Course Detail

Introduction to the Role of the Communication Champion


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  • SKU: Pre-recorded video with follow up surgery
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Course Description

This in-depth pre-recorded training video will be available upon request to watch any time.

The training material provides an overview of the role of the Communication Champion as well as the knowledge required to support good adult-child interaction. This is essential training for those who are new to this role.

Communication and Language Surgery Dates

Following completion of this training, the Start Well Communication and Language Development Team invite you to attend one of the Communication and Language Surgeries (online drop-in) to access further support and consolidate your learning.  Please come along ready to discuss any communication and language elements you would like further clarification around or support with. 

Book via or use the direct page links below.

13th October 2021, 6:30pm - 7:30pm

11th November 2021, 3:30pm - 4:30pm

8th December 2021, 6:30pm - 7:30pm

You must watch the training video prior to attending one of the above surgery dates.

What will I learn?

This training material introduces the role of the Communication Champion and focuses on supporting practitioners to understand the role of the Communication Champion and how to embed this work effectively in setting.

By the end of this workshop, you will:

  • Have an understanding of the important role of the Communication Champion and what this entails;
  • Be able to share this information with your wider staff team;
  • Have an understanding of key communication messages and how to share these effectively with your staff team;
  • Begin to see the importance of embedding communication and language aspects, in all planning, for all children in setting; and
  • Find out about additional training available, to develop your knowledge and skills in this area.

Communication Champions should look out for further training and briefings available to upskill champions in their role. Communication Champions briefings are held on a termly basis.  


Delivered by: Bolton Start Well Service, Communication and Language Development Team


Who is this course for?

This course is aimed at Communication Champions, Room Leaders and Early Years Practitioners.

Booking Arrangements

E-mail: if you need assistance when booking online.

Course Delivery

This course will be delivered using a blended learning approach and includes an in-depth pre-recorded YouTube video and an interactive online surgery.

Access to the interactive online Communication and Language Surgery is via Microsoft Teams. Booked separately.

Once you sign up for the course, you will be sent a welcome email with a link to view the pre-recorded element of the training, and any supportive pack appropriate to the training.  Should you need to, you will be able to pause the presentation while you view it or view it again using the same link. This link is intended for you only and should not be shared, copyright applies.