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Understanding Autism - Level 2

Autism is a spectrum condition that affects how a person communicates with others and how they interpret the world around them. This FREE online course will help you gain an understanding of the misconceptions, diagnoses and support surrounding autism to help better support those on the spectrum.

  • Course Description

    What will I learn?

    • Introduction to Autism
    • Using a Person-Centred Approach to Support Individuals with Autism
    • Communication and Social Interaction in Individuals with Autism
    • Sensory Processing, Perception and Cognition in Individuals with Autism
    • Supporting Positive Behaviour in Individuals with Autism
    • Supporting Individuals with Autism to Live Healthy and Fulfilled Lives
  • Entry Requirements

    You must be aged 19 or over and not on any other funded training programme to study this course.

  • Course Length

    This course is online

  • Course Fees
    Age Cost
    All ages Free
    19+ £0

    Fee information

    This course is FREE!

    Learners with an active Education, Health & Care Plan

    If you are aged 19 - 24 at the start of your course and have an active Education, Health & Care Plan (EHCP), any course up to and including level 3 will be fully-funded by the government. This means you will not have a course fee to pay and any equipment considered essential to complete your course will be provided by the college.

    Please note the information on this page was correct at the time of publication but is subject to change due to factors beyond our control.
  • Additional Information

    What qualification will I achieve?

    CACHE Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Autism

    How is my course assessed?

    Online assessments

There are several enrolment dates throughout the year. Please apply for further details.

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Duration 12 weeks

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01553 761 144

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01553 815 271

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