Last opportunities for practitioners to take up free training

Talk Derby

For Childminders

Training in Identifying Children with Speech, Language and Communication Needs

This course is designed to equip staff who are excited and passionate about identifying preschool children with speech and language needs (SLCN) or who are at risk from developing SLCN.

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Training for the Wider Workforce

This free course, delivered by Elklan over three 2-hour sessions, will provide practical, easily implemented strategies to use with all children, especially children with speech, language and communication needs.

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Let's Talk at Home

This interactive web-based programme is for parents and carers of children under 5 who are passionate about helping their child learn to talk.

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Let's Talk at Home Tutor Pack

This is a ‘train the trainer course' to equip those who are passionate about delivering key messages to parents and carers through the Elklan Let’s Talk at Home training course.

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For School Foundation Units or PVI Settings

Communication Friendly Settings

This course is designed to equip senior staff in the setting with the materials and support they need to cascade key messages aimed at developing children’s communication to all staff in their setting PLUS the setting receives Elklan Communication Friendly Status.

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Training in Identifying Children with Speech, Language and Communication Needs

This course is designed to equip staff who are excited and passionate about identifying preschool children with speech and language needs (SLCN) or who are at risk from developing SLCN.

>> Find out more

Training for the Wider Workforce

This free course, delivered by Elklan over three 2-hour sessions, will provide practical, easily implemented strategies to use with all children, especially children with speech, language and communication needs.

>> Find out more

Let's Talk at Home

This interactive web-based programme is for parents and carers of children under 5 who are passionate about helping their child learn to talk.

>> Find out more

Let's Talk at Home Tutor Pack

This is a ‘train the trainer course' to equip those who are passionate about delivering key messages to parents and carers through the Elklan Let’s Talk at Home training course.

>> Find out more

For all other adults who care for and work with children aged 0-5 years

Training for the Wider Workforce

This free course, delivered by Elklan over three 2-hour sessions, will provide practical, easily implemented strategies to use with all children, especially children with speech, language and communication needs.

>> Find out more

Training in Identifying Children with Speech, Language and Communication Needs

This course is designed to equip staff who are excited and passionate about identifying preschool children with speech and language needs (SLCN) or who are at risk from developing SLCN.

>> Find out more

During the current COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic, TALK Derby is providing an online service to Derby practitioners and families through our resources and support and training offer. We are available on the phone and via email so do get in touch if you need us. Thank you and stay safe.

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Every child deserves to have the best opportunities in life.

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TALK Derby is a Government-funded project to help local children develop the speech, language and communication skills they need to succeed in life.

Follow the links below to find out what TALK Derby has to offer you: