Learning Disability Awareness Course

CPD Approved

Learning disabilities, however they are acquired, are lifelong. They are neurological disabilities and as such affect how an individual understands and remembers information, how they learn and communicate. People can be born with learning disabilities or they may acquire them later in life.

There are many differing types of learning difficulty and they can exhibit in many different ways and with many different characteristics.

This course will start by giving you an overview of some of the common types and causes of learning disabilities and how they affect people. It will touch on how a person centred approach to care will get the best results and look at how management must perform, and at the needs of the individual. It will also discuss overcoming

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Learning Disability Awareness Modules

Course Module Number Module Name Pass % Required
Learning Disability Awareness 1 Introduction 70
Learning Disability Awareness 2 Learning Disabilities: the Basics 70
Learning Disability Awareness 3 New Understanding 70
Learning Disability Awareness 4 Person-centred Approach 70
Learning Disability Awareness 5 Meeting Needs – Part 1 70
Learning Disability Awareness 6 Meeting Needs – Part 2 70
Learning Disability Awareness 7 Meeting Needs – Part 3 70
Learning Disability Awareness 8 Legal Framework, Opportunities and
Safeguarding
70

Recommended System Requirements

  • Browser: Up to date web browser
  • Video: Up to date video drivers
  • Memory: 1Gb+ RAM
  • Download Speed: Broadband (3Mb+)

Duration: 50 minutes (Note: This is based on the amount of video content shown and is rounded off. It does not account in any way for loading time or thinking time on the questions).