Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Behaviour that Challenges

Somerset Skills & Learning
Course summary
12 weeks
Online courses
Next available date: Anytime - Online courses
Professional Training

Course description

Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Behaviour that Challenges

In the UK alone, there are 30,000 people with a severe learning disability whose behaviour can challenge. However, behaviour that challenges is not limited to people with learning disabilities, which is why it is vital to raise awareness and understanding of this type of behaviour and its effects. This course will equip learners with a detailed understanding of behaviour that challenges, including how to support positive behaviour, the importance of effective communication in managing behaviour, and the role of reflection and support for those involved in incidents of behaviour that challenges.

Gain a nationally recognised qualification. Establish a long-standing career pathway within the health and social care sector. This course is delivered via distance learning, allowing you to choose when and where you study. Study will enhance both your personal skills and professional development. Personal tutors are assigned to you to ensure you have the support needed to succeed.

Suitability - Who should attend?

This course is ideal if you wish to develop an indepth knowledge of behaviour that challenges in order to progress into related employment in health and social care. Anyone who currently works in education or health and social care settings would also benefit from the course. This qualification is suitable for students aged 16 or above.

Training Course Content

This course is split into four manageable units:

  • Unit 1: Understand behaviour that challenges.
  • Unit 2: Understand how to support positive behaviour.
  • Unit 3: Understand the importance of effective communication and the management of behaviour that challenges.
  • Unit 4: Understand the role of reflection and support for those involved in incidents of behaviour that challenges.

Why choose Somerset Skills & Learning

95% of our students would recommend us to family and friends

Over 6,000 learners supported this year

Over 100 courses on offer


Fully funded based on eligibility criteria

Continuing Studies

Course progression

Once you have achieved this course you can consider one of the many other distance learning courses from us. From team leading to mental health, we have a number of topics and qualifications to help you keep learning and stay ahead.

About provider


Somerset Skills & Learning

We are a leading provider of apprenticeships, traineeships and qualification courses across Somerset. We deliver from centres in Taunton, Bridgwater, Yeovil and Frome as well as via distance learning. As a leading adult education provider we also provide adult community...

Read more and show all courses with this provider

Request info

Fill out your details to find out more about Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Behaviour that Challenges.

  Contact the provider

  Get more information

  Register your interest

Contact info

Somerset Skills & Learning

Courtenay House
Blackbrook Park Avenue
BA11 1FW Taunton Somerset

 Show phone number

Request information

Find out more about this Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Behaviour that Challenges course - simply fill out your details:

U.K. L&D Report: 2018 - Benchmark Your Workplace Learning Strategy

Are you curious about the L&D strategies of some of the U.K.'s top companies?

Find out what they're up to in findcourses.co.uk's second annual U.K. L&D Report!


Learn more

Find a course for you!

  Read the course
 summary on this page

 Fill in your details and Request information

 Receive all the info you need

Find more courses here