Independent Learning

This learning will give you a good level of understanding of MND and the work of the Association. It is made up of 8 modules each of which take around 1 hour to complete. These can be worked through at your own pace and completed in smaller portions.

If you are having problems accessing this learning please contact us and we will work to assist you.

Complete this learning before moving on to booking your Live Classroom Training.

Independent learning hub

Live Classroom Training

Live classroom training is made up of four 2.5 hour sessions which will be delivered via zoom by our Area Support Coordinators (ASCs).

Session 1 - Welcome to the MND Association

  • About MND
  • How we support people with MND
  • Our regional structure and how you fit in

Session 3 - Challenges within your role

  • Having difficult conversations
  • Setting boundaries
  • Looking after you

Session 2 - Care and enabling effective communication

  • Our community based care and support model
  • Optimising our communication

Session 4 - Our key policies and the next steps

  • Respecting personal data and confidentiality
  • Understanding conscious and unconscious bias

You will sign up for a regular session, which will take place at the same time over 4 consecutive weeks.

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Ongoing learning

In line with government guidelines to limit the spread of coronavirus we have postponed our Association Visitor Development days planned for this year. We are reviewing options for alternatives including arranging virtual events. You can read more information on coronavirus and MND.