Online course – Making information easy to read and understand – 3 June

Date: 03.06.2020
Location: On-line via Zoom

This is a free course.  It lasts 2  hours and takes place on-line. 10.00am – 12.00pm

man and woman reviewing easy read documents

Social distancing is changing the way we work, how we support people and how we provide people with the information they need.

Something that can help is making sure that the written information we share is clear and easy to understand.

This session will introduce you to the basics of making information easy to read and understand for people with a learning disability.

This course is suitable for anyone who wants to make their written information more accessible, especially for people with a learning disability.

The course will include

  • Plain language
  • Sentence structure
  • Paragraphs
  • Page layout and design
  • Using images

 

How the session will work

  1. When you register you will sent instructions on how to join the online session.  Please check you have the right equipment, see below.
  2. Your tutor will lead you through the course, you will be shown information and examples on screen as well as being able to see you fellow delegates and trainer.
  3. You will be able to ask questions and discuss the methods with the tutor and fellow delegates.
  4. You will have the opportunity to create a piece of easy read.  The tutor will contact you at an agree time after the course and give you one to one feedback and advice.
  5. After the session has finished you will be emailed all the course materials.

If you are using a laptop or computer

If you are using a computer it will need

  • Microphone
  • Speakers
  • Camera
  • Internet connection
  • Download the Zoom App.

If you are using a tablet or smartphone

If you are using a smartphone or tablet you will need

  • Internet connection
  • Download the Zoom App

Once you have booked on the course we will send you full instructions on how to join the session.

15 places available
Standard
Ticket for anyone who does not fall into any of the categories below.
£0.00 per person / day
Concession
For organisations with an annual income of less than £1Million.
£0.00 per person / day
Person with a learning disability
Anyone who has a learning disability attending in their own capacity or as a representative of an organisation as volunteer, member or employee.
£0.00 per person / day
Parent / Family carer
Anyone who is an unpaid carer for a person with a learning disability. The person with a learning disability does not have to be with the person.
£0.00 per person / day
Student
Anyone who is registered as a full or part time student not in employment
£0.00 per person / day
Paid Support
A paid carer supporting someone with a learning disability to attend the event who would not be able to attend/participate fully without support
£0.00 per person / day
Date: 03/06/2020
Learning Disability Wales, 41 Lambourne Crescent Cardiff Business Park, Llanishen, Cardiff, CF14 5GG
Telephone 029 2068 1160 Fax 029 2075 2149 Email enquiries@ldw.org.uk
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