This training will help you work and act in a more inclusive way by understanding more about people with a learning disability and the issues affecting them in everyday life.
The course is led by, and will look at the experiences of, people with a learning disability and how services and society affect their lives. The course will help you examine how you can contribute to this effect being a positive one.
You will be given the opportunity to
- hear people’s stories
- examine your own views and attitudes
- learn about the barriers people with a learning disability face
- explore how you can have a positive effect when working with people with a learning disability.
Anyone whose working life means that they come into contact with people with a learning disability, especially in support / care settings but is relevant to people in all sectors including, leisure, retail or transport.