Easy Read Training

Easy Read Training

We provide easy read training for those who want to produce their own easy read.

We can show you how to produce good quality easy read materials using words, images and formats effectively.

Our easy read training is relaxed with lots of practical exercises.

You can practise your new skills with an experienced facilitator on hand to offer advice.

We can now offer our training online.

After successfully trialing our training online, we are now able to offer the following sessions:

Session 1

A 3.5hr session that focuses on the principles of how to produce information in easy read.

£400 + VAT for up to 5 people.

Session 2

This is a 1.5 hour optional follow up session.
After completing session 1 participants start on an easy read project which they then bring to session 2.
The facilitator gives advice, guidance and feedback on the projects.

£125 + VAT for up to 5 people.

If you would like more information please get in touch. You can email us, use our contact form or give us a call.

What people have said about our training

“It was my first real experience dealing with easy read documents so for me the whole session was of great value. Enjoyed everything about it!”
2018-10-01T15:37:30+01:00
“It was my first real experience dealing with easy read documents so for me the whole session was of great value. Enjoyed everything about it!”
“Really liked the help and support with our projects in the afternoon.”
2018-10-01T15:38:29+01:00
“Really liked the help and support with our projects in the afternoon.”
“I have learnt a considerable amount about how to create easy read documents.”
2018-10-01T15:47:29+01:00
“I have learnt a considerable amount about how to create easy read documents.”
“learnt a lot about wording and layout and many more and will definitely use all the information learnt.”
2018-10-01T15:48:44+01:00
“learnt a lot about wording and layout and many more and will definitely use all the information learnt.”
“gave me great thoughts/ideas about organisational communication in our Learning Disability Services.”
2018-10-01T15:49:55+01:00
“gave me great thoughts/ideas about organisational communication in our Learning Disability Services.”
“Everything was explained well, session was interactive and well-paced.  It was reassuring to know that trainer is from a working background in learning disability services.”
2018-10-01T15:51:12+01:00
“Everything was explained well, session was interactive and well-paced.  It was reassuring to know that trainer is from a working background in learning disability services.”
“Excellent.  Everything was explained so clearly.”
2018-10-01T15:52:21+01:00
“Excellent.  Everything was explained so clearly.”
“I’ve learnt a lot today!  I’m ready to go away and get started on easy read care plans.”
2018-10-01T15:53:39+01:00
“I’ve learnt a lot today!  I’m ready to go away and get started on easy read care plans.”
“Really good, engaging and thought provoking.”
2018-10-01T15:54:46+01:00
“Really good, engaging and thought provoking.”
“Brilliant!  Louise was approachable, down to earth and knowledgeable when answering questions.”
2018-10-01T15:55:39+01:00
“Brilliant!  Louise was approachable, down to earth and knowledgeable when answering questions.”

Training aims and learning

  • What makes information accessible.
  • How to produce easy read using words, images and layouts.
  • The importance of checking your information and involving people who use easy read.
  • Understanding your organisations roles and responsibilities to provide information in an accessible format.

Our easy read training packages

Option 1
Full day easy read training

£525
  • In the morning we focus on the principles of how to produce information in easy read.
  • The afternoon is a practical session to get on with your own projects and use the mornings learning.
  • The facilitator is on hand to offer one to one advice and support as you work on your own projects.
  • Up to 10 participants.

Option 2
Half day easy read training

£400
  • We focus on the principles of how to produce information in easy read.
  • Up to 10 participants.

Option 3
Bespoke training

Price on request
  • We can create a session based on your organisations requirements.
  • Contact us for further information.

All prices are subject to VAT where applicable

For more information about our services or to book our easy read training call us today on 01924 566 090 or contact us below.

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