Principles of Working with Individuals with Learning Disabilities NCFE Certificate Level 2

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This qualification will give you an understanding of how to work with individuals who have learning difficulties or disabilities. You will explore the principles of safeguarding, gain awareness of the autism spectrum and understand principles of positive risk-taking for individuals with disabilities.

Fee: Free for unemployed adults who are UK residents. It is available for other adults but charges may apply.

Course Information

There are no formal entry requirements, however, you will need to have an interest in healthcare and basic English and digital skills. This course is suitable for learners with no formal qualifications who wish to gain a healthcare-related qualification.

Once you have applied, we will carry out a short skills assessment and signpost to other courses if this is not the appropriate course for your needs.


Benefits / Skills

  • Flexible online delivery

  • Gain a formal nutrition qualification

  • Deepen understanding of healthy eatings and diet planning

  • Built in tutor support

Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements, however, you will need basic English and digital skills.

Career Progression

Progression may include the Understanding Autism Certificate at Level 2 or 3, or Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care Level 3 qualifications.

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Course Details


Up to 12 weeks (dependent on how much time you study per week)

Study Type

Full time

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Health Science & Social Care

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