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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

Please include the following information for the judges:

  • 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

You can download a Skills and Learning nomination form here.

Download an easyread version here.

*Please save a copy of your nomination form on your computer as soon as you download it, so that you don’t lose your work. 

Keep in touch

More details will soon follow about the nominations for the Learning Disability Awards 2019.  If you have any questions about the nomination process, please email awards@scld.co.uk or call 0141 248 3733.

Watch all of the finalists’ videos from the Learning Disability Awards 2018.