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1 Day Course

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Where and When

Delivered at a venue of your choice throughout the UK, contact us for availability.

Accredited Course

The course content are accredited by the Open College Network (OCN) Credit4Learning as a Level 3 course.

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Course Overview

This training course explains what autism is and highlights the challenges which may be particularly present in school and other education settings including challenges with sensory integration, multi-tasking and peer inclusion.

This training course will consider how children and young people with autism may need to be supported with structure, sequencing and self-evaluation and to be able to imagine cause and effect of behaviours.

This training course will consider cognitive and sensory theories of autism to consider what may cause behavours and challenges to present and will consider support strategies and environmental adaptations which can be made to encourage interaction and promote inclusion. This is a Level 3 accredited course.

Course Learning Outcomes

Below are the main topics covered in this course, expand each one to see the criteria.

1Understand what autism is
  • 1.1Describe what autism is
  • 1.2Explain facts and myths about autism
  • 1.3Explain the difference between autism and Asperger syndrome
2Understand the Triad of Impairments
  • 2.1Explain and evaluate the Triad of Impairments
3Understand characteristics of autism
  • 3.1Describe challenges which particularly relate to autism in school and other education settings
  • 3.2Discuss the importance of structure, routine and sequencing
  • 3.3Explain how multi-tasking and complex instructions can be challenging for some children and young people with autism
4Understand cognitive theories of autism
  • 4.1Explain and evaluate the cognitive theory of Executive Function and autism
5Understand sensory theories of autism
  • 5.1Explain and evaluate the theory of Sensory Integration and autism
6Understand ways of providing support and adapting environments
  • 6.1Describe ways of providing support to children and young people with autism including structure, routine and sequencing
  • 6.2Describe environmental changes which can be made to promote inclusion and interaction in school and other education settings for children and young people with autism

Accreditation

The course content are accredited by the Open College Network (OCN) Credit4Learning as a Level 3 course.

Certification

Each learner completing this course will receive an accredited Level 3 certificate of learning.

Additional Information

Training course duration

1 Day (please contact us if you require training which runs to a different timescale).

Availability of this training course

This Autism For Education Professionals training course is available as in-house training at a venue of your own choice throughout the UK.

Audience for this course

This Autism In The Classroom training course is designed for professionals working with children and young people in school and other education settings including support teams, education professionals and classroom assistants.

QCF Units

<p>This training course is designed to meet the standards outlined in the new Children&rsquo;s Homes (England) Regulations which were introduced on 1st April 2015 and can contribute to outcomes of QCF units including the National Diploma for the Children and Young People&rsquo;s Workforce.</p>

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