Care workers may have to work with individuals who are experiencing sensory loss, including loss of one or more senses, i.e. sight, hearing, touch, smell and taste. This course will provide you with the base knowledge on how to support individuals with sensory loss and how to support their needs. There are no specific recommended prior learning requirements for this qualification. You will learn how to show your understanding of the various factors that
may have either a positive or a negative impact on individuals with a sensory loss.
• It is recommended that you are confident in using computers and have regular internet access.
• Be aged 19 + and live in the UK for the last 3 years. You must also be resident in the South West of England to claim full subsidy.
Studying an Adult Community Learning course allowed me to learn new skills from experienced tutors and develop my hobby further. I really enjoyed every part of it.Stephen Wilks-Brown
We have courses to suit everyone so if you haven’t found exactly what you’re looking for yet, we recommend you take a look at the following courses. We’ve selected these for you based on your interests.
At South Devon College, we offer a wide range of adult education courses and qualifications, so whatever you want to do, you can achieve it with us. The only question is how far do you want to go?
With so many courses available, we understand that finding the right one for you isn’t always easy. Our Helpzone team offer dedicated careers advice and are open all year round. Drop in or call us if you would like to have a chat about your options.
If the idea of cost is holding you back from committing to a course, there is a wide range of financial support available for adults to help fund your studies with us.