Autism Awareness

The aim of this course is to raise the awareness of Autism and to understand the social, emotional and physical challenges individuals may face and how to support them

Max AttendeesCourse Duration
12Half a day

Autism awareness course summary autism-brain-lead

  • Understanding Autism and how to identify it
  • Understanding Asperger syndrome
  • Understanding Pervasive Development Disorder
  • Discuss the facts and myths about Autism
  • Discuss how to support people with Autism
  • Understand the help and medication needed

Learning Outcomes

  • Recognise the common sensory differences experience by people who have Autism
  • Recognise the appropriate communication skills when supporting a person with Autism
  • Identify ways to work in partnership with friends and families to support individuals
  • Recognise how to support individuals to develop social skills
  • Identify how to support individuals with Autism to cope with transitions or difficult events

Certification

  • All delegates will receive a certification of attendance