We provide visual impairment awareness training to increase understanding when communicating with and assisting visually impaired individuals in your care or under your emploment. The training is designed to give attandees an insight into the barriers that visually impaired individuals may face and to gain a better understanding of how attendees can help to remove […]Info & Booking Enquiry
We provide visual impairment awareness training to increase understanding when communicating with and assisting visually impaired individuals in your care or under your emploment.
The training is designed to give attandees an insight into the barriers that visually impaired individuals may face and to gain a better understanding of how attendees can help to remove these barriers. This will give staff the confidence and skills to better assist and support those living with sight loss.
The course is interactive and engaging, allowing attendees to take a hands-on approach in becoming confident when supporting visually impaired people.
Our bespoke onsite training can be tailored to cover the topics relevant to your business and client needs, with typical course content often including:
- Eye conditions and their effects
- The emotional impact of sight loss
- How to assist and guide a visually impaired or blind person
- Effective communication and appropriate language
- Reasonable adjustments
- Accessible buildings and environments
- The importance of eye health
- Simulation Specs exercise
- Sighted guiding
Course Assessment and Certification
Assessment will be by continuous assessment by the trainer – there is no ‘test’ paper.
A certificate will be issued upon successful completion of course.
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This Visual Impairment Awareness Training course and all of the courses in our portfolio can be delivered onsite in most cities and surrounding areas in England, Wales and Scotland including:
Aberdeen, Bangor, Bath, Birmingham, Bradford, Brighton and Hove, Bristol, Cambridge, Canterbury, Cardiff, Carlisle, Chester, Chichester, Coventry, Derby, Dundee, Durham, Edinburgh, Ely, Exeter, Glasgow, Gloucester, Hereford, Inverness, Kingston upon Hull, Lancaster, Leeds, Leicester, Lichfield, Lincoln, Liverpool, City of London, Manchester, Newcastle upon Tyne, Newport, Norwich, Nottingham, Oxford, Perth, Peterborough, Plymouth, Portsmouth, Preston, Ripon, Salford, Salisbury, Sheffield, Southampton, St Albans, St Davids, Stirling, Stoke-on-Trent, Sunderland, Swansea, Truro, Wakefield, Wells, Westminster, Winchester, Wolverhampton, Worcester, York
Onsite Training Locations
Tidal Training provide onsite face to face healthcare training to large and small group organisations and across the United Kingdom. Our tutors will travel to your workplace or choice of venue and deliver training at a time and date which fits in with your organisations work commitments. If you require training outside of normal working hours we will be more than happy to support you.
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