Level 2 Award in Supporting Individuals with Learning Disabilities

QUALIFICATIONS

This qualification provides learners with the opportunity to develop their knowledge and skills around supporting individuals with learning disabilities. It is aimed at learners who support individuals with learning disabilities as part of their job role.

The units offered within this qualification mirror those offered within the Learning Disabilities Pathway of the Health and Social Care Diplomas in England.

This qualification is also available as a level 3 award.

Ref No.LevelCredit ValueAwarding Organisation
600/4041/5212
NCFE is a national Awarding Organisation

Qualification Overview

A minimum total of 12 credits must be achieved to gain the qualification as follows:

Group M – 4 credits
Group O – 8 credits

To achieve the qualification you need to pass all of the online computer-marked assessments.

Each unit will also have associated learning materials. All the answers to the assessment questions can be found within the learning materials.

Group M - Mandatory Units

QCF refUnitTitleLevelCredits
K/601/5315LD201Understand the context of supporting individuals with learning disabilities24

Group O - Optional Units

QCF refUnitTitleLevelCredits
J/601/2874DEM201Dementia awareness22
A/601/2886DEM207Understand equality, diversity and inclusion in dementia care22
M/601/5316LD210Introductory awareness of autistic spectrum conditions22
F/601/3442SS MU 2.1Introductory awareness of sensory loss22
Y/601/3446SS OP 2.1Introductory awareness of models of disability22

Topics Covered

The units offered within this qualification mirror those offered within the Learning Disabilities Pathway of the Health and Social Care Diplomas in England.

Delivery

Delivered and accessed online via EdgeWorks™ Care Academy

1 round of marking and invigilation

NCFE CACHE qualification certificate upon successful completion

Online candidate support

Learner records archived for future tracking and reporting

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