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Speech and Language Therapy Course - Accredited Certification


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Price
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£19 inc VAT (was £199.99)
Offer ends 24 November 2019
Study method
Online, self-paced
Duration
70 Hours
Qualification
7 CPD points / hours
Additional info
  • Tutor is available to students

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Overview

Take the Speech and Language Therapy Level 3 CPD Accredited course.

Study online with 12 months unlimited access.

PDF Certificate Included.

Complete the course anytime in 12 months.

Access your course anytime, anywhere.

Learn on PC, Laptop or any Smart Device.

Tutor Support Included.

Exam fees Included.

Recognised CPD Certificate once you finish the course.

Boost your skills today by taking this CPD Accredited course with eTeaching Academy. Add value to your CV and help yourself stand out from the crowd with this online training.

The price you see on Reed is the only price you will pay for the course. So take advantage of this great offer and enrol today!

What’s more, because the courses come with a recognised CPD Certificate upon completion, you can be confident you’re studying towards a certification employers and recruiters will appreciate and recognise.

The course is expertly designed by our dedicated team of tutors, with full tutor support is available should you have any questions whilst on your course. With unlimited access for 12 months, you can study at your own pace.

So whether you want to study to get your foot in the door, to climb the career ladder, or just fancy learning something new, this course is perfect!

Description

Course Syllabus

The Speech and Language Therapy Course is split into the following modules:

    • Introduction to Speech and Language Therapy

• SLT Job Description
• Training and Academic Qualifications
• The SLT’s Work Environment
• The Responsibilities of an SLT
• Working with Different Types of Clients
• Ethical Guidelines for Speech and Language Therapists
• The Four Main Ethical Principles of ASHA

    • Language Acquisition and Literacy Development

• Literacy and Speech Therapy
• The Pre-Literacy Period in Newborns and Toddlers
• Language Acquisition in Early Childhood
• Continued Written and Oral Language Development
• Bilingualism and Multiculturalism

    • The Scientific Aspects of Language and Speech

• Speech Science
• The Physiology and Anatomy of the Human Face
• The Structure and Function of the Human Nervous System
• Acoustics

    • Characteristics of Speech

• Linguistics
o Phonology and Phonetics
o Morphology
o Syntax
o Semantics
o Pragmatics or Social Language Use
• Articulation
o Points of Articulation
o How Words are Articulated
• Other Characteristics of Language and Speech
o Fluency
o Resonance
o Voice/Respiration

    • Communication Disorders

• Characteristics of Communication Disorders
o Identifying Communication Disorders in Children
o The Difference between Speech and Language Disorders
• Factors that Lead to the Development of Communication Disorders
o The Difference between Disorders, Impairments, Disabilities, and Diseases
o The Main Causes of Speech and Language Disorders
• The Most Common Types of Communication Disorders
o Phonological Process Disorders
o Fluency Disorders
o Aphasia, Dysarthria, and Apraxia

    • Other Speech and Language Disorders

• Attention Disorders
o Attention Deficit Disorder Communication Concerns
o Symptoms of ADD and ADHD-Related Communication Disorders
• Memory Disorders
o Agnosia
o Dementia
o Alzheimer’s Disease
o Traumatic Brain Injuries
o Huntington’s Disease
o Parkinson’s Disease
• Cognitive Disorders
o Brain Injury Locations
o Common Brain Injuries
• Swallowing Disorders
o Swallowing Phases
o Swallowing Disorders

  • Final Assessment

Assessment

To assess the learners ability and knowledge to effectively understand the topics contained within the Speech and Language Therapy Course, the course features a number of end of module interactive quiz questions.

Additionally, at the end of the course learners will also take an online multiple choice assessment test. This online multiple choice test is marked automatically so you will receive an instant grade and know whether you have passed the course.

Certificate

On successful completion of this Speech and Language Therapy Course. This certificate will be produced in PDF format, hard copies of the certificate will be available at an additional fee of £9.99.

Course Format

This course is delivered online through eLearning. Learners of the course will receive instant access to our interactive student learning portal, which offers 24/7 access to the Speech and Language Therapy Course.

Course Duration

The online Speech and Language Therapy Course requires 70 hours to complete the course in full. This is only a guide to the learning hours required and it depends on how quickly an individual can absorb the information. The learning is online so it can be spread out over multiple sessions or done in one session.

Learners will have access to this course for up to 12 months from the date of joining. There is no time limit to complete the course during this period.

Tutor Support

When you are studying a course it is always useful to know that you have the help and support of tutors that want you to succeed in your studies.

As part of the Speech and Language Therapy Course you will receive access to our dedicated tutor support service. The academic tutors will be able to provide you with unlimited online email support to help answer any questions that you may have whilst you are studying the course.

Course Compatibility

Our Speech and Language Therapy Course is fully compatible with PC’s, Mac’s, Laptop, Tablet and Smartphone devices.

We know that more and more people are using the web whilst they are on the move, so we have designed this Speech and Language Therapy Course to be fully compatible across tablet and smartphone devices. You will be able to access the same content from the course, just over a 3G or 4G network whilst on the move.

Who is this course for?

The course is suitable to all learners ready to kick-start their career. Whether you’re new to the workplace or returning from a career break, the course is perfect.

Further develop your skills today with this amazing course.

Choosing eTeaching Academy is simple as we offer:

  • Affordable eLearning Training Courses
  • Accredited CPD Courses
  • PDF Certificates included with all Courses
  • 12 months Course Access
  • Study at your own pace
  • Access Course on Any Device

Requirements

There are no previous entry requirements or experience necessary to start the course.

Questions and answers


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Bex asked:

Hi is this course recognised by the NHS please?

Answer:

This Speech and Language Therapy course is CPD Accredited through CPD Certification Service. The learning standard is that of Level 3. Upon completion you will receive a certification in Speech and Language Therapy. You can add this to your CV and when applying for jobs. NHS staff undertake CPD Training so this will be relevant if you include it on your CV.

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Maria asked:

I'll be going to university next year to study Speech and language therapy. Is this the right course for me to study beforehand?

Answer:

Hi, Thanks for getting in touch. This course is a great stepping stone to those looking for further study in this field. Once you have finished on your course you will receive your accredited certificate, which can be used to add to your professional portfolio. Hope this helps. Thanks, Helpdesk

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Anna Downing asked:

Hi, Does the price include course material?

Answer:

the course fees include everything that you need to start studying this course.

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Pamela asked:

Hi I'm a primary teacher who is looking to learn more on how speech and language can effect children in their learning.Would this course be suitable?

Answer:

Yes this course is aimed at those wanting to update and refresh their skills, as well as those wanting to introduce themselves and explore this topic. Hope this helps and we look forward to working with you soon. Thanks

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Tatiana asked:

Can I work as a language therapist if i have no other qualifications?

Answer:

This course is CPD Accredited which is recognised by schools and employers across the UK. Many of our learners use this course and certificate to support job applications as well as helping them move into further training required by their employer.

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Vassiliky asked:

Hi is there an exam

Answer:

Yes there is an exam for this course and the exam is online. Once you have finished the course modules, you then take an online assessment for your exam.

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Kay Winter asked:

Does this training course include the study of sign language?

Answer:

We have separate sign language courses on reed.co.uk which you can order if you want to learn about sign language.

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Jacqueline asked:

I am interested in the Speech and Language Therapy Course and am wondering if it can be downloaded and printed ?

Answer:

The course is studied online and everything you need to study this course is based online. Once you enrol through reed.co.uk we will send you the course login details so you can get started on this course.

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emma asked:

Does this fulfil the theory requirements, that is required to 'return to practise' by RCSLT for an out of practise speech and language therapist?

Answer:

This course is CPD Accredited which is training related to professional development and is recognised by schools and employers across the UK. This is not equivalent to a formal qualification. Instead this course will introduce you into the field teaching practical skills that you could then use to support your CV and job applications.

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Andrea asked:

if you fail the test at the end of the course ,can you retake the test until you pass?Thank you

Answer:

Yes! With our Exam Pass Guarantee, if you are unsuccessful in the first attempt at the final assessment, you can retake the final assessment test until you reach a grade you are happy with – free of charge!

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LucyJane asked:

Will I become a Speech and Language Therapist if I take this course?

Answer:

This course is CPD Accredited which is training related to professional development and is recognised by schools and employers across the UK. This is not equivalent to a formal qualification. Instead this course will introduce you into the field teaching practical skills that you could then use to support your CV and job applications.

This was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.

Halida Hilda asked:

When this course will be held?

Answer:

This course is based entirely online, so as soon as you have registered onto your course, our team receive your order then send over your login details to get started right away.

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Helen garrington asked:

Hi On the certificate does it say that it is a level 3 accreditation?

Answer:

Yes once you have successfully completed your course, your certificate will show the Level 3 CPD Award, your grade achieved and more relevant to your course. Many thanks

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Sam asked:

What happens if you don’t finish the course within the 12 months?

Answer:

There is an option to extend the course for a further 12 months for those who need more time. We simply advise to get in touch with our team nearer the time if you find you need more time. Thanks

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Samantha asked:

Hi, would this course be suitable for setting up my own small business in the field? I do not have any prior qualification in this particular subject.

Answer:

This course is a great starting point to help you set up your own business. The course will discuss working independently in the field and anything else required to do so, eg insurance and so on. Hope this helps. Thanks

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Yas khan asked:

If I dont pass, do I get another chance within the price or do I have to pay again??

Answer:

You can retake your Final Assessment free of charge until you reach a grade you are happy with. Our team will process and send your certificate for the highest grade achieved. Thanks

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Tara asked:

I am overseas, can I still fo this course?

Answer:

Yes you can study the course if you are based overseas. We have many international students studying our online courses.

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Miss M asked:

Are mature students accepted on this course as i am considering a career change

Answer:

There are no age limits or requirements necessary to enrol onto this course.

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Jacqueline Van Looy asked:

I am interested in helping people after they have had aStroke with speech and also facial exercises. Does this course touch on these subjects?

Answer:

HI, This course will introduce and discuss speech and language in a general sense, then move on to explore speech and other communication disorders such as Alzheimer’s Disease, to other special educational needs, and more. Hope this helps. Thanks, Helpdesk

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Sarah asked:

I work in Early Years and I am interested in supporting children with speech and language delays, is this course the right course for me?

Answer:

Hey, This course is CPD Accredited which is training related to professional development and is recognised by schools and employers across the UK. Many of our learners use this course and certificate to support job applications as well as helping them move into further training required by their employer. Once you have registered onto your course, our team receive your order then send over your login details to get started right away. Hope this helps. Regards, Helpdesk

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Juanita Bibe asked:

I am interested in the speech therapy course can you please tell me who the provider is?

Answer:

Hi, Thanks for getting in touch. All of our courses are CPD Accredited by the CPD UK Service. Once you have successfully completed your course, our team will manually process and send your accredited certificate to you via email. Hope this helps. Regards, Helpdesk

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