Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Behaviour that Challenges

About the course

In the UK alone, there are 30,000 people with a severe learning disability whose behaviour can challenge. However , behaviour that challenges is not limited to people with learning disabilities, which is why it is vital to raise awareness and understanding of this type of behaviour and its effects.

This course will equip learners with a detailed understanding of behaviour that challenges, including how to support positive behaviour, the importance of effective communication in managing behaviour, and the role of reflection and support for those involved in incidents of behaviour that challenges.

Who will Benefit from the Course

This course is ideal for learners who wish to develop an in-depth knowledge of behaviour that challenges in order to progress into related employment in health and social care. Anyone who currently works in education or health and social care settings would also benefit from the course.

This qualification is suitable for learners aged 16 or above.

Learning Method

Studying via distance learning means you can choose when and where you study. We ensure you get all the support you need throughout your course in the form of a personal tutor and a learner support advisor.

This Course is Available:

• Online

The online course is available on The Skills Network’s online learning platform, EQUAL, online learning with a difference. EQUAL features:

• Exciting and engaging content

• Interactivity - featuring videos and games to enhance learning

• Virtual tutors who offer hints, tips and guidance throughout the course

What you will Learn

This course is split into four manageable units:

Unit 1: Understand Behaviour that Challenges

Unit 2: Understand how to Support Positive Behaviour

Unit 3: Understand the Importance of Effective Communication and the Management of Behaviour that Challenges

Unit 4: Understand the Role of Reflection and Support for those involved in Incidents of Behaviour that Challenges

Benefits

• Gain a nationally recognised qualification

• Establish a long-standing career pathway within the health and social care sector

• Courses are delivered as distance learning, allowing you to choose when and where to study

• Study will enhance both your personal skills and professional development

• Personal tutors are assigned to ensure you have the support needed to succeed

About our Online Adult Skills Courses

In partnership with The Skills Network, our Online Training courses allow a more flexible learning experience when compared to face-to-face classroom study. Our range of courses are perfect if you are looking to develop a career in health and/or well-being alongside any commitments that you may have. As with all of our Funded Adult Skills courses, you may be entitled to have your fees fully or partially funded. 

Some of the courses may require paper-based learning materials. Please allow between 5-7 working days for these to arrive after your enrollment. Once confirmed you will receive an automated email to access your learning materials through our EQUAL system.

Looking to receive funding to study an Adult Skills course?

Find out if you meet the criteria to receive either full or partial AEB funding by downloading our AEB Funding Application Form. Once completed, email the form to the Adult Skills Team