Supporting Early Language Development
Supporting Early Language Development looks at how language development starts, focusing on babies and toddlers up to the age of three.
This course looks at what recent research into language development tells us and this course offers opportunities to reflect on your own practice and provision.
This one module course delivers one CPD hour and comprehensively covers:
- how newborn babies communicate with their significant carer
- the difference between infant-directed speech and baby-talk
- the effect parents’ responses to a babbling baby can have on their language development
- strategies which help support children’s language development, and extend their vocabulary
- the importance of reading, sharing stories and rhymes.
What are my buying options?
Buy as a standalone course
This course costs £9.50 and you can buy online today.
Buy as part of a training package
This course is included in the Pre-school Learning Alliance membership.
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Key features and benefits
Duration 1 hour
Target Audience Early years
- Written with experts at the Pre-School Learning Alliance
- This course is level 2 (as graded against the nationally accepted levels for training courses)
- Delivers 1 CPD hour
- Available online only
- 70% pass mark
- Certificate upon completion provides evidence of learning
- 'Supporting Early Language Development' is free to all Pre-school Learning Alliance members and their staff as part of the benefits of membership.
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