Learning Disability Aw areness

LEARNING DISABILITY AWARENESS

Course Number

SC0304

Validity

3 Years

Duration

1/2 Day

Assessment

Continuous

This course is designed for health and care staff with limited or no prior knowledge of learning disability. It will give delegates significant insight into the nature of learning disability, causes and guidance on how to approach working with those with a learning disability.

Suitable for:

Care, Education and Commercial

Care, Education and Commercial

Introduction

  • Introduction and course overview

Course Programme

  • Learning disabilities defined
  • Causes and development
  • Types of learning disability
  • Support for those with learning disabilities
  • Associated conditions
  • Understanding behaviour
  • Learning & communication needs
  • Physical & emotional needs
  • Planning care, social inclusion
  • Course evaluation