Distance Learning
Distance Learning
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  • Level 2 Principles of working with Individuals with Learning Difficulties

Level 2 Principles of working with Individuals with Learning Difficulties

This qualification has been developed to support those who work with people with learning disabilities in a variety of contexts and is suitable for a wide range of learners. The programme will take 12 weeks to complete and consists of 3 assessments.

These could be:

  • People whose job role is not exclusively focused around supporting individuals with learning disabilities, but who come into contact with people as part of their job, for example in health, education, housing, leisure or employment.
  • People in community and volunteering roles who work alongside or support people with a learning disability.
  • Workers who are new to learning disability services but already know about social care.
  • Workers in learning disability services wishing to undertake a short CPD qualification.
This course is currently being subsidised by the college so that you can enrol for the course free of charge.

Courses are only free to people who have lived in England for the past 3 yrs, are aged 19 years or over and are not currently accessing any other government funded training.
Please note there is a non-completion fee of £85 if you have to be withdrawn from the course.

Course fees:

Material: £0:00 Exam: £0:00 Tuition: £0:00

Click here to view the assessment questions
What You Will Learn
Entry Requirements
Employment Information
How Assessed?
  • Supporting People with Learning Disabilities
  • Personalisation in Social Care
  • Positive Risk taking, Safeguarding and Protection for Individuals with Learning Disabilities
  • Principles of Supporting People with Learning Disabilities to Access Healthcare
  • Awareness of Autistic Spectrum Conditions

Although there are no formal entry requirements for this course due to the nature and course delivery of distance learning we require all applicants to hold a minimum of English Literacy Level 1 or equivalent.

If you are unsure of your level of literacy please read the attached instructions to undertake a literacy assessment on line.

This will take no longer than 20 minutes to complete.

Instructions are available here and Link to www.learnmyway.com.
This programme aims to support current or prospective employment within the Adult Social Care sector.
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