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Learning Disability Support

Course Description:
This course covers and builds on from our learning disability awareness course taking a greater emphasis on supporting and working with individuals with a learning disability. In will entail exploring areas such as communication, behaviour and supporting independence with supporting individuals with tasks of daily living.

Course Outline: 

  • Defining learning disability and what we mean
  • Causes and prevalence of learning disability
  • Historical context and service design
  • Person centred approaches
  • Working with and supporting individuals with a learning disability looking at communication, behaviours that may challenge and supporting daily living skills
  • Positive risk taking

Course Duration:
6hrs

Assessment:
The trainer will carry out an on-going assessment

Certification:
All delegates will receive a certificate of attendance

Location:
The course can be delivered at locations to suit the client or at one of our training venues
Maximum number of delegates per trainer is 15

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