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Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Specific Learning Difficulties (Free* if aged 19 or over)

By completing this course, learners will develop their knowledge and understanding of Specific Learning Difficulties. The units and topics are ideal for learners who are looking to support individuals with SpLDs in any environment, be it at home, in the workplace or in schools.

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Course Summary

Subject Area: Health
Adult and Community
Location: Distance Learning
Full Time or Part Time: PT
Level: 2
Number Of Years: 1
Interview Required?: Y
Weeks: 16
Hours: 1.00
Start: Flexible
Distance Learning

Apply now at: https://www.derby-college.ac.uk/course/certificate-in-understanding-specific-learning-difficulties
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Course Information for Students

This course is ideal for learners who wish to develop their knowledge and understanding of Specific Learning Difficulties. This could include teaching staff who wish to further their understanding of dyslexia, ADHD and other Specific Learning Difficulties, as well as employers who are looking for ways to support their workforce.

You need a good level of English – both reading and written.

This course is split into five manageable units:
Unit 1: Understand Specific Learning Difficulties
Unit 2: Understand the Effects of Specific Learning Difficulties
Unit 3: Understand the Diagnosis of Specific Learning Difficulties
Unit 4: Understand Supporting Individuals with Specific Learning Difficulties
Unit 5: Understand the Context of Specific Learning Difficulties

Studying via distance learning means learners can choose when and where they study. We ensure that learners receive all of the support they require throughout the course in the form of a personal tutor.

You need access to a laptop and the Internet.

You will be assessed via our elearning platform, which is designed to be engaging and interactive to keep learners focused on their studies at all times.

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For more information, contact liz.young@derby-college.ac.uk

Course Information for Employers

If you are an employer and would like to know more about the apprenticeships and professional training we deliver or how you can get involved in co-creating and co-delivering the curriculum, please contact us via email on businessenquiries@derby-college.ac.uk, call us on 01332 387 421 or visit our employer pages here.

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Course Information Last Updated On: January 11, 2024 9:53 am