Consultation on mandatory training and development for people working with those with a learning disability or autism.

The Department of Health and Social Care is holding an online consultation on mandatory training and development for people working with those with a learning disability or autism.

The consultation will be of particular interest to the families and carers of people with a learning disability or autistic people.

The consultation considers issues around the training and development needed to better support people with a learning disability or autistic people and around the DHS proposals on:

  • the planned content of the training;
  • how the training should be delivered;
  • how to involve people with a learning disability or autistic people in training; and
  • how they can mandate, monitor and evaluate the impact of training.

The consultation at the is open until 12 April and can be completed here.