The LASER Level 3 Award in Notetaking Skills for Support Staff Working with Sensory Impaired Learners is designed for teachers/tutors/lecturers/support assistants in a Higher Education setting but would also be appropriate to those working with younger learners. The Department for Education has approved the qualifications for inclusion on the Quality Assurance Framework for Disabled Learners Allowance for Higher Education Institutions.
Two pathways are available each consists of two units: one mandatory 3 credit unit: Notetaking Skills for Support Staff Working with Sensory Impaired Learners and one specialist 2 credit unit from the chosen pathway. The two pathways available are:
- Deaf and Hard of Hearing
- Vision Impairment