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Communication and Interaction

Play Interaction for Children (who have Communication & Interaction Needs) Includes Early Years
Monday 29th November 2021, 9-12:30am half day

Areas Covered: -

  • An overview model of 6 week Play Interaction Training programme to skill-up schools to deliver and cascade it to help develop children’s social interaction and  communication skills.
  • Introduction to the theory of Play Interaction and implementation of the resource manual.
  • A better understanding of the role of play in social and academic development.
  • An understanding of the principles of play and interaction in typical development.
  • Understanding and exploring interactive techniques and ideas to develop children’s social interaction and communication skills
  • An introduction to play-based assessment
  • Supporting individual or group of children to generalise the learnt social skills in the classroom, and playground settings.

Course Outcomes: -

To increase the ability to engage children in social communication and enable staff.to adapt and plan for such activities.

Personalised programme for a named pupil including 1:1 coaching for a TA who can then cascade training to further staff within your school.

Who is it for? –

Teaching assistants and SENCos

Days Running for: -

Half day 9.00 -12.30

Dates: -

Monday 29th November 2021

Wednesday 9th March 2022

Location: -

Online training


Course details:

Reference: SPCLCOUR2948
Date: Monday 29th November 2021
Time: 9-12:30am half day
Cost: £500 per delegate (Leicester Maintained Schools)
£800 per delegate (All Other Schools - Non-Maintained)
Trainers: Jyoti Sharma (LCI) & Cath Jackson (EYST)
Location: Online training

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