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Unit B23 Aerodrome Studios, 2-8 Airfield Way, Christchurch, Dorset, BH23 3TH - Telephone: 01425 273297

Autism Level 1

Course Aims

The aim of this course is to give learners the essential knowledge and skills required to provide care and support to people of all ages with autism.

This course is aimed at all types of health and social care providers that require an understanding of autism and especially for those who work with people that are affected by autism.  The course also gives guidance on intervention and coping techniques especially whilst caring for someone that also displays challenging behavior.

Learners are to undertake written assessment.

Course Content

On successful completion of this course the learner will be qualified to:

  • Operate within the legal boundaries with regard to caring for people with autism.
  • Understand the effects of autism and impairments including Asperger Syndrome.
  • Management Strategies including Medication.
  • Understand the impacts of autism on family, the care team and others
  • Appreciate respite and long term care.
  • Understand how to comply with company policy and procedure.

Course Duration

1/2 Day (3 Hours)

Number of Delegates

Maximum of 15

Price

Price as per current Price List