Lámh Sign Language

Lámh Module 1

Location: Maynooth University

One course every month held over two evenings.

2019 Dates (all below are dates for Lámh Module 1 with exception of 26Feb which is the Lámh Module 1 add-on course)

January 2019  22nd & 29th Jan

February 2019  12th & 19th Feb * sold out – taking names for waiting list

February 2019  26Feb Lámh Module 1 Add-on * 2 places available

March 2019  12th & 19th Mar

April 2019  9th & 16th Apr

May 2019  14th & 21st May

June 2019  18th & 25th Jun

Time: 6.30-9.30pm both evenings

Lámh module one course is held over two 3-hour evenings sessions

Lámh module 1 Add-On is held on one 3-hour evening session

Fee: Lámh Module 1 €105

Fee: Lámh Module 1 Add-On on 26Feb is €69

*Maximum number of participants is 12.

The minimum number of participants is 10. We reserve the right to cancel the course if the min. attendance is not reached. In this instance, a full refund will be offered.

To reserve a place email:  info@synergylifelonglearning.ie

Lámh Module 1

Course content:

Module One Lámh signs (100+)
Alternative and augmentative communication (AAC)
Lámh – brief history and development
Lámh signing environment

By the end of this course, participants should be able to:

Use the 100+ signs from the Module One Book
Use Lámh as an effective communication tool
Contribute to assessment or decision-making around Lámh use
Participate effectively in an established Lámh environment.

Course Materials Included:
Combined Module One Handbook and Sign book
Membership of Lámh Signs Online
Module One Certificate
Registration on the Lámh Module One database
Accreditation Achieved:
Module One Certificate

Additional Requirements:
This course is of most benefit to those who are using Lámh to support a Lámh user and their family currently, as they will have the opportunity to use the signs and skills acquired.

Lámh Module One Add-On

Course Overview: 

Communication partners of children who use Lámh and who have completed Module One can attend this practical workshop that looks at encouraging Lámh use as well as adding to their Lámh sign vocabulary.

Qualifications Required: 

Module One Lámh Certificate

Course Duration:

3 hours over one session
Course Content: 

The workshop covers:

  1. Lámh and Total Communication
  2. How to use toys and games to create opportunities for Lámh signing
  3. Additional sign vocabulary
  4. How to promote Lámh use in the pre-school and school
  5. Revision of Module One Lámh signs
  6. Looking at research on using manual signs and AAC with children
Course Materials: 
  • Membership of Lámh Signs Online
  • Module One Add-on Handbook and Signbook
  • Certificate
Course facilitated by: Eileen Anderson, Lámh Tutor
Accreditation Achieved: Module One Add-on Certificate
Course Recognised by: Lámh & Department of Education & Skills


Payment/Cancellation Policy:

Payment can be made using the following Payment Link no later than 14 days prior to course commencement date.

No refunds within 10days of course commencement date.

In-Service Lámh Training

We can provide Lámh training in your organisation. Min. 6 and Max. 12 participants. Email:  info@synergylifelonglearning.ie  for details.