• LevelLevel 2
  • FT/PTPT
  • Age group19+
  • DurationYou will be required to complete the course within 12 weeks. If you withdraw prior to completing the course or do not complete the course within the required 12 weeks you will be liable to pay a £50 admin fee.
  • Awarding bodyNCFE

Overview

This qualification will provide students with a comprehensive understanding of issues surrounding different types of learning disabilities and how these affect individuals in their daily lives, including safeguarding, positive risk taking and an awareness of the autistic spectrum.


Course Information

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For more information call Course Information on
01642 333333 or email courseinfo@mbro.ac.uk.

Modules offered may vary.

Modules include:

  • The Context of Supporting Individuals with Learning Disabilities
  • Safeguarding, Protection and Personalisation of Care
  • The Importance of Positive Risk Taking
  • Awareness of Autistic Spectrum Conditions

This course is a distance learning course and will be undertaken at home.

Entry requirements

There are no entry requirements for this course.

You can progress onto further distance learning courses.

All of our distance learning courses are free of charge.

Please enrol by clicking the ‘enrol now button’ at the top of this website page, or come along to the college and enrol in person.

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Health & Care

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Health and Care students have access to a realistic on-site health and care ward that replicates a hospital environment. This fantastic facility allows students to gain practical experience in hygiene and patient care, with access to a wide range of industry equipment. Courses are delivered by health and care professionals from a wide range of backgrounds.

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Learning Support

We understand that students may require a little extra help during their studies, which is why our learning support team are on hand to help learners with a learning difficulty or support need achieve their full potential.

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Financial Support

Whatever your age or level of study, we offer a comprehensive financial support service and bursary scheme to help you through your time at Middlesbrough College. From childcare assistance to travel packages, we pride ourselves on giving expert advice and support.

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Travel Information

We are situated in a fantastic location, just a stone’s throw from Middlesbrough town centre. As well as being a matter of minutes from both the train and bus stations, eligible students can also benefit from free travel.

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