What is Elklan Speech and Language Support for 5-11’s?

A practical training course for staff working in primary schools to enable them to develop the speech and language skills of ALL children but especially those with speech and language difficulties. It gives practical advice and strategies which are also suitable for children with English as an additional language and other special educational needs. Over 7,000 people have already completed this training in the UK and found it has helped them to differentiate the curriculum more effectively.

What do participants receive?

A Level 3 or Level 2 nine credit Award in Knowledge and Practice to Support the Communication Skills of 5-11s – both levels are now on the QCF! A portfolio of evidence will need to be submitted.

Which level should I study at?

Please refer to core levels 2 and 3 on this document for more information.

How is it delivered?

The course is run over ten weekly sessions (each session lasts two hours). The course uses interactive teaching methods, practical activities, videos and group discussion to engage learners.

What do learners say?

Where and when?

Elklan courses are now being run through MKTSA and will be held in Fairfields Primary School. Please use the following link to book onto the spring 2020, 3 day course : https://www.mktsa.com/event/elklan-speech-and-language-support-for-5-11s/

What does the course teach?

Please see the course flyer for an overview of the course content.

For more information

Contact – lblack@tma.bucks.sch.uk