Training Become an auditory verbal therapist Foundation level - Working Through Audition Part one of AVUK's training package This foundation course is designed to equip professionals with the core skills needed to develop auditory verbal practice when working with children with hearing loss and their families. Topics include: Working through audition Moving on from the ling sounds Going from one to two key words Checking understanding through listening Speech acoustics The parent journey This course is primarily available via our online classroom. It comprises 36 hours of tuition and is delivered over a period of six months using a combination of fortnightly live interactive webinars with podcasts in the intervening weeks. The theory elements are delivered through podcasts, which delegates access via the portal on our website and watch at a time that is convenient to them. At the end of each podcast delegates are set tasks to incorporate into their sessions. Delegates are required to record these sessions and clips are then uploaded to our secure online classroom so they can be watched and reviewed by the group during the live webinars, with the course tutors giving feedback, advice and ideas for further development. Delegates are required to participate in a minimum of 80% of the webinars in order to complete the course. At the end of the course delegates are required to submit post-course written and video assignments. Delegates who successfully complete the course will be eligible to undertake our advanced training. Online option The maximum number of delegates for this course is 5; and there are several start dates for the course each year. Cost £795 Duration 6 Months CEUs 36 Book Here London or Oxfordshire This course is also available at our London and Bicester centres. It takes place over 6 months – with 1 day per month at our centres and allows time for putting learning into practice between each of the six days of training. This course runs subject to demand with a maximum of 10 delegates. Courses usually take place on Thursdays or Fridays. Cost £945 Duration 6 Months CEUs 36 Book Here Register your interest by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org Please note that because of the nature of this course, participants must have a pre-school caseload and be working in an auditory-oral setting. They must also have permission to record their therapy sessions and share clips of those sessions with their course tutor and fellow course participants. The course’s biggest impact was on the increased expectations I have for every family. For other training dates, click here.