NCFE CACHE Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Behaviour That Challenges

Description

Challenging behaviour is causing increasing concern today as many individuals have increasing levels of stress and uncertainty in their lives. This behaviour can be due to factors such as anxiety, neglect, abuse, learning disabilities and conditions like dementia. Understanding the causes of challenging behaviour is the first step towards finding ways to support individuals and manage their behaviour.

What will you learn
  • 1.

    Achieve a nationally recognised Level 2 qualification

  • 2.

    Improve your understanding of the reasons why individuals display behaviour that challenges and its impact

  • 3.

    Further your personal and professional development

  • 4.

    Be able to support individuals effectively

  • 5.

    Learn at a time that suits you without the need to attend college


Duration: 4 Weeks

Course Units

In this unit learners will gain an understanding of how behaviour can be perceived as challenging. They will investigate the underlying issues that affect behaviour and the impact it can have on others.
In this unit learners will gain an understanding of how to identify behavioural changes and triggers that may escalate behaviour. They will then investigate how strategies and support plans can promote positive behaviour. Legislation that protects the rights of the individual will also be investigated.
In this unit learners will gain an understanding of the impact communication can have on the management of behaviour that challenges. They will investigate the role of positive reinforcement and techniques to de-escalate behaviour. They will also gain an understanding of referral services available to support themselves and the individual.
In this unit learners will gain an understanding of the importance of reflection following an incident of behaviour that challenges. They’ll understand the consequences of their actions and how to maintain their own well being.