Gain an understanding of the different spectrum of autistic disorders and how they can affect people in a variety of ways, while exploring the importance of using a person-centered approach to provide support. Understand how to use appropriate communication skills and positive behavior to encourage individuals with autistic spectrum conditions to live fulfilling and independent lives.
This nationally recognised qualification will benefit anyone working, or looking to work, with individuals who have an autistic spectrum condition.
This course is delivered online. Studying via distance learning means you can choose when and where you study. All of our award-winning, online learning resources are of the highest quality and are designed to be engaging and interactive to keep you focused on your learning at all times.
Unit 1: Introduction to autism
Unit 2: Using a person-centered approach to support individuals with autism
Unit 3: Communication and social interaction in individuals with autism
Unit 4: Sensory Processing, perception and cognition in individuals with autism
Unit 5: Supporting positive behavior in individuals with autism
Unit 6: Supporting individuals with autism to live healthy and fulfilled lives.