**NEW** Learning Disability Awareness Workshop

We are delighted to introduce a brand new ARC workshop on learning disability awareness, for staff new to learning disability services or those just wanting to gain a better insight into the people they support.

The workshop is highly interactive with most work conducted through discussions, personal reflection, small group work and interactive exercises, offering opportunities for skills development.

The workshop covers

  • Causes and definition of ‘learning disability’
  • History of terminology, attitudes and service models
  • Implications of learning disability
  • Legislation, policy, values and principles of service
  • Workers role and responsibilities
  • Models of support
  • Skills, knowledge and attitudes
  • Challenges
  • Communication skills

The workshop is written line with the Learning Disability component of standard 9 of the Care Certificate.

Costs*:

  • £80 (ARC Members) 
  • £95 (Non Members)

Contact us:

For more information about this workshop or to discuss your requirements, please get in touch: