Learning Disabilities

Learning Disabilities

Mental Health

Who is this course aimed at?

This course is aimed at anyone who works with adults with learning disabilities

Course Aims

To be able to care for those with Learning Disabilities

Learning Outcomes

  • Know the definition of Learning Disability 
  • Understand some of the causes of Learning Disability 
  • Be aware of medical conditions that cause Learning Disability 
  • Know techniques for effective communication with those who have Learning Disabilities 
  • Understand why challenging behaviour may occur
  • Be aware of techniques for dealing with such behaviour
  • Recognise the impact that caring for those with Learning Difficulties can have on family and carers
  • Be able to define capacity 
  • Know how capacity can be assessed
  • Know the different forms of care available
  • Understand how to implement a person-centred approach to care

Course available as

Course Length: 1 Hour

Face to Face
Course Length: 3 Hours

Contact Us

For more information, or to book any of our courses, please contact us on 01706 375578