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L2 Certificate in Understanding Specific Learning Difficulties

Part-time L2 Certificate in Understanding Specific Learning Difficulties Level 2 | Certificate in Understanding Specific Learning Difficulties (RQF)

With approximately 15% of people being affected by Specific Learning Difficulties (SpLDs), it is important for individuals to develop their understanding of what SpLDs are and how they can affect the lives of those impacted by them. From dyslexia and dyscalculia to ADHD and DCD, there are ...

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1st August 2019 - 31st July 202012:00am - 12:00amStroud Campus2TBC£0.00Enrolment Form

Tuition Fees

16-18

Between the ages of 16-18 you do not need to pay tuition or exam fees for your course.

19-23

If you are between the ages of 19 and 23 and have not achieved a full Level 2 or Level 3 qualification before, then you may be entitled to a Legal Entitlement to cover the cost of your tuition, exam and material fees.

19+ (English or Maths Course etc.)

If you are 19 or over and taking an English or Maths course up to an including Level 2, and have not previously achieved a GCSE Grade A* to C or grade 4 or higher, then you may be entitled to a Legal Entitlement to cover the cost of your tuition, exam and material fees.

19+ (Level 2 Course or Below etc.)

If you are aged 19 or over and studying a level 2 course or below, you may be entitled to a Low Income/Benefit Waiver. If awarded, this Waiver will cover your tuition, exam and material fees.

19+ (Level 3 Course or Above etc.)

If you are aged 19 or over and studying on a level 3 course or above, and the Level 3 Legal Entitlement does not apply, you will need to pay the full cost of the course. You may however be eligible to apply for an Advanced Learner Loan to help with the tuition fees.

Please make arrangements to pay your course fee costs at the time of enrolment. Payment is due prior to the start of your course. The option to pay via an instalment plan is available if required. Please contact the College directly for the most up to date course fees – these may be subject to change.

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Summary

With approximately 15% of people being affected by Specific Learning Difficulties (SpLDs), it is important for individuals to develop their understanding of what SpLDs are and how they can affect the lives of those impacted by them. From dyslexia and dyscalculia to ADHD and DCD, there are many types of SpLD and some people are affected by more than one. This course will help to identify ways of supporting individuals with dyslexia and other SpLDs.

By completing the course, learners will develop their knowledge and understanding of dyslexia and other Specific Learning Difficulties. The units and topics included are ideal for learners who are looking to support individuals with SpLDs in any environment, be it at home, in the workplace, or in schools.

Who is suitable?

This course is ideal for learners who wish to develop their knowledge and understanding of Specific Learning Difficulties. This could include teaching staff that wish to further their understanding of dyslexia, ADHD and other Specific Learning Difficulties, as well as employers who are looking for ways to support their workforce. This course is suitable for learners aged 16 or above.

Learning Method

Studying via distance learning means learners can choose when and where they study. The Skills Network is committed to ensuring that learners receive all of the support they require throughout the course in the form of a personal tutor and customer service advisor.

This course is available:

  • Paper-based
  • Paper-based learning with online assesssments

All of our award-winning, paper-based learning resources are of the highest quality and are designed to be engaging and interactive to keep learners focused on their learning at all times.

What you will learn?

This course is split into five manageable units:

  • Unit 1: Understand Specific Learning Difficulties
  • Unit 2: Understand the Effects of Specific Learning Difficulties
  • Unit 3: Understand the Diagnosis of Specific Learning Difficulties
  • Unit 4: Understanding Supporting Individuals with Specific Learning Difficulties
  • Unit 5: Understand the Context of SpecificLearning Difficulties.

Benefits

  • Gain an NCFE CACHE Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Specific Learning Difficulties
  • Develop an enhanced knowledge of dyslexia and other Specific Learning Difficulties
  • Courses are delivered as distance learning, allowing learners to choose when and where they study
  • Personal tutors are assigned to ensure learners have the support needed to succeed.

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Course information last updated: Monday 20th January 2020 @ 8.30am (22 hours ago)

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