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Deaf-Friendly Swimming Workshop, Ellon, Aberdeenshire.

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Ellon Swimming Pool

Kellie Pearl Way

Cromleybank

Ellon

AB41 8LF

United Kingdom

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Thank you for your interest in the National Deaf Children's Society 'Deaf Friendly Swimming Training'. I'm afraid there are no tickets left for this event if you have any questions please contact Swimming Development Officer, Eleanor Connelly on 0141 354 7860 or swimming@ndcs.org.uk If you would like to access NDCS publications for free, and hear about our professional training, become a member by signing up here; https://www.ndcs.org.uk/applications/membership/register.rm
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Our workshops support instructors and coaches to ensure deaf young people are fully included in swimming activities.

Instructors and coaches will learn how to make small & simple changes to make activities deaf-friendly and develop confidence communicating with deaf children and young people.

Instructors will also learn basic British Sign Language and watersport specific signs.

The training will cover:

  • The impact of deafness on young people
  • Communication methods
  • How to adapt your activities
  • Tips for welcoming deaf children
  • Guidance on engaging with deaf children in your area
  • Fingerspelling
  • British Sign Language specific to swimming



FAQs


How much does it cost?

Its FREE!

(cancellation charge of £35)


What are my transport / parking options for getting to and from the training?

Ellon Swimming Pool and Community Centre is in Ellon, Aberdeenshire.

There is free car parking at the facility.


Are refreshments available?

Water and hot, cold drinks will be avalaible from vending machines and there is a coffee bar onsite.


Can I give my place to a friend or colleague if I can't come?

Yes, however you must notify us in advance, at least 5 days before the workshop takes place via swimming@ndcs.org.uk


How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

If you have any questions about the day please contact Swimming Development Officer, Eleanor Connelly on 0141 354 7860 or email swimming@ndcs.org.uk


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Ellon Swimming Pool

Kellie Pearl Way

Cromleybank

Ellon

AB41 8LF

United Kingdom

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