This one day course is suitable for Teachers of the Deaf who wish to learn more about working through audition to support babies’ developing listening and early language.

Focussing specifically on children with hearing loss, from birth – 2 years.

Key topics covered

  • Checking the baby is understanding through listening. 

  • Verifying optimal hearing aid fitting without the test box.

  • New research on auditory brain development.

  • Fun ideas to encourage vocalisation and support pragmatics.

  • Creative play ideas to support parents in developing their child's language.

If you have any questions about this course and what it covers, please contact course leader, Karen Gazeley, by emailing Karen.Gazeley@avuk.org

Special introductory offer - £85 per delegate plus booking fee


Course leaders

This course has been developed by Listening and Spoken Language Specialists at Auditory Verbal UK. The day will be run by Certified Auditory Verbal Therapist and Teacher of the Deaf, Karen Gazeley, and Louise Ashton, Certified Auditory Verbal Therapist and Speech and Language Therapist.


Book a place on our Working with Babies course for Teachers of the Deaf and bring one of your colleagues along completely for free! We are grateful to one of our funders who is enabling us to offer this buy one get on free deal! Book your place now to avoid disappointment.

To order your second free ticket select the 'BOGOF ticket' below. 


You will receive email confirmation of your booking shortly after purchase. If you do not receive this please email courses@avuk.org

Thank you for your interest in our Teacher of the Deaf course. Unfortunately, this event is now full. We will be running this event again in future, so please email courses@avuk.org to express your interest.

Thank you.