Local Training Information and Dates


For full details of all Makaton courses, please visit Adult Community Learning 

Or contact nola.marshall@essex.gov.uk for more information.



Ability world logoAbility World offer free demonstrations of their communication equipment throughout the UK.  Please click on the link for current dates

They will also be running Multi-Sensory Referencing / Objects of Reference and other courses in Essex and Cambridgeshire.  Full details and a booking form for these courses can be found by clicking on the link 


essex care consortium

 Investment in Care staff is essential to maintain the quality of services the sector offers and essexcareconsortium have developed a Training Centre - 'Principles in Practice' (PiP) - that provides the basic and advanced training required by the Care Home Regulations. They are a City & Guilds Approved Centre and provide training for VRQs for a Learning Disability Qualification and NVQ's in Health and Social Care and Leadership and Management in Care for Managers.

As well as City & Guilds courses they offer a range of courses covering basic training physical intervention new legislation and communication.  Click on the link above to visit their website.