Learning Disabilities Awareness for Health and Social Care Workers Level 3

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Description

Course Description

The Distance Learning Learning Disability Awareness course aims to build on your understanding of what it means to have a learning disability and any experience you may have in this area of work. The course will suggest lots of ideas about how you may be able to help support people with learning disabilities. 

A learning disability affects the way a person learns new things in any area of life, not just at school. It affects the way they understand information and how they communicate. Around 1.5 million people in the UK have one and this means they can have difficulty: 

  • understanding new or complex information
  • learning new skills 
  • coping independently

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Course Description

The Distance Learning Learning Disability Awareness course aims to build on your understanding of what it means to have a learning disability and any experience you may have in this area of work. The course will suggest lots of ideas about how you may be able to help support people with learning disabilities. 

A learning disability affects the way a person learns new things in any area of life, not just at school. It affects the way they understand information and how they communicate. Around 1.5 million people in the UK have one and this means they can have difficulty: 

  • understanding new or complex information
  • learning new skills 
  • coping independently

The course is suitable for staff who may be working in a variety of settings. It will be useful whether you are employed in a health or social care setting, a community or an education setting or whether you work in a paid or voluntary role. The effect of learning disabilities throughout the lifespan is considered, but there is a particular emphasis on children, adolescents, and young adults.

Our aim is to provide you with the best deal possible, therefore registration fee, certification fee and full tutor support is included in the course price for you.

Previous Knowledge Required

You do not need any prior learning knowledge or experience to take this course. This course is openly available to anyone who wishes to take part in a highly rewarding home study course, although you would be expected to have a reasonable standard of literacy.

You have the freedom to start the course at any time and continue your studies at your own pace for a period of up to 12 months from initial registration with the full support of your Tutor.

Support

You will receive the entire package of course materials in a single dispatch together with dedicated Tutor Support for 12 months.  All assignments are marked by one of our professional Tutors who will offer regular feedback and guide you through your course.

You will be provided with the telephone number for your dedicated Student Support Team who will be available for any other queries that you may have whilst completing your course. You can be assured that you will receive unlimited support for your home study course, so there is no need to struggle or feel isolated during your studies.

Assessment

You must successfully complete a series of activities and assessments. Once all assessments and activities have been completed satisfactorily, you will then be awarded your certificate.  The good news is, there is no final exam.

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