Adult: Online Learning

Understanding Autism (Level 3)

Course Overview


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More than 1 in every 100 people in the UK have an autism diagnosis. The Level 3 Certificate in Understanding Autism is designed for learners who want to increase their knowledge and understanding of the condition, and the challenges and strengths that autistic people may experience.

You will learn about characteristics, diagnosis and how understanding and different theories surrounding autism have developed over time. Within this qualification, the term ‘autism’ is used as an umbrella term for all autistic spectrum conditions, including Asperger syndrome

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    On this course you will cover the following units; Autism in context Positive behavioural support for autistic individuals Support and management of transitions for autistic individuals Therapeutic interventions and support available for autistic individuals and co-occuring conditions Safeguarding and resilience in autism

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