Who is this course aimed at?

This course is aimed at people who care for those who use Makaton to support communication

Course Aims

To be able to have a basic understanding of Makaton

Learning Outcomes

  • Know what Makaton is 
  • Understand what it is used for 
  • Be aware of the groups that use Makaton 
  • Recognise the difference between Makaton and British Sign Language 
  • Understand how Makaton works 
  • Recognise the importance of concrete signs in Makaton 
  • Be aware of the different conditions that can be supported by using Makaton 
  • Recognise and use some basic Makaton signs 

Course available as

Face to Face
Course Length: 6 Hours

Contact Us

For more information, or to book any of our courses, please contact us on 01706 375578