Working with Individuals with Learning Disabilities
Type: Distance Learning
Subject: Distance Learning
Start Date: 03 July 2023
What will I need
You must be 19 or over to be able to apply for this course.
Entry is at the discretion of the Centre. However, learners should be aged at
least 16 to undertake the qualification.
There are no specific recommended prior learning requirements for this
qualification. However, learners may find it helpful if they've already achieved
a Level 1 qualification.
For more information contact Jobsmart on:
Tel: 01733 863068
Up to 16 weeks
Who is it for
This qualification is designed for learners with an interest in, or who are
already working with, people with learning disabilities in a variety of
This qualification is suitable for learners aged 19 and
What is covered
This qualification aims to give learners knowledge and understanding to
work with individuals with learning disabilities or difficulties. They will
explore the principles of safeguarding and positive risk–taking and gain
awareness of the autistic spectrum.
What can this course lead to
If you're interested in progressing to further study at the next level of
vocational learning the following qualifications are also available:
– Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Autism
– Level 3 Certificate in Understanding Autism
– Level 3 Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adult Social