Free Online Short course: An Introduction to Speech, Language and Communication

The Communication Trust launch the new and improved FREE CPD online short course!

The Communication Trust are excited to share the new and improved free CPD online short course: ‘An introduction to speech, language and communication’. They have re-developed this course so it is now tailored for the needs of practitioners working across all the different education phases. Users have the option to access four different pathways – early years, primary, secondary or further education. Each course has a number of activities and resources to support learning.

The course aims to boost practitioners’ knowledge and skills in:

  • Understanding the importance of speech, language and communication as central life skills
  • Understanding typical speech, language and communication
  • Strategies to support children’s speech, language and communication development
  • Identifying and supporting children and young people with speech, language and communication needs (SLCN)

The course is suitable for anyone working with children and young people across all different backgrounds and is completely free. To access the CPD online short course please click here.