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Identifying and Supporting Children with SLCN – Online Training Event – Tuesday 2nd Feb 2021 3:30pm – 5pm



Identifying and Supporting Children with SLCN – Online Training Event – Tuesday 2nd Feb 2021 3:30pm – 5pm


Our in-house training workshop, Identifying and Supporting Children with SLCN, aims to provide an overview of how Speech, Language and Communication Needs (SLCN) can develop and present in children, the impacts on children’s learning in the school environment and what you can do to support students with SLCN in your setting. Speech, language and communication needs (SLCN) are the most common primary area of need for pupils with SEND at 23%. In some areas of deprivation, at least 50% of children and young people have SLCN and with 81% of children with emotional and behavioural disorders have unidentified language difficulties. Our training course will be led by ChatterBug Founding Director and Consultant Speech and Language Therapist Asma Khanum, this workshop forms a great foundation for understanding SLCN and supporting staff to create an inclusive learning environment. Asma has worked in the education sector for over 20 years and has a wealth of experience as a Paediatric Speech and Language Therapist, including working with the NHS, schools and private Speech and Language Therapy.


How will I benefit from this course?

  • This course will provide an overview of all the areas of SLCN and top tips on supporting children with difficulties.
  • We will provide a wide range of activities for you to try both one to one and in small groups.
  • Learn how to identify students with SLCN, including bilingual children, and individuals who learnt English as an additional language.
  • Learn how to implement universal strategies that can support all children develop their language and communication skills.
  • Certificate of completion

Who is this course ideal for?

Our Identifying and Supporting Children with SLCN, is perfect for education and childcare professionals, such as teachers, teaching assistants and SENCO’s.The course is also suitable for speech and language therapists, undergraduate and post graduate students who are undertaking a degree in the field and looking for support and more information.

Where will the course take place?

Due to COVID-19 restrictions, our training courses will be taking place online via Google Meets. All relevant support information for accessing the course will be sent out to attendees prior to the workshop.


SPECIAL OFFER: 50% off training for Existing North Yorkshire Clients! 
To make the most of this offer, select Pay by Invoice at the checkout and submit your school details and mention ‘Existing Client .


Please select the Pay by Invoice option via checkout and a member of staff will contact you and send the appropriate department the invoice to pay. Alternatively, you could fill out the request a callback form below and a member of staff will contact you to take payment. 

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