On-site or online training by one of our experienced therapists
If you require training for your staff, Words First Ltd can offer bespoke training on most subjects relating to Speech and Language, Literacy and Occupational Therapy. You may choose from one of the following topics, or we can tailor the training to your needs:
General introduction to Speech, Language and Communication Difficulties
Early years adult-child interaction – tips and strategies
Behaviour/SEMH and Language – what are the links and how can you support?
SCERTS framework as a tool to support children with Autism
Autism in girls versus boys
How to use the Words First checklists to accurately identify SLCN
How to deliver small-group interventions effectively (for Teaching Assistants)
Using Blank’s Levels in the classroom to support SLCN
Free Online Training Videos
Our Training Academy has a range of free online courses for topics related to Speech and Language Therapy and Occupational Therapy in educational settings. Please click on the links below to access our training sessions:
Alternatively, one of our specialists can deliver bespoke training online or in person at a time that is most convenient for you.
We find it is best for you to contact Amanda on Amanda@wordsfirst.co.uk so she can get an idea of your goals for training in your school.