Learning Disability Awareness - eLearning

This course provides an understanding in terms of what learning disability is and the various forms of learning disabilities, whilst also allowing those within care settings to communicate effectively to those with learning disabilities.

£2.95 + VAT


By the end of this course learners will be able to :

  • Understand what is meant by the term learning disability
  • State what types of learning disability there are
  • Understand the impact on the family of learning disabilities
  • Know the different between the medical and social models
  • State the benefits of person-centred planning
  • State what legislation exists in relation to learning disabilities
  • Understand the value of communication in meeting the needs of people with learning disabilities
  • Know what their duty of care is when it comes to working with people with learning disabilities
  • State what types of abuse occur with regards to people with learning disabilities
  • Know how to respond to abuse