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Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (TQUK Level 2 Certificate) (19+) — Online Learning

Course outline

This course is perfect if you work with children/adults with a special education need or who have a disability This is also idea for parents to gain a better understanding of the subject.

The modules covered within the subject are:

  • Awareness of behaviours that challenge in children
  • Behaviour that challenges and learning disabilities in children
  • Behaviours that challenge and mental health in children
  • Behaviours that challenges, sensory issues and autism in children
  • Legislation supporting behaviour that challenge in children
  • Principles if intervention when working with behaviour that challenges in children.

By the end of the course you can expect to have more clarification and understanding of all aspects of SEND.

How to apply for this course

Apply now and if you need to pay any course fees, or provide evidence if you wish to claim a fee reduction, we will contact you to let you know how to do this.

For help on completing the online application form, please see our useful apply online guide here.

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Online Learning

You can start this course at any time.

Course code: C045586 / Q045587


TQUK Level Certificate in Special Education Needs and Disabilities


You will study this course at your own pace, but it must be completed within 12 weeks. You will receive an automated email reminding you of when you need to complete your assignment.

Level Level 2
Entry requirements

There are no formal entry requirements but you must be aged 19+.

Please note: All students will need to complete an Initial Assessment before being enrolled onto the course.

Teaching & assessment

The course is assessed by internally set and marked assessments subjects. All learners are assessed on their knowledge and understanding throughout their course.

All learning outcomes and assessment criteria must be met to achieve a Pass.


Successful learners can progress onto other Level 2 qualifications within the online offer including:

  • Understanding Children and Young Peoples Mental Health
  • Certificate in Understanding Behaviours that Challenge
  • Introduction in Caring for Children and Young People
  • Certificate in Principles of Working with Individuals with Learning Disabilities
  • Understanding Autism
Additional information

Learners may be eligible for funding* which means the course will be free to complete, subject to providing evidence requested to meet the criteria for free courses. There is a £100 withdrawal fee if a learner does not complete the course and we may be able to offer extensions if learners are unable to meet their submission deadlines for their course units.

*If you are a 19-23 year old without a prior Level 2 qualification these courses will not be funded, please contact the enquiries team to discuss all available options for you.

*Geographical restrictions may apply.

You must be aged 19+ to apply for this course.