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AAC Online Workshops

Upcoming workshops delivered virtually for learning about AAC. Find out more about getting started with Grid and Alternative Access Method for AAC from leading experts in these interactive online workshops.

Getting Started with Grid Live Workshop

This course is perfect for anyone who wants to start using Grid 3 (Windows), our flagship AAC software for people with disabilities. In this three-hour online workshop, you will learn how to get set up with Grid and the basics of using symbol and text AAC.

This training will cover: 
  • Introduction to Grid software and people who use it 
  • Grid Explorer and Settings
  • Symbol & Text AAC
  • Basics of editing
  • Tour of accessible apps
  • Next steps and ongoing support

The training will be delivered online in small groups and there will be plenty of opportunities to ask questions.  Course dates are outlined below and tickets cost £25 / $30. At the end of the workshop, you will receive a certificate of attendance.

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5 December 2023

27 February 2024

29 April 2024

25 June 2024

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Simple AAC Live Workshop

The Simple AAC online workshop is designed for anyone who wants to explore strategies to support AAC development in nine simple steps. The workshop is delivered online and lasts 3 hours.

This training will cover: 
  • Introduction
  • Putting yourself in an AAC user’s shoes
  • Show, Interesting, Months
  • Pause, Language, Explore
  • Add words, Always Available, Comment
  • Know the nine Simple AAC strategies
  • Be able to successfully model on AAC
  • Understand how to use the strategies in every day practice

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9 November 2023

29 January 2024

20 March 2024

23 May 2024

17 Sept 2024

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