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PECS level 1 (basic) 2 day workshop

This intensive two-day training is designed to teach participants the theory behind the Picture Exchange Communication System (PECS) and the protocols for how to appropriately implement the six phases of PECS. Participants will learn how to implement the six phases of PECS, plus attributes, through presenter demonstrations, video examples and role-play opportunities. Participants will leave the workshop with an understanding of how to implement PECS with individuals with autism, related developmental disabilities, and/or limited communication skills. This workshop is the basic accredited training in PECS for parents as well as professionals. What you will learn: everything you need to know to begin successfully implementing PECS; the theoretical background, including how to develop effective educational environments; a review of visual strategies useful for communication; the six phases of PECS, where to start and when to move on; strategies for motivating your child/student to communicate; how to move from a single picture exchange to sentences; how to teach picture discrimination with two or more pictures; the criteria for transitioning from PECS to other communication modalities; The key Pyramid components to designing effective educational environments; Strategies to create an abundance of opportunities for communication; and The relationship between PECS and traditional communication training approaches. Training is: Learning first-hand will teach you how to move through this structured approach and avoid misunderstandings which can prevent progress. This workshop is also a basic requirement for further training in PECS, such as the certification process and advanced PECS training. Tuition includes: The Second Edition PECS Training Manual with Data Forms CD (a £49.80 value) - Detailed handouts with space for note taking - Certificate of attendance - lunch and refreshments both days.

Record Type: Seminars and workshops
Who to Contact
Pyramid Educational Consultants UK Ltd
Ground Floor, Lion Building
Crowhurst Road
Brighton
BN1 8AF
Tel: 01273 609555
Fax: 01273 609556
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Email: pyramiduk@pecs.com
Upcoming events
19 Jan 2017 - 20 Jan 2017 (Inclusive)
Jurys Inn Sheffield
119 Eyre Street
Sheffield
S1 4QW
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
23 Jan 2017 - 24 Jan 2017 (Inclusive)
Silverbirch Hotel & Business Centre
5 Gortin Road
Omagh
BT79 7DH
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
26 Jan 2017 - 27 Jan 2017 (Inclusive)
The Foresight Centre
1 Brownlow Street
Liverpool
L69 3GL
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
26 Jan 2017 - 27 Jan 2017 (Inclusive)
The River Lee Hotel
Western Road
Cork
Ireland
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£360 professionals; £210 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
30 Jan 2017 - 31 Jan 2017 (Inclusive)
Queen Elizabeth II Jubilee School
Kennet Road
London
W9 3LG
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
30 Jan 2017 - 31 Jan 2017 (Inclusive)
Copthorne Hotel Newcastle
The Close
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE1 3RT
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
06 Feb 2017 - 07 Feb 2017 (Inclusive)
Marriott Peterborough
Peterborough Business Park
Peterborough
PE2 6GB
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
08 Mar 2017 - 09 Mar 2017 (Inclusive)
Jurys Inn Glasgow
80 Jamaica Street
Glasgow
G1 4QC
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
13 Mar 2017 - 14 Mar 2017 (Inclusive)
The Dragon Hotel
39 The Kingsway
Swansea
SA1 5LS
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
15 Mar 2017 - 16 Mar 2017 (Inclusive)
Pyramid Educational Consultants UK Ltd, Ground Floor, Lion Building
Crowhurst Road
Brighton
BN1 8AF
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£290 professionals; £166.50 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
20 Mar 2017 - 21 Mar 2017 (Inclusive)
Holiday Inn Birmingham City
Smallbrook
Birmingham
B5 4EW
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
23 Mar 2017 - 24 Mar 2017 (Inclusive)
Holiday Inn Oxford, Holiday Inn Peartree Roundabout
Woodstock Road
Oxford
OX2 8JD
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
27 Mar 2017 - 28 Mar 2017 (Inclusive)
Queensmill School, Askham Family Centre
1 Askham Road
London
W12 0NW
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
29 Mar 2017 - 30 Mar 2017 (Inclusive)
Park Inn by Radisson Manchester City Centre
4 Cheetham Hill Road
Manchester
M4 4EW
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
27 Apr 2017 - 28 Apr 2017 (Inclusive)
Carlton Hotel Blanchardstown
Church Road
Dublin 15
Ireland
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£360 professionals; £210 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
11 May 2017 - 12 May 2017 (Inclusive)
La Mon Hotel & Country Club
41 Gransha Road
Belfast
BT23 5RF
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
08 Jun 2017 - 09 Jun 2017 (Inclusive)
Portlaoise Heritage Hotel
Jessop Street
Portlaoise
Co. Laois
Ireland
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£360 professionals; £210 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
12 Jun 2017 - 13 Jun 2017 (Inclusive)
Armada House
Telephone Avenue
Bristol
BS1 4BQ
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
19 Jun 2017 - 20 Jun 2017 (Inclusive)
Queen Elizabeth II Jubilee School
Kennet Road
London
W9 3LG
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
19 Jun 2017 - 20 Jun 2017 (Inclusive)
Weetwood Hall Conference Centre & Hotel
Otley Road
Leeds
LS16 5PS
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
28 Jun 2017 - 29 Jun 2017 (Inclusive)
Pyramid Educational Consultants UK Ltd Ground Floor, Lion Building
Crowhurst Road
Brighton
BN1 8AF
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£290 professionals; £166.50 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
03 Jul 2017 - 04 Jul 2017 (Inclusive)
Norwich City Football Club
Carrow Road
Norwich
NR1 1JE
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
06 Jul 2017 - 07 Jul 2017 (Inclusive)
Canterbury Cathedral Lodge
The Precincts
Canterbury
CT1 2EH
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
13 Jul 2017 - 14 Jul 2017 (Inclusive)
Novotel Reading Centre, Icon House
25b Friar Street
Reading
RG1 1DP
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
24 Aug 2017 - 25 Aug 2017 (Inclusive)
Holiday Inn Express Aberdeen City Centre
29-43 Chapel Street
Aberdeen
AB10 1SQ
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
24 Aug 2017 - 25 Aug 2017 (Inclusive)
PECS UK Office - Brighton, Lion Building
Crowhurst Road
Brighton
BN1 8AF
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£290 professionals; £166.50 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
31 Aug 2017 - 01 Sep 2017 (Inclusive)
Novotel Edinburgh Centre
80 Lauriston Place
Edinburgh
EH3 9DE
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
11 Sep 2017 - 12 Sep 2017 (Inclusive)
The Foresight Centre
1 Brownlow St
Liverpool
L69 3GL
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
11 Sep 2017 - 12 Sep 2017 (Inclusive)
Novotel York Centre
Fewster Way
York
YO10 4FD
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
18 Sep 2017 - 19 Sep 2017 (Inclusive)
QEII Jubliee School
Kennet Road
London
W9 3DH
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
25 Sep 2017 - 26 Sep 2017 (Inclusive)
Future Inn Hotel - Cardiff
Hemingway Road
Cardiff
CF10 4AU
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
25 Sep 2017 - 26 Sep 2017 (Inclusive)
Radisson Blu Hotel & Spa
Ennis Road
Burtonhill
Limerick
Ireland
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£360 professionals; £210 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
09 Oct 2017 - 10 Oct 2017 (Inclusive)
Park Inn Radisson
Silver Street
Northampton
NN1 2TA
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
12 Oct 2017 - 13 Oct 2017 (Inclusive)
Jurys Inn Plymouth
50 Exeter Street
Plymouth
PL4 0AZ
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
12 Oct 2017 - 13 Oct 2017 (Inclusive)
Novotel Southampton
1 W Quay Rd
Southampton
SO15 1RA
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
12 Oct 2017 - 13 Oct 2017 (Inclusive)
City Hotel
Queens Quay
Londonderry
Derry
Ireland
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
04 Nov 2017 - 05 Nov 2017 (Inclusive)
Holiday Inn Birmingham City
Smallbrook Queensway
Birmingham
B5 4EW
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
07 Nov 2017 - 08 Nov 2017 (Inclusive)
Royal Cambridge Hotel
Trumpington Street
Cambridge
CB2 1PY
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
07 Nov 2017 - 08 Nov 2017 (Inclusive)
PECS UK Office - Brighton, Lion Building
Crowhurst Road
Brighton
BN1 8AF
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£290 professionals; £166.50 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
13 Nov 2017 - 14 Nov 2017 (Inclusive)
McWilliam Park Hotel
Kilcolman Road
Claremorris
County Mayo
Ireland
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£360 professionals; £210 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
15 Nov 2017 - 16 Nov 2017 (Inclusive)
Park Inn Hotel
4 Cheetham Hill Road
Manchester
M4 4EW
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
16 Nov 2017 - 17 Nov 2017 (Inclusive)
Jurys Inn Glasgow
80 Jamaica Street
Glasgow
G1 4QC
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
22 Nov 2017 - 23 Nov 2017 (Inclusive)
QEII Jubliee School
Kennet Road
London
W9 3LG
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
27 Nov 2017 - 28 Nov 2017 (Inclusive)
Copthorne Hotel Newcastle, The Close
Close Quayside
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE1 3RT
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
27 Nov 2017 - 28 Nov 2017 (Inclusive)
The Cheltenham Chase Hotel
Shurdington Road
Cheltenham
GL3 4BP
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
04 Dec 2017 - 05 Dec 2017 (Inclusive)
Carlton Hotel
Church Road
Dublin - Blanchardstown
Dublin
D15 EYX5
Ireland
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£360 professionals; £210 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
07 Dec 2017 - 08 Dec 2017 (Inclusive)
Bournemouth Highcliff Marriott Hotel
105 St Michael's Road
Bournemouth
BH2 5DU
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
07 Dec 2017 - 08 Dec 2017 (Inclusive)
Canterbury Cathedral Lodge, Canterbury Cathedral
The Precincts
Canterbury
Kent
CT1 2EH
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
Coverage
United Kingdom
Caters For
All genders
Not Specified
Aimed At
Parent/carer of a child, Parent/carer of a young person, Parent/carer of an adult, Professional, Young person
Event Keyword
Picture Exchange Communication System (PECS)

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