National Apprenticeship Week: Apprenticeship standard: Rehabilitation Worker Visual Impairment

6 February 2020
Source: Vision UK and RWPN

In national apprenticeship week Vision UK and RWPN would like to take this opportunity to remind all our members, friends and particularly ADASS members about the apprenticeship standard for Rehabilitation Worker Visual Impairment. ADASS’ position statement on vision rehabilitation emphasises the vital function this specialist role plays in reducing and preventing the need for care where people are experiencing sightloss

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RWPN: Apprenticeship in Rehabilitation Work now available, starting this September!

23 July 2018

The Institute for Apprenticeships has approved the Rehabilitation Worker standard ST0 431. The single biggest boost to regenerating the workforce for England is now in place. Here is the link to the standard. https://www.instituteforapprenticeships.org/apprenticeship-standards/rehabilitation-worker-visual-impairment/ Currently the only provider of the two year training course is Birmingham City University (BCU). The next cohort of students would start in autumn 2018. Any

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Rehabilitation Worker for the Visually Impaired Trailblazer Apprenticeship Briefing

9 June 2017
Source: RNIB

April 2017 Overview This briefing gives an overview of what the Trailblazer Apprenticeship Standard is, how it affects different organisations and progress to date regarding the rehabilitation worker for the Visually Impaired Apprenticeship Standard. What is the Trailblazer programme? As part of the government’s ambition to have 3 million apprentices by 2020, they have created the Trailblazer Programme. What is

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