Certificate in understanding autism in adults

The purpose of this qualification is to develop your knowledge and understanding of autism and how to support individuals with autism to live healthy and fulfilled lives.

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Course overview

At a glance

Level

2

Duration

6 weeks

Location

Online

About the course

This course will give you an in-depth understanding of autism and how to support individuals to lead positive, healthy and independent lives.

This short course will run via weekly webinars, giving you the opportunity to do your coursework at home. You will receive a professional Level 2 qualification awarded to you by TQUK.

Is this course right for you?

This course is suitable for anyone over the age of 19 and working in the health and social care sector. Whether you are at a junior or senior level it is a valued qualification to apply for.

It is an ideal programme for you if you are working with or will work with adults with autism, in a care home or a domestic setting. Additionally it is suitable for you if you wish to develop your general knowledge and understanding of autism.

Realise epitomises what a positive partnership working can achieve. They are professional and supportive of myself and my staff.

Dr Louise May, Director and Owner of Kare Plus Wirral and Liverpool

Thanks to Realise, we can offer new caregivers a recognised qualification, which has provided us with some amazing new staff.

Michael, Recruitment and Training Manager, Home Instead

What you’ll learn

You will cover a range of topics to help you develop and expand your knowledge and skills.

Learning topics include:

  • Introduction to autism
  • Using a person-centred approach to support individuals with autism
  • Communication and social interaction in individuals with autism
  • Sensory processing, perception, and cognition in individuals with autism
  • Supporting positive behaviour in individuals with autism
  • Supporting individuals with autism to live health and fulfilled lives

Need more information?

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How you’ll learn

Throughout the course you will receive support for your learning and have access to trainers.

You’ll learn through:

  • Live webinars
  • Remote working
  • Dedicated support
  • Online assessments

Frequently asked questions

How do you understand autism?
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This course will give you an in-depth understanding of autism and how to support individuals to lead positive, healthy and independent.
What is the certificate in understanding autism?
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The purpose of this qualification is to develop your knowledge and understanding of autism and how to support individuals with autism to live healthy and fulfilled lives.
How does the course work?
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The course is delivered by an industry expert trainer It is broken down into live webinars, remote working, dedicated support and online assessments.
How long does it take to complete this course?
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Typically, it will take approximately 6 weeks to complete this course.

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