Understanding Specific Learning Difficulties Level 2 Certificate – Online/Distance Learning

Adult Skills & Training

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Course introduction

Having a learning difficulty means that people find it harder to learn certain skills.

As this affects around 15% of people, it is important for those working in healthcare, social care and education to have knowledge of different learning difficulties such as ADHD, dyslexia and dyscalculia. 

Course structure

You will study the following units: 

  • Understand specific learning difficulties
  • Understand the effects of specific learning difficulties
  • Understand the diagnosis of specific learning difficulties
  • Understanding supporting individuals with specific learning difficulties
  • Understand the context of specific learning difficulties

Information & support

As a student you will: 

  • Achieve a nationally recognised Level 2 qualification.
  • Evidence your competency to employers.
  • Further your personal and professional development.
  • Gain an understanding of how specific learing difficulties affect an individual's life and those of others. 
  • Learn without the need to attend college. 

Course fees & Duration

This course is fully funded for those who are 19+ and a UK/EU resident. 

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