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Key word sign

This course is for Cerebral Palsy Alliance employees 

Who is this course for? 

This course is recommended for CPA employees required to use key word sign (KWS) and augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) with children or adults with communication difficulties.

What content does the course cover?  

In this training session you will learn the principles of AAC and how to use KWS to communicate with people who have complex communication needs.
This includes:

  • Discussing complex communication needs
  • Principles of AAC and types of communicators
  • Principles and benefits of KWS
  • At least 80 interactive signs
  • Vocabulary selection
  • Practice using KWS.

After completing the training, you will be awarded a key word sign basic workshop certificate.

What other details do I need to know? 

Attendance type: In person (face to face)
Duration: 1 day 
Times: Please select a course date below or if there are no dates please click Enquire 
Refreshments: Please bring your own lunch (as required) 
If you need to cancel: Cancellation guidelines

Where can I get more information?

Contact: The Training Alliance team
Email: training@cerebralpalsy.org.au
Phone: +61 2 9975 8715

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Course Dates

Please select your course date.

Start DateLocationCost
Thu 02 May 2024 at 9:30AM 1 class Ryde Register
Thu 25 Jul 2024 at 9:30AM 1 class Allambie Register
Mon 14 Oct 2024 at 9:30AM 1 class Ryde Register