Learning Disability Nursing

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Study method
Online, self-paced
6 hours
Access to content
365 days
No formal qualification
6 CPD hours / points
Additional info
  • Exam(s) / assessment(s) is included in price
  • Tutor is available to students

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This Learning Disability Nursing is the only guide you need for learning the essential topics thoroughly and acquire the necessary skills for a special discounted price. With only 6 hours of training towards your CPD-accredited certificate and course materials designed by industry experts, any of your dreams in professional life can be turned into a reality.

Our exclusive Learning Disability Nursing follows an advanced curriculum with topics broken down into a total of 10 scaled-down modules for your ease of self-paced learning. These modules will assist you in grasping the basics and leading you to the steps of getting a comprehensive understanding of all aspects of the Learning Disability Nursing. The course materials designed by experts are easily accessible 24/7 by any of your smartphones, laptops, PCs, tablets etc. Our expert instructors are available on weekdays to listen to any of your queries via email and help you in achieving your goals.

Finally, you will receive a CPD-accredited certificate which will fast-track your career and showcase your expertise on this topic to excel in your professional life. This professional certification along with your in-depth understanding of the course materials will put you ahead in this sector as well as the relevant job market.

Key topics to be covered

  • Introduction to learning disability nursing
  • How to enhance a person’s health and well being
  • How to maintain a range of complex developmental, mental & physical needs.
  • Guidance for families and carers
  • How to work with relevant professionals
  • Understanding intermediate care and
  • How to reduce barriers of disabilities and prompt social inclusion
  • How to assist individuals with learning disabilities to live a fulfilling life
  • How to sum up the outcomes to reach the goal

Learning outcomes

  • In-depth understanding of learning disability nursing
  • Learn excellent communication skills
  • Learn the holistic approaches to learning disability nursing
  • Learn how to face problems and solve them
  • Learn how to mix skill and supporting service
  • Learn how to make an appropriate strategy


6 CPD hours / points
Accredited by The CPD Certification Service

Course media


Do you want to start a career in the health care industry as a learning disability nursing? Then you are in the right place. This expert-course will satisfy you with the highest level of outcomes. This course will allow you to work with individuals with learning disabilities. Here is everything as a package you need to become an expert learning disability nurse.

This comprehensive course includes practical skills and knowledge to give you real insights into learning disability nursing. This course is designed using a step by step process that will answer each of your questions. You'll have all the essential knowledge and skills to enhance a person’s health and well-being.

Skills you will gain

  • Psychological understanding
  • Self-confidence
  • Problem-solving
  • Assessment
  • Leadership
  • Motivating
  • Planning

Course Curriculum:

Module 01: Learning Disability and Mental Health

  • Learning Disability and Mental Health

Module 02: Learning Disability Nursing

  • Learning Disability Nursing

Module 03: Psychosocial Interventions

  • Psychosocial Interventions

Module 04: Psychodynamic Approaches

  • Psychodynamic Approaches

Module 05: Learning Disability Nursing Throughout the Lifespan

  • Learning Disability Nursing Throughout the Lifespan

Module 06: Role of the Learning Disability Nurse in Promoting Health and Well-Being

  • Role of the Learning Disability Nurse in Promoting Health and Well-Being

Module 07: Care Planning in Mental Health Settings

  • Care Planning in Mental Health Settings

Module 08: Nursing Models and Behavioural Interventions

  • Nursing Models And Behavioural Interventions

Module 09: The Future of Learning Disability Nursing

  • The Future of Learning Disability Nursing

Module 10: Future Spheres of Practice for Learning Disability Nursing

  • Future Spheres of Practice for Learning Disability Nursing

Assessment process

Once you have completed the modules in the course, your skills and knowledge will be tested with an automated multiple-choice assessment, after which you will receive instant results.

Showcase Your Accomplishment of New Skills: Get a Certification of Completion

Upon passing the assessment, you will receive proper certification that is recognised all over the UK as well as internationally. The PDF certificate is free of cost which you can download instantly upon completing the assessment or you can order it via online. You can also receive an original printed copy of the certificate for showcasing your achievement anywhere and everywhere, which will be sent to you by post. The postal fee for this printed copy is only £5.99, with no additional fees or expense.

Who is this course for?

Is this Disability nursing course right for you?

This comprehensive course is designed for anyone who wants to start a career in learning disability nursing, who wants to help people with motivation and care to ensure a fulfilling life. This course is ideal for those who are working in the health care industry.

Career path

This certification in learning disability nursing is an essential qualification for those who work in nursing and want to improve their existing skills and knowledge to apply for roles in various related fields. It will add value to your CV that can help you to work in many sectors and professional settings:

  • Education sector
  • Residential and community centres
  • Hospitals
  • People's homes

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Study method describes the format in which the course will be delivered. At courses are delivered in a number of ways, including online courses, where the course content can be accessed online remotely, and classroom courses, where courses are delivered in person at a classroom venue.

What are CPD hours/points?

CPD stands for Continuing Professional Development. If you work in certain professions or for certain companies, your employer may require you to complete a number of CPD hours or points, per year. You can find a range of CPD courses on, many of which can be completed online.

What is a ‘regulated qualification’?

A regulated qualification is delivered by a learning institution which is regulated by a government body. In England, the government body which regulates courses is Ofqual. Ofqual regulated qualifications sit on the Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF), which can help students understand how different qualifications in different fields compare to each other. The framework also helps students to understand what qualifications they need to progress towards a higher learning goal, such as a university degree or equivalent higher education award.

What is an ‘endorsed’ course?

An endorsed course is a skills based course which has been checked over and approved by an independent awarding body. Endorsed courses are not regulated so do not result in a qualification - however, the student can usually purchase a certificate showing the awarding body’s logo if they wish. Certain awarding bodies - such as ABC Awards and TQUK - have developed endorsement schemes as a way to help students select the best skills based courses for them.


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