About The Course

The Autism in Depth course is an advanced autism course designed to give those working with people with Autism an in depth understanding of the condition and how best to support them in their daily lives. Learners will gain knowledge of recent and relevant research into the condition and will explore different methods of support in areas such as social interaction, communication and other developmental steps. This course aims to greatly improve the level of support people with Autism receive within the care service.

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
6 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
Recognition and diagnosis
Understanding the ‘triad of impairments’
Supporting with communication skills and social interaction
The importance of routines and other development steps
How to support clients through their environment
Relieving distress and anxiety
Associated sensory disorders and other conditions
The importance of partnership working