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Information for Practitioners: Courses available

Elklan have a range of courses to suit you whether you are an early years worker, teacher or assistant working with children with Speech, Language and Communication Need (SLCN). You can study any of the core courses and then go on to complete one of the specialist courses, or study one of the Let's Talk series of courses.

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All our courses are evidence informed and teach strategies listed on the What Works database, or click a course title below to find out more:


Whole setting training

Click on a course to find out more about how your setting can become an Elklan Communciation Friendly Setting:

Core Courses

Click on a course to find out more or search for courses near you:

Specialist courses:

For those who have completed a ten-week course and wish to take their learning further.

Courses designed for parents and carers:

invaluable for those in school or early years settings who don't wish to complete a Core course.

Click on a course to find out more or search for courses near you:

Let's Talk with Under 5s
Let's Talk with 5-11s
Let's Talk with 10-14s
Let's Talk with Special Children

(for children with severe and complex learning needs)

Let's Talk with Young People with SLD
Let's Talk Together

(for children with social communication needs including ASD)

The courses are accredited through an externally quality assured and Ofqual regulated national Awarding Organisation. You can study at either level 2 or 3; you will receive 6 credits at whichever level you decide to study.

Courses to train others

Would you like to train to be an Elklan Let’s Talk Tutor to share your skills and knowledge with parents? Click here for more information.


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