This online Learning Disabilities course teaches care staff what learning disabilities are, their causes and how to support somebody with a learning disability. Designed for anyone working with people who suffer from a learning disability, including teachers, teacher assistants, care workers, nurse, and mental health professionals.
In order for those you care for to get the most from their care, it is paramount that your staff are aware of learning disabilities. These disabilities can severely impact a patient's behaviour and understanding how it's vital to the safety of your staff, and the patient themselves.
Not everybody with a learning disability is affected in the same way, so it’s important to understand the correct practices to care for them. This Learning Disability training will teach learners what a learning disability is, what can cause one, the process of one, and understand challenging behaviours.
The aim of this online Learning Disabilities training course is to increase your knowledge of learning disabilities and causes as well as the relevant legislation.
The key points covered in this course are:
Learning disabilities can be complicated to understand but it’s important that those caring for people with learning disabilities are aware of their impact and causes. Here are some of the most asked questions that are put to our specialists.
The cause of a learning disability is not always known. However, some learning disability causes include:
Discover more about the causes in our learning disability courses. You can also learn how conditions like epilepsy can cause learning disabilities with our Epilepsy Awareness training course.
Our Learning Disabilities Awareness training courses are available 24/7, anytime, anywhere. Perfect for staff with busy schedules or difficult shift patterns.
• Study when you want
• Track staff progress
• Study anywhere you want on any device
Choose how you want this online Learning Disabilities Awareness training course delivered:
Just follow these four simple steps, sit back, relax and let us do the hard work for you and your team.