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Certificate in Understanding Autism – Level 3

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Understanding Autism
  • Is this course for you?

    This course is taught for 12 hours per week for 12 weeks. On successful completion of this qualification you will develop in-depth knowledge and understanding of autism.

  • Required qualifications

    There are no specific recommended entry requirements for this qualification. However, learners may find it helpful if they have already achieved a Level 2 qualification in a related subject.

  • What skills will I develop?

    Through engaging classroom activities and discussion you will gain knowledge and understanding of autism, including:

    • How to adopt a positive approach to supporting individuals with autism
    • The current legislative framework relating to individuals with autism and how different theories have developed over time
    • How to support and manage transitions for individuals with autism
    • The range of therapeutic interventions and support available for individuals with autism and co-occurring conditions
    • How to support communication and social interaction for individuals with autism
    • How to develop an understanding of how individuals with autism may be vulnerable and the support worker’s role and responsibilities relating to safeguarding according to legislative requirements
  • Careers

    By completing the qualification, learners will develop in-depth knowledge and understanding of autism which could support the knowledge of practitioners working with people with autism or those wishing to.

  • Is this course for you?

    This course is taught for 12 hours per week for 12 weeks. On successful completion of this qualification you will develop in-depth knowledge and understanding of autism.

  • Required qualifications

    There are no specific recommended entry requirements for this qualification. However, learners may find it helpful if they have already achieved a Level 2 qualification in a related subject.

  • What skills will I develop?

    Through engaging classroom activities and discussion you will gain knowledge and understanding of autism, including:

    • How to adopt a positive approach to supporting individuals with autism
    • The current legislative framework relating to individuals with autism and how different theories have developed over time
    • How to support and manage transitions for individuals with autism
    • The range of therapeutic interventions and support available for individuals with autism and co-occurring conditions
    • How to support communication and social interaction for individuals with autism
    • How to develop an understanding of how individuals with autism may be vulnerable and the support worker’s role and responsibilities relating to safeguarding according to legislative requirements
  • Careers

    By completing the qualification, learners will develop in-depth knowledge and understanding of autism which could support the knowledge of practitioners working with people with autism or those wishing to.

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