About The Course

The Awareness of Autism course is designed to give those working with children and young people with Autism an essential understanding of Autism Spectrum disorder and associated conditions. Learners will gain knowledge of how Autism is diagnosed and how best to support clients with Autism. This course aims to improve the level of support young people and children with Autism receive.

Learners must demonstrate a willingness to learn and participate in all group activities, case studies and group discussions.
All learners will receive a certificate of completion
3 Hours, typical course times are 0930-1630.
The course can be delivered at locations to suit the client
A maximum of 15 learners per trainer are allowed


Key Features

An understanding of Autism spectrum disorder
The history of autism
Possible causes and prevalence of autism
Recognition and diagnosis through the ‘triad of impairments
Associated sensory disorders and other conditions
How best to support clients with autism spectrum disorder
The importance of partnership working