« Go Back

PRINCIPLES OF WORKING WITH INDIVIDUALS WITH LEARNING DISABILITIESApply Now »

Course Image
Level: 2

Location: The RoundHouse

Years: 1

Weeks: 12

Hours: 1.00

Start: 01/08/2019

Days / Times:

Tuition (£): 811.00*

Concessions: 362.00***

Interview: Y

Course Summary

This qualification aims to give learners the knowledge and understanding to work with individuals with learning disabilities or difficulties. They will explore the principles of safeguarding and positive risk-taking and gain awareness of the autistic spectrum.

The qualification is designed for learners who have an interest in, or who are already working in a variety of roles with, people with learning disabilities.

Entry requirements

There are no formal entry requirements.

Course Content

To be awarded the Level 2 Certificate in Principles of Working with Individuals with Learning Disabilities, learners are required to successfully complete six mandatory units:

• Understand the context of supporting individuals with learning disabilities
• Principles of safeguarding and protection in health and social care
• Introduction to personalisation in social care
• Principles of positive risk-taking for individuals with disabilities
• Introductory awareness of Autistic Spectrum Conditions
• Principles of supporting individuals with a learning disability to access healthcare

How will I be assessed?

To achieve the Level 2 Certificate in Principles of Working with Individuals with Learning Disabilities, learners must successfully demonstrate their achievement of all learning outcomes and assessment criteria in the six mandatory units as detailed in the qualification specification and produce a portfolio of evidence.

Are there any additional costs or specialist equipment required?

No

What can I do after this course?

Further Study

You could consider other vocationally-related short courses. 

 

Careers

This course could be a stepping stone to careers in the care and education sector.

 

Did you find the course information on this page useful?

 

* Tuition - This figure is the fee to be paid if you are not entitled to any concessions.
*** Co-Tuition - This figure is the fee to be paid if you are entitled to any partial concessions.

This course is run at the Roundhouse Campus

About the Roundhouse »

Go to top