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Speech and Language (SALT) training courses for Practitioners

The Early Years Speech and Language Therapy Service is available to preschool children (0 - 5 years: end of reception class), who have speech, language and communication needs. 

Our Speech and Language Therapy service mostly takes place in clinics, children’s centres, nurseries and nursery classes attached to schools. The support we provide includes assessment of needs, group and individual therapy for children, and training and collaborating with parents and carers and staff involved in the child’s care. 

We offer a range of 2 hour online workshops and related 1 hour online  coaching sessions for Bi-Borough Early Years practitioners in nursery settings.

We are offering live virtual training on:  

  • Setting Up Social Communication Groups in Your Setting 

  • Making Sense of Echolalia   

  • Working with Children with Developmental Language Disorder 

  • Signing and Visual Support  

  • Building Vocabulary in Your Setting 

  • Using Colours to Build Sentences

  • Talking Tables

  • Emotional Regulation  

If you have any questions, you can email Aimee Appleton  (speech and language therapy assistant on I hope you understand we are a clinic- based service and we are often out of the office, so we are unable to respond straightaway. If your query is urgent, please call the Children’s complex care and speech and language therapy admin hub on 020 7266 8777. 

For dates, times and booking please visit:

For further information, contact Aimee Appleton or Karen Hayon:

Virtual training sessions:

EY SLT Virtual Training Summer 2023

The service has produced Useful videos to support parents and practitioners


Last Updated 05/11/2023

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