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Key Concepts: Communicating with Sign - An approach to supporting people with Complex Communication Needs - Cairns 28 February 2018

Centre of Excellence

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 from 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM (AEST)

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Key Concepts: Communicating with Sign – An approach to supporting people with Complex Communication Needs

1 Day

This one-day course covers theoretical and practical components of key concept or word signing, a common strategy used to support people with complex communication needs.  Participants will explore features of a key concept sign approach and become familiar with teaching strategies to start using a core vocabulary of signs.

Target audience

  • Support persons, team leaders, case managers
  • Professionals supporting adults with complex communication needs

Learning objectives

After completing this training, participants should be able to:

  • Identify how to individualise a key concept approach for different people’s communication support needs
  • Demonstrate a core vocabulary of signs and combine such into sentences for communication through practical sign tutorials
  • Clearly communicate and model a key concept signing approach during conversational interactions.

FAQs

Are there ID requirements to enter the event?

Yes. Please carry photo ID with you.

Where can I contact the organiser with any questions?

centreofexcellencetraining@communities.qld.gov.au

Is my registration/ticket transferrable?

No. Please cancel your ticket if you are unable to attend.

 Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

Yes. 

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Ground Floor Conference Room, CitiCentral Building,
65-67 Spence Street
CAIRNS, Qld 4870
Australia

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 from 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM (AEST)


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