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Visit the Events Calendar to view any upcoming training or to enquire about booking a KWS group workshop contact us on 08 9381 0600 or email  training@indigosolutions.org.au

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Key Word Sign (KWS) Basic Workshop is a full day, interactive workshop held at Indigo's Nedlands office or upon request at an external location. The workshop is for anyone who supports, works with, or interacts with someone who experiences communication difficulties.

The workshop provides plenty of opportunities to practice KWS, with workshop content covering:

  • The principles of Key Word Sign
  • How sign supports communication
  • Who signing is used with
  • Learn finger spelling and Interactive Sign Vocabulary 1 and 2
  • Use sign and gesture in everyday activities
  • How to support others to learn Key Word Sign.

Scope’s Getting Started with Key Word Sign (Auslan Edition) booklet is included in registration. The booklet features more than 100 words – each with a clear line drawing and a written description.


Key Word Sign training and workshops can be funded in an NDIS plan under Capacity Building Supports - Improved daily living.