Understanding Autism Certification

About this course

Understanding Autism Certification

This detailed course is ideal for any employees in your organisation who have responsibility for working with or caring for autistic individuals, and are looking to expand their knowledge in the area or take the next step in their career.

Equally, it is useful for autistic individuals.

Organised into 11 concise, yet informative, modules, the course is perfectly structured, in order to give learners maximum flexibility to study at their own pace.

Upon completion of the Understanding Autism Certification, students will have the tools that they need to support autistic individuals and their families in the most effective way.

What you will learn

What’s Covered in the Course?

Students can benefit from acquiring skills in the following areas:

  • A clear understanding of what autism is, the various other conditions that could be linked to autism and the main causes of the condition;
  • An overview of the ways in which health professionals diagnose autism and some of the main treatments and interventions that are used in order to manage the condition;
  • Information relating to the behavioural indicators that are present in an autistic person, including how they communicate, and how to care for and understand autistic individuals in the most effective way, using a caring, person-centred approach;
  • A summary of the many myths surrounding the condition and the best ways in which to improve understanding of autism in the community;
  • Tips on how to provide a safe, caring and positive environment for people on the autism spectrum, with a key focus on providing structure and organisation to foster a sense of security.

Benefits of this course

What are the Benefits of the Course?

This is a valuable course for those who have a particular professional interest in autism. Here are some of the benefits for students:

  • A comprehensive knowledge of autism and some of the complexities and difficulties associated with the condition;
  • No time limits on completing the course, meaning that learners can undertake it at their own pace, often alongside their existing job;
  • A CPD Certification, ideal for those who want to progress their career in the field;
  • Well-structured, easy-to-follow online modules.


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