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Introduction to Disability Awareness (Level 1 Accredited course) – Cohort 2

15 June - 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Fully funded

This course has a coursework element which must be completed within 30 days of the course end date (T&C’s apply)

Course description

This course is aimed at those working in a wide range of settings. It provides the learner with the knowledge and understanding of the social and medical models of disability and how these may be implemented.

Learning outcomes

By the end of the course learners will be able to:
• Explain the difference between the terms disability and impairment.
• Identity how key legislation protects people who have a disability
• Recognise attitudes and barriers faced by people who have a disability.
• Summarise the social model of disability and how it is put into practice.

Requirements and expectations

Learners will be expected to be engaged in learning, participate in all activities including group discussions and complete coursework within agreed timeframes (included T&C)

A Onefile (e-portfolio) profile will be created on the learners behalf to support them in the completion of their course

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15 June
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Fully funded
Courses Category:


Aimed at:
Ancillary Staff, Care Staff, Deputy staff, HR staff, Managers, Registered Nurses, Senior staff, Team Leaders, Training Co-ordinators
Service User focus:
Dementia, Elderly, Learning Disability, Autism, Drug misuse
Care Setting focus:
Residential, Homecare, Care Home, Flexicare, Supported Living