Autism Awareness Training Course
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10% discount on 10+ courses
20% discount on 50+ courses
This Autism Awareness training course will help you understand more about Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASDs) and how these affect the children that you work with.
Upon completion, you’ll know how to identify the signs of autism and understand how you can support an autistic child in your setting. The course will help you to recognise the challenges that autistic children face so that you can help them reach their full potential.
- Developed by education professionals
- Online training course and assessment with no time limits
- Accredited by CPD
- Approximate duration: 3 hours
- High quality certificate posted next working day
- Downloadable certificate on completion
- Full audio voiceover
This course is suitable for anyone whose job role requires them to work with autistic children, whether it’s on a full-time, part-time or voluntary basis. This includes activity leaders, charity workers, carers and childminders.
It’s also suitable for parents, guardians, and family members of autistic children. This course will provide a greater understanding of autism and how to help an autistic child. It’s written at an introductory level, and no previous knowledge is needed.
On successful completion of the course you will be sent a quality assured certificate through the post the next working day.
This can be used to provide evidence for compliance and audit.
All of our courses are accredited by the CPD Certification Service as conforming to universally accepted Continuing Professional Development (CPD) guidelines.
This certificate does not have an expiry date. However, based on industry best practice guidelines,
the recommended renewal period for this training is 3 years. We will print this recommended renewal date on your certificate.
||Introduction to Autism
||What is autism, autism spectrum disorder, myths and misconceptions, facts about autism, terminology, and autism and the law.
||What Causes Autism?
||Genetic factors, environmental factors, neurological factors, and other factors.
||The main areas of difficulty, social communication, social interaction, social imagination, special interests and routines, sensory sensitivity, related conditions and challenges, and strengths in autism.
||Profiling an Autistic Child
||Understanding the child, behaviour, obsessions, interactions, communication, anxiety, change, and finalising the profile.
||Your Relationship With an Autistic Child
||Your job role, existing knowledge, skills, characteristics, and antifragile.
||Supporting Children in Everyday Life
||Homework, trips and outings, leisure and entertainment, holidays, and parents and carers.