LEVEL 2 QUALIFICATION

Autism Awareness Training.

This free online training explores what it’s like for an individual to live with autism and how staff can develop appropriate awareness, support and communication skills.

Free online course

The free course is fully-funded by HM Government.

No fee, no card details and no trial periods.

Certificate included

The certificate is a record of achievement and the employees reward for completing a nationally recognised qualification.

6 week course

The free online course takes on average 6 weeks to complete.

This is based on 4-5 hours of weekly study.

100% online

The free course is 100% online.

Employees can learn from the security of their home, office or wherever they feel comfortable.

CPD

The free online training is centred around continued professional development.

Employees can join thousands of learners in growing both professionally and personally.

Fully-funded by HM Government. Qualifications accredited by NCFE and TQUK.

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free staff training
free staff training
free staff training

Course Overview.

Millions are unfamiliar with what life looks like for adults and children with ASD.

This free online autism awareness training provides staff with a detailed understanding of what it’s like for an individual to live with autism.

Staff will gain a thorough introduction to autism, covering what is meant by ‘autism’. They will explore theories, and diagnosis and investigate support, communication, interaction, behaviour, and how you can help support healthy and fulfilled lives.

autism awareness training
autism awareness training

Employer
Benefits.

Gain a workforce with the right knowledge, skills, and behaviours for your company to succeed.

Employee
Benefits.

Have the flexibility to study when and where you want with 100% online learning.

Course Content.

To be awarded the Level 2 Certificate, employees must successfully complete all mandatory units.

Introduction to autism

This unit provides staff with an introduction to autism, covering what is meant by ‘autism’, theories, and diagnosis.

Staff will also look at common misconceptions associated with autism and conditions that can co-occur with autism.

 

Person-centred approach to support

This unit covers using a person-centred approach to support individuals with autism, incorporating the preferences and needs of the individual.

Staff will also look at legislation and guidance, and the support networks
available to individuals and their families.

Communication and interaction

This unit covers the potential delays and difficulties in speech, language, and social development sometimes faced by individuals with autism.

It also covers methods and strategies that could be used when communicating with an individual with autism.

Sensory processing and perception

In this unit, staff will gain an understanding of sensory processing, perception, and cognition in individuals with autism – including looking at hypersensitivity and hyposensitivity.

Staff will also consider how to support the sensory needs of individuals with autism.

Supporting positive behaviour

Through this unit staff will understand individuals’ behaviours in the context of autism.

Staff will also look at how to support positive behaviour and help individuals to develop coping strategies.

Healthy and fulfilled lives

This unit covers how to support individuals through transitions and life events, how to maintain their personal safety, and how to access services, facilities and employment opportunities.

Staff will also gain an understanding of what it’s like for an individual to live with autism.

Eligibility Criteria.

*EEA nationals will need to have obtained either pre-settlement or settled status and must provide evidence of this.

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save thousands - free staff training

Save Thousands.

Save thousands on training costs with our free online courses and increase your employee skills and productivity!

All courses are 100% online giving the employees the flexibility to study when and where they want. 

On average, in the UK, employers spend on average £1,530 per employee training a new employee.
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Flexible Learning.

Flexible learning gives the opportunity for employees to learn whenever and wherever they want to.

This provides the ideal opportunity to learn at a time and place that suits them. 

The advantages include: 

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