Learning Disability Awareness Training

Course Provider: Des Cooke


This course will help participants to understand a values-based approach which embraces the four key principles of rights, independence, choice and inclusion to ensure that people with learning disabilities are supported to live as valued members of their communities.

To have an understanding of the real issues people face in regard to choice, participation, respect, relationships and compliance

Date Location Session
10th September 2018 NPTC Newtown 9.30am – 4.30pm
17th September 2018 Cartrefi Cymru Brecon 9.30am – 4.30pm

Key Learning Outcomes

To have an understanding of historical and current attitudes towards Learning Disability

To have an understanding of why socially valued roles are important

To have an understanding of the principles at the heart of a quality service

Become more aware of our own attitudes and values towards difference, disability, institutionalisation and inclusion

There is no charge to attend these courses, however a cancellation charge may apply to non-attendance if sufficient notice is not given