Castle Hill School is an Academy within the Interaction and Communication Academy Trust (ICAT) 
Registered Office: Castle Hill School, Newsome Road South, Newsome, Huddersfield HD4 6JL 
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Castle Hill School: Newsome Road South, Huddersfield, West Yorkshire HD4 6JL | Tel: (01484) 544558| Email: 
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We offer a variety of training opportunities at Castle Hill including:

  • Beginners

  • Foundation

  • Follow-Up

  • Enhancement Workshops

  • Taster Sessions

These workshops are suitable for parents & professionals


For further information on these Makaton Specific Course including booking information please follow the links below or contact our regional trainers Linda Ellis, Lynne Chapman
and Nicola Daminani ( )


Workshops for 2020 :

Level 1 and Level 2 Course
17th & 18th March 2020 (2 day course)

           Click here for further information


New for 2019-20 – Makaton Taster Sessions:

Would you staff benefit from receiving a taster session in Makaton?

The taster sessions cover the teaching of 20 core signs plus 10 additional signs of your choice. 


Venue: To make training accessible to your staff we will come to you.


Alternatively, you may book our training room at Castle Hill School


Timings: Twilights (2hrs)


Cost: £25 per delegate (minimum charge £200)

Room hire: £100 (including refreshments) or free at your school


As a teaching school we are also able to offer:

  • Bespoke School INSET

  • Taster sessions

  • Outreach Support.


If you require further information on how we could support your Makaton needs please contact the Director of Teaching School on 01484 544 558

Or email: