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Visual Impairment Awareness courses

This training session will give you the opportunity to develop the fundamental skills and knowledge to support your visually impaired customers and staff effectively.

Location
Fairfax House, Merrion Street, Leeds, LS2 8JU
Contact
Daniel Williams / daniel.williams@rnib.org.uk / 07808736621

Visual Impairment Awareness courses

This training session will give you the opportunity to develop the fundamental skills and knowledge to support your visually impaired customers and staff effectively.

The course will cover:

* Main eye conditions and their effects

* Emotional impact of sight loss

* How to guide and assist a blind or partially sighted person

* Appropriate language and effective communication

* Reasonable adjustments in compliance with the Equality Act 2010

* The importance of eye health care

* How the built environment can enable or disable people

Cost: £95