KM CAT Training

Upcoming and Recent Training Days

Due to current social distancing rules, face-to-face training has been postponed indefinitely.

We are looking into the possibility of offering webinars in place of face-to-training – more information to follow.

Dates will be set for face-to-face sessions once an end-date for social distancing is known.

KM CAT Training Dates Poster

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A Brief Overview of Voice and Message Banking

15th July 2021

09:00 - 10:30

10th November 2021

09:00 - 10:30




Find out about the voice and message banking process, as well as important things to consider to support your clients.


Introduction to KM CAT


9th September 2021

09:00 - 09:45



This brief session covers referral criteria for assessment, what support we can provide and what equipment we can provide.


Cluster box


30th September 2021

09:00 - 11:00




This is essential training to look at what’s in your local Clusterbox. It includes tips on how you can assess your clients for AAC and ideas on how to support your clients to use it successfully.


Top Tips for AAC and IG


4th October 2021

10:00 - 11:30




This training will highlight some of the main considerations around information governance, data management and privacy that you need to be aware of when it comes to AAC. Also, top tips about what to watch out for yourself and what information you might want to give your client.

KM CAT Website, everything you need to know


14th October 2021

09:00 - 10:00



This quick and easy training sessions covers everything that is on our website from free resources to “how-to” videos, case studies and referral criteria.

Assessment of the Complex Patient

(bitesize basics)

Session 1, Introduction

21st October – 9am (45 Mins)


Session 2, Vision 3rd November – 9am (1 Hour)


Session 3, Cognition

17th December – 9am   (1 Hour)


Session 4   Language

2nd December – 9am (1 Hour)







This series of bite-size sessions looks at how to assess those clients with suspected language, vision and cognitive problems, who also have very limited or no speech &/or movement. You should hopefully leave with a toolkit of ideas to help you. It will be in short sessions run over a 6-week period.


*you will need to complete all s

Presentation Slides

Low Tech AAC - Where do I start?

Where do I Start? Cover Image

An introduction to assessment for Low Tech AAC.

Training Videos

ACAT Tech Tips Video - Redeeming App on iPad

A step-by-step guide on redeeming apps that have been provided by KM CAT.

Factors to consider when choosing an AAC device

An introduction to what factors need to be considered when deciding which AAC device may benefit your patient.

The consideration of access for AAC

A brief explanation on what access is, why it is crucial to the successful implementation of AAC, and how to assess for access.