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Skills and Learning Award

The Award

Learning is a lifelong pursuit that can bring new skills and understanding to the things we do in our lives.

The Skills and Learning Award recognises a person or a group of people with a learning disability who have worked hard to develop their skills and take their knowledge to a new level.

Helpful Information

The following nomination criteria was asked for on the nomination form:

  • Demonstrate what new skill/s the person(s) has learned and how they use this skill/s regularly to enjoy life in new ways
  • Describe the setting that the person(s) is using their new skill in and provide evidence of the benefits
  • Demonstrate the challenges faced by the person(s) when learning this new skill/s
  • Describe how the person(s) or group has inspired others or challenged expectations.

Nomination Form

Nominations for the Learning Disability Awards 2019 have now closed. You can watch the 2019 finalist’s videos below. 

Keep in touch

If you have any questions about the nomination process or Learning Disability Awards, please email awards@scld.co.uk or call 0141 248 3733.