We are thrilled to introduce The Oliver McGowan Mandatory Training on Learning Disability and Autism Tier 2, a specialised programme designed to enhance the knowledge and skills of health and social care staff in providing optimal care for individuals with learning disabilities and autism. Starting from September 2023, this training reflects the learning outcomes set out in "Right to be Heard" (DHSC, 2019) and capabilities 1-4 in the Core Capabilities Framework for Supporting People with a Learning Disability and the Core Capabilities Framework for supporting Autistic people.
Course Content: What Will Participants Learn
The one-day course consists of two essential components:
Learning Disability Session
Aim: Enhance learners' understanding of learning disabilities, best practices in health and social care settings, and how this is supported by current legislation.
Autism Session (Afternoon Session):
Aim: Enhance learners' understanding of autism, best practices in health and social care settings, and how this is supported by current legislation.
The Oliver McGowan Mandatory Training on Learning Disability and Autism Tier 2 is suitable for all staff members involved in providing care and support for individuals with learning disabilities and autism. This training will equip your staff with the necessary knowledge and skills to deliver person-centred care.
Mode of Delivery
This training is delivered exclusively through face-to-face workshops, ensuring an interactive and engaging learning environment. Our commitment to hands-on learning allows participants to develop practical skills and engage in real-time discussions.
Every Workshops is supported via an experience and accredited Oliver McGowan Trainer as well as 2 co-trainers who are experts with lived experience.
Pre-requisites and Accreditation
To participate in Tier 2 training, learners must complete Tier 1 training, accessible for free through the eLearning course provided by Health Education England. - https://portal.e-lfh.org.uk/Component/Details/781480
This is a pre-course requirement for everyone attending the Oliver McGowan Mandatory Training on Learning Disability and Autism Tier 2 training.
Oliver’s training is about awareness and understanding and does not include training about treatments or specific interventions. It will give staff the right knowledge and skills to ensure people with a Learning Disability and/or Autism have positive health and social care interactions.
Only trainers within Dynamic Training, approved by Health Education England - Oliver's Campaign and holding a unique PIN, can deliver this accredited programme.
Meet Our Trainers and Co-Trainers
We will deliver in your location (either at your site or other site local to you) where you have cohorts of learners. We will also be delivering workshops at our Uxbridge -West London centre on the following dates:
24th November 2023 @ Uxbridge
1st December 2023 @ Uxbridge
8th December 2023 @ Uxbridge
2nd February 2024 @ Uxbridge
Join us on this journey of empowering healthcare professionals and creating a more inclusive and compassionate environment for individuals with learning disabilities and autism.
For more information or to book The Oliver McGowan Mandatory Training on Learning Disability and Autism Tier 2, please feel free to contact us via:
Tel: 0208 6077850 (Option 1)
Online Enquiry form: Click here
Complete our Oliver McGowen Survey: to better understand your needs: Click here
We look forward to partnering with your organisation to enhance the quality of care for vulnerable individuals.