Around 1.5 million people in the UK have a learning disability. Owing to the fact that they are likely to find it more difficult than others to describe their symptoms, a good knowledge of legislation and the healthcare system, as well as an understanding of signs and symptoms of various conditions, is essential for anyone working with individuals with learning disabilities.
· Gives employees a high standard of learning
· Relevant to a variety of people and settings
· Provides assurance of well-trained employees
· Improves your team's understanding of learning disabilities
· Creates better preventative care
12 weeks distance learning (3 assessments)
Level 2 Certificate in Principles of Working with Individuals with Learning Disabilities
Assessments will be marked by an allocated tutor who will provide you with detailed feedback. You will be assessed against criteria where all learning outcomes of the course have to be covered; your tutor will give you guidance for this.
Register your interest and we will contact you with a date for enrolment, or contact 0121 678 7181 / firstname.lastname@example.org
No specific entry requirements, but an initial assessment will be completed at enrolment.
You must be aged 19+ and be a British or Irish citizen that has lived within the UK for at least 3 years. You must also be based in England; however, some postcode exclusions apply - please enquire for confirmation of eligibility. In addition to this, please note that participants cannot be currently enrolled on an apprenticeship.
These courses are fully funded at zero cost unless they are not completed and learning materials are retained by the learner; please note that in these circumstances, there is a £125 fee.
Could progress to:
Level 2 and 3 Certificate in Preparing to work in adult social care
Level 2 and 3 Diploma for the Children and young people's workforce
Level 2 and 3 Diploma in Health & Social Care
- Social Care
- Social work
Stratford-upon-Avon College, Blossomfield Campus