Speech Sounds Workshop Practitioner Training Course
To be able to understand how to make speech sounds
To be able to Identify the different elements of speech sound therapy
To be able to choose appropriate activities
To be able to select appropriate supporting strategies
Teachers and childcare/education support staff in all education and childcare settings who support children with speech sound difficulties
Speech sound (pronunciation) development from 0-7 years, how we make speech sounds, common immaturities and possible causes of speech sound difficulties, how to informally assess a child’s speech, strategies for dealing with unclear speech, developing listening skills and we use activities to support speech sound development
Please ensure you provide your personal mobile telephone number. This will enable us to contact you in the unlikely event we need to cancel the course at short notice. We will not use your mobile number for any other purpose.
Please note we prefer to receive payments through a credit/debit card and this is the only option we now offer for you to purchase the course on Eventbrite. If you do not have the option in your organisation to fund the course in this way please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org to discuss alternative payment options.
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What are my transport options for getting to and from the event?
There is a free car park at The Vinery although spaces may be limited at busy times. There is also free parking in the streets surrounding the venue, please park considerately.
Buses travelling from Leeds City Centre along York Road include 18, 37, 56, 64 and 68. Please ask to get off across the road from the Irish Centre and be mindful there is a busy road to cross. These buses depart from Leeds Bus Station, the Corn Exchange and other stops within the City Centre. For further information, please contact:
- MetroLine Travel Information on 0113 245 7676 or
Wheels Private Hire is just around the corner from Leeds Mencap (0113 249 9999). If you prefer to use a licensed taxi, telephone Streamline 0113 244 3322. Leeds Mencap is less than 2 miles from the city centre, so a taxi from there is not too expensive.
Is there food and drink available to purchase?
Please note that although refreshments are provided on our courses, lunch is not so please make suitable arrangements.
There are limited food outlets nearby so please consider bringing a packed lunch.