see our Contact Page or call 01246 235 208

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