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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
08 Jan 2018, 15 Feb 2018
Saltersgate School
Coulsland Road
Dalkeith
EH22 2PS
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
This is a client lead workshop. The workshop dates are 8th January & 15 February 2018 - a split date workshop. If you would like to attend this training workshop, please contact the client directly on: myra.henderson@midlothian.gov.uk. They can give you the details for attending this workshop
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)
Holiday Inn Birmingham City
Smallbrook Queensway
Birmingham
B5 4EW
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)
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
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
17 Jan 2018 - 18 Jan 2018 (Inclusive)
The Dragon Hotel
39 The Kingsway
Swansea
SA1 5LS
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
18 Jan 2018 - 19 Jan 2018 (Inclusive)
Resource For London
356 Holloway Road
London
N7 6PA
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
25 Jan 2018 - 26 Jan 2018 (Inclusive)
Jurys Inn Sheffield Hotel
119 Eyre Street
Sheffield
S1 4QW
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
30 Jan 2018 - 31 Jan 2018 (Inclusive)
Hallmark Hotel - The Queen
City Road
Chester
CH1 3AH
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
31 Jan 2018 - 01 Feb 2018 (Inclusive)
Pyramid Educational Consultants UK Ltd Ground Floor, Lion Building
Crowhurst Road
Brighton
BN1 8AF
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
01 Feb 2018 - 02 Feb 2018 (Inclusive)
North Lakes Hotel & Spa
Ullswater Road
Penrith
Cumbria
CA11 8QT
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
05 Feb 2018 - 06 Feb 2018 (Inclusive)
Radisson Blu Hotel & Spa, Limerick
Ennis Road
Burtonhill
Limerick
Ireland
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£360 professionals; £210 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
01 Mar 2018 - 02 Mar 2018 (Inclusive)
Mercure Wolverhampton Goldthorn Hotel
126 Penn Road
Wolverhampton
WV3 0ER
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
08 Mar 2018 - 09 Mar 2018 (Inclusive)
Jurys Inn Exeter Hotel
Western Way
Exeter
EX1 2DB
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
12 Mar 2018 - 13 Mar 2018 (Inclusive)
Jurys Inn Glasgow
80 Jamaica Street
Glasgow
G1 4QG
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
22 Mar 2018 - 23 Mar 2018 (Inclusive)
Holiday Inn Oxford, Peartree Roundabout
Woodstock Road
Oxford
OX2 8JD
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
19 Apr 2018 - 20 Apr 2018 (Inclusive)
Resource For London
356 Holloway Road
London
N7 6PA
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
19 Apr 2018 - 20 Apr 2018 (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
26 Apr 2018 - 27 Apr 2018 (Inclusive)
Carlton Hotel Blanchardstown
Church Road
Dublin
Ireland
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£360 professionals; £210 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
02 May 2018 - 03 May 2018 (Inclusive)
Portsmouth Marriott Hotel
Southampton Road
Portsmouth
PO6 4SH
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
10 May 2018 - 11 May 2018 (Inclusive)
Bristol
BS1
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
10 May 2018 - 11 May 2018 (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
14 May 2018 - 15 May 2018 (Inclusive)
Jurys Inn Inverness
Millburn Road
Inverness
IV2 3TR
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
11 Jun 2018 - 12 Jun 2018 (Inclusive)
Park Inn by Radisson Birmingham West, M5 Jct1
Birmingham Road
Birmingham
B70 6RS
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
14 Jun 2018 - 15 Jun 2018 (Inclusive)
The River Lee Hotel
Western Road
Cork, T12 X2AH
Ireland
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£360 professionals; £210 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
25 Jun 2018 - 26 Jun 2018 (Inclusive)
Mercure Darlington Kings Hotel
9-12 Priestgate
Darlington
DL1 1NW
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
04 Jul 2018 - 05 Jul 2018 (Inclusive)
Best Western Plus Stoke on Trent City Centre Moat House, Etruria Hall
Festival Way
Stoke-on-Trent
ST1 5BQ
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
23 Aug 2018 - 24 Aug 2018 (Inclusive)
Pyramid Educational Consultants UK Ltd Ground Floor, Lion Building
Crowhurst Road
Brighton
BN1 8AF
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
30 Aug 2018 - 31 Aug 2018 (Inclusive)
Carlton Hotel Blanchardstown
Church Road
Dublin
Ireland
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£360 professionals; £210 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
30 Aug 2018 - 31 Aug 2018 (Inclusive)
Aberdeen
AB1
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
10 Sep 2018 - 11 Sep 2018 (Inclusive)
Thorpe Park Hotel & Spa
1150 Century Way
Leeds
LS15 8ZB
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
13 Sep 2018 - 14 Sep 2018 (Inclusive)
Hilton Bournemouth
Terrace Road
Bournemouth
BH2 5EL
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
17 Sep 2018 - 18 Sep 2018 (Inclusive)
The Foresight Centre
1 Brownlow Street
Liverpool
L69 3GL
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
20 Sep 2018 - 21 Sep 2018 (Inclusive)
Resource For London
356 Holloway Road
London
N7 6PA
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
24 Sep 2018 - 25 Sep 2018 (Inclusive)
Jurys Inn Glasgow
80 Jamaica Street
Glasgow
G1 4QG
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
01 Oct 2018 - 02 Oct 2018 (Inclusive)
Crowne Plaza Plymouth
Armada Way
Plymouth
PL1 2HJ
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
01 Oct 2018 - 02 Oct 2018 (Inclusive)
The Spitfire Ground, St Lawrence, Kent County Cricket Club
Old Dover Road
Canterbury
Kent
CT1 3NZ
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
08 Oct 2018 - 09 Oct 2018 (Inclusive)
Maldron Hotel Sandy Road Galway
Sandy Road
Galway
Ireland
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£360 professionals; £210 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
10 Oct 2018 - 11 Oct 2018 (Inclusive)
Park Inn by Radisson Northampton
Silver Street
Northampton
NN1 2TA
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
15 Oct 2018 - 16 Oct 2018 (Inclusive)
Copthorne Hotel Newcastle
The Close Quayside
Newcastle Upon Tyne
NE1 3RT
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
15 Oct 2018 - 16 Oct 2018 (Inclusive)
City Hotel Derry
Queens Quay
Londonderry
BT48 7AS
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
12 Nov 2018 - 13 Nov 2018 (Inclusive)
Future Inn Cardiff Hotel
Hemingway Road
Cardiff
CF10 4AU
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
19 Nov 2018 - 20 Nov 2018 (Inclusive)
Resource For London
356 Holloway Road
London
N7 6PA
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
22 Nov 2018 - 23 Nov 2018 (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
26 Nov 2018 - 27 Nov 2018 (Inclusive)
Novotel Edinburgh Centre
80 Lauriston Place
Edinburgh
EH3 9DE
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
03 Dec 2018 - 04 Dec 2018 (Inclusive)
Pyramid Educational Consultants UK Ltd Ground Floor, Lion Building
Crowhurst Road
Brighton
BN1 8AF
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
03 Dec 2018 - 04 Dec 2018 (Inclusive)
Carlton Hotel - Blandchardstown
Church Road
Dublin, D15 EYX5
Ireland
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£360 professionals; £210 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
06 Dec 2018 - 07 Dec 2018 (Inclusive)
The Royal Cambridge Hotel
Trumpington Street
Cambridge
CB2 1PY
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
06 Dec 2018 - 07 Dec 2018 (Inclusive)
Holiday Inn Express Southampton
Botley Rd, M27, JCT.7
Southampton
SO30 3XA
2 days; time: 9.00am-4.30pm
£330 professionals; £185 parents
Professionals, parents
TBC
12 Dec 2018 - 13 Dec 2018 (Inclusive)
Park Inn by Radisson Birmingham West
M5 Jct1, Birmingham Road
Birmingham
B70 6RS
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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