Makaton Signing for Babies Introduction - Online Course - Family Learning - 10:00-11:00

Online Course, Nottingham

Important update: Bookings will close 7 days before the course starts.

Key details

Time 10am - 11am
Venue Online Course, Nottingham
For ages 19+
Group size 5 - 16
Cost Free

About this course

Makaton Signing for Babies (MSB) is for parents, family members or carers who would like to sign with babies and children in their

care and have no previous experience of Makaton. This fun and interactive taster session introduces you to Makaton.  Makaton Signing for Babies is designed to encourage the development of communication and language skills in babies and toddlers. 

What will be covered on the taster session? What will be taught to learners? 

  • You will learn approximately 5 signs and symbols using songs, games and activities. 

What will learners achieve by the end of the taster session?

  • An overview of using Makaton to encourage the development of communication and language skills in babies and toddlers. 

As this course is online, a suitable device such as laptop, smart phone, tablet or computer will be required to access the course.  Zoom will be used for the live sessions and the link will be sent to you once your enrolment has been completed.

Booking your place and fee information

To secure your place on the course both the following must be done:

  • Complete the Eventbrite Booking.
  • Complete our Inspire Online Enrolment Form for each person attending the course.

You should be redirected to the Inspire Online Enrolment Form after completing the Eventbrite booking.  If you are not redirected, please use the link supplied in the Eventbrite booking confirmation email.

To book and enrol on one of our courses, you must have been living in England and have been resident in the UK for the past 3 years.

Some exceptions may apply if you are living in England with evidence of the right to remain and are from an EEU/EEAU country (completion of a questionnaire will be required).

As we no longer receive funding for our ESFA-funded courses for learners living in the devolved areas listed below, full cost fees would apply to these courses if you live in these areas:

  • Barnsley, Doncaster, Rotherham and Sheffield 
  • Cambridgeshire and Peterborough
  • Greater London
  • Greater Manchester
  • Liverpool City Region
  • Newcastle Upon Tyne, North Tyneside and Northumberland
  • Tees Valley
  • West of England
  • West Midlands
  • West Yorkshire

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