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Learning Disabilities Certificate Level 2 QCF

This Certificate in Principles of Working with Individuals with Learning Disabilities is suitable for learners working with, or intending to work with, individuals with learning disabilities, in a variety of areas.

The NVQ qualification has now been replaced by the newer QCF qualification.


Level 2 / NCFE CACHE Certificate / PI163

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Course Title:Learning Disabilities Certificate Level 2 QCF

Awarding Body:NCFE CACHE

Average Duration:140 hrs

Course Support:12 months expert tutor support

Course Description

This is a level 2 qualification suitable for learners working with, or intending to work with, individuals with learning disabilities. This can be in a variety of areas, including a range of community settings, domiciliary care, schools, day provision, care or nursing homes, hospitals, hospices, or other settings in which people are being cared for.

The purpose of the course is to give learners an understanding of how having a learning disability affects individuals and how you can uphold good practice to help support people to live normal lives and integrate into society.

This qualification aims to give learners the knowledge, understanding and awareness required in order to work with people with Learning Disabilities. Learners will gain an insight into supporting people with learning disabilities and the autistic spectrum. The key principles of safeguarding, positive risk taking and personalisation are explored, as well as issues surrounding healthcare.

To be awarded the NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Principles of Working with Individuals with Learning Disabilities, learners are required to successfully complete six mandatory units.

Qualification Title: NCFE CACHE Level 2 Certificate in Principles of Working with Individuals with Learning Disabilities (QCF)
Qualification Number: 601/1687/0
Total Credits: 17

Course Info

Course Title:Learning Disabilities Certificate Level 2 QCF

Awarding Body:NCFE CACHE

Average Duration:140 hrs

Course Support:12 months expert tutor support

Previous Knowledge Required

The good news is that no prior learning knowledge or experience is essential to take this course. This course is openly available to anyone wishing to learn more about the principles of working with individuals with learning disabilities and would like to take part in a highly rewarding home study course. You have the freedom to start this course at any time and continue your studies at your own pace for a period of up to 12 months from initial registration with full tutor support.

Assessment

The learner will complete a portfolio of evidence by successfully completing all of the activities at the end of each unit. This portfolio is assessed by your tutor who will mark and sign off each completed unit of study.

Upon successful completion of the 17 credits, students will receive a certificate of achievement from the awarding organisation, NCFE.

Awarding Organisation

At the end of this course successful learners will receive a Level 2 NCFE certificate of achievement. That means that it is independently accredited at a level of learning equivalent to Level 2 on the National Qualifications Framework (NQF) for England, Wales and Northern Ireland.

Accreditation by NCFE is a guarantee of quality. It means that this learning programme has been scrutinised and approved by an independent panel of experienced educational professionals and is quality audited biannually by NCFE.

NCFE is recognised as an awarding body by the qualification regulators ('regulators') for England, Wales and Northern Ireland. The regulators are the Office of the Qualifications and Examinations Regulator (Ofqual) in England, the Department for Children, Education, Lifelong Learning and Skills (DCELLS) in Wales and the Council for Curriculum, Examinations and Assessment (CCEA) in Northern Ireland.

Unit 1 - Understand the context of supporting individuals with learning disabilities
Unit 2 - Principles of safeguarding and protection in health and social care
Unit 3 - Introduction to personalisation in social care
Unit 4 - Principles of positive risk-taking for individuals with disabilities
Unit 5 - Introductory awareness of autistic spectrum conditions
Unit 6 - Principles of supporting individuals with a learning disability to access healthcare

You will be provided with comprehensive materials designed to provide you with everything required to complete your Certificate in Principles of Working with Individuals with Learning Disabilities. You will have your own dedicated tutor who will guide you through your coursework and answer any questions you may have during your course. Additionally, our support staff will provide you with any practical advice by email or phone.

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Course Description

This is a level 2 qualification suitable for learners working with, or intending to work with, individuals with learning disabilities. This can be in a variety of areas, including a range of community settings, domiciliary care, schools, day provision, care or nursing homes, hospitals, hospices, or other settings in which people are being cared for.

The purpose of the course is to give learners an understanding of how having a learning disability affects individuals and how you can uphold good practice to help support people to live normal lives and integrate into society.

This qualification aims to give learners the knowledge, understanding and awareness required in order to work with people with Learning Disabilities. Learners will gain an insight into supporting people with learning disabilities and the autistic spectrum. The key principles of safeguarding, positive risk taking and personalisation are explored, as well as issues surrounding healthcare.

To be awarded the NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Principles of Working with Individuals with Learning Disabilities, learners are required to successfully complete six mandatory units.

Qualification Title: NCFE CACHE Level 2 Certificate in Principles of Working with Individuals with Learning Disabilities (QCF)
Qualification Number: 601/1687/0
Total Credits: 17

Previous Knowledge Required

The good news is that no prior learning knowledge or experience is essential to take this course. This course is openly available to anyone wishing to learn more about the principles of working with individuals with learning disabilities and would like to take part in a highly rewarding home study course. You have the freedom to start this course at any time and continue your studies at your own pace for a period of up to 12 months from initial registration with full tutor support.

Assessment

The learner will complete a portfolio of evidence by successfully completing all of the activities at the end of each unit. This portfolio is assessed by your tutor who will mark and sign off each completed unit of study.

Upon successful completion of the 17 credits, students will receive a certificate of achievement from the awarding organisation, NCFE.

You will be provided with comprehensive materials designed to provide you with everything required to complete your Certificate in Principles of Working with Individuals with Learning Disabilities. You will have your own dedicated tutor who will guide you through your coursework and answer any questions you may have during your course. Additionally, our support staff will provide you with any practical advice by email or phone.

Unit 1 - Understand the context of supporting individuals with learning disabilities
Unit 2 - Principles of safeguarding and protection in health and social care
Unit 3 - Introduction to personalisation in social care
Unit 4 - Principles of positive risk-taking for individuals with disabilities
Unit 5 - Introductory awareness of autistic spectrum conditions
Unit 6 - Principles of supporting individuals with a learning disability to access healthcare

Awarding Organisation

At the end of this course successful learners will receive a Level 2 NCFE certificate of achievement. That means that it is independently accredited at a level of learning equivalent to Level 2 on the National Qualifications Framework (NQF) for England, Wales and Northern Ireland.

Accreditation by NCFE is a guarantee of quality. It means that this learning programme has been scrutinised and approved by an independent panel of experienced educational professionals and is quality audited biannually by NCFE.

NCFE is recognised as an awarding body by the qualification regulators ('regulators') for England, Wales and Northern Ireland. The regulators are the Office of the Qualifications and Examinations Regulator (Ofqual) in England, the Department for Children, Education, Lifelong Learning and Skills (DCELLS) in Wales and the Council for Curriculum, Examinations and Assessment (CCEA) in Northern Ireland.

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Work at your own pace. Our team will support you, but won't chase you for work or apply deadlines for submissions. 

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