Level 2

NCFE/CACHE Principles of Working with Individuals with Learning Disabilities


6 weeks


Rush Green Campus




Adult 19+

If you work with people with learning disabilities, or are interested in starting in the sector, it's essential you have a good understanding of the signs and symptoms of different health conditions.

This course is delivered entirely online and can be studied at a pace that suits you. You could complete in as little as 6 weeks dependent on the time you can commit.

You'll develop:

  • an understanding of learning disabilities
  • knowledge of legislation and the healthcare system
  • knowledge that you can provide high-quality care for those you work with

This Level 2 course is free if you:

  • currently live in England
  • are aged 19+
  • have been a resident in the UK/EU for 3+ years
  • are not be on an apprenticeship

On successful completion of this course, you’ll have earned a NCFE CACHE Level 2 certificate which could also help you progress your career, or enter a new sector.

We offer a range of online courses for adult learners. See the full range of courses here.

Where it can lead to

There are number of routes you can take following successful completion of a course. Further study can include Higher Education courses or a Higher Apprenticeship where you will expand your skills through study whilst earning a wage. Or you may choose to move directly into employment.

Contact our careers team for further guidance.