The Autism Awareness course aims to develop your understanding of the diverse condition of autism and gives practical suggestions when working with individuals with autism. Autism refers to a whole range of social, language and communication problems. Severity ranges from mild and often undiagnosed to severe, where it is almost impossible for people to successfully engage in society.

Who needs this qualification?
Staff who work in caring establishments with clients with learning disabilities.
Such environments include:

  • Residential Homes
  • Nursing Home
  • Domiciliary Care
  • EMI Care Homes

Course Content

  • Types of Autism
  • Symptoms of ASD
  • Diagnosing ASD
  • Treating ASD
  • Medication
  • FAQ
  • Characteristics of ASD
  • Asperger Syndrome
  • Music Therapy
  • Speech and Language Therapy