Childcare and Teacher Training

Childcare: Certificate in Principles of Working with Individuals with Learning Disabilities Level 2 Distance Learning

In Brief

Start Date / Duration

This course has various start dates throughout the year and will take 6 months to complete.

Entry requirements
  • You should be at least 16 years old
You will achieve

Level 2 Certificate in Principles of Working with Individuals with Learning Disabilities.

Last updated: 11th February 2019

Course overview

Comprehensive understanding of issues related to different types of learning disabilities and how these affect individuals in their daily lives. By studying this course, you will cover a range of topics, including safeguarding and personalisation in social care.

Course content

Units include:

  • Understand the context of supporting individuals with learning disabilities
  • Principles of safeguarding and protection in health and social care
  • Introduction to personalisation in social care
  • Principles of positive risk-taking for individuals with disabilities
  • Introductory awareness of autistic spectrum conditions
  • Principles of supporting individuals with a learning disability to access healthcare

How will I be assessed?

Paper based learning materials with online assessment.

What equipment will I need?

Computer and internet access are required.

Where will I study?

You will study through Barnsley College distant learning.

What can I do next?

Level 2 Certificate in understanding Mental health
Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Autism
Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Behaviour that Challenges

How much does the course cost?

Price on Application.

Extra information

Contact the Information Unit

For further information please contact our friendly Information Team on +44 (0)1226 216 123 or email info@barnsley.ac.uk

Disclaimer

Please note we reserve the right to change details without notice. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Childcare: Certificate in Principles of Working with Individuals with Learning Disabilities Level 2 Distance Learning