Learning Disability Courses
As a young person with autism (or a learning disability) develops they need
new challenges. Raising Horizons have developed interactive
available as a download, to
support their developmental needs as they progress.
Our elearning courses equips young people with
the personal skills they need to develop through their lives. The courses have portability, usability,
adaptability and are person-centered. They have been designed to be used in conjunction with a
Coach e.g. teacher, parent or carer. The Coach should work closely with the
student and discuss each lesson with them.
You can sample each course before you purchase,
with absolutely no obligation to buy. Just click the
Free Trial button
next to the course description.
The courses (listed below) are available as downloads at
each. We accept payment by credit card, cheque or bank transfer.
Travel with Me (12+ years)
Years (13-19 years)
Sign with Me
Please Note: The
downloads are NOT compatible with Apple Mac
Your School Day (5-10
target user age of this course is 5-10 years old and takes them through
the school day - ranging from getting ready for school, travelling to
school, recognising faces, working with others and interactive Games.
offers 60+ situational learning topics, designed to be used with the
support of a tutor, whether that is a teacher, parent, carer, friend or
sibling. The course is based on the concept that "It’s never too early
to start". This course helps parents support their children in
developing social skills.
Travel with Me (12+
is full of journeys but we are never fully prepared to make them!
Created with this in mind, Travel with Me is an interactive course
that takes the user through a variety of stages designed to prepare them
for any journey by bus, train, plane or car. From how to
plan and what to pack to checking in at airports, buying tickets at bus
stations and "Did you pack that bag yourself?"
Travel with Me creates
opportunities to develop strategies to make your journeys successful!.
There are over 50 learning topics such as planning a journey, learning
foreign language phrases.
The Teenage Years
interactive course will give teenagers a variety of situational
strategies designed to help them to recognise and acknowledge their
emotions and to create friendships. Aimed at those who may find social
and friendship situations difficult, The Teenage Years uses two
characters, Crane and Ember, to explore the complex world of maintaining
the course is "A Parent's Guide to The
Teenage Years" that raises issues and develops strategies directly
related to ways in which teenagers can be supported at such a
challenging stage of their development.
Sign with Me is a new approach to teaching British
Sign Language. Designed for use by members of the hearing community,
Sign with Me uses a series of 57 video clips to show the learner exactly
how key words and phrases can be used to communicate with deaf people.
Created for use by personnel including receptionists, doctors, nurses,
waiters, waitresses, retail and travel staff, Sign with Me aims to break
through the barriers often created through misunderstanding between the
deaf and hearing communities. Supported by sections designed to make
signing fun, Sign with Me is a course which encourages learning.
Areas covered are: Healthy Living, Eating Out, Travelling, In the
Workplace, Shopping and School/College.