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Certificate in Understanding Autism

  • LEVEL 2

Course Overview

This course will provide you with an understanding of autism and provide you with the knowledge to support autistic people, so they can reach their full potential to lead full, happy, and healthy lives. You’ll learn the benefits of the person-centered approach with positive communication methods that enables you to deliver the best possible support to autistic individuals.

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Entry Requirements

This is a fully online course and therefore internet access and a suitable device is required.
This is an adult funded course and therefore you wi...

Course information

This course consists of the following 4 units:
1. Common traits and diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorder
2. Sources of information, support, legislation, and guidance relevant to Autism Spectrum Conditions
3. Living with Autism Spectrum Conditions
4. Best practice relating to Autism Spectrum Conditions
6. Safe use of online and social media

On average 8-12 weeks. Maximum time allowed will be 16 weeks from the date you are first enrolled.

This remote online learning course allows you to study around your commitments and in a cost-effective way, studying on the go or in your own home and at a time that suits you. You will have the freedom to revisit areas of the course as little or as much as you like using online learning materials that you can study at your own pace. Support available from qualified tutors.

Online assessment.

TQUK accredited level 2 qualification (E-certificates upon achievement)

Nationally recognised qualification

Level 2