Supporting Individuals with Learning Disabilities - Level 2

Course Code: SC1FE402

Next available course:

Start DateLocationDuration
20/09/2019Bispham Campus8 WeeksApply
14/01/2020Bispham Campus8 WeeksApply
21/04/2020Bispham Campus8 WeeksApply
19/09/2020Bispham Campus8 WeeksApply

Course Overview

Enhance your career prospects with the Level 2 Award in Supporting Individuals with Learning Disabilities. This 10-week programme is ideal for those already working or volunteering in a relevant area (to develop their underpinning knowledge) as well as those looking for a role actively supporting individuals with learning disabilities. The qualification provides essential knowledge and skills, not only to support employment opportunities, but also the possibility of progressing to the Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Specific Learning Difficulties. Attendance at College is 3 hours a week, term-time only.

Entry Requirements

No previous training or experience is required for this programme but you must be at least 19.

Qualification Obtained

Award in Supporting Individuals with Learning Disabilities

Career Options and Progression

Assessment Methods

Teaching and Learning Methods

You will attend college for a 3-hour session, weekly (term-time only) for 10 weeks. Within these sessions there will be tutor delivery, question and answers, discussion, observation, group work tasks and individual tasks. It is expected that you will also complete a minimum of 3 hours’ independent study, weekly, to complete your assignments. 

Industry Placement and Field Trips

Other Costs and Equipment Needed

Expert Tutors

All staff involved in the delivery of adult education courses within the College are approved to teach the subjects and modules they deliver. The approval process ensures that staff delivering a given programme are appropriately qualified and, where appropriate, possess relevant technical and industrial experience and professional practice.

Tuition Fees

Regulation and Accreditation

Terms and Conditions

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