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Makaton Courses

Makaton Beginners

This course provides an introductory workshop for parents and carers who need to use Makaton in everyday situations.  Signing instruction is given including signs to help in practical situations.  Makaton symbols are also included and examples of their use are given.


2023 Free* 5 Week Evening Course - Delivered by qualified Makaton tutor


To be familiar and confident to use Makaton confidently in basic daily interactions

To enable practitioners to enhance communication and understanding of children with SEND and EAL

2 courses:   

Monday evenings 6.00 pm – 8.00 pm      9th 16th 23rd January, 6th & 20th Feb

                                                                 27th February, 6th 13th 20th 27th March 2023

Course participants: 2 persons per Luton school.

Certification requires attendance to all sessions.

Closing date:  Once course is full (12 places) or 2 weeks before start date.

Venue:  Lady Zia Wernher School, Ashcroft Road, LU2 9AY


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*fees are covered by LZW school outreach provision




Makaton Follow-Up

This workshop concentrates on improving and developing signing skills and symbols skills, and develops everyday use of the Makaton programme.


No courses planned currently