What is this course about?

This qualification is designed to increase your awareness and understanding of behaviour that challenges and its effects, enabling you to respond effectively to signs and symptoms. You will identify different types of challenging behaviour, investigate underlying issues and possible reasons behind the behaviour. You will understand the impact of this behaviour on the individual and others and also how it may affect you. You will look into strategies for dealing with behaviour that challenges and legislation surrounding the individuals? rights. You will look into the management of behaviour and communication, whilst upholding the dignity and safeguarding of the individual.
Start: Available throughout the year.

How is it taught?

This is a distance learning qualification.

How will I be assessed?

As you work through the learning materials you will have the support of a knowledgeable assessor/tutor who will give you support, advice and guidance on the course content as well as providing robust feedback on the work you complete. Upon successful completion of the course you will be awarded the CACHE Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Behaviour that Challenges.

What could I do next?

Other distance learning courses or health related part time qualifications.
Course Code


  •  20 weeks


Fee Code: L

These courses receive government funding, and some learners will be eligible for FREE tuition if you meet specific criteria. Some ‘L’ code courses from Level 2 upwards may also have an Advanced Learning Loan available for most learners aged 19 and over. See here for more information about the criteria for free tuition and here for Advanced Learning Loans.

* Please note that fees shown are for 1 year only. If course is longer than 1 year/38 weeks, then additional fees will apply.