Lambeth College - L2 Certificate in Principles of working with Individuals with Learning Disabilities (NCFE)
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There are an estimated 1.5 million people living with a learning disability in the UK. The effects on individuals can vary widely and affect people of every age and background. Each individual with a learning disability is entitled to receive personalised and lifelong support provided by health and social care organisations and a network of carers.

This qualification will provide learners with a comprehensive understanding of issues surrounding different types of learning disabilities and how these affect individuals in their daily lives, including safeguarding, positive risk taking and an awareness of the autistic spectrum.

This course is split into 6 manageable units:

Unit 1: Understand the context of supporting individuals with learning disabilities

Unit 2: Principles of safeguarding and protection in health and social care

Unit 3: Introduction to personalisation in social care

Unit 4: Principles of positive risk taking for individuals with disabilities

Unit 5: Introductory awareness of autistic spectrum conditions

Unit 6:Principles of supporting individuals with a learning disability to access healthcare. Studying via distance learning over approximately a 10-12 week period.

This means you can choose when and where you study.

This qualification is suited to anyone currently working, or looking to work, with individuals who have any form of learning disability. This course will enhance your knowledge and understanding of personalised care in this context.

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