Skip to content

🎉 Communication Works: live AT events coming in May 2023. Click here to find out more!

Your web browser is out of date.

We no longer support your browser. Please open our website in another browser, e.g. Google Chrome

The Ace Centre logo

Developing and Using a Communication Book

Image of DUCB book

Developing and Using a Communication Book

From Ace Centre Learning


  • Introductory level
  • Places available
  • Runs on: 28/03/2023
  • Take this course online

 A live webinar to introduce Ace Centre’s resource ‘Developing and Using a Communication Book’.

Course aim:

To  share information about Ace Centre’s ‘Developing and Using a Communication Book’  and explore how it is organised, and who it is suitable for. This session will consider the different Stages and how to select the appropriate Stage for an individual requiring a personalised communication book.

You will learn:

  • How communication books differ from communication charts and when they might be required
  • The key features of ‘Developing and Using a Communication Book’
  • Who ‘Developing and using a Communication Book’ may be suitable for
  • Where to go next with creating and making a book

Suitable for:

Practitioners working with people who use AAC who are responsible for developing communication resources and enabling use of AAC across different environments. This course is working towards the following:

IPAACKS Competencies

Identifying needs

  • Recognise when someone has communication support needs
  • Aware of the need for a personalised assessment to identify the contribution AAC may make to an individual’s ability to communicate

Course includes: 

A live webinar to introduce this resource and provide guidance about how to develop the book from templates. The webinar will be 12:30-1pm and a link to the course will be available when you log in.

Special requirements:

You will be required to use one of the following web browsers for the live webinar: Chrome, Microsoft Edge, Firefox, Safari or Safari Mobile

Time: 12.30-1pm UTC

Cost: FREE

*All times shown are given in the UK timezone, on the date the course is run.

Sign up for our newsletter

Sign up to our free newsletter to get emails about our latest Ace Centre Learning courses and other news.

You can earn an Ace Centre Learning certificate when you complete any of our courses.

A certificate of attendance



Take this course online

Start Date

Runs on specific date


Course type


Exploring Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) that supports face-to-face communication.

Course level


Learn about course learning levels