FLEXIBLE LEARNING
Health and Social Care

LEVEL 2 CERTIFICATE IN UNDERSTANDING AUTISM

LEVEL TWO

Autism is a complex neurodevelopmental condition that affects how a person communicates with others and how they interpret the world around them. There are around 700,000 people in the UK with autism – more than 1 in every 100. Having a clear understanding of the misconceptions, diagnoses and support surrounding autism are just some of the essential skills needed when working in mental health.

LOCATION

• England (Distance Learning)

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    COURSE FEES
    Full funding available depending on eligibility


  • COURSE DELIVERY
    Online or paper-based


  • COURSE DURATION
    6 Weeks

  • AWARDING BODY
    NCFE CACHE

COURSE CONTENT

  • Learn how individuals with autism process sensory information
  • Understand the characteristics that may be present in individuals with autism
  • Understand the conditions that commonly occur with autism
  • Learn the common misconceptions surrounding autism
  • Learn how speech, language and communication may differ in people with autism
  • Recognise how legislation and guidance underpins support

DOWNLOADABLE CONTENT

SAMPLE WORKBOOK
COURSE PDF

ELIGIBILITY

  • The learner must live in England and be over 19 years old

HOW TO SIGN UP

  • Fill out our online enquiry form for access to our induction process.
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