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Qualification: NCFE CACHE Level 3 Award in Supporting Individuals with Learning Disabilities
Start date: 25/06/2022
Weekly hours: Saturday 9am - 3pm
Location: Canterbury College
Fee: £504*
Duration: 8-12 weeks

NCFE CACHE Level 3 Award in Supporting Individuals with Learning Disabilities

This qualification is designed for learners with an interest in, or who are already working with, individuals with learning disabilities in a variety of roles.

What will I learn?

The course covers 6 key units, which include:

  • 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

How will I be assessed?

Students will be assessed by both written and online exam.

What may it lead to?

Learners who achieve this qualification may wish to progress onto a similar Level 3 qualification, or pursue employment or university-level education.

What qualifications do I need?

Learners will need to have a relevant Level 2 qualification or experience; however, all applicants will be interviewed and assessed on an individual basis.

Part-time courses are only for students that are 19 years of age and over at the start of their study programme.

Fees and costs 

£504 per person*.

*This course may be free to those who are 19+ and unemployed, receiving universal credit or job seeker’s allowance. This course may also be free if you do not already hold a Level 3 qualification and over the age of 24. 

To discuss eligibility for this, please contact us by emailing salesadultcollege@eastkent.ac.uk or calling 01843 605045.

Bursary

Those eligible for the above funding may also receive bursary to help with other costs, such as travel, and can provide a free laptop for use, which students can keep upon completion of the course.

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New Dover Road
Canterbury, Kent
CT1 3AJ

Telephone:
01227 811111