Introduction to Children with Complex Physical Needs (Skills Boost/YPG)

Course Content

This new and exciting course will provide you with a brief introduction to children with complex physical needs. Throughout this course, you will be given the opportunity to explore a wide range of complex disabilities and the complex care a child who has complex disabilities may require. You will learn the importance of person-centred care and how you can apply this to the care you give to children, and also the care and compassion family members require to ensure care is inclusive. You will also explore the wider multidisciplinary team who also provide a range of care and support to a child requiring complex care as well as respite care organisations and education support provided throughout Tayside.

Entry Requirements

No formal entry requirements.

Future Prospects

Further study in Health & Social Care. Appropriate qualifications and successful interview required.


Course Overview
  • Study Type

    Work-based/Flexible Learning

  • Campus

    Off Site

  • Start Date


  • SCQF Level


  • Duration


  • Subject Area

    Health & Social Care

  • This course is currently free as part of our Skills Boost Activity but would normally cost £75.00
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