PECS for the Support Team: An Introduction to Functional Applied Behaviour Analysis and the Picture Exchange Communication System®

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This is a condensed PECS training for team members who support PECS implementation. Attendees will learn a functional approach to applied behaviour analysis called The Pyramid Approach to Education. The workshop involves demonstrations, lecture, video examples and practice opportunities for each of the phases of the PECS protocol. Attendees will learn to implement the 2- Person Prompt Procedure and the 4-Step Error Correction Procedure. Participants will also learn how to create or capture communicative opportunities across the day. 

What You Will Learn:

 Key components to a functional approach to Applied Behaviour Analysis

 Strategies for identifying reinforcers for communication training

 How to implement all six phases of PECS

 How to do the 4-Step Error Correction Procedure


At least one member of staff trained in PECS Level 1 Training who is providing oversight and coaching to you/your team. 

Parents and Professionals accessing ongoing consultation via Pyramid Educational Consultants