NCFE Level 3 Award in Supporting Individuals with Learning Disabilities

NCFE Level 3 Award in Supporting Individuals with Learning Disabilities

Course Code: A208 Duration: 1 Year Attendance: Part Time Location: Farnborough Campus Start Date: 19/09/2023 Day: TUE & THU Time: 17:30 - 20:30


About the course

This CACHE Level 3 Award in Supporting Individuals with Learning Difficulties will help to equip you with the knowledge required to work with children and adults with a wide range of learning difficulties. 

Please note: this course will be launched in Autumn 2022, and dates and times are to be confirmed. Please apply for this course to register your interest.   

Who is this programme for?

The course is designed for those that are currently working, or wish to work, in a job role that requires them to interact with individuals that have mild to severe learning difficulties. This could include:

  • Senior Level Workers
  • Carers
  • Teachers
  • Managers supporting individuals with learning disabilities

What will I study?

You will be introduced to key features through this course, including the legislation and policies of supporting individuals with learning disabilities, learning that individuals with disabilities are entitled to the same rights and understanding the transition to move from childhood to adulthood. You will also learn about the positive behavioural support system, and how to implement it in environments that support individuals with learning disabilities.


Tuition £504

Please note that while we make reasonable adjustments to remove any barriers to education, additional fees may be payable where this is not possible. For example, to provide additional support due to a disability. Please contact us if you believe you have any additional needs so that we can discuss your options before enrolling on a course.

Contact Us

If you have any questions about this course then please contact us by phone on 01252 40 55 55 or message us.

Your course

What modules are covered?

  • Understanding the context of supporting individuals with learning disabilities 
  • Understand positive risk taking for individuals with disabilities 
  • Principles of supporting young people with a disability to make a transition into adulthood 
  • Understand mental well-being and mental health promotion 

Your future

What Next?

This qualification is suitable for a range of different career paths in settings such as: 

  • SEND teacher 
  • Learning disability nurse 
  • Social care worker 
  • Support worker 
  • Adult learning tutor 

Entry Requirements

What is the entry process?

There are no formal entry requirements for this course, however, a basic level of literacy, numeracy, and ICT ability is desired. 

How will I be assessed?

In order to complete the CACHE Level 3 Award in Supporting Individuals with Learning Disabilities successfully and gain your professional qualification, all learners will be internally assessed using a range of assessment methods. This could include a portfolio of evidence, written assignments, or a task.

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Course Enquiry

Please contact us through the form below. After submitting a form we will contact you as soon as possible. We will delete your information one month after the beginning of the next academic year.

Start Dates

Start Date Mode Day(s) Time Duration
19/09/2023 Part Time TUE & THU 17:30 - 20:30 1 Years
Start Date 19/09/2023
Mode Part Time
Day(s) TUE & THU
Time 17:30 - 20:30
Duration 1 Years



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