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Supporting Skills Development (DS)


This course gives an overview of the importance of developing skills for a person with a disability.

The information equips support workers with tools to identify skill development goals for people with disabilities, and most importantly provide support in order for those goals to be achieved.

Learning Objectives:

  • Explain the importance of skills development
  • Practice strengths-based approach in skills development
  • Develop and document learning goals
  • Practice methods and aids to facilitate learning
  • Implement person-centred strategies to support learning
  • Assess and review learning goals

CPD Value: 0.60

This course offers a fundamental introduction to the theory. It is advised that the learner complement this with a practical demonstration.

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