TQUK Level 2 Certificate in Working with Individuals with Learning Disabilities

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Course Information

Develop a comprehensive understanding of issues related to different types of learning disabilities and how these affect individuals in their daily lives through this certificate in principles of working with individuals with learning disabilities.

Whether you are an individual looking to upskill or an employer wanting to train your staff, this course will enable you to develop a range of skills to help with the support of individuals with learning disabilities. Topics include the principles of safeguarding, awareness of autistic conditions and how best to support individuals with learning disabilities in accessing healthcare.


Units / Modules

  • Understand the context of supporting individuals with learning disabilities
  • Principles of safeguarding and protection in health and social care
  • Introduction to personalisation in social care
  • Principles of positive risk-taking for individuals with disabilities
  • Introductory awareness of autistic spectrum conditions
  • Principles of supporting individuals with a learning disability to access healthcare

Benefits / Skills

Benefits of this programme include:

  • Flexible online delivery.
  • Assessed via activities so no exams.
  • Useful for personal development or seeking employment.
  • Study at your own pace.

Assessment Types

Written assessments, tasks, and activities

Entry Requirements

  • Aged 19+
  • Level 1 English

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Course Details


12 Weeks

Study Type

Part time

Course Code


Yorkshire Centre for Training and Development
Leeds City College
Leeds City College