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Speech and Language Therapy Support Worker - CPD Accredited

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Price
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£19 inc VAT (was £175)
Offer ends 30 January 2020
Study method
Online, self-paced
Duration
7 Hours
Access to content
Lifetime access
Qualification
5 CPD points / hours
Additional info
  • Exam(s) / assessment(s) is included in price
  • Tutor is available to students

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Overview

Help those who need confidence in speaking bring words to life with the Speech and Language Therapy Support Worker Training Course.

In this course you will learn; how to build confidence for those with speech problems, with further knowledge in helping fix any speech or language issues that can be resolved.

The Speech and Language Therapy Support Worker Training Course covers; speech impediment therapy skills along with methods to assess, diagnose and treat children and adults with speech problems.

Learning Objectives:

  • Learn about speech and language impediments
  • Develop skills to assess, diagnose and treat speech impediments
  • Learn how to build confidence with your patients
  • Learn the intricacies of literacy development
  • Develop your knowledge of the science behind speech and language
  • Improve your knowledge around speech disorders and improvement techniques
  • Learn about language acquisition
  • Learn the main ethical principles of ASHA

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Course Curriculum

What will you learn in this Speech and Language Therapy Support Worker

Introduction to Speech and Language Therapy

  • Introduction to Speech and Language Therapy
  • Main Ethical Principles of ASHA

Language Acquisition and Literacy Development

  • Literacy, Roles of SLT and Preliteracy in Newborns

The Scientific Aspects of Language and Speech

  • Speech Science
  • Basic Structure and Function of the Human Nervous System
  • Basics of Linguistics

Communication Disorders

  • Communication Disorders and Fluency disorder
  • Speech disorders
  • Language Disorders
  • Aphasia

Other Speech and Language Disorders

  • Agnosia, Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder and Dementia
  • Understanding Brain Damage Locations
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Huntington’s disease and Parkinson’s Disease
  • Swallowing Disorders

Method of Assessment:

Upon completion of the course, you will be required to sit for an online multiple-choice quiz based assessment, which will determine whether you have passed the course (60% pass mark). The test will be marked immediately and results will be published instantly.

Certification

After successfully completing the course, you will be able to obtain the certificates. You can claim a PDF certificate by paying a little processing fee of £2. There is an additional fee to obtain a hardcopy certificate which is £9.

Who is this course for?

Speech and Language Therapy Support Worker Course is suitable for anyone who want to gain extensive knowledge, potential experience and professional skills in the related field.

Requirements

Our Speech and Language Therapy Support Worker Course is open to all from all academic backgrounds and there is no specific requirements to attend this course. It is compatible and accessible from any device including Windows, Mac, Android, iOS, Tablets etc.

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