Learning disability awareness course

Course objective

To enable participants to understand more about learning disability, and the difficulties that sufferers can face in everyday life. It looks at how individuals and the organisation can improve their written and verbal communication to ensure that their service is accessible to all.

Course delivery

E-Learning module.

Course audience

Those who want to understand more about learning disabilities.

Learning outcomes

By the end of the course you will be able to: 

  • describe common conditions, causes and identify signs
  • improve communication with those with a learning disability
  • describe the main legislation  relating to learning disabilities and distinguish between the legal definition of disability and society’s perspective
  • access further  information about learning disabilities 

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