• 11 March
    2 full days
    Session information
    Sessions
    Day 1
    Thu 11 Mar 09:00 AEDT - Thu 11 Mar 16:30 AEDT
    Online
    Day 2
    Fri 12 Mar 09:00 AEDT - Fri 12 Mar 16:30 AEDT
    Online
    • PD hours: 13
    • Student $395.00 incl. GST
    • Parent/Carer $440.00 incl. GST
    • $550.00 incl. GST
  • 3 June
    2 full days
    Session information
    Sessions
    Day 1
    Thu 03 Jun 09:00 AEST - Thu 03 Jun 16:30 AEST
    Online
    Day 2
    Fri 04 Jun 09:00 AEST - Fri 04 Jun 16:30 AEST
    Online
    • PD hours: 13
    • Student $395.00 incl. GST
    • Super Early Bird $440.00 incl. GST
    • Parent/Carer $440.00 incl. GST
    • $550.00 incl. GST
  • 6 September
    2 full days
    Session information
    Sessions
    Day 1
    Mon 06 Sep 09:00 AEST - Mon 06 Sep 16:30 AEST
    Online
    Day 2
    Tue 07 Sep 09:00 AEST - Tue 07 Sep 16:30 AEST
    Online
    • PD hours: 13
    • Student $395.00 incl. GST
    • Super Early Bird $440.00 incl. GST
    • Parent/Carer $440.00 incl. GST
    • $550.00 incl. GST
  • 15 November
    2 full days
    Session information
    Sessions
    Day 1
    Mon 15 Nov 09:00 AEDT - Mon 15 Nov 16:30 AEDT
    Online
    Day 2
    Tue 16 Nov 09:00 AEDT - Tue 16 Nov 16:30 AEDT
    Online
    • PD hours: 13
    • Student $395.00 incl. GST
    • Super Early Bird $440.00 incl. GST
    • Parent/Carer $440.00 incl. GST
    • $550.00 incl. GST
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Description

This two-day training focuses on creating lessons and activities to promote communication throughout the day. Beginning with a review of the Pyramid Approach to Education as it relates to PECS, we guide you in refining your PECS implementation and discuss current challenges you have experienced within the six phases. As you acquire teaching strategies on expanding vocabulary and syntax combined with new ideas for materials, we will discuss how to increase communication opportunities for your learner. Throughout the training, you will be provided with presenter demonstrations, video examples and opportunities to role-play. With innovative ideas, increased confidence and renewed enthusiasm, you will leave the PECS Level 2 Training ready to move PECS users to more sophisticated levels of communication.

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

  • Identify the six phases of the PECS protocol
  • Analyse common difficulties with PECS implementation
  • Generate solutions to common challenges with implementing PECS
  • Provide communication opportunities across the day in all activities
  • Implement specific strategies for teaching advanced language concepts

Prerequisites

PECS Level 1 Training