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Understanding Deafblindness (one-day course) LONDON


Friday, 20 January 2017 from 09:30 to 16:30 (GMT)

Understanding Deafblindness (one-day course) LONDON

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Registration Type Remaining Sales End Price Fee Quantity
Understanding Deafblindness course 16 Registrations 13 Jan 2017 £75.00 £0.00

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Event Details

This one-day course is designed for people who may be working with, or coming into contact with people who have sensory loss. The day offers simulation opportunity, practical exercises, lecture and discussion.

This course is suitable for practitioners working with children or adults. To ensure the course is as relevant as possible, we run the course with either a child or adult focus, so please check when you are booking.

Course aims

Participants will be able to understand the issues around communication, mobility and the environment for deafblind people. They will increase their skills and effectiveness in supporting a deafblind person.

Course content

  • Information on sight and hearing loss, and the impact of dual sensory loss
  • The range and types of communication, including deafblind manual
  • Mobility and practical skills in sighted guide techniques
  • Identifying environmental issues and using assistive technology

Course fees

Cost per delegate £75
This course can be commissioned at a cost of £750 for up to 20 people

Course times: 9.30am - 4.30pm

Course duration: One day

No. of places on this course: 20 (maximum)

Course fees: £75

Course fees are payable either by credit card or invoiced. Please select the appropriate method on the registration page (credit card is set as the default).

Terms and conditions

  1. Cancellation: Fees for non attendance are non-refundable. If your place is cancelled up to 48-hours before the course then 50 per cent of the course fees will be refundable. Fees for places that are cancelled with less than 48-hours notice are non-refundable.
  2. Each individual case will be taken into account and it may be possible to transfer fees to a future course / alternative course
  3. If the course is cancelled by Sense due to unforeseen circumstances, a future booking will be offered
  4. If following submittal of your booking form and payment the course becomes full we will offer you a full refund or the option of transferring to a future or alternative course.

Need more information?

If you would like to speak to someone about this course please contact:

Jackie Bishop, Training Administrator
Sense Woodside Family Centre
Woodside Road
Bristol BS15 8DG

Tel: 0117 967 0008

Other Sense training courses

If you'd like to see details of other courses that we run please visit the Sense Training section on our website.

Do you have questions about Understanding Deafblindness (one-day course) LONDON? Contact Sense

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When & Where

101 Pentonville Road
N1 9LG London
United Kingdom

Friday, 20 January 2017 from 09:30 to 16:30 (GMT)

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Sense is a national charity that supports people who are deafblind, have sensory impairments or complex needs, to enjoy more independent lives.

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