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Where will this course lead?

This qualification aims to develop learners' understanding of autism and the principles of supporting individuals with autism - covering 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 will I study?

Mandatory units:

  • Introduction to autism
  • Using a person-centred approach to support individuals with autism
  • Communication and social interaction in individuals with autism
  • Sensory processing, perception and cognition in individuals with autism
  • Supporting positive behaviour in individuals with autism
  • Supporting individuals with autism to live healthy and fulfilled lives

How will this course be delivered?

This course is delivered via the method 'distance learning' which means you can choose when and where you study. 

What qualifications will I get?

Upon completion of these units (and additional optional units), you will be awarded with a NCFE CACHE Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Autism.

How will I be assessed?

You will be required to complete a paper based workbook, which you will then post or email to the College for marking. Feedback will then be provided to you and you will be informed if you have passed or required to re-submit work.

How do I get a place on the course?

Contact the Enrolment team on 01789 266245 or email:  hello@stratford.ac.uk

What are the entry requirements?

Due to funding eligibility, all candidates must be a minimum of 19 years old and have lived in the UK for 3+ years.

What else do I need to know?

This course is currently free to all learners. However, non-completers may be charged a fee of £100.

Location

Stratford-upon-Avon College

Start Date

Various

Day

Various

Time

TBC

Course Fee

Free

Course Code

HEFBV013OCP0

Study Mode

Distance Learning