Working With Children And Young People With Disabilities training

For social care professionals working with children and young people with disabilities, the nature of the work means that continuing professional development training is integral to their success.

Inclusive support services require workers who understand the issues faced by children and young people with disabilities and their families. Our Working with Children and Young People with Disabilities online training course enables learners to address these issues and develop essential knowledge and skills to work effectively with a diverse range of children and young people with disabilities.

Access this course as part of the following online course package(s):

This course will cover the following:
  • Definitions
  • Models of disability
  • School provision
  • Legislation
  • Developmental delays
  • Getting support
  • Invisibility and marginalisaton
  • Useful resources
This Working With Children and Young People With Disabilities course has been designed specifically for people who want to know more about how living with a disability can affect a young persons life. Whilst it provides focus for people working in Children's Services, it will also be useful to a wider audience of people who would like to know more about how to support children and young people with disabilities and how to promote inclusion.We can deliver this course either: online, as a webinar, or as a face-to-face programme. If you have your own LMS and would like this course as a SCORM file, please get in touch.
The online version of this course will take 4 hours to complete. The webinar versions are usually 2-3 hours long and face to face delivery will usually be around 4-5 hours.

You can access this course in three ways, as an online course, as a webinar, or with face-to-face delivery.

Online courses come as part of a course bundle with unlimited access for one simple subscription.

Choose your desired delivery method from the boxes below.

Working With Children And Young People With Disabilities eLearning course - Grey Matter Learning

Aims of the Working With Children And Young People With Disabilities course

By the end of the training, you will:

  • Understand the social model of disability in relation to working with disabled children and young people
  • Have knowledge of how to promote inclusion for all children and young people
  • Awareness of how disability can be stigmatised, and how this can be challenged
  • How to help children get the most out of life and meet their particular special needs

Already have an LMS? Add this course to your platform as a SCORM file.

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Additional course information

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