British Sign Language (BSL) Courses

05th September 2018

Our British Sign Language courses begin on Wednesday 5th September

Duration: This unit is 12 weeks (term time only)

Chose from:

Wednesdays at 1-3pm, 3.30-5.30pm or 7-9pm

Cost: £100

This qualification is designed to teach participants how to communicate with deaf people in British Sign Language (BSL) on a range of topics that involve simple, everyday language use. They will gain basic skills and confidence in production and reception of BSL.

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Seashell Trust Golf Day 2018

06th September 2018

Our annual charity golf day will take place once again at Wilmslow Golf Club on Thursday 6th September. Including a complimentary halfway house and a three course evening meal, a four ball costs just £450. To book please download and complete the attached form, below, or contact Jo Barber at jo.barber@seashelltrust.org.uk

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Signalong Courses

10th September 2018

Our 12 week Signalong courses begin the week commencing 10th September

Duration: 12 weeks at 2 hours per week (term time only)

Cost: £100.00

Choose from one of the following sessions:

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Seashell Sportive 2018

16th September 2018

Come along and ride, knowing that your entry fee is going to a very worthwhile cause, or go one step further and use the sponsorship form to help raise even more money to buy specialist bicycles so that our students get the chance to experience the thrill of cycling. Thanks to our generous sponsors and supporters, every penny of the entry fee comes directly to Seashell Trust.

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Makaton Foundation Course

19th September 2018

Makaton Foundation Course

Dates: Wednesday 19th & Wednesday 26th September

Times: 09.30 – 16.00

Price: £120 for professionals, £60 for parents and carers

Lunch and refreshments provided

Makaton has transformed the lives of children and adults with a range of different communication difficulties. It’s designed to support spoken language – signs are used with speech, in spoken word order to help children and adults to communicate.  

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Makaton Enhancement Workshop

03rd October 2018

Makaton Enhancement Workshop

Dates: Wednesday 3rd, 10th and 17th October

Times: 09.30 – 16.00

Price: £210 for professionals, subsidised places for parent/ carers at £105

Lunch and refreshments provided

If you’ve completed Makaton Foundation training and would like to take your skills and knowledge to the next level, please think about joining us at our Makaton Enhancement Workshop in October.

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Tes SEN Show

05th October 2018

Seashell Trust would like to invite you to join them at the Tes SEN Show, which returns this year to the Business Design Centre, London on 5th & 6th October 2018.

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It's a Knockout

06th October 2018

WE HAVE A NEW DATE  - 6TH OCTOBER

It's back... our It's a Knockout event, a fun, frantic and exhilarating day of laughter and madness.

Every penny raised goes to supporting the children and young people with complex disabilities at Seashell Trust.

£550 for a team of up to 10

For more information, see our booking form or contact wendy.bray@seashelltrust.org.uk, Tel: 0161 610 0168

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Elklan Communication Support for pupils (aged 0-25) with complex needs

08th October 2018

Elklan Communication Support for pupils (aged 0-25) with complex needs

Mondays 3.15pm – 5.30pm, Monday 8th October- Monday 3rd December

Early bird price: £299, Early bird deadline is Monday 13th August

Standard price: £375

Speech and language support for children and young people with complex needs
Seashell Trust’s accredited Elklan training has been designed to help maximise the communication potential of children and young people with profound and multiple learning disabilities.

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Business Heavyweights White Collar Boxing

08th November 2018

Fighting for those that need it most

Business Heavyweights sees high profile business leaders quite literally lace up their gloves against one another in the ring, all in aid of those who need it most. Months of intensive training with specialist trainers and boxing pros culminates in a jam-packed evening of sweat, tears and triumph in Manchester city centre.

This year’s event, working in partnership with MC2, will be raising money for Seashell Trust as well as homeless charity, The Booth Centre, and Manchester Maccabi Cultural & Sports Club.

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Five Day Course for Intervenors

19th November 2018

Five Day Course for Intervenors
19th - 23rd November 2018
Seashell Trust, Cheadle Hulme
Cost: £450

This is the original Intervenor Course developed and delivered by Jenny Fletcher and colleagues from Sense.  The five day course is specifically designed for teaching assistants, health care workers, learning support workers, social care workers and those employed to work on a 1:1 basis with a child or young person who is congenitally multi-sensory impaired or deafblind or has a single sensory impairment with additional complex needs.

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