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QQI Level 5 Intellectual Disabilities – Online class with trainer – €200

12 January, 2022 @ 10:15 am - 4:00 pm

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QQI Level 5 Intellectual Disabilities – Online class with trainer – €200
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Intellectual Disabilities Course Outline

The QQI Intellectual Disabilities is a 5 day module which is available for those with Recognised Prior Learning (RPL).

Teaching Format: Online class with trainer

This course is hosted by the trainer through the online platform, Zoom. You must have access to a laptop with a webcam or a smartphone.

If you are interested in becoming a Private HomeCare Carer, please visit our recruitment page.

Learning Outcomes

At the end of the Intellectual Disabilities training module, you will be able to:

  • Categorise the range of terms which have been used to label people with an intellectual disability as inappropriate and appropriate labels
  • Define the terms intellectual disability and multiple disability
  • Identify the advantages and disadvantages of both the medical and social models of support
  • Recognise the effects of caring for a person with an intellectual disability on close and extended family members
  • Define the term front line staff
  • Promote the following in caring for a person with an intellectual disability: – dignity – choice – relationships – contributing
  • Promote positive attitudes toward people with an intellectual disability
  • Outline the history of services to people with an intellectual disability in Ireland
  • Explore past and current attitudes toward people with an intellectual disability
  • Examine own attitude toward people with an intellectual disability
  • Identify how the policies and practice of a given organisation reflect the attitudes of that organisation toward people with an intellectual disability
  • Explain the known causes of intellectual disability
  • Describe the levels of intellectual disability and how these are assessed
  • Outline the potential impact of a multiple disability on a person
  • Provide examples of services to persons with an intellectual disability that illustrate the medical and or social models of support
  • Outline current approaches toward developing quality in the provision of services to persons with an intellectual disability and their families, to include standards and quality assurance
  • Identify examples of progressive models of service delivery both from Ireland and from other countries
  • Outline the range of physical, social, emotional, psychological and spiritual needs of persons with an intellectual disability
  • Explain the role of the following in relation to individuals with an intellectual disability, their families and staff: – physiotherapist – occupational therapist – speech and language therapist – social worker – psychologist
  • Explain the role of front line staff in providing individualised support to persons with an intellectual disability in accordance with their preferences and needs
  • Illustrate the importance of working as part of a team in meeting the needs of persons with an intellectual disability.

Course Dates

Topics Covered

  • Unit 1 Context of Intellectual Disabilities
  • Unit 2 Current Service Provision
  • Unit 3 Historical Service Provision
  • Unit 4 Legislation
  • Unit 5 Current Issues and Supports
  • Unit 6 Causes of Intellectual Disability
  • Unit 7 Caring for a Person with an Intellectual Disability
  • Unit 8 Current Approaches to Service Provision
  • Unit 9 Needs of a Person with an Intellectual Disability
  • Unit 10 Managing Behaviour that is Challenging

Dates and Times

Online via Zoom, 10.15am-12pm & 2pm-4pm each day

Day 1: 12th January 2022

Day 2: 13th January 2022

Day 3: 19th January 2022

Day 4: 20th January 2022

Day 5: 27th January 2022

Course Cost

€200. Secure a place with a deposit of €50 payable online


Duration

5 days, 10.15am-12pm & 2pm-4pm each day


Location

Online (zoom)


Cost

€200
Secure a place with a deposit of €50 payable online

Details

Date:
12 January, 2022
Time:
10:15 am - 4:00 pm
Cost:
€50
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Organiser

Private HomeCare
Phone:
01 621 9101
Email:
info@privatehomecare.ie
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