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Certificate in Working with Individuals with Learning Disabilities

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Course CodeM0937
Academic Year1718
DatesEnrolments throughout the year
Location NameIndustry Based
AreaBusiness Partnership
Mode Of ProvisionDistance Learning
IntroductionThis qualification provides the knowledge and understanding to help prepare or care for an individual with learning disabilities and difficulties.
Study OutlineAn introduction to services for people with learning disabilities which looks at the best ways to support them. You will learn about the importance of personalisation and person centred working in social care and the positive impact it can have on the lives of people with learning disabilities. It also considers positive risk taking, safeguarding and protection for individuals with disabilities.
Entry RequirementsThe qualification is available for learners who are 19+ at the start of the Academic year. There are no specific learning requirements but learners will need to demonstrate that they can fulfil the requirements of the awarding body assessment criteria and comply with the relevant literacy and numeracy aspects of the qualification
EquipmentEach learner receives a set of high quality learning materials comprising assessment booklets and knowledge and understanding books which are a valuable resource to keep for reference purposes.
AttendanceThe qualification is delivered over a period of 12 weeks.
AssessmentLearners receive the support of a dedicated assessor and complete Unit Assessments to demonstrate that they have met the qualification learning aims and assessment criteria.
ProgressionPlease see the college website for more details of our range of short level 2 qualifications offered by distance learning. Contact the BPO team on 02476243504 or email distance.learning@nwhc.ac.uk.
QualificationLevel 2 Certificate in Working with Individuals with Learning Disabilities
Awarding BodyCACHE
Level2
Available Full-time?N
Available Part-time?Y
Suitable for Higher Education?N
Suitable for Individuals?Y
Suitable for Employers?Y
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