The objective of this qualification is to help learners to progress within employment in a variety of sectors, and in a number of job roles where an understanding of autism and knowledge of how to support people with autism is required.
This qualification aims to develop learners’ understanding of autism and the principles of supporting individuals with autism. The course will cover the person-centred approach and influence of positive communication methods, how to support positive behaviour and how individuals with autism can be supported to live healthy and fulfilled lives.
What You Will Learn
Understand the characteristics that may be present in autistic individuals
Understand the conditions that commonly occur with autism
Learn the common misconceptions surrounding autism
Learn how speech, language and communication may differ in autistic people
Recognise how legislation and guidance underpins support
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