Developed by Speech Pathologist Gayle Porter, who works at CPEC (Cerebral Palsy Education Centre) in Melbourne, Australia. This course is suitable for Speech and Language Therapists and teachers, although others are welcome to attend.
Delivered by a licensed PODD Trainer, participants will focus on overcoming the challenges faced when creating truly functional communication systems for children who need augmentative or alternative communication support for their communication.
Presented by Natalie Fitzpatrick, a Highly Specialist Teacher of students with complex physical, learning and communication needs well as an accredited trainer for the PODD © Communication System. Natalie has worked closely with Gayle Porter to implement the PODD system in Perth, Australia, which is where she was first introduced to PODD back in 2006. She has delivered AAC training to parents, staff and professionals at both national and international educational conferences.
The course fee includes a 2 course lunch, course handouts plus PODD template resources and certification
Course ticket - for all 2 dates.