Learning Disability: Essential Skills & Simulation

This blended learning 2 day course is designed to enhance the skills of staff working within healthcare to improve the care provision for people with a learning disability. This two day course merges simulation scenarios with focused lecture sessions and workshops, where candidates can explore key issues surrounding LD with a range of clinical and non clinical experts.

Overview

This blended learning 2 day course is designed to enhance the skills of staff working within healthcare to improve the care provision for people with a learning disability. This two day course merges simulation scenarios with focused lecture sessions and workshops; where candidates can explore key issues surrounding LD with a range of clinical and non clinical experts. Learning outcomes
  • For staff to gain the skills and knowledge to support patients and families living with a learning disability, in the context of the clinical setting.
  • For staff to have a greater awareness and understanding of the importance of providing reasonable adjustments, in order to reduce health inequalities for people with learning disabilities.
  • For staff to have an increased awareness of the challenges that people with learning disabilities face when accessing the hospital setting.

For course dates or to book onto the course, contact simulation@gosh.nhs.uk