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Certificate in Understanding Autism

  • ONLINE
  • LEVEL 2

Course Overview

This course will provide you with an understanding of autism and provide you with the knowledge to support autistic people, so they can reach their full potential to lead full, happy, and healthy lives. You’ll learn the benefits of the person-centered approach with positive communication methods that enables you to deliver the best possible support to autistic individuals.

This is a fully online course and therefore internet access and a suitable device is required.

Course Code

FR2BHEAES0

Entry Requirements

This is an adult funded course and therefore you will need to be:
o Aged 19 or over as of 31/8/23
o If aged between 19 and 23 years old as o...

Course Code

FR2BHEAES0

Entry Requirements

This is an adult funded course and therefore you will need to be:
o Aged 19 or over as of 31/8/23
o If aged between 19 and 23 years old as o...

Course information

This course consists of the following 4 units:
1. Common traits and diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorder
2. Sources of information, support, legislation, and guidance relevant to Autism Spectrum Conditions
3. Living with Autism Spectrum Conditions
4. Best practice relating to Autism Spectrum Conditions
6. Safe use of online and social media

On average the course takes 8-12 weeks to complete depending on the time you can dedicate to it. If at any point you feel you may have any difficulties working to the suggested time frames, please liaise with your coach/tutor to discuss suitable adjustments. The maximum time allowed will be 16 weeks from the date you are first enrolled.

This remote online learning course allows you to study around your commitments, studying on the go or in your own home and at a time that suits you. You will have the freedom to revisit areas of the course as little or as much as you like using online learning materials that you can study at your own pace within an overall time frame of 16 weeks. Support is available from qualified tutors.

The course consists of online assessments. In order to keep your learning on track you will receive automated reminders for submissions, please liaise with you coach/tutor should you have any questions about completing in a timely fashion.

TQUK accredited level 2 qualification (E-certificates upon achievement)

Nationally recognised qualification

Level 2