Courses for Practitioners: Speech and Language Support for Vulnerable Young People

A practical training course for staff working within youth offending institutions, prisons and vulnerable situations which gives innovative advice and strategies to help young people maximise their speech, language and communication potential and access the curriculum more effectively.

What will participants receive?

A 9 credit Ascentis level 2 or 3 qualification in ‘Speech and Language Support for Vulnerable Young People’. A portfolio of evidence will need to be submitted.   

Find out more about levels, credits and how qualifications compare in UK and Ireland here.

Who is the course for?

This course is available to learning support assistants, teachers, lecturers and tutors working within youth offending institutions.

What do learners say?
How much does it cost?

Local providers vary the price. If supplied by Elklan the current fee is £375 to include the accreditation fee and the book.

What does the course teach?

View the full course outline or download the course flyer PDF for an overview of the course content.

Who can teach the course?

The courses have been written so that speech and language therapists and teaching advisors can teach it in their locality under license. Click here for more information on becoming an Elklan Tutor.