Commences: 5th May 2018 - 9:30 AM until 1:30 PM
CATTS HQ Ace Park
Total Seats: 18
Available Seats: 0
Days till Event: -74
Enrollment Until: 4th May 2018 9:30 AM
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I liked the structure of the day. The associations Marijke used helped me to remember the signs. I also like that the games reinforced the signs. Plus the sweets as rewards!
The energy and humour of the presenter helps me remember. Marijke delivered it very well and made it very informative and enjoyable! 🙂
“I thought the course was made very interesting because it was informal and amusing at times. I was surprised at how the Lamh signs stuck in my mind.”
Thought the tutor (Marijke) was excellent. Really easy to listen to, so easy to learn from. Made the day fun. Kept you focused.
The day was fun! Marijke made it fun and easy to learn. Really enjoying. Good craic.
I learned 100 signs to go away and teach my autistic child.
“What I liked: Use of videos as well as slides. The variety of signs taught. Relaxed atmosphere – had a laugh while learning signs.”
“I’ve learned 100 Lamh signs. I’ve learned ways to use them and importance of repetition. I’ve enjoyed Marijke’s energetic method of teaching.”
“I’ve enjoyed learning everything about Lamh, including watching videos, doing games and working in group. It was very interesting.”
I liked Marijke as a Lamh tutor. She was extremely engaging and personable. I like how it was fun during the lesson.
I liked the enthusiasm of the presenter. It was really interactive, clear and well paced.
"Very interesting. Benefits us especially while working with kids - learned so many things I never knew e.g. DVD, and apps"
I learned how I can use signs to help children communicate on a one to one basis or in a group to encourage social and language skills in an informal way.
Learned more than I thought I would at one sitting!
Found Marijke very enjoyable as a teacher. Made the course a lot more intereting and easier to learn.
"I learned how important it is to communicate. I hope it will make life happier for the service users.”
I learned a lot of signs I didn't know and how to teach them to my brother. I'll finally be able to have a proper conversation with him.
A Super Day! A wealth of knowledge. Loved the detail and attention to accuracy. Thank you.
I learned more ways to create communication opportunities.
I liked the structure of the class. Marijke made the class fun and enjoyable to learn the different signs.
"Great anecdotes helped me associate the words with the sign."
"Very helpful when we asked questions - she didn't hesitate to answer anything we asked"
This was a fun, interactive course. Marijke was very good, and patient, friendly and funny.
I liked the way nobody was singled out. The signs were demonstrated as a group.
I learned a lot of new Lamh signs
Thoroughly enjoyed the class. Marijke makes learning fun!
“I enjoyed the games, these were practical and helped consolidate our learning and helped us to retain the new signs.”
I learned how to put Lamh into the school setting where I work. How to plan and create situations where I can use it.
“I’ve learned so many signs and how to effectively communicate with residents.”
“What did I like: being able to communicate with Lamh user. Brilliant course. Would recommend it to other people.”
I learned a lot of new signs and that it's possible to learn a lot of signs in a relatively short space of time.
"Loved the training style. Very enjoyable day."
I learned so many new signs and lots of different ways to approach kids to create conversation opportunities.
I learned how to think about how it might feel to not be able to communicate. I learned not only about the signs but also how to associate them with other things to remember them. I also learned how to 'teach' the signs in an effective way with the kids.
The energy of the course and how it was taught. Great information that will stay in my brain!
I liked the way the 100 words were split out throughout the day. Not information overload. Very enjoyable - the day flew!
I liked Marijke. You made the course interesting and fun.
I liked the multiple steps in learning signs - helped memory.
"I enjoyed the group interaction. Moving between theory and practical Lamh signs has helped me to concentrate for the entirety of the day.”
Marijke made it very easy to learn and very entertaining! ?
I liked your enthuasian and how personable and approachable you are. So much was covered and I liked how you were willng to show us lots of other sign.
I learned a lot more than I expected to! thank you .
"I enjoyed doing the signs and activity. I think that this will help me in the future with being a special needs assistant"
Marijke was excellent - brilliant tutor.
I learned over 100 signs which will make it a lot easier to communicate with my child.
“I liked learning sign language so it can help me communicate with my cousin and each other.”
“I liked the positive interaction between the tutor & learners.”
I learned lots of new signs. Can't wait to learn more.
I liked that the day was active ad no one was put on the spot!
I enjoyed the interaction and the humour!
“I thought it was very well presented. Not only was it about Lamh sign; it was about communication.”
I liked the way the tutor presented the class. It enabled me to learn in a relaxed way. Her coverage was fantastic. I would attend another class hosted by her.
"Marijke made the day very funny and interesting."
Module One Add-on Workshop for Communication Partners of Children using Lámh
Communication partners of children who use Lámh and who have completed Module One can attend this practical workshop that looks at encouraging Lámh use as well as adding to their Lámh sign vocabulary.
Course Duration: 3 hours
- Lámh and Total Communication
- How to use toys and games to create opportunities for Lámh signing
- Additional sign vocabulary
- How to promote Lámh use in the pre-school and school
- Revision of Module One Lámh signs
- Looking at research on using manual signs and AAC with children
- Membership of Lámh Signs Online
- Module One Add-on Handbook and Signbook
TO BOOK COURSE
You need to pay the workshop fee, and complete the registration form below, at least 4 weeks before the course start date. This is to allow us offer places to those who may have been waitlisted due to demand.
Step 1: Pay for your Lamh Course via…
Payal: You will be given the option to pay immediately after you submit the form (below). There will incur a 6.5% Paypal fee
Bank Transfer: You can pay via SEPA Bank transfer to:
Clinical Assessment and Therapy Teamed Services Ltd T/A CATTS Ireland IBAN IE74BOFI90175744648159 BIC: BOFIIE2D
Purchase Order: If your employer is sponsoring your course, please ask their accounts person to contact our Practice Manager directly at firstname.lastname@example.org as soon as you have registered. Full payment needs to be received before the course date.
Booking Terms and Conditions
All payments must be made at time of booking. If you have registered but not paid the course fee, your place may be lost to someone else who has fully completed booking. In this case we will offer you a spot on a future course pending full booking.
In the event of sickness or extenuating circumstances you may transfer to an alternative course at no extra cost.
You may give your place on a course to an alternative participant at any time at no extra cost but please inform us of the change. Failure to attend a reserved course will not entitle a participant to a refund or a transfer.
CATTS reserves the right to cancel a course at any time without liability. Should this occur, delegates will be given as much notice as possible and will be offered an alternative date, a different course, or a refund of the course fee. CATTS will not be responsible for reimbursing travel or accommodation.
The Lamh Logo, and Lamh Module One, and all accreditations are copyright of Lamh – Communication Augmentation Sign System Ltd., a registered company limited by guarantee 310531. Charity Number 14515.
Step 2: Complete the Lamh Registration Form (Below)
Please complete the short registration form to ensure we have all the information needed so that you can register for Lamh Online and to help you make the most of your training day.