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The Village Storytelling Training Programme

Our adult training programme covers the art and performance of storytelling and its application as a tool for engagement, learning and support. Perhaps you want to build confidence in presentation and performance, to better engage and support the people you work with, or to make learning more fun? Whatever you want to achieve through storytelling, we can provide the skills you need. We also offer bespoke programmes tailored to your needs, participants and budget.

To take part call us 0141 882 3025 or email info@thevillagestorytellingcentre.com

Tuesday February 2nd 9:30am – 12:30pm Back to Basics: Introduction to Storytelling

This session covers physicality, voice, eye contact, pace, learning stories and many other factors of storytelling. This is an excellent introduction to storytelling and a great way to increase confidence and communication skills.

Perfect for: Everyone

Tuesday February 2nd  1:30 – 4:30pm      

Multi-sensory storytelling (MSST) maximises all the senses, reducing language and focusing on other channels. This session introduces the practice and provides you with the resources to deliver a multi-sensory story to your group along with skills to continue developing multi-sensory stories in future. This is ideal in contexts where language is impaired and other forms of communication are key.

Perfect for: Early years practitioners, People supporting ALN or CLN participants, People supporting older adults

 

 

 

Tuesday March 1st       9:30am – 12:30pm 

Object Storytelling

Breathe new magic into objects in this session for people who regularly work with objects and artefacts. We will show you how to make your stories more exciting and engaging for your audience, while embedding and enriching learning. Perfect for: Museum and art gallery curators and tour guides, community artists and storytellers

Tuesday March 1st       1:30 – 4:30pm 

True Story: from narrative to story

Stories can be powerful, but how do we harness that power and build an engaging story? If you want to gather stories, help people develop their lived experience into interesting inspiring tales, tell the story of your organisation or simply improve your presentation of any factual information, this session is what you need. Perfect for: Everyone

Tuesday April 19th         9:30am – 12:30pm Back to Basics: Introduction to Storytelling

This session covers physicality, voice, eye contact, pace, learning stories and many other factors of storytelling. This is an excellent introduction to storytelling and a great way to increase confidence and communication skills.

Perfect for: Everyone

Tuesday 19th April          1:30 – 4:30pm

Interactive Storytelling

Working with participants who struggle to concentrate? This comprehensive series of games, stories and exercises will help you get groups, from challenging young people to tearaway tots, up on their feet and engaging with stories. This high energy training session will give you tools to keep their focus through fun. Perfect for: All teachers, Youth Workers, Community Arts leaders, storytellers

Where

All training takes place at GMAC, 5th Floor, Trongate 103, Glasgow, G1 5HD.

Costs

Per course: £75 (full price); £65 (third sector)

£35 (individual/freelance); £25 (unwaged)

10% discount available if booking 2 courses, 20% for booking 3 or more

To discuss bespoke courses or having a course delivered in your organisation, please get in touch.

 

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