This weekend our students covered a number of the essential skills required to be a Lipspeaker. Jane Cordell delivered a Legal Rights session that focused on the d/Deaf person. She then continued to promote Continuous Professional Development (CPD), and explored assertiveness. The … Continue readingPosted in News | Comments Off on Lipspeaking Course – Sessions 10 and 11
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On January 27th, Sara’s family attended a dinner in London given by Signature, the leading national charity in the U.K. dealing with all aspects of communication with the deaf and hard of hearing. The occasion was the Annual Award ceremony … Continue readingPosted in News | Comments Off on Sara Scanlon Lifetime Achievement Award
On 28th February, after a motivational training seminar participants will walk barefoot across 15 feet of red-hot, wood embers alongside the river Thames on South Bank. No experience necessary, and you will be supported by professional firewalkers the entire time. Find … Continue readingPosted in News | Comments Off on Firewalk on South Bank!
Our students are now a third of the way through their course and are mastering the processing skills required for lipspeaking. Session seven saw them studying professional practice and behaviours whilst understanding the demands of the profession.Posted in News | Comments Off on Session 7 – Students Making Progress!
Today, Andy Wight, deafened Civil Service Fast Streamer was awarded the Home Office Continuous Improvement Award for the impact of his work in cutting crime, protecting the borders and promoting diversity.Posted in News | Comments Off on Civil Service Fast Streamer wins award!
Lipspeaker UK Ltd and Sign for Thoughts had a busy weekend hosting the first two days of the 2016 Lipspeaker Training Course. Based in Farnborough, 14 students joined Lesley and Penny. It was a fantastic two days and we can’t wait for … Continue readingPosted in News | Comments Off on Lipspeaker Training Course – Day 1
Lesley Weatherson, director of Lipspeaker UK was delighted and honoured to accept the National award for Small Business of the Year 2016. The deserving National winners were chosen from a massive 4846 nominations and 1333 applications as well as a grand … Continue readingPosted in News | Comments Off on Venus Awards – National Winner!
Lesley Weatherson, director of Lipspeaker UK was delighted and honoured to accept the award at the black tie dinner at the Portsmouth Pyramids, May 2016. The awards, spearheaded by Tara Howard recognise with real enthusiasm the vital contribution that women … Continue readingPosted in News, Uncategorized | Comments Off on Lipspeaker UK wins Venus Local Small Business Award
To meet the growing demand for Lipspeaker communication support services, Lipspeaker UK are delighted to announce a new lipspeaking training course in 2016! Director Lesley Weatherson has responded to encouraging requests for a premium course provider. In partnership with Sign for … Continue readingPosted in News | Comments Off on Lipspeaker Uk launches Lipspeaker Training Course
Director Lesley Weatherson created Lipspeaker UK to respond to the growing demand for Lipspeaking services for deaf, deafened and hard of hearing people. With so few lipspeakers in the UK (29 in total) she wanted more work and less travel. … Continue readingPosted in News | Comments Off on Venus Small Business of the Year Award Finalist 2016