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Supporting People with Autism

This e-learning course explains what autism spectrum conditions are, the impact they have and how people with autism differ from others in the way they make sense of the world. It is useful for professional carers as well as family members. The autism course identifies some of the common difficulties that autistic people experience and suggests techniques for helping them to overcome these on a day-to-day basis. Learners will then be able to use this information to provide people in their care with the appropriate support and guidance according to their needs.

See below for further information.

Sold By: Embrace Enterprises Ltd


Course Overview

This online course is broken down into 3 bite-sized units with the following titles:

  • What are Autism Spectrum Conditions
  • Characteristics of Autism and Support Strategies
  • Legal Protections and Effective Planning
Learning objectives

On completion of this online course learners will be able to:

  • Describe autism and list the different conditions within the spectrum
  • Explain the difficulties many autistic people have with communication, social behaviour and relationships
  • Explain strategies for supporting individuals in relation to the triad of impairments
  • Describe how people with autism often see the world around them in a different way to those without the condition
  • Describe the ‘theory of mind’ experiment and explain how it can be used as a diagnostic tool
  • Suggest possible ways of supporting people with memory problems or sensory sensitivity

Entry requirements

There are no entry requirements for this course

Course assessment and certification

On successful completion of the final assessment a downloadable certificate is immediately available from your Online Training Academy Dashboard.

After placing your order online you will receive the following emails;

  • Purchase Receipt Email
  • Account Confirmation Email
  • Online Training Academy Invitation Email

The subject line of your Invitation Email will read:

Thank you for your eLearning Marketplace purchase. You are invited to join The Online Training Academy learning portal.

Click on the link in the email to open the Online Training Academy sign in page and use your email address as your Username and use the Password that you setup during the checkout process.

Your Online Training Academy dashboard will now be displayed and you will see the course you have purchased.

You will be able to access the course for 12 months.

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